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Heart Transplant: A Brief History

Rudrajit Paul

Citation Information : Paul R. Heart Transplant: A Brief History. Bengal Physician Journal 2018; 5 (2):20-21.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10070-5207

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Published Online: 01-04-2018

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Cardiac transplant is a life-saving procedure and with the advancement in technology, it is rapidly becoming available for patients in all corners of the world. As the heart transplant program is extended to Eastern India, this is an opportune moment to look back on the history of this medical miracle and how we reached the current level of excellence. this article is a brief recount of that illustrious history.

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