TITLE

Dr Helen Taussig (1898-1986): pioneering American paediatric cardiologist

AUTHOR(S)
Dunn, P. M.
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Archives of Disease in Childhood -- Fetal & Neonatal Edition;Jan2008, Vol. 93 Issue 1, pF74
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In 1944, Helen Taussig in collaboration with Alfred Blalock initiated the first surgical treatment of cyanotic congenital malformations of the heart. She may be regarded as the founder of paediatric cardiology.
ACCESSION #
28532705

 

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