- Binding : Paperback / softback
- Number of Pages : 320
- Publisher : HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
- Publication Date : 2018-01-11 00:00:00
- Weight : 320g
- Product Code : 9780008196783
- Dimension : 198 x 129 x 27 mm
Steve Westaby is a celebrated world-famous heart surgeon who is renowned for being the first surgeon in history to fit a patient with a new type of artificial heart. During his 35 year career as a surgeon he worked at several of the UK's top hospitals and performed over 11,000 heart operations. He won The Midlander of the Year Award (2002) and a Ray C. Fish Award for Scientific Achievement (2004). In 2004 Steve Westaby was featured in the BBC documentary Your Life in Their Hands which is a long-running series on the subject of surgery.