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Career perspective: Jim Milledge

James Sibree Milledge

Author Affiliations

CASE Medicine, Portex Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London, WC1N 1EH, UK

Extreme Physiology & Medicine 2012, 1:9  doi:10.1186/2046-7648-1-9

Published: 7 November 2012


This paper is an overview of my career as a hospital physician with special interest in respiratory diseases. Alongside this career, I have been fortunate to be able to pursue my professional hobby of high altitude medicine and physiology, partly in the laboratory but mainly in the field in the great ranges of the world.

Autobiography; Altitude physiology medicine; High altitude