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Medicine: Tuberculosis #586160

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 02, 1992
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Studio: Robert Bazell) Tuberculosis (TB) epidemic featured; figures on the number of Tuberculosis cases reported last year cited. [National Jewish Medical Center Dr. Michael ISEMAN - talks about infection of health workers.] Ratio of interns and residents in big city hospitals who are getting infected with Tuberculosis reported. [Bellevue Hospital Dr. Nicholas SCIPATARIS - comments on Tuberculosis risk.] [Bellevue nurse Susan WEISS - talks about her Tuberculosis .] Spread of Tuberculosis in hospitals by AIDS patients reported. [National Insts. of Health Dr. Anthony FAUCI - says research will take years.]

Reporter(s):
Bazell, Robert;
Brokaw, Tom
Duration:
00:02:30

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