TITLE

Breathing easier

AUTHOR(S)
Uehling, Mark D.; Stover, Dawn
PUB. DATE
June 1997
SOURCE
Popular Science;Jun97, Vol. 250 Issue 6, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the development of an implantable artificial lung as an alternative to an external respirator for acute respiratory distress. The downfall of respirators; Developments by researchers at Northwestern University; Attaching of the experimental device to pigs; The desire by researchers to make a lung that can be tested in sheep.
ACCESSION #
9705196443

 

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