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

Dunn, P. M.
January 2008
Archives of Disease in Childhood -- Fetal & Neonatal Edition;Jan2008, Vol. 93 Issue 1, pF74
Academic Journal
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.


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