ABC Evening News for Monday, Oct 10, 1983
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(Studio) American Society of Anesthesiologists' warning over potential dangers, incl. death, of common anesthetic bupivacaine.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(Atlanta, Georgia) Bupivacaine's frequent use in Caesarean sections and medical community's concern over apparent relationship between bupivacaine and several deaths recently examined. [Dr. Gershon LEVINSON - explains dangers involved.] FDA's notice to doctors warning about dosage amount of bupivacaine discussed.
REPORTER: George Strait
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