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One life – two hearts

Issue № 2 | 2019 (36)

DOI: https://doi.org/10.31556/2219-0678.2019.36.2.069-074 meta


The article tells about the transplantology birth, about the first organ transplants, about Alexis Carrel and Vladimir Demikhov pioneering works and about the first heart transplant from person to person the famous surgery made in 1967 in Cape Town by Christiaan Barnard and forever in the medicine history.


transplantology, first heart transplant, Alexis Carrel, Vladimir Demikhov, Christiaan Barnard, transplant rejection, ciclosporin.

For citations

I.V. Opimakh One life – two hearts Medical Technologies. Assessment and Choice. 2019; 2 (36) 69–74.