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The Resource Heimlich's maneuvers : my seventy years of lifesaving innovation, Henry J. Heimlich, MD

Heimlich's maneuvers : my seventy years of lifesaving innovation, Henry J. Heimlich, MD

Label
Heimlich's maneuvers : my seventy years of lifesaving innovation
Title
Heimlich's maneuvers
Title remainder
my seventy years of lifesaving innovation
Statement of responsibility
Henry J. Heimlich, MD
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Here, in his own words, is the story of one of the twentieth century's most creative medical innovators, Dr. Henry Heimlich
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Heimlich, Henry J
Dewey number
  • 617.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RD27.35.H44
LC item number
A3 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WZ 100
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Heimlich, Henry J
  • Physicians
  • Heimlich Maneuver
Label
Heimlich's maneuvers : my seventy years of lifesaving innovation, Henry J. Heimlich, MD
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-243) and index
Contents
Heeeeere's Heimlich! -- My beginnings -- Happy times in Sing Sing prison -- Medical school challenges and a strange internship -- En route to China -- A health clinic in the Gobi desert -- A medical newbie searches for a surgical residency -- Saving a life and finding love -- Restoring the ability to swallow : the reversed gastric tube -- Operation -- Taking the reversed gastric tube operation behind the iron -- Curtain -- A boy named Hayani -- A promise to a dead soldier kept : the Heimlich chest drain -- Valve -- Saving the lives of choking victims : the Heimlich maneuver -- The American Red Cross and back blows -- The gift of breath : the Heimlich microtrach -- Challenging the medical establishment -- Working toward a caring world
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
253 pages
Isbn
9781616148492
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013036223
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (FIPpSEB)RH148492
  • (FIPpSEB)RH148492
  • (OCoLC)844461184
Label
Heimlich's maneuvers : my seventy years of lifesaving innovation, Henry J. Heimlich, MD
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-243) and index
Contents
Heeeeere's Heimlich! -- My beginnings -- Happy times in Sing Sing prison -- Medical school challenges and a strange internship -- En route to China -- A health clinic in the Gobi desert -- A medical newbie searches for a surgical residency -- Saving a life and finding love -- Restoring the ability to swallow : the reversed gastric tube -- Operation -- Taking the reversed gastric tube operation behind the iron -- Curtain -- A boy named Hayani -- A promise to a dead soldier kept : the Heimlich chest drain -- Valve -- Saving the lives of choking victims : the Heimlich maneuver -- The American Red Cross and back blows -- The gift of breath : the Heimlich microtrach -- Challenging the medical establishment -- Working toward a caring world
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
253 pages
Isbn
9781616148492
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013036223
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (FIPpSEB)RH148492
  • (FIPpSEB)RH148492
  • (OCoLC)844461184

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