Accession Number:

AD0628763

Title:

FOREIGN DEVELOPMENTS IN SURGICAL TRANSPLANTATION,

Descriptive Note:

Foreign technology rept.,

Corporate Author:

AEROSPACE MEDICAL DIV AIR FORCE SYSTEMS COMMAND BROOKS AFB TEX

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

68.0

Abstract:

A brief history of surgical transplantation in general, and of Soviet activities in this area in particular, is presented. Surgical practice and research facilities and major personalities of the Soviet Union are outlined. Soviet activities and research are discussed in reference to the transplantation of skin tumor transplants, fasciae tendons cartilage muscle bone and bone marrow endocrine glands heart, lung, kidney, intestine, and other organs and the extremities. Biochemical, pathologic, and immunobiologic aspects are included in the discussion. A current state-of-the-art in the Soviet Union is projected. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE