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Flu Season / Vaccine Shortage #743814

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Dec 11, 2003
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Studio: Elizabeth Kaledin) Concern over shortages of flu vaccine featured; scenes shown of people in lines for the vaccine in Pittsburgh; map shown of states with widespread infection; details given about the CDC’s vaccine recommendations, including the suggestion that low-risk people use the nasal vaccine FluMist. [CDC Dr. Julie GERBERDING@- comments on the early start of the outbreak.] [CDC Dr. Scott HARPER@- says this family of viruses causes worse disease.] [New York Weill Cornell Medical Center Dr. Adam STRACHER@- comments on the need to plan better.]

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan;
Kaledin, Elizabeth
Duration:
00:02:00

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