CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 02, 1992
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(New York: Edie Magnus) Active compression and decompression device (ACD) for resuscitating cardiac arrest victims featured; excerpt shown from film "The Abyss"; scenes shown of standard CPR being performed, and ACD being used on dummies. [American College of Emergency Physicians Dr. Stephen LYNN - notes number of people who die per year from sudden cardiac arrest, effectiveness of standard CPR.] [University of California, San Francisco, Dr. Kelly TUCKER, LYNN - note effectiveness of ACD devices.] Limited testing of the device reported.
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