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Six Starr-Edwards heart valve prototypes

Title
Six Starr-Edwards heart valve prototypes

Description
Color digital photograph of six Starr-Edwards heart valve prototypes arranged in two rows of three each. The valves are ball-and-cage design and show various materials used in developemnt of the valves. The valve on the lower left has a Silastic shield.

Date
ca. 1957 - 1960?

Creator
Starr, Albert, 1926-
Edwards, Lowell (Miles Lowell), 1898-1982

Subject
Heart
Heart valve prosthesis
Starr, Albert, M.D., 1926-
Edwards, Miles Lowell, 1898-1982
Heart Valve Prosthesis
Heart Valves

Source
Jeri L. Dobbs Collection, 2006.2-102, Historical Collections & Archives, Oregon Health & Science University

Rights
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Type
Still image

Identifier
heart-valves_six_three-by-ruler_prototypes.tif
doi:10.6083/M4NG4P61

Medium
Cloth
Plastic
Metal
Silicone
Teflon

Files

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Citation

Starr, Albert, 1926- and Edwards, Lowell (Miles Lowell), 1898-1982, “Six Starr-Edwards heart valve prototypes,” OHSU Digital Commons, accessed December 18, 2018, http://digitalcollections.ohsu.edu/items/show/13070.