Perfusion Art: “Red Dawn”

“Red Dawn”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative:  Evaluation of oxygenator integrity after z-buffing and drawing off a liter of volume while on bypass.  All is well Time & Place:   2013  West Texas About The Picture:  “Just Checking” while on CPB […]

New Job Opportunity at amsect.org : Staff Perfusionist, West Palm Beach, FL

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New Job Opportunity at amsect.org : Staff Perfusionist, Philadelphia, PA

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Perfusion Art: “Sepia et al”

“Sepia et al”    _______________________Click image to enlarge Photographer: 堂口 琢磨  Takuma Douguchi Equipment:  Digital:Canon EOS kiss Editing:  By Takuma Narrative:   From FB post on Japanese FB Perfusion Group Time & Place:    Japan, 2013 About The Artist: Interesting filter of tubing in a raceway.  CPB in Japan.  Submitted onto FB by:  Takuma Douguchi Click to […]

Right Ventricular Function

Right Ventricle The right ventricle is one of four chambers (two atria and two ventricles) in the human heart. It receives deoxygenated blood from the right atrium via the tricuspid valve, and pumps it into the pulmonary artery via the pulmonary valve and pulmonary trunk. It is triangular in form, and extends from the right […]

From Saigon to Facebook: An Interview With a Veteran Perfusionist & a Veteran of Foreign Wars

“Be willing to work many hours, often times in a very stressful situation where the human life; both adult and infant are at stake.“ Click images to enlarge … Editors Note: There is a guy I work with down here in West Texas, who helps us out with ABG’s, art lines, monitoring, Swanns, IABP’s, and […]

New Job Opportunity at amsect.org : Staff Perfusionist, East Bay – San Francisco

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New Job Opportunity at amsect.org : Lead Pediatric Perfusionist- Geisinger Medical Center- Danville, PA

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New Job Opportunity at amsect.org : Staff Perfusionist- University of Maryland Medical Center

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Letters To ‘Surfers: From China: Pediatric Priming Solutions ?

(Click Image to Enlarge) Editor’s Note: I got this question regarding pediatric priming protocols from a perfusionist in China. My pediatric experience is limited to ECMO- so I defer to the more experienced pediatric perfusionists out there to help formulate an informed response 🙂 Leave your answers or suggestions in the “Comments” section plz? Frank […]

New Job Opportunity at amsect.org : Staff Perfusionist-South Bend/Elkhart, IN

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New Job Opportunity at amsect.org : Staff Perfusionist-Des Moines, IA

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CREF 2014 34th Annual Cardiothoracic Surgery Symposium

Click image to view meeting details February 5 – 8, 2014 Hilton San Diego Bayfront San Diego, California USA CREF 2014 The premier San Diego perfusion meeting, focuses on cardiopulmonary bypass and extracorporeal perfusion. It offers cutting-edge presentations, discussions, and hands-on workshops and extracurricular education on topics related to cardiac surgery, cardiopulmonary bypass, and extracorporeal […]

Perfusion Art: “Light Tube”

“Light Tube”    _______________________Click image to enlarge Photographer: 堂口 琢磨  Takuma Douguchi Equipment:  Digital:Canon EOS kiss Editing:  By Takuma Narrative:   From FB post on Japanese FB Perfusion Group Time & Place:    Japan, 2013 About The Artist: Interesting filter of tubing in a raceway.  CPB in Japan.  Submitted onto FB by:  Takuma Douguchi Click to Donate […]

Perfusion Art: “Midnight CPB”

“Midnight CPB”    _______________________Click image to enlarge Photographer: 堂口 琢磨  Takuma Douguchi Equipment:  Digital:Canon EOS kiss Editing:  By Takuma Narrative:   From FB post on Japanese FB Perfusion Group Time & Place:    Japan, 2013 About The Artist: A very cool picture, in an midnightr hues- of CPB in Japan.  Submitted onto FB by:  Takuma Douguchi To […]

2013 Fall Cardiovascular Perfusion Practice & ECMO Patient Management Meeting

Click image to view meeting details October 25-27, 2013 Marriott Hotel Rochester, MN 2013 Fall Cardiovascular Perfusion Practice & ECMO Patient Management Meeting The Minnesota Perfusion Society (MPS) is pleased to announce that this year’s meeting will be hosted in Rochester, MN from October 25-27, 2013. Please consider attending as focus will be on cardiovascular […]