NBC Evening News for Sunday, Nov 23, 1980
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REPORTER: Jane Pauley
(Chicago, Illinois) Controversy surrounding coronary bypass surgery examined; films shown. Cases of John Fitzgerald and Sid Anderson outlined. [American Heart Association president Dr. James SCHOENBERGER - questions technique's validity.] Criticism of coronary bypass detailed; findings of Veterans Administration study noted. Findings of other studies discussed; national panel of heart experts said convening next month to consider controversy.
REPORTER: Barry Kaufman
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