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History of Medicine: The Development and Evolution of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

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In this video, Dr. John Downes, former Chair of Anesthesia and Critical Care at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, gives his unique perspective on the growth of the modern Intensive Care Unit from its origins, while recounting some of his own experiences as a pediatric intensivist. 

Initial publication: May 26, 2017.


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Topics: Critical Care