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Medicine: Pharmacy Mistakes (Part II) #960373

ABC Evening News for Friday, Mar 05, 2010
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Studio: Brian Ross) An ABC News investigation into pharmacy errors with prescription drugs examined; details given about the case of Pam Stockton, who the wrong drug for her daughter, about the problem of drugs with sound-alike names & Target's redesign of its bottles & labels. [STOCKTON - reacts.] [FDA Dr. Gerald DAL PAN†- says medication errors can cause harm.] [Inst. for Safe Medication Practices Allen VAIDA†- shows eye medicine in similar packaging.] [Designer of Target Clear Rx Deborah ADLER†- comments on the solution.]

Reporter(s):
Sawyer, Diane;
Ross, Brian
Duration:
00:03:00

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