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Medicine: Breast Implants / Dow Corning #335852

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 13, 1991
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Washington: Bob Schieffer) FDA (Food and Drug Administration) advisory panel's conclusions on safety of Dow Corning silicone gel breast implants featured; scenes shown. [Panel member Dr. Genevieve MATANOSKI, Dow Corning Corporation Berry LIPSCOMB - comment on implants.] Scientists reported saying Dow Corning did not test the implants thoroughly enough. [FDA (Food and Drug Administration) Daniel McGUNAGLE - comments on Dow testing.] [Implant recipient Terry DAVIS - comments on FDA (Food and Drug Administration) conclusions.] Panel's plans to review implants made by other manufacturers tomorrow noted.

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan;
Schieffer, Bob
Duration:
00:01:50

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