The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1956
André F. Cournand, Werner Forssmann, Dickinson W. Richards
Dickinson W. Richards
Born: 30 October 1895, Orange, NJ, USA
Died: 23 February 1973, Lakeville, CT, USA
Affiliation at the time of the award: Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
Prize motivation: "for their discoveries concerning heart catheterization and pathological changes in the circulatory system"
Field: cardiovascular physiology
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