Heart Surgery in the PI: My Pump Support Drama

The Republic of the Philippines. Heart Surgery in the PI: The Republic of the Philippines Click image to view Weng’s FB page… My Pump Support Drama By Weng Puno-Baldeo = it was just a regular day in the o.r. after a vsd case the team dismantled the hlm, charged all the supplies used and preparing a […]

Perfusion Art: “Self Portrait- Post XC- AVR”

“Self Portrait- Post XC- AVR”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative:   A LIFE EXTENDED. Time & Place:   2014  West Texas About The Picture:  During-Bypass To View The Entire Gallery- Click the Image Below To Submit A Picture: email:  EccLog@gmail.com

CPB Techniques for ESRD/Hemodyalisis on Pt Awaiting Renal TX

Dr.Harinder Singh Bedi = = I have a 56 year old patient in ESRD on hemodialysis with a left radial AV fistula . He was being planned for renal transplant and was discovered to have critical and diffuse CAD- so being taken up for CABG . Plan so far : 1. avoid LIMA because of […]

Perfusion Art: “A Hard Day’s Night”

“A Hard Day’s Night”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative: Chelsea- regrouping after a long day and call… Time & Place:   2014  West Texas About The Picture:  Before-Bypass To View The Entire Gallery- Click the Image Below To Submit A Picture: […]

About Circuit Surfers

The Editorial Staff of Circuit Surfers Click image to meet the Editorial Staff Why We Do This… ? Because We Can …  Established On :  2 / 20 / 2011 Owner & President:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Passing 392,000 + Visits… 188 countries and 450 + CV programs visit and contribute here. 942 Face […]

Perfusion Art: “A Moment”

“A Moment”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative: Inner reflections during surgery Time & Place:   2014  West Texas About The Picture:  On-Bypass To View The Entire Gallery- Click the Image Below To Submit A Picture: email:  EccLog@gmail.com

Staff Perfusionist, South Texas

Job description Staff Perfusionist Hemosolutions, Ltd. is a private perfusion company that is actively expanding and looking for a candidate to fill an immediate opening in the southern Texas area. The Harlingen area practice performs performs over 200 hearts per year and the ideal candidate would be experienced in CPB, ECMO, IABP, and Autotransfusion. Currently […]

New Job Opportunity at AmSECT.org : Staff Perfusionist, Muskegon, MI

Click image to view AMSECT job opportunity  Editor’s Note: This position in Muskegon, Michigan is a great opportunity.  I worked there myself for 5 years, it is a beautiful city right on the lake, a perfect place to raise a family, and solid team to work with. I highly recommend it- and the opportunity it represents. […]

Protamine

Protamine Protamine, a polycationic protein derived from salmon milt, possess strong alkalinity because of an amino acid composition consisting of 67% arginine.  In its natural state, the numerous positive charges on the protamine molecule bind with the negatively charged phosphate groups of the nucleoprotein material of salmon sperm.  Heparin, a polyanion, binds ionically to protamine […]

Aortic Stenosis

Aortic Stenosis Rheumatic heart disease and calcification deposits due to age (senile calcific aortic stenosis) are the most common pathologic conditions associated with aortic stenosis.  Congenital malformations such as a bicuspid aortic valve with a small annulus, or unicuspid valve usually develop symptoms at an early age but occasionally surface in later years.  Calcification of […]

Independence Day !

My daughter Kimbers- wearing the Tshirt mom made for all of us this 4th (it’s a tradition) Happy 4th of July ! This is our Independence Day This Friday is a celebration not just for Americans.  It also reflects the same celebration of freedom for all of our colleagues across the world. As perfusionists we have […]

Reserve it NOW. (6 Days Left To Unite The Perfusion WORLD with a T-shirt) !

Click on images to view T Shirts, Styles, Colors, & Sizes Click on images to view T Shirts, Styles, Colors, & Sizes Editor’s Note: Our goal is to sell 50 T-Shirts.  But we only have 6 days left to do it- or the company doesn’t print any- and that’s that.  Don’t worry- if you purchased […]