PEOPLE - Heinrich Drager prize awarded:
This article was originally published in Clinica
A study of how organs and tissues adapt to hypoxia has won the 2006 Heinrich Drager prize for intensive care medicine. Tubingen University Hospital director Dr Holger Eltzschig won the E10,000 award, which was sponsored by the German association for anaesthesiology and intensive care medicine (DGAI). The award is named after the founder of Dragerwerk (Lubeck, Germany).