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The Rev. Kirbyjon Caldwell and his wife Suzette
Pastor heeded warning signs of stroke
The Rev. Kirbyjon Caldwell drove to the Texas Heart Institute. "At the risk of sounding like a preacher, the Lord impressed upon me, 'Go to the ER now.'".

Pioneers of Regeneration
 
A look at the great minds, including THI's Dr. James T. Willerson and Dr. Doris Taylor, behind ground-breaking stem cell and regenerative medicine research across the TMC. (image courtesy TMC PULSE)
Devices called sphygmographs were used to record a person's pulse.
Artist Dario Robleto gave sound to earliest written recordings of pulses and heartbeats. Dr. O. H. Frazier, surgeon and researcher, says the recordings “open up a new area to study.” Read in the New York Times.

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