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Medicine: Emergency Services / Los Angeles, California #730236

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jun 07, 2003
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(Studio: Russ Mitchell) CDC study on emergency medical room services outlined on screen.

(Los Angeles: Bill Whitaker) The problems at the county hospital in Los Angeles featured; hospital scenes shown. [Arthritis patient who needs knee replacement, Barbara MADISON†- describes her symptoms; worries she will never walk again.] [L.A. County ER physician Dr. Gary PAYINDA†- outlines what happens at the hospital.] [ER medical researcher Dr. Brent ASPLIN†- says this hospital has the worst crowding conditions.] [California Medical Assn. Dr. Brian JOHNSTON†- says it can only get worse.]

Mitchell, Russ;
Whitaker, Bill

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