Every second counts: the race to transplant the first human heart

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G.P. Putnam's Sons,
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[2006]
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English
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In the tradition of The Right Stuff comes the true story of four men locked in a race to transplant the first human heart--a riveting tale of surgical daring, unyielding ambition, and scientific adventure.
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subject_facetBarnard, Christiaan, -- 1922-2001
Biographies
Heart -- Transplantation -- History
Heart surgeons -- Biography
Kantrowitz, Adrian
Lower, Richard R
Shumway, N. E. -- (Norman Edward), -- 1923-2006
Transplant surgeons -- Biography
title_displayEvery second counts : the race to transplant the first human heart
title_fullEvery second counts : the race to transplant the first human heart / Donald McRae
title_shortEvery second counts
title_subthe race to transplant the first human heart
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Heart
Heart surgeons
History
Kantrowitz, Adrian
Lower, Richard R
Shumway, N. E
Transplant surgeons
Transplantation