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Medicine: Hospital Mistakes / Quaid & Denham Interview (Part I) #963913

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Apr 22, 2010
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.

(New York: Randi Kaye) The hospital nightmare for actor Dennis Quaid whose twins were given a massive overdose of the drug Heparin At Cedar-Sinai hospital reviewed. [QUAID - explains what happened to the twins who could have died; notes the labelling problem for giving the right dosage.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) CNN interview with Quaid & Texas Medical Inst. of Technology Dr. Charles Denham about medical mistakes. [QUAID - says the twins are now doing great; recounts what happened when the twins were overdosed with a blood thinner.] [DENHAM - calls hospital errors a staggering problem.]

Reporter(s):
Cooper, Anderson;
Kaye, Randi
Duration:
00:05:40

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