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Henry Swan II Papers 1935-1996
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Title: Henry Swan II Papers
Creator: Swan, Henry, II, 1913-1996
Dates: 1935-1996
Extent: 14.65 linear feet (15 boxes)
U.S. heart surgeon Henry Swan II made significant contributions to the development of open heart surgery techniques, particularly through his research in hypothermia and suspended circulation. Dr. Swan's professional career as a cardiac surgeon is documented in a collection of surgery records, correspondence, reprints, book drafts, speeches, reports, and biographical material.

Call number: MS C 575
Language: Collection materials primarily in English
Location: Materials stored onsite. History of Medicine Division. National Library of Medicine