José Manuel Rivero Carvallo
José Carvallo was born in Tehuacán, in the Mexican state of Puebla, in 1905. He studied initially in Puebla, then continued his studies in Paris with a scholarship granted by the French government, gaining his doctorate in 1932. He returned to Mexico in 1934 to practice cardiology. In 1944 he was a founding member of the National Institute of Cardiology of Mexico under Ignacio Chávez Sánchez. He described the sign for which he is remembered in 1946.
- Article at historiadelamedicina.org (Spanish)
- Rivero-Carvallo JM. Signo para el diagnóstico de las insuficiencias tricuspideas. Archivos del Instituto de cardiologia de Mexico, 1946, 16: 531.
|This biographical article related to medicine in Mexico is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|