NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 28, 1988
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(Studio: Connie Chung) "New England Journal of Medicine" study with regard to breast cancer discussed. Report introduced.
(NYC: Robert Bazell) Study noted indicating that greater use of chemotherapy would save more women from breast cancer deaths; details given, scenes shown. [Sloan-Kettering Med. Center Dr. Larry NORTON - comments on the disease.] Hormone treatment called tamoxifen noted widely used among older women; breast cancer study results outlined on screen. [PATIENT - comments on using tamoxifen.] [Dr. Ezra GREENSPAN - comments on survival rate.]
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