Folkert O. Belzer and the "hot dog experiment".


OF WISCONSIN AND TRANSPLANT PIONEER can be described as the consummate academic surgeon. Early on in his career, while working at UCSF under the leadership of Dr Englebert Dunphy and, later, John Najarian, he developed a keen interest in organ preservation and devised an organ preservation machine. Initially, the device was so large that it had to be… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.surg.2009.04.030