Cournand


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Cournand

André (Frederic). 1895--1988, US physician, born in France: shared the 1956 Nobel prize for physiology or medicine for his work on heart catheterization
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Here is just a brief and far-from-exhaustive list that gives an idea of the variety of texts which invoke the term in their titles: Essai sur la regeneration physique, morale et politique des Juifs (abbe Gregoire, 1788);Microscope du Tiers Etats sur la regeneration prochaine de la nation par un citoyen, (1788); La Liberte ou la France regeneree, poeme (abbe Antoine de Cournand, 1789); Le Champs de Mars, ou la regeneration de la France .
The Cournand catheter is a stiffer catheter designed specifically for right heart catheterization, with an end hole that may be used to obtain a truer wedge pressure.
Enson Y, Briscoe WA, Polanyi ML, Cournand A: In vivo studies with an intravascular and intracardiac reflection oximeter.