After a double-lung transplant in April, former coal miner Ernie Gillispie, 68, with his wife, Vanessia, had  reason to smile at a checkup last week at UK Chandler Hospital. A device pioneered at UK helped give him the strength to endure the operation.
After a double-lung transplant in April, former coal miner Ernie Gillispie, 68, with his wife, Vanessia, had reason to smile at a checkup last week at UK Chandler Hospital. A device pioneered at UK helped give him the strength to endure the operation.
After a double-lung transplant in April, former coal miner Ernie Gillispie, 68, with his wife, Vanessia, had reason to smile at a checkup last week at UK Chandler Hospital. A device pioneered at UK helped give him the strength to endure the operation.

University of Kentucky pioneers use of life-saving device

July 31, 2011 12:00 AM

UPDATED July 31, 2011 03:25 PM

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