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Medicine: AIDS / Hockey #336751

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Dec 05, 1991
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Washington: Mark Phillips) AIDS scare in professional hockey caused by a woman's disclosure that she had slept with many hockey players before she died of AIDS featured; hockey scenes shown. Los Angeles player Wayne Gretzky noted calling for mandatory AIDS testing of hockey players. [Actuel Medical Clinic Dr. Rejean THOMES - comments on woman's disclosure.] [Captain, Montreal Canadiens Guy CARBONNEAU - says everyone wonders who she was.] [George Washington University Medical Center Dr. Sylvia SILVER - comments on chances of being infected from blood on hockey field.] [Montreal Canadiens Kirk MULLER - comments on mandatory testing.]

Phillips, Mark;
Rather, Dan

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