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Claude Schaeffer Beck (1894-1971) 340

Claude Beck

Claude Schaeffer Beck (1894-1971) was an American Cardiac Surgeon. Described two cardiac compression triads (1935); first successful use of a defibrillator on a human (1947)
Mindfulness 340

Mindfulness: imagination

Mindfulness and the emergency healthcare professional, Chapter 7: imagination; the transition into meditation; and the meditation industry
Sydney Ringer (1835-1910) 680

Sydney Ringer

Sydney Ringer (1835-1910) British clinician, physiologist and pharmacologist. Ringer's 'discovery' of his solution (Ringer's solution) arose after his lab assistant mistakenly substituted tap water from the New River Water Co. for distilled water whilst experimenting on a frogs heart.