NBC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 29, 1984
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REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(Los Angeles, California) FDA (Food and Drug Administration) reported approving implant of artificial ear device for the deaf; Julia Bienenstock's case cited as example [BIENENSTOCK - describes effect of device on her life.] [Kristen CLOUD - notes she can now hear danger signals; explains.] [FDA (Food and Drug Administration) spokesperson Mark NOVITCH (sic) - notes limitations so far on FDA (Food and Drug Administration) approval.] Device's function explained, illustrated. [BIENENSTOCK - comments.] Implications of device for further research and refinement considered.
REPORTER: Frank Bourgholtzer
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