Christiaan Barnard

Christiaan Barnard

South African surgeon who in 1969 made the world's first heart transplant surgery
The prime goal is to alleviate suffering, and not to prolong life. And if your treatment does not alleviate suffering, but only prolongs life, that treatment should be stopped.More Christiaan Barnard quotes [10/11/2011 09:10:49]
On Saturday, I was a surgeon in South Africa, very little known. On Monday, I was world renowned.More Christiaan Barnard quotes [10/11/2011 09:10:32]
The individual is the brain, not the heart.More Christiaan Barnard quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I vowed never again to experiment with such sensitive creatures.More Christiaan Barnard quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If the poor overweight jogger only knew how far he had to run to work off the calories in a crust of bread he might find it better in terms of pound per mile to go to a massage parlor.More Christiaan Barnard quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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