NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 28, 1979
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(Studio) Decr. in fear about heart surgery over last few years and improvements in success rate reported No. of operations performed at Texas Heart Institute described.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(Houston, Texas) Details given about typical day of heart surgery at Texas Heart Institute, largest of its kind in world. Operations performed by Dr. Denton Cooley described. Info. about heart problems and surgery noted. [COOLEY - discusses his expertise and experience and idea of having assembly line schedule of surgery. Says this is his profession and hobby.]
REPORTER: Robert Bazell
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