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Paul Alper writes: Heimlich who is 96, was in the news lately, saving a woman, 87 years old, using the technique he invented. So, off to Wikipedia: Henry Judah Heimlich (born February 3, 1920) is an American thoracic surgeon widely credited as the inventor of the Heimlich maneuver, a technique of abdominal … where I […] The post Heimlich appeared first on Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science.
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