Russell Nelson | Mormon Physicians & Surgeons

[sc:top_left_adsense300x250_1] A key figure in modern medicine, famous Mormon surgeon Russell Nelson was among those that developed the crucial life support apparatus that would perform respiratory functions for patients undergoing heart and lung surgery. This was put into practice four years later, with this celebrity Mormon surgeon leading the first successful operation that made use of the new machine and which paved the way for advanced surgical procedures in modern times. [sc:top_left_content] [sc:gallery_link]