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ISBN: 9780822958369

Publication Date: Oct 2003

Format: Paperback

Thomas E. Starzl, a pioneer in human organ transplantation, recounts the history of his miraculous field, its major players and the legal and ethical issues that surround it. This paperback edition features a new epilogue that brings readers up to date with developments in transplant surgery.
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Illustrations 39 b&w photographs
Pages 400
Date Published 31 Oct 2003
Publisher University of Pittsburgh Press
Subject/s History of medicine   Biography & True Stories   Transplant surgery  
Thomas E. Starzl, a pioneer in human organ transplantation, eloquently recounts the history of this miraculous field, its major players, and the legal and ethical issues that surround it. His medical genius and contributions to the sometimes-controversial procedures have been acknowledged and acclaimed worldwide. This paperback edition features a new epilogue that brings readers up to date on developments in transplant surgery. Now retired from active surgery, Starzl is director of the Transplantation Institute at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.

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