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Med.: Aspirin / Heart Attacks #318220

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 27, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Aspirin and heart disease study results given. Report introduced.

(DC: Lem Tucker) Heart attacks in United States featured. Aspirin reported significantly reducing heart attack incidence. [Yale Univ. medical center Dr. Lawrence COHEN - announces study results.] Study discussed; details given, scenes shown. Results illustration Participants noted not having heart disease history. [Voice of COHEN - comments on study's impact.] [Research director Dr. Charles HENNEKENS - comments on usage by average person.] ["New England Journal of Med." Dr. Arnold RELMAN - comments on aspirin allergies.] Researchers quoted on aspirin reducing heart attacks among women in addition to men.

Rather, Dan;
Tucker, Lem

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