Taylor, K.M.
March 2001
Perfusion;Mar2001, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p91
Academic Journal
Editorial. Introduces a series of articles about cardiopulmonary management. Formal obituary for the cardiothoracic surgeon Joe Utley; Topics discussed from the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization meeting held in New Orleans on September 2000.


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