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Bernard, U.S. cardiologist, 1921–.
Lown cardioverter
Lown technique
Lown-Ganong-Levine syndrome - electrocardiographic syndrome of a short P-R interval with normal duration of the QRS complex.
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Recently Bernard Lown inventor of defibrillator and cardioverter, Prof.
Bernard Lown could have won the prize in medicine, because he was instrumental in helping to invent defibrillators for heart patients, but in fact he won the Peace Prize for his work with an organisation called International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War.
Bernard Lown, medical doctor and Nobel Peace Prize recipient
This is perhaps summed up best in cardiologist Bernard Lown's book The Lost Art of Healing.
With such an intense Foreword like that and endorsements from such highly respected prize-winning laureates as Bernard Lown and Haynes Johnson, I thought I'd better read Hugh's latest book.
In Massachusetts, we and many colleagues (including Bernard Lown, recipient of the Nobel Prize on behalf of International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War) have begun testing these waters.
Bernard Lown, co-president of International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War, "the likelihood that nuclear weapons will one day be used again--either in anger or by accident--is growing exponentially.
The procedure undertaken five years ago by cardiologists Bernard Lown and Evgueni I.