CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 21, 1992
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(Studio: Edie Magnus) Swedish research on survival rates of prostate cancer patients without treatment featured; details given; "Journal of the American Medical Association" (JAMA) article quoted; surgery scenes shown. [Patient Allen BOSS - comments on his prostatectomy.] [Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Dr. Willet WHITMORE - talks about over- treating.] [Tisch Hospital NYU Medical Center Dr. Marc COHEN - comments on risks of not having prostatectomy.] Discussion held about the importance of early diagnosis.
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