Anesthesia origins of the intensive care physician

  title={Anesthesia origins of the intensive care physician},
  author={Nicole E. Webel and Barry A. Harrison and Peter A. Southorn},
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The first intensive care unit in the world: Copenhagen 1953

There is compelling evidence that the first intensive care unit was established at Kommunehospitalet in Copenhagen in December 1953, and the pioneer was the Danish anaesthetist Bjørn Ibsen.