Blood Supply Safety and Availability

Witnesses testified about blood shortages and about potential disease transfers through the blood supply. Of particular concern was a form of mad cow disease which might be transferred from people who had been in Great Britain in the last two years.

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • James AuBuchon Professor Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Janet Heinrich Director General Accounting Office->Health Financing and Public Health
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Blood Supply Safety and Availability

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Program ID:
152298-1
Category:
House Committee
Format:
House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 23, 1999
Last Aired:
Sep 24, 1999

Airing Details

  • Sep 23, 1999 | 8:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 24, 1999 | 3:07am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 24, 1999 | 2:13pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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