Correspondence, Alfred Blalock to C. Walton Lillehei, thanks for diagram and description of the cross circulation method for open heart surgery

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Correspondence, Alfred Blalock to C. Walton Lillehei, thanks for diagram and description of the cross circulation method for open heart surgery

Subject

Open Heart Surgery

Description

Alfred Blalock of The Johns Hopkins Hospital was a well known cardiac surgeon who performed the first procedure to treat the congenital heart defect Tetralogy of Fallot in 1944. Following the announcement of the success of the controlled cross circulation method to repair congenital heart defects, Blalock requested materials describing the method from Lillehei.

Creator

Alfred Blalock

Source

"Lillehei, Clarence Walton, 1953-1957," Box 18, Folder 576, Department of Surgery records, uarc1007, University of Minnesota Archives

Publisher

University of Minnesota

Date

24-Sep-54

Contributor

University of Minnesota

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Use of this image is governed by U.S. and international copyright laws. Image is property of the University of Minnesota. Please contact the University of Minnesota Archives for permission to publish this image. http://special.lib.umn.edu/uarch

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Document

Language

eng

Identifier

oh0080

Coverage

Open Heart Surgery

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Alfred Blalock, “Correspondence, Alfred Blalock to C. Walton Lillehei, thanks for diagram and description of the cross circulation method for open heart surgery,” Gallery, accessed January 27, 2023, http://gallerytemp.reclaim.hosting/items/show/3342.

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