This "state-of-the-art" review of surgical treatment for cardiac and vascular disease revealed the progress, and the
severe limitations of this field in the years just before hypothermia and heart-lung bypass technology made longer surgeries,
including open-heart surgery, possible.
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18 (1,101,743 Bytes)
DeBakey, Michael E.
Periodical: DeBakey, Michael E. "Diseases of the Cardiovascular System (Surgical)." Annual Review of Medicine, (1950): 79-96.
Article. 18 Images.
Reprinted, with permission, from the Annual Review of Medicine, volume 1 copyright 1950: pgs. 79-96, by www.annualreviews.org
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Building Baylor College of Medicine and Expanding Surgical Frontiers, 1948-1963