Subjects Discussed: Early life; why he chose medicine as a profession; education; choice of school. History of oxygenators; how he developed the bubble oxygenator, the capillary oxygenator, and Temptrol, a temperature controlled oxygenator. Description of other oxygenators: filming oxygenator, screening oxygenator, and disk oxygenator. His relationship with Dr. C. Walton Lillehei, Dr. Richard Lillehei, Vince Gott, and Richard Varco. His association with medical school and its’ heart surgery program at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio. His connection with the Kaster-Lillehei heart valve.
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Transcript: 23 pages
Accession Number: AV 2001.104.6