Alphabetical List‎ > ‎R‎ > ‎

Ricardo Rimini

Ricardo Rimini di Cave, Uruguayan biomedical scientist and sportsman (28 January 1908 - ?)
He participated in Olympic Games of Helsinki as fencer (1952)

Developed an apparatus for pleural washing and aspiration

Presentación de un aparato para lavado y aspiración pleural. Hoja Tisiologica 8, 1948 
Authored the first study about intra-abdominal pressure in human (1947)
Important studies on venous pressure in human
First to show clearly the abdomen behaves as a fluid-filled container with a flexible anterior abdominal wall (1947)
Suggested that venous collapse is a hydrostatic analogy of a waterfall (1954)