Artificial Organs


In 1982, Willem Kolff and Robert Jarvik invented the first artificial heart used for long periods of time in humans. The first patient to receive the heart lived 112 days. Today, patients can live for years with an artificial heart. Discover more in Artificial Organs, a title in the STEM and the Human Body series.

ISBN Number
9781791124328
Trim Size
7.5 x 10
Binding Type
Hardcover
Number of Pages
32
Author
Gagne, Tammy
Publisher
AV2
Copyright Date
2022
Reading Level
4