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At 96, Heimlich performs his own maneuver

Melanie Wong | May 30, 201610:15 PM

"When I saw Dr. Heimlich doing his own maneuver, I knew it was historic," Gaines said. "At his age, that's a very physical type of activity. To see him do it is a fascinating thing. The whole dining room, you could hear a needle drop."

At 96, Heimlich performs his own maneuver

Monday might not have been the first time Dr. Henry Heimlich performed his namesake medical procedure on a live choking victim.
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