A MEMORABLE PATIENTBMJ 1996; 312 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.312.7024.172 (Published 20 January 1996) Cite this as: BMJ 1996;312:172
- John Zorab
My first successful resuscitation or a great Dane
In 1965 I was a senior registrar in anaesthesia and was seconded to the old Rigshospitalet in Copenhagen for three months. This hospital had seemingly endless corridors and one day I was the designated resuscitation anaesthetist and so I had the resuscitation scooter, complete with rack for resuscitation equipment and a large bicycle bell. I was suddenly summoned to one of the medical wards for a patient who had had a cardiac arrest. I scooted …
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