Category:Critical care medicine
The discipline of Critical care medicine (Intensive care), the medical practitioners of which are known as Intensivists.
Commenced in 1952 when during a polo epidemic Bjorn Ibsen showed the benefit of manual ventilation via tracheostomy and cuffed airway in cases of type II respiratory failure. The first intensive care unit followed in 1953.
Pages in category "Critical care medicine"
The following 43 pages are in this category, out of 43 total.