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

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

Label
Heimlich's maneuvers : my seventy years of lifesaving innovations
Title
Heimlich's maneuvers
Title remainder
my seventy years of lifesaving innovations
Statement of responsibility
Henry J. Heimlich, MD
Title variation
Heimlichs maneuvers
Title variation remainder
my seventy years of lifesaving innovation
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Told in his own words, this rich memoir interweaves the personal life of one of the 20th century's most creative medical innovators with stories of his numerous--and lifesaving--medical breakthroughs, including the Heimlich Maneuver. Original
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10277337
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
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WZ 100
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Heimlich, Henry J
  • Physicians
  • Heimlich, Henry J
  • Physicians
  • Heimlich Maneuver
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
my seventy years of lifesaving innovation
Label
Heimlich's maneuvers : my seventy years of lifesaving innovations, Henry J. Heimlich, MD
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Heeeeere's Heimlich! -- My beginnings -- The depression, anti-semitism, and visits to 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 -- Performing the reversed gastric tube operation behind the Iron Curtain -- A promise to a dead soldier kept : the Heimlich chest drain valve -- A boy named Hayani -- Saving the lives of choking victims : the Heimlich maneuver -- The American Red Cross and back blows -- The gift of breath : the Heimlich MicroTrach -- Makin the most of good ideas -- Working toward a caring world
Control code
2013036223
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
253 pages
Isbn
9781616148492
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013036223
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(DNLM)101616535
Label
Heimlich's maneuvers : my seventy years of lifesaving innovations, Henry J. Heimlich, MD
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Heeeeere's Heimlich! -- My beginnings -- The depression, anti-semitism, and visits to 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 -- Performing the reversed gastric tube operation behind the Iron Curtain -- A promise to a dead soldier kept : the Heimlich chest drain valve -- A boy named Hayani -- Saving the lives of choking victims : the Heimlich maneuver -- The American Red Cross and back blows -- The gift of breath : the Heimlich MicroTrach -- Makin the most of good ideas -- Working toward a caring world
Control code
2013036223
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
253 pages
Isbn
9781616148492
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013036223
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(DNLM)101616535

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