Timeline

Bionics

Timeline created by rwittum123 in Science and Technology
Event Date: Event Title: Event Description:
Timeline First artificial heart-lung apparatus M. von Frey and M. Gruber (Leipzig) build and use the first artificial heart-lung apparatus for organ perfusion studies. Their device relies on a thin film of blood and included heating and cooling chambers, manometers, and sampling outlets, which permits monitoring of temperature, pressure, and blood gases during perfusion.
Zjtfig1 First hemodialysis of 5 patients G. Haas (Germany) performs first clinical hemodialysis of 5 patients, using a modification of the Hopkins artificial kidney.
220px heparin 2d skeletal Heparin used for the first time Heparin is used for the first time in human patients by Gordon Murray of Toronto.
Timeline Stationary drum artificial kidney developed by G. Murray Stationary drum artificial kidney developed by G. Murray
Timeline First neural prothesis
Anatomy kidney midsagital First successful kidney transplant The first successful kidney transplant in unrelated humans is performed by Joseph Murray of Boston
Timeline First human cardiac transplant is carried out by Christian Barnard of South Africa Heart Transplant
Timeline First clinical application of a fully-implantable circulatory support system First clinical application of a fully-implantable circulatory support system