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Hurricane Katrina / State of Emergency / New Orleans / Charity Hospital #801922

CNN Evening News for Friday, Sep 02, 2005
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(Baton Rouge & New Orleans: Sanjay Gupta) The dire situation at Charity Hospital in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina featured; scenes shown from inside this public hospital, which has no electricity & where the dead are in the stairwell; details given of the problems of getting the patients out. [Charity Hospital's Dr. Ben DEBOISBLANC†, Dr. Kiersta KURTZ-BURKE†, MAN - assess the medical condition of patients & the situation here.] Charity Hospital's role in caring for trauma & public patients & the evacuation of the Tulane hospital discussed.

Brown, Aaron;
Gupta, Sanjay

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