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American's Vital Signs / Cosmetic Surgery #568507

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, May 17, 1989
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(DC: Robert Hager) Problems resulting from inappropriate use of cosmetic surgery examined. [Cosmetic surgeon Dr. Julius NEWMAN - comments on his practice and problem of unqualified people performing operations.] Deceptive ads. reported used by unqualified cosmetic surgeons. [Cosmetic surgery victims Angela BROWN, Joyce PALZO - comment on infections resulting from malpractice.] [NEWMAN - says doctors should operate in hospitals.] [Representative Ronald WYDEN - says current situation is unacceptable.] [PALZO - says people should be happy the way they are.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Hager, Robert

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