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Harold James Charles (Jeremy) Swan: the man behind the “sailing catheter”

Jimmy Tam Huy Pham Michigan, United States   Harold James Charles “Jeremy” Swan (1922-2005) “Pressures in the right side of the heart and pulmonary capillary wedge can be obtained by cardiac catheterization without the aid of fluoroscopy . . . The frequency of premature beats was minimal, and no other arrhythmias occurred.” – N Engl […]