ABC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 13, 1975
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(Studio) 2 years ago, British scientist dvtd. x-ray brain scanner. American scientists development system to scan entire body.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner
(DC) Procedure known as ACTA, or automatic computerized transverse axial tomographic scanner. Machine X-rays whole body at once. Machine at Georgetown University Med. Center shown in action. [Dr. Robert LEDLEY - explains x-ray picture.] Scanner can save patient from exploratory surgery. Disease and problems can be found much earlier.
REPORTER: Jules Bergman
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