Learning Canine Surgery from Vivien Thomas
Smith, Donald F.
Veterinarian Dr. Harold Burton knew Vivien Thomas as teacher, mentor, and friend. He provides insights about Thomas who is best known for his involvement with Drs. Blalock and Taussig concerning the procedure to correct Tetralogy of Fallot in the early 1940s.
Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
History of Veterinary Medicine; Burton, Harold; Thomas, Vivien; Blalock, Alfred; Taussig, Helen; Experimental Canine Surgery; Maryland Veterinary Medical Association; Towson Veterinary Hospital; African-American Veterinarian; Discrimination