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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)
Abstract:
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