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Artificial Heart #87945

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 29, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Louisville, Kentucky) Contd. progress of artificial heart recipient William Schroeder featured; photos shown. [Dr. Allan LANSING - describes patient's reaction to first beer.] [Margaret SCHROEDER - is grateful for extended time with husband.] [Mel SCHROEDER - thinks father's prolonged life is daily bonus.] [Margaret SCHROEDER - describes feeling artificial heart's beat.] [LANSING - quotes patient's response to Dr. William DeVries' lifting him into sitting position.] [Mel SCHROEDER - comments.] Complications arising so far described. [LANSING - acknowledges probability of Schroeder's condition worsening.]
REPORTER: George Strait

Jennings, Peter;
Strait, George

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