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Baby Fae Death #294368

CBS Evening News for Friday, Nov 16, 1984
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(Studio) Death of Baby Fae after record time with baboon heart reported.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Loma Linda, California) [Dr. Leonard BAILEY - laments child's death, praises impact of her life and family's decision.] Circumstances surrounding Baby Fae's death examined. [BAILEY - considers causes of her death.] [Dr. Sandra NEHLSEN-CANNARELLA - feels experiment was successful; explains.] [BAILEY - defends. aura of secrecy surrounding procedure; notes final words of Baby Fae's mother.]
REPORTER: Jerry Bowen

(Barstow, California) Reaction here to Stephanie Fae's death examined; films shown. [Godfather Rick ATTWOOD, Henry REIDEL, Nancy POOLE, Jerry HARRIS - mourn child's death; offer burial plot.]
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

(DC) Moral and ethical questions surrounding Baby Fae's baboon heart transplant discussed. [Dr. John NAJARIAN, courtesy "Face the Nation", bioethicist Ronald BAYER, Hastings Center spokesperson Arthur CAPLAN, Senator Albert GORE, Junior - consider differing perspectives.] [Dr. Leonard BAILEY - calls for analysis of Baby Fae experience before repeating procedure.]
REPORTER: Lem Tucker

Bowen, Jerry;
Drinkwater, Terry;
Rather, Dan;
Tucker, Lem

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