Eugene Braunwald and the Rise of Cardiovascular Medicine
||Lee, Thomas H.|
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||Harvard University Press|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $35.00|
| Book Description: |
Much of the improved survival rate from heart attack can be traced to Eugene Braunwald's work. He proved that myocardial infarction was an hours-long dynamic process which could be altered by treatment. Thomas H. Lee tells the life story of a physician whose activist approach transformed not just cardiology but the culture of American medicine.