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Sir Donald Campbell

BMJ 2004; 329 doi: (Published 04 November 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;329:1105

Anaesthetist who was at the forefront of introducing intensive care units

Sir Donald Campbell was a pioneer in many aspects of anaesthesia, particularly the introduction of intensive care units.

After his resident posts he left for Canada for training. He worked in Edmonton and in Lethbridge, Alberta, and after three years, in 1956, he returned to Glasgow and began his long association with anaesthesia in the west of Scotland. He was appointed lecturer in the …

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