Tag Genetics
Ruth Wynne-Davies (1926 - 2012) 340

Ruth Wynne-Davies

Ruth Wynne-Davies (1926 – 2012) was an English orthopedic surgeon and geneticist. Wynne-Davies Criteria for Ligamentous Laxity (1970)
Roberta A. Pagon (1945 - ) 340 2

Roberta A. Pagon

Roberta A. Pagon (1945 - ) pediatrician and geneticist. Pagon syndrome - Anemia sideroblastic and spinocerebellar ataxia (1985)
CCC Critical Care compendium 340

Genetics and Critical Illness

There is increasing awareness of genetic make up influencing one’s ability to respond in critical illness. It is believed that genetic predisposition influences the risk of serious infection and outcome.