November 2019 Physician WSP: Critical Care: History and Hopes for the Future







In this month's World Shared Practice Forum, Dr. Ann Thompson outlines the history of pediatric intensive care and its increasing importance in pediatric medicine. Starting from the first polio units in the 1930-50s, up to the complex, high-technology, multidisciplinary modern PICU settings of today, Dr. Thompson describes evolving roles, technological advancements, and hopes for growth and expansion in the future.

Enjoy the 55-second trailer here

Ann E. Thompson, MD, MHCPM is Vice Dean and Professor of Critical Care Medicine and Pediatrics at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.


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Date & Time: 
11/26/2019 - 12:00 to 13:00