E. Converse Peirce 2nd
Edmund Converse Peirce 2nd (October 9, 1917 - August 8, 2003) was an American physician who was Professor and Director of Hyperbaric Medicine at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City, from 1966 to 1991 when he retired. During his career, Peirce published over 150 research articles and is notable for his well-regarded contributions to the refinement of artificial circulatory technologies including the membrane oxygenator.
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