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A Closer Look (Childhood Vaccines) #650932

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 18, 2001
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) The shortage of childhood vaccines introduced; statistics cited.

(New York: John McKenzie) The national issue of the shortage of vaccines for children examined; details given of reasons for the shortage. [Children's Hospital-Boston Dr. Hank BERNSTEIN - comments on the vaccine shortage and the resulting lack of protection.] [Children's Hospital-Denver Dr. Robert BRAYDEN - cites the lack of pneumococcal vaccine.] [Boston University School of Medicine Dr. Jerome KLEIN - says we will occasionally be in trouble.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) CDC (Centers for Disease Control) recommendation's on the Website noted.

Jennings, Peter;
McKenzie, John

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