The Year in Review: 2013

Circuit Surfers 2013 Editor’s Note: 2013 was a great year.  Thank you all so very much for dropping in and participating in this blog. It has developed into a resource that people rely on. Here is what happened @CircuitSurfers.com for 2013 We have had roughly 125,000 visits 212 people follow this blog directly We now […]

Happy New Year 2014 !

Thank You!  For having Joined us this year 🙂 Editor’s Note: Well it has been quite a year 🙂 Here is what happened @CircuitSurfers.com for 2013 We have had roughly 125,000 visits 212 people follow this blog directly We now belong to 7 perfusion related Facebook groups We have over 1000 LinkedIn connections We have […]

New Job Opportunity at AMSECT.org : Staff Perfusionist- Harlingen, TX

Click image to view AMSECT job opportunity Job description Staff Perfusionist Harlington, TX Free Job & Resume’ Posting email:  EccLog@gmail.com (Click Image if you are Looking for Work)

New Job Opportunity at AMSECT.org : Perfusionist- New York, NY

Click image to view AMSECT job opportunity Job description Staff Perfusionist New York, NY Free Job & Resume’ Posting email:  EccLog@gmail.com (Click Image if you are Looking for Work)

Letters To ‘Surfers: I enjoy the postings from the perfusionist in the street…

(Click Image to Enlarge) Editor’s Note: Was just going through some mail and stuff- and saw a few comments that I thought were interesting and would like to share. Frank = Various thoughts on or “About Circuit Surfers” = Hi Frank, Anyway, with regards to your question re circuit surfers- I have personally always enjoyed the […]

Letters To ‘Surfers: Yeah, they saved his life, but removed his arms and his legs…

(Click Image to Enlarge) Editor’s Note: Was just going through some mail and stuff- and saw a few comments that I thought were interesting and would like to share. Frank = Various thoughts on or “About Circuit Surfers” = From Kasab Dec 8, 2:44 am Pardon I was remiss in my first post. I meant to […]

Letters To ‘Surfers: Change is the most difficult thing a person can do-

(Click Image to Enlarge) Editor’s Note: Was just going through some mail and stuff- and saw a few comments that I thought were interesting and would like to share. Frank = Various thoughts on or “About Circuit Surfers” = From Dan, Change is the most difficult thing a person can do’. Yet you are quite right […]

Letters From the Philippines: Improving O2 Transfer?

Editor’s Note: Hi Guys, I got this letter from a Filipino  perfusionist via FaceBook.  If any of you have any engineering insights into the mechanics of increasing Oxygenator surface area for improving O2/CO2 exchange , can you send replies to Kevin Tabamo’s FB page? Thanks ! = = 🙂 Frank Click image to respond directly […]

JASECT 2014: A Japanese Perfusion Art Gallery

Click to view image Editor’s Note: I sent out a post on FB to get more people from the international perfusion community- to consider participating in the perfusion art gallery.  Here is one response: Dear Mr. Frank Aprile Please find attached a picture. This picture was taken by Takuma Douguchi. Please let me know if […]

Perfusion Art: “Perfusionistas”

“Perfusionistas”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Unknown Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative: An Italian Operating Theater Time & Place:   2013  Italy? About The Picture:  Italian Perfusion:  Picture found on FB. Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for the cost and development of an International Perfusion […]

Chief & Staff Perfusionist, Wellington, New Zealand

Click image to view AMSECT job opportunity Job description Chief or Staff Perfusionist Wellington, New Zealand Free Job & Resume’ Posting email:  EccLog@gmail.com (Click Image if you are Looking for Work)

Diversity- Thy Name is ‘Surfers …

Close to 3 Years ago…  We looked a bit like this… = Now, We are starting to look a little more like this. Editor’s Note: I was thinking today about international perfusion awareness and how new media (blogs, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, StumbleUpon) has played a role in terms of the entire global perfusion community […]

Looking for Protocols… The Potential Benefits of del Nido Cardioplegia

Editor’s Note: I got a message quite awhile ago regarding del Nido cardioplegia.  I posted it a year or so ago- but saw a great post regarding this on Perflist, and contacted Jorge Molina, CCP for his opinion… Frank, “I wanted to post a question on your site asking if anyone has experience, protocols or […]