·A look at the history of medicine
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LITFL • Life in the Fast Lane
Michael DeBakey (1908-2008) although best known to most medical students for his forceps, pioneered many techniques in cardiovascular surgery - including the repair of aortic dissections, the carotid endarterectomy and cardiac bypass surgery. He worked until the day he died at 99 years of age.