Dr Chris Barnard was a South African cardiac surgeon, famous for performing the world's first successful human-to-human heart Orthotopic transplant. #SouthAfrica #365DaysOfFun
The Unlikely Story Behind the World's First Heart Transplant
Fifty years ago, an ambitious South African doctor performed the world’s first open-heart transplant, a procedure that has since saved thousands of lives.
Dec 3, 1967 - The first human heart transplant was successfully carried out in Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town, by a team of 30 doctors and nurses led by Christiaan N Barnard, Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery, who gave a new heart to Louis Washkansky, a 53 year old grocer who was suffering grave heart failure.
Christiaan Barnard (1922-2001) - Find A Grave...
Medical Pioneer. He was the world renowned South African doctor who performed the first successful human heart transplant. His ashes were buried in a churchyard in Beaufort West, South Africa.
Heartbreaker - Christiaan Barnard And The First Heart Transplant (Paperback): James Styan: 9781868428427 | Books
Heartbreaker - Christiaan Barnard And The First Heart Transplant (Paperback) / Author: James Styan ; 9781868428427 ; Science, technology & engineering, Biography, Books
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Heart surgeon and transplant pioneer Dr Christiaan Barnard...
Heart surgeon and transplant pioneer Dr Christiaan Barnard illustrates a point after he had performed the first successful heart transplant operation, Cape Town, South Africa, 1967.
World's First Heart Transplant (P1)
From "Cape Town Images" a photographic collection from The Argus A Chronicle of events: Louis Washkansky British Movietone News Clip: Heart Award
Christiaan Barnard & Barbara Barnard
Hayat objektifi hadiseli düğünde Dr. Barnard ve Barbara Ağabey - Kardeş havasında bir karı - koca... İlk kadeh : Nikahtan sonra gelinle damat fotoğrafçıların karşısında birleşmelerinin şerefine böyle kadeh kaldırdılar. Güzel Barbara mahcup mahcup gülümserken. Dr. Barnard kahkaha atmak için adeta bahane arıyordu...1970
Adrian Kantrowitz; performed first US heart transplant
Three titans of heart surgery (from left), Christiaan Barnard of South Africa, Michael DeBakey of Houston, and Adrian Kantrowitz, conferred on the set of the CBS program ''Face the Nation.'' First <3 transplant