WORLD'S TINIEST BABY The world’s tiniest baby tips the scales at only 19 ounces where he’s receiving care at an Atlantic City, N.J. hospital. He’s so small he can wear the nurse’s ring as an armband but gets annoyed when she places a teacup on his head.
CHILDREN RECEIVE SALK POLIO VACCINE - 1955 Science takes a momentous stride forward in 1955 with the advent of a polio vaccine developed by Dr. Jonas Salk. Children line up for the vaccine, which Dr. Salk delivers himself, much to the dismay of one little girl who realizes it may be for her own good but still hates the needles.
MASS POLIO VACCINATIONS BEGIN - 1955 The new Salk polio vaccine is shipped out to medical centers where families line up with their children to receive vaccination shots offering protection against the crippling disease.
CHEMOTHERAPY & X-RAYS USED IN CANCER TREATMENTS - MONTAGE This montage on the treatment of cancer includes a CU of a nurse's hands injecting an IV catheter for chemotherapy into a patient's arm, CU of two IV catheters then MS pan up from the feet to the head of a woman pushing the IV stand she is hooked up to down a hospital corridor. A doctor (or x-ray technician) examines x-rays for signs of cancer and ECU of clear liquids dripping through an IV catheter.
Date: November 24, 2006 - COLOR Source: Video: DV Length: 00:00:13:00, No Audio
ELDERLY WOMAN WITH GUILLAIN-BARRE SYNDROME An elderly woman is stricken with a rare neurological condition called Guillain-Barre syndrome and requires immediate care from hospital staff who pull the curtains around a hospital bed, check vital signs and prepare treatment. In rare cases people develop the syndrome which causes an ascending weakness or paralysis from the legs up after receiving flu vaccinations. With prompt medical treatment approximately 80 percent will recover fully from the scary disorder.
Date: November 13, 2006 - COLOR Source: Video: DV Length: 00:00:17:00, No Audio
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