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Willem Einthoven
Willem Einthoven
Born May 21, 1860
Semarang, Java, then Dutch East Indies
Died September 29, 1927
Alma mater University of Utrecht
Known for the electrocardiogram
Awards Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1924)
Scientific career
Fields Medicine
Institutions Leiden University, Leiden, the Netherlands

Willem Einthoven (May 21, 1860 - September 29, 1927) was an Dutch doctor. He won the 1924 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, for inventing the electrocardiogram.

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