Dr. C. Walton Lillehei and his team using the DeWall bubble oxygenator to perform open heart surgery

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Title

Dr. C. Walton Lillehei and his team using the DeWall bubble oxygenator to perform open heart surgery

Subject

Open Heart Surgery

Description

Dr. C. Walton Lillehei and his team performing open-heart surgery while using the Lillehei-DeWall "bubble" oxygenator. Photo taken from observation dome directly over the operating theater. Dr. L., in center bent over patient, is wearing a miner's-type headlight secured around his head by a white band. The oxygenator is behind Dr. L. Photo taken in the Mayo Memorial Building, U of M. Hospitals, Minneapolis, Minn.

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Creator

University of Minnesota

Source

"Heart Surgery," Photograph Collection. University of Minnesota Archives.

Publisher

University of Minnesota

Date

23-Dec-59

Contributor

Photo by John C. Lundstrom

Rights

Use of this image is governed by U.S. and international copyright laws. Image is property of the University of Minnesota. Please contact the University of Minnesota Archives for permission to publish this image. http://special.lib.umn.edu/uarch

Format

Print Photograph

Language

eng

Identifier

una22174

Coverage

Open Heart Surgery

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Original Format

Print Photograph

Physical Dimensions

8 x 10 in.

Citation

University of Minnesota, “Dr. C. Walton Lillehei and his team using the DeWall bubble oxygenator to perform open heart surgery,” Gallery, accessed May 26, 2024, https://gallery.lib.umn.edu/items/show/3043.