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Bionic Medicine #301035

CBS Evening News for Monday, Nov 25, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Salt Lake City, UT) Status of bionic medicine research and development, its progress and limitations, examined; Jarvik 7 artificial heart's contd. problems with blood clotting cited as example Barney Clark, Michael Drummond said illustrating Jarvik 7's limitations and potential use. [Designer Robert JARVIK - explains planned design changes.] Success with portable artificial kidney, robotic arms and hands discussed. [Mechanical engineer Barry HANOVER - explains bio-engineering' s limitations.]
REPORTER: Jerry Bowen

Reporter(s):
Bowen, Jerry;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:30

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