CBS Evening News for Sunday, Feb 02, 1997
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(Studio: John Roberts) The new rules setting priorities for liver transplants examined; details given of statuses 1 through 3 regarding liver transplant policies. [Liver recipient Roberta HARTMAN - comments on her liver and the allotment system.] [United Network for Organ Sharing Dr. James BURDICK, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Dr. John FUNG, liver patient Todd TOMASIC - offer differing opinions on organ policy that favors acute liver patients over those with chronic liver problems.] How the UNOS system that favors geographical locales works and the Health and Human Services hearings on it outlined.
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