TITLE

The beauty of the differences†

AUTHOR(S)
Alfieri, Ottavio
PUB. DATE
July 2012
SOURCE
European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery;Jul2012, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Speech
ABSTRACT
The author presents a speech by Ottavio Alfieri of San Raffaele University Hospital , Milan , Italy, delivered at the 25th annual meeting of the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery in Lisbon, Portugal held between 1-5 October 2011 concerning the significance of differences in general. According to Alfieri, differences have historically been recognized and appreciated which finally yielded to the progress and an advance in civilization.
ACCESSION #
77686470

 

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