Keith Danford Roberts

BMJ 2013; 346 doi: (Published 06 February 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;346:f415
  1. George Watts

In 1954 Keith Danford Roberts, already a highly competent, respected general and thoracic surgeon, was appointed to Birmingham Children’s Hospital. He immediately showed his pioneering expertise in treating the previously uncharted problem of tracheo-oesophageal fistula in newborns. His results have never been surpassed anywhere in the …

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