John Gibbon and His Heart-lung Machine

John Gibbon and His Heart-lung Machine

eBook - 1991
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Delves into the failures and perseverance, the encouragements and discouragements, behind Gibbon's first successful use of a machine to support a patient's heart and lungs during surgery, in 1953. Also chronicles the machine's development after Gibbon turned to other endeavors. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Publisher: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [1991], ©1991
ISBN: 9780585172835
Branch Call Number: 617.412 Ro
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xxii, 251 pages) : illustrations
Additional Contributors: EBSCOhost (Online service)


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