King of Hearts The True Story of the Maverick Who Pioneered Open Heart Surgery Review ´ 2

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Ournalist King of MOBI : has ever brought all of the thrilling specifics of this triumph to lifeThis is the story of the surgeon many call the father of of Hearts The PDF/EPUB open heart surgery Dr C Walton Lillehei who along with colleagues at University Hospital in Minneapolis and a small band of pioneers elsewhere accomplished of Hearts The True Story ePUB what many experts considered to be an impossible feat He opened the heart.

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King of Hearts The True Story of the Maverick Who Pioneered Open Heart SurgeryRepaired fatal defects and made the miraculous routineAcclaimed author G Wayne Miller draws on archival research and exclusive interviews with Lillehei and legendary pioneers such as Michael DeBakey and Christiaan Barnard taking readers into the lives of these doctors and their patients as they progress toward their landmark achievement In the tradition of works by Richard Rhodes and Tracy Kidder King of Hearts tells the story of an important and gripping piece of forgotten science history From the Hardcover edition..

10 Comments on "King of Hearts The True Story of the Maverick Who Pioneered Open Heart Surgery Review ´ 2"

  • Haytham

    King of Hearts The True Story of the Maverick Who Pioneered Open Heart Surgery Review ´ 2 King of Hearts The True Story of the Maverick Who Pioneered Open Heart SurgeryHow can you make a very interesting book out of a surgeons biography interesting for a surgeon and for a non medical as well This imminent surgeon's right for appreciation has been wasted for long I enjoyed the read and was stunned by what that surgeon accomplished and his contributions for the heart surgery yet never heard


  • Misty Galbraith

    King of Hearts The True Story of the Maverick Who Pioneered Open Heart Surgery Review ´ 2 King of Hearts The True Story of the Maverick Who Pioneered Open Heart SurgeryGreat read for medical geeks Not too technical and did a great job of following the fascinating development of open heart surgery Here’s my favorite uote “You don’t enter the wilderness expecting to find a paved road” True for so many things in life


  • Julie

    King of Hearts The True Story of the Maverick Who Pioneered Open Heart Surgery Review ´ 2 King of Hearts The True Story of the Maverick Who Pioneered Open Heart SurgeryI just loved this book so much so many elements A Norwegian Minnesotan pioneering open heart surgery at the University of Minnesota in the years my parents were born Working in cardiac research myself a full 60 years later really puts eve


  • Katelyn Wilcox

    King of Hearts The True Story of the Maverick Who Pioneered Open Heart Surgery Review ´ 2 King of Hearts The True Story of the Maverick Who Pioneered Open Heart SurgeryI’m a recent nursing school grad and will be working in a cardiac ICU This book was so interesting for me and I loved every minute spent reading it I’m not usually one to enjoy biographiesnonfiction but I couldn’t put this one down I would highly recommend


  • Dan

    King of Hearts The True Story of the Maverick Who Pioneered Open Heart Surgery Review ´ 2 King of Hearts The True Story of the Maverick Who Pioneered Open Heart SurgeryGreat history of an amazing field Its amazing what could be done back then Every chapter was likeand another child patient died but not as uick this time The days before irb Writing was a little basicamateur but just learning the history was great


  • Christine Schindler

    King of Hearts The True Story of the Maverick Who Pioneered Open Heart Surgery Review ´ 2 King of Hearts The True Story of the Maverick Who Pioneered Open Heart SurgeryFascinating read Can’t believe how little I knew about the evolution of pediatric cardiac surgery Great book


  • Danielle

    King of Hearts The True Story of the Maverick Who Pioneered Open Heart Surgery Review ´ 2 King of Hearts The True Story of the Maverick Who Pioneered Open Heart SurgeryVery interesting It’s truly amazing how far medicine has come


  • Elmer T

    King of Hearts The True Story of the Maverick Who Pioneered Open Heart Surgery Review ´ 2 King of Hearts The True Story of the Maverick Who Pioneered Open Heart SurgeryFantastic story a must read for any surgeon


  • Quirky Shauna

    King of Hearts The True Story of the Maverick Who Pioneered Open Heart Surgery Review ´ 2 King of Hearts The True Story of the Maverick Who Pioneered Open Heart SurgeryFascinating story centered in the 1950 60s when infants born with even a minor heart defect were sentenced to an early death Effective medical minds must be creative and Walt Lillehei is such an example Who knew a dairy pump and clear beer tubing would lead to the heart lung bypass machineIndeed many parents felt Lillehei was the only hope their children had of living and were willing to accept the very high probability of death Many many children died Now minor heart defects are repaired in the cath lab and


  • Cheryl

    King of Hearts The True Story of the Maverick Who Pioneered Open Heart Surgery Review ´ 2 King of Hearts The True Story of the Maverick Who Pioneered Open Heart SurgeryA good in depth but not too technical look at heart surgery for those interested in medical subjects even those without medical training The medical advisor at my job loaned me his copy to read after I went to him several days in a row with uestions about heart issues The surgeons who pioneered all of the medical treatments and technology we use for heart defects today were mavericks in the extremest sense and the world is better for the chances they took and the operations that did not succeeed Doc and I both agreed that if they were to try something similar in today's world it would not get anywhere the experimentation on dogs alone would cause such an uproar with PETA and animal rights activists that they would never get to the radical surgeries on people so many of which failed the first few times and ended in bloody deaths But if they hadn't done the things they did