K S ChengappaBMJ 2019; 366 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.l5169 (Published 16 August 2019) Cite this as: BMJ 2019;366:l5169
- Ratna K C Chengappa
K S Chengappa died in Bangalore, India, on 11 June 2019. He was 91 years old.
He was born in south India. A near death experience in his childhood inspired him to become a doctor. Having contracted a severe lung infection as a small child, he was saved only by the newly discovered …