The development of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia: an interview with Dr. John J. ‘Jack’ Downes

@article{Mai2013TheDO,
  title={The development of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia: an interview with Dr. John J. ‘Jack’ Downes},
  author={C. Mai and M. Schreiner and P. Firth and M. Yaster},
  journal={Pediatric Anesthesia},
  year={2013},
  volume={23}
}
  • C. Mai, M. Schreiner, +1 author M. Yaster
  • Published 2013
  • Medicine
  • Pediatric Anesthesia
  • Dr. John J. ‘Jack’ Downes (1930–), the anesthesiologist‐in‐chief at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (1972–1996), has made numerous contributions to pediatric anesthesia and critical care medicine through a broad spectrum of research on chronic respiratory failure, status asthmaticus, postoperative risks of apnea in premature infants, and home‐assisted mechanical ventilation. However, his defining moment was in January 1967, when The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia inaugurated its… CONTINUE READING
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