Success with arterial homografts encouraged DeBakey and others to experiment with similar replacements for diseased heart
valves. Here he reported on a trial with 16 dogs in his lab, concluding that valve homografts might also be used clinically.
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1961-10 (October 1961)
Beall, Arthur C. Jr.
Morris, George C. Jr.
Cooley, Denton A.
DeBakey, Michael E.
Periodical: Beall, Arthur C. Jr., George C. Morris Jr., Denton A. Cooley, and Michael E. DeBakey. "Homotransplantation of the Aortic
Valve." Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 42, 4 (October 1961): 497-506. Article. 11 Images.