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Vital Signs (Early Warning) #572314

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 14, 1990
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Studio: Michele Gillen) Danger of substandard mammography equipment examined; FDA (Food and Drug Administration) documents quoted on screen. [Misdiagnosed patient Grace SHAPIRO - comments.] [FDA (Food and Drug Administration) Dr. Elizabeth JACOBSEN, Michigan regulator Janet O'SUCH - comment on FDA's failure to warn public.] [Kramex vice president Denise COHEN, technologist Linda PICKMAN, accreditation physicist Dr. Ed HENDRICK, Dr. Howard SHEALEY - respond to criticism of Kramex mammography system.] National standards being considered by Congress mentioned; women noted urged to visit clinics accredited by American College of Radiology.

Brokaw, Tom;
Gillen, Michele

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