De Bakey


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United States heart surgeon who in 1966 implanted the first artificial heart in a human patient (born in 1908)

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Michael De Bakey first uses an artificial heart to take over the circulation of a patient's heart during surgery
De Bakey is slim, he doesn't eat much and lives mainly on fruit and vegetables, seafood and chicken, leaving red meat for rare occasions.
Para intervenir quirurgicamente a su presidente, el tambien protagonico y proyanqui Boris Yeltsin, tuvieron que solicitar la "asistencia" del cardiologo americano De Bakey.
Pioneering US heart surgeon Michael De Bakey, who was present, said: "It was a complete success.