WTF Fun Fact – First Human Heart Cath

In 1929, W. Forssmann performed the first human heart cath on himself. He inserted a catheter into his arm and then walked to the X-ray room to see if it reached his heart. He was fired from the hospital, but later awarded a Nobel Prize in 1956. – WTF Fun Facts

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cardiac_catheterization

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