NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 22, 2002
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(New York: Robert Bazell) The success of radio show host Rush Limbaugh's cochlear implant in restoring part of his hearing reported; details given about the use of the cochlear implant to treat profound deafness; computer animation shown of a working cochlear implant. [Voice of LIMBAUGH - describes his hearing.] [Patient Susan WIEFALD - says she has her life back.] [New York University Hospital Dr. J. Thomas ROWLAND - says more people want the surgery.]
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