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The Adrian Kantrowitz Papers

Title:
[Haskell Shanks waving as he is discharged from Sinai Hospital of Detroit]
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Description:
Shanks was the first patient to be discharged to home with a left ventricular assist device intended to remain permanently in the body.
Number of Image Pages:
1 (152,113 Bytes)
Date:
1971-09-18 (September 18, 1971)
Creator:
Sinai Hospital of Detroit
Rights:
Courtesy of Sinai Hospital of Detroit.
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Subject:
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Heart Ventricles
Heart-Assist Devices
Exhibit Category:
Further Innovations in Diastolic Augmentation, 1968-2008
Relation:
Metadata Record [Adrian Kantrowitz at a press conference following Haskell Shanks discharge from the Sinai Hospital of Detroit] (September 18, 1971) jpg (29,328 Bytes)
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Unique Identifier:
GNBBGY
Document Type:
Photographic prints
Format:
image/jpeg
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2009-06-05
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