Vivien Thomas and the Role of Dogs in Experimental Surgery

dc.contributor.authorSmith, Donald F.
dc.date.accessioned2017-01-31T18:11:09Z
dc.date.available2017-01-31T18:11:09Z
dc.date.issued2013-05-23
dc.description.abstractAs an example of the One Health connection between human and veterinary medicine, the story of the first surgical repair of blue baby syndrome is repeated to demonstrate how important dogs were in achieving major advances in human medicine. The role of Vivien Thomas as the surgical technician who developed the technical procedure for treatment of tetralogy of Fallot is included.
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/1813/46023
dc.language.isoen_US
dc.publisherCornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
dc.subjectOne Health
dc.subjectHistory of Veterinary Medicine
dc.subjectComparative Medicine
dc.subjectThomas, Vivien
dc.subjectExperimental Surgery
dc.subjectSomething the Lord Made
dc.subjectAfrican-Americans
dc.subjectBlalock, Alfred
dc.subjectTaussig, Helen
dc.subjectSaxon, Eileen
dc.subjectThe Johns Hopkins University
dc.titleVivien Thomas and the Role of Dogs in Experimental Surgery
dc.typearticle
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