The Genius of C. Walton Lillehei and the True History of Open Heart Surgery

The Genius of C. Walton Lillehei and the True History of Open Heart Surgery

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A brilliant heart surgeon whose discoveries paved the way for generations of other doctors in his field has his career and reputation torn apart. Armed with fresh and thoroughly researched information on one of the most influential - and enigmatic- figures in medicine, Goor's fascinating, insightful biography combines an understanding of both science and the politics involved in the history of the repair and healing of the human heart.show more

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  • Hardback | 410 pages
  • 157.48 x 231.14 x 38.1mm | 680.39g
  • Vantage Press
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations, frontispiece, figures
  • 0533155576
  • 9780533155576

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