ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 18, 1985
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REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(Harrisburg, Pennsylvania) Penn State artificial heart reported implanted in Anthony Mandia pending human heart transplant; details given, scenes, photos shown. [Dr. John BURNSIDE - explains basis of decision to use untried heart.] Barney Clark and Michael Drummond recalled; concern over blood clotting factor of artificial hearts and hopes for Penn State device cited. [Dr. Robert JARVIK - anticipates Mandia leaving hospital.]
REPORTER: George Strait
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