johns hopkins hospital

  Johns Hopkins Hospital, established in 1889, is a large general hospital located in Baltimore, Maryland. It is also a teaching and Research Hospital of Johns Hopkins University School of medicine. According to U.S. News and world report, Johns Hopkins Hospital continues to be at the forefront of the comprehensive ranking in the United States. From 2015 to 2016, Johns Hopkins Hospital ranked 3 in the comprehensive ranking in the United States, rheumatic diseases ranked 1 in specialties in the United States, neurology and neurosurgery ranked 2, and otolaryngology, gastrointestinal and gastrointestinal surgery and ophthalmology ranked 3. The hospital has 15 adult specialties and 10 children's specialties, which are listed in the national ranking list. Jhh is also one of the largest pancreatic cancer diagnosis and treatment centers in the United States, completing more than 200 pancreaticoduodenectomy operations every year.

  The hospital is a comprehensive medical institution with powerful surgical equipment. It is reported that the hospital has 999 beds and 46673 inpatients. 23647 inpatient operations, 37615 outpatient operations and 93194 emergency department visits are carried out every year. It is also recognized by the quality certification committee of rehabilitation institutions.

  Johns Hopkins Hospital also occupies a place in the field of basic medical research. It is also the birthplace of Neurosurgery, Urology, endocrinology and pediatrics. At the beginning of its establishment, jhh adopted strict admission standards, set up medical courses with a comprehensive emphasis on scientific methods, combined clinical teaching with laboratory research, and established the development model of medical schools and affiliated hospitals. It has developed into a world-class hospital and medical school, ranking at the top of the list of American hospitals and medical schools for many consecutive years. In 1978, two scientists, Hamilton Smith of jhh and Dan Nathans, won the Nobel Prize in medicine and physiology for the discovery of restriction endonuclease.

  Jhh's milestones include:

  Complete denaturation operation;

  Complete heart bypass;

  Complete the operation of neonatal tetralogy of Fallot;

  Early application of rubber gloves in surgery;

  Early application of peritoneal dialysis and cardiopulmonary resuscitation;

  The invention discloses an implantable and rechargeable cardiac pacemaker for treating heart diseases;

  Develop effective treatments for sickle cell disease.

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