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Adrian Kantrowitz Papers 1944-2004
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Title: Adrian Kantrowitz Papers
Creator: Kantrowitz, Adrian
Dates: 1944-2004
Extent: 64 linear feet (44 boxes + films)
Abstract:
Adrian Kantrowitz was an American heart surgeon and medical investigator responsible for pioneering developments in circulatory assist devices, artificial organs, medical electronics, heart transplantation, and research motion pictures. Grant material, experiment data, patient medical records, correspondence, publications, conference material, publicity clippings, and audio-visual media document Adrian Kantrowitz's professional career in cardiovascular research at the Maimonides Hospital in Brooklyn and the Sinai Hospital of Detroit.

Call number: MS C 572
Language: Collection materials primarily in English.