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Nightline: High-Priced Miracles #648267

ABC Special for Friday, Dec 27, 1996

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Taped segments with Tim Johnson (ABC), heart-lung surgeon Dr. Steven Gundry, heart surgery patient's mother Maisha Mendoza, emphysema patient Sarah Dunn, Surgical Center for Emphysema Director Dr. John Simon, heart-lung surgeon Dr. Nan Wang, Bruce Vladeck of the Health Care Financing Administration, and lung surgeon Dr. Joel Cooper, and a brief discussion between Chris Wallace (ABC) and Johnson re: issues related to surgical procedures not currently covered by medical insurance.


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