Perfusion Art: Insight from an LVADer

“Insight from an LVADer” Contributor:  ‎Michael-Joshua Morris‎  Equipment:  Cut N Paste 🙂 Editing:  Photoshop: Contrast Filter Narrative: Joshua is an on-line friend I met almost 6 years ago.  He has had a HeartMate II in for that entire duration plus I believe at least 1 or more years prior.  His story is amazing- and 5 years ago I […]

Perfusion Art: Crimson Tide

“Crimson Tide” Photographer: Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  IPhone 6S Editing:  Photoshop: Contrast Filter Narrative: Waiting to go on bypass:  Blood is from the cell saver and dropped into ECC to chase out priming volume. Time & Place: Southern Indiana/  March 2017 About The Artist:  Locum’s Peerfusionist

Perfusion Art: Flagellae

“Flagellae” Photographer: Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  IPhone 6S Editing:  Photoshop: Metallic Filter:  Narrative: I like this picture because it demonstrates the variety of ECC shunts that are limited only by your imagination. Time & Place: Southern Indiana/  February 2017 About The Artist:  Locum’s Peerfusionist  

Perfusion Art: “Thermal Cross Hairs”

“Thermal Cross Hairs” Photographer: John Campbell BSc (Hons) MSc FRSH ACCP FCCP Equipment:  DigitalSomething Editing:  Photoshop Narrative: Thermal image of a Sorin vanguard cardioplegia device in action in Nottingham. Blood temp in 34C blood out of Vanguard 4C. Time & Place: Trent Cardiac Centre/  October 2016 About The Artist:  Chief perfusionist, Trent Cardiac Centre  

Perfusion Art: “Transformation”

“Transformation” Photographer: Nadia Azuero, CCP Equipment:  DigitalSomething Editing:  Photoshop Narrative:  This Nadia, scrubbing in for surgery- last year of Med school. Time & Place: Operating Room, October 2016 About The Artist:  4th year Med Student/Cardiovascular Perfusionist/Locums  

Perfusion Art: “TAVR Mondays”

Photographer:  Frank Aprile,CCP Equipment:  Digital, 6S Editing:  Photoshop Narrative:  Following 3 TAVR’s it was one of those days that at the end of it- there was a serious storm- quick and relentless hail- but at the end of it?  This pretty much sums up our results for the day 🙂 Time & Place: Upper Midwest, September 2016 About […]

Perfusion Art: “Bodhisattva”

“Bodhisattva” Photographer:  Margaret Relle Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop Narrative:  The bodhisattva—the renowned ideal of Mahayana Buddhism—is not a god or deity but a way of being all we can aspire to. Those who take the bodhisattva vow make one simple commitment: to put  others first, holding nothing back for themselves. Time & Place:   Syracuse, NY, August 2016 […]

Perfusion Art: “CCP”

Perfusion Art: “CCP” Editor’s Note: This week is “Perfusionists Week” or day or minute or whatever.  We never used to have a day dedicated to us- because everyday we were dedicated to something greater with a more noble spark behind it than cookies and cream.   That would be “ByPass Baybee” 🙂 Even though the […]

Perfusion Art: Dawgz

Editor’s Note: I have huge respect for this guy.  Whitt Behr is a perfusionist in Oklahoma, who did a perfusion job shadow down in Lubbock, TX back a few years ago. He has written an impressive series here regarding his experience as a perfusion student.  He was and is, a frequent contributor on the ‘Surfers editorial […]

Perfusion Art: “Weaning…”

Editor’s Note: Man it was a hard and long day.  Pt was very sick, a valve arch combo plate- and it was tuff going to the end.  During the case I was struck by the thought that “THIS- is someone’s Dad!”  (Just in case you think your day was kinda rough 🙂 ) Photographer: Frank Aprile. BBA, […]

Perfusion Art: “The Gym”

Editor’s Note: I took this picture (and a couple of others below-) of a vast room attached to the OR, that houses all of the extra equipment not used on a routine basis.  It reminded me of a museum filled with slumbering beasts waiting to be beckoned.  It is appropriately named “the Gym” by the […]

Perfusion Art: “Petulant”

“Petulant“ ___ __Click image to enlarge- Photographer: Frank Aprile. BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  I-phone 5S Editing:  Photoshop Narrative:  The surgeon waits for his PA to finish harvesting an endovascular vein graft… cricket… cricket… Time & Place:   Midwest, 2015 About The Artist:  Locums’ Perfusionist.

Perfusion Art: “The Other Room”

“The Other Room“ ___ __Click image to enlarge- Photographer: Frank Aprile. BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  I-phone 5S Editing:  Photoshop Narrative:  A reflection against a window of one surgery, while capturing the other room as well- through connecting room with window to both surgical suites. Time & Place:   Midwest, 2015 About The Artist:  Locums’ Perfusionist. To View The Entire […]

Perfusion Art: Getting Ready…

“Getting Ready“ ___ __Click image to enlarge- Photographer: Brent Equipment:  I-phone Editing:  Photoshop:Filter. Narrative:  One of the best OR watches ever!  G-Shock!. Time & Place:   South East Texas 2015 About The Artist:  An excellent perfusionist- and Father To View The Entire Gallery- Click the Image Below To Submit A Picture: email:  EccLog@gmail.com  

Perfusion Art: Cross Clamp by Perfusionist

“Cross Clamp by Perfusionist“ ___ __Click image to enlarge- Photographer: Nagaraju Rangam Equipment:  Digital Editing:  None. Narrative:  Primed ECC with clamps. Time & Place:   CARE Hospital,Banjara Hills,Hyderabad, 2015 About The Artist:  A Young perfusionist in Hyderbad, India To View The Entire Gallery- Click the Image Below To Submit A Picture: email:  EccLog@gmail.com  

Perfusion Art: An Endoscopic View

“An Endoscopic View“ ___ __Click image to enlarge- Photographer: Olivier Germay Equipment:  Digital- Endoscopic Camera Editing:  Photoshop:  Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative:  Wide angle view of the ECC and the Heart Team. Time & Place:   CHU Saint Pierre – Brussels, 2015 About The Artist:  Chief perfusionist and multiple contributor to ‘Surfers To View The Entire Gallery- Click the Image Below […]

Perfusion Art: An Operetta

“An Operetta“ ___ __Click image to enlarge- Photographer: Mohd Zaki Oma Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Hue & Contrast adjustments.  Watercolor filter Narrative:  The Choreography of the Heart Team. Time & Place:   Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2015 About The Artist:  Kuala Lumpur Reader Comment: I think, perhaps, operetta is a little bit out of the target. OPERA maybe […]

Perfusion Art: The Blue Window

“The Blue Window“ ___ __Click image to enlarge- Photographer: Prashant Londhe Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative:  The Heart-Lung Machine in Gray/Blue Segments Time & Place:   Saudi Arabia, 2015 About The Artist:  Perfusionist in Saudi Arabia:  Prashant Londhe To View The Entire Gallery- Click the Image Below To Submit A Picture: email:  EccLog@gmail.com

Perfusion Art: “Emerald RESERVE”

“Emerald RESERVE“ ___ __Click image to enlarge- Photographer: Prashant Londhe Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Hue & Contrast adjustments:  Contrast filter. Narrative:  The Emerald/Amber Hue  of the prime prior to going on CPB… Time & Place:   Saudi Arabia, 2015 About The Artist:  Perfusionist in Saudi Arabia:  Prashant Londhe To View The Entire Gallery- Click the Image Below […]

Perfusion Art: The ECMO Wishbone

“The ECMO Wishbone“ ___ __Click image to enlarge- Photographer:  Nadia Azuero, BS, CCP Equipment:  Digital:  5S Iphone Editing:  By ‘Surfers:  Saturation Narrative:  The bifurcation of the arterial line for a bridge: ECMO:  “Make a wish” Time & Place:  Estados Unidos About The Artist: Nadia is a Solo Perfusion Contractor, and is currently transitioning to become a physician.  […]

Perfusion Art: “Shrink-Wrapped Alaska”

“Shrink-Wrapped Alaska“ ___ __Click image to enlarge- Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital:   iPhone 5s Editing:  By ‘Surfers: Narrative:  This is Allison, a CRNA student down from Alaska to get a cardiac rotation here in Southeast Texas.  She stands behind a translucent anesthesia barrier separating her from the sterile field.  Heading back up North […]

Perfusion Art: “The Stanley Cup!”

“The Stanley Cup!“ ___ __Click image to enlarge- Photographer:  Unknown Equipment:  Digital: Editing:  By ‘Surfers: Narrative:  I saw this picture on FB but forgot to note the photographer (plz contact me so I can credit you):  Anyway- For some reason, it just reminded me of the Stanley Cup Hockey trophy- so that’s where the name comes […]

Perfusion Art: “The Unknown Soldier”

“The Unknown Soldier“ ___ __Click image to enlarge- Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital:   iPhone 5s Editing:  By ‘Surfers: Narrative:  Not really sure what was going on with the boots left by the wall- and surgical booties on them.  Was the mission over? Time & Place:  2015 Texas

Perfusion Art: The Sentinel

“The Sentinel“ _____ Photographer:  Unknown Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Contrast Elements:  Cropping Narrative:   A remarkably vital part of the ECC- this is the stopgap for air entering the system, as well as a gatekeeper controlling flow direction Time & Place:  FB contribution About The Artist:  Unknown

Perfusion Art: “Cat On A Hot Tin Roof”

“Cat On A Hot Tin Roof“ ___ __Click image to enlarge- Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital:   iPhone 5S Editing:  By ‘Surfers: Narrative:  A really GREAT cardiac nurse 🙂  Just playing around during a routine open heart procedure. Time & Place:  2015 U.S. About The Artist:  Editor, Circuit Surfers

Perfusion Art: TAVRama

“TAVRama“ ___ __Click image to enlarge- Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital:   iPhone 5S panorama mode Editing:  By ‘Surfers: Panorama shot with Watercolor filter Narrative:  TAVR and the moments of supreme intensity Time & Place:  2015 U.S. About The Artist:  Editor, Circuit Surfers

Perfusion Art: “There’s NO PLACE LIKE HOME…”

“There’s NO PLACE LIKE HOME“ ___ __Click image to enlarge- Photographer:  Nadia Azuero, BS, CCP Equipment:  Digital:   iPhone 5S panorama mode Editing:  By ‘Surfers: Effects: staggering wind filter Narrative:  Need I say More?  Dorothy and her slippers of course 🙂 Time & Place:  2015 U.S. About The Artist: Nadia is a Solo Perfusion Contractor, and is […]

Perfusion Art: Cherry Cup Cake

Photographer:  Mauro Bosi Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments: Narrative:  Pre-Bypass:  Looks like a Cherry Cup Cake with cream on top Time & Place:  2015 Ospedale Niguarda Ca’ Granda To View The Entire Gallery- Click the Image Below To Submit A Picture: email:  EccLog@gmail.com  

Perfusion Art: “The Office”

“The Office”    _______________________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Rayanns Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments: Narrative:  A panoramic view of the open-heart theater Time & Place:  2015 Facebook To View The Entire Gallery- Click the Image Below To Submit A Picture: email:  EccLog@gmail.com

Perfusion Art: Red Weave

“Red Weave”    _______________________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Prashant Londhe Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments:  Contrast filter. Narrative:  A very cool series of pictures at initiation of CPB- red blood mixing with ECC prime. Time & Place:   Saudi Arabia, 2015 About The Artist:  Perfusionist in Saudi Arabia:  Prashant Londhe To View The […]

Perfusion Art: Earth Worm

“Earth Worm”    _______________________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Manoj Sharma Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments:  Watercolor filter. Narrative:  SVG anastamosis Time & Place:   India, 2014 About The Artist:  Perfusionist in India:  Manoj Sharma Mr. Sharma has his own perfusion FaceBook group:  Care of heart.  It is an excellent international perfusion resource.  Well worth visiting […]

Perfusion Art: “Najaf”

“Najaf”    _______________________Click image to enlarge Editor’s Note: I have followed Hussein Najim’s FB page for a couple of years now.  I first knew of him from working with Brian Forsberg, CCP on several Iraqi pediatric articles, as well as some collaboration with world famous pediatric heart surgeon, Dr. Bill Novick. Hussein is also an active […]

Perfusion Art: “Oblique Bypass”

“Oblique Bypass”    _______________________Click image to enlarge Photographer: Victor Rodrigues Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments: Narrative:  Campo Grande, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil Time & Place:  2015 Facebook To View The Entire Gallery- Click the Image Below To Submit A Picture: email:  EccLog@gmail.com  

Perfusion Art: “Level”

“Level”    _______________________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Unknown Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments: Narrative:  The initial pass- as blood enters the cardiotomy Time & Place:  2015 Facebook To View The Entire Gallery- Click the Image Below To Submit A Picture: email:  EccLog@gmail.com

Perfusion Art: “The Candy Dish”

“The Candy Dish”    _______________________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Raymond Roloff Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments: Narrative:  A creative interpretation of our totally cool disposables Time & Place:  2015 USA To View The Entire Gallery- Click the Image Below To Submit A Picture: email:  EccLog@gmail.com

Perfusion Art : ” Finis’ “

“Finis’”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Giga Tutberidze Equipment:  Digital Editing:  None Narrative: Looks like the end of the case after chasing out ECC Time & Place:   Tbilisi Georgia About The Picture:  Posted on the Perfusion.com FB page To View The Entire Gallery- Click the Image Below To Submit A Picture: email:  EccLog@gmail.com

Perfusion Art: “My Colleagues”

  “My Colleagues”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Suneel Lakki Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Metal Gradient. Narrative: Eyes up & Eyes down Time & Place:   2014 Fortis Memorial Research Institute About The Picture:  Eye contact has been made… To View The Entire Gallery- Click the Image Below To Submit A Picture: email:  EccLog@gmail.com

Perfusion Art: “Transeptal RA to LA”

“Transeptal RA to LA”    ________Click image to enlarge Sketch Artist:  Brian White Equipment:  Pen & Projector Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative: Sometimes art is needed to understand the entire picture. Transeptal RA to LA off load cannula with VA ECMO. Time & Place:   2014  West Texas About The Picture:  Sometimes you gotta get artistic […]

Perfusion Art: “Push n’ Go”

“Push n’ Go”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer: Giuseppe Salerno &  Gruppo dei Perfusionisti!!! Equipment:  digital Editing:  Gradient Filter (‘Surfers) Narrative: Found it on the Italian perfusion FB page Gruppo dei Perfusionisti!!! Time & Place:   Italy2014 Click to Donate To View The Entire Gallery- Click the Image Below To Submit A Picture: email:  EccLog@gmail.com

Perfusion Art: “Timid”

“Timid”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative: Scrubbed in for 1 hour- and gloves are totally clean… 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

Perfusion Art: “The Halo”

“The Halo”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer: Bibi Aguerrevere Equipment:  digital Editing:  Cropping- Hues adjustment Narrative: Hi,  My name is Bibi Aguerrevere from Domenican Replublic – Hospital Cedimat, I experienced this image yesterday in an Aortic valve replacement. Will like to share it with you (#nofilter) the heart just appeared  Blessings Time & Place:   Domenican Replublic – Hospital […]

Perfusion Art: “My Office”

“My Office”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer: R.Cottman Equipment:  digital Editing:  None Narrative: Cardiac OR suite.  Time & Place:   2014 Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for the cost and development of an International Perfusion Art Gallery, Framing, Printing, Matting, and Expenses associated with delivering the Gallery to future Perfusion Conferences. A project […]

Perfusion Art: “Candle Light Intervention”

“Candle Light Intervention”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer: Unknown:  c/o Giuseppe Salerno &  Gruppo dei Perfusionisti!!! Equipment:  digital Editing:  Ink Outlines, Lighting,  Watercolor Filter (‘Surfers) Narrative: Found it on the Italian perfusion FB page Gruppo dei Perfusionisti!!! Time & Place:   Italy2014 Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for the cost and development of an International […]

Perfusion Art: “Purgatory”

“Purgatory”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer: Steve Speed, Northern California Equipment:  iPhone 5s Editing:  Contrast and lighting adjustment, Watercolor Filter (‘Surfers) Narrative: Running cases in the hybrid rooms are interesting because of the size of the room and the ominousness of the surgery illuminated by shallow lighting in a darkened room.  Time & Place:   Northern California, 11/4/2014 Click to Donate […]

Perfusion Art: “Perfusion Bone Yard”

“Perfusion Bone Yard”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer: 循環工 Equipment:  Digital Editing:   Watercolor Filter Narrative: Retired Perfusion Equipment: “Bye bye, Mr. Pump- I’ll miss you” Time & Place:   Fengyüan, Taiwan Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for the cost and development of an International Perfusion Art Gallery, Framing, Printing, Matting, and Expenses associated with delivering […]

Perfusion Art: “The TEAM”

“The TEAM”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer: Prashant Londhe Equipment:  Digital Editing:   Watercolor Filter Narrative: Surgical Team during Open-Heart surgery Time & Place:   Ad Dammam, Ash Sharqiyah, Saudi Arabia Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for the cost and development of an International Perfusion Art Gallery, Framing, Printing, Matting, and Expenses associated with delivering […]

Perfusion Art: “The RED Circuit”

“The RED Circuit”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer: Prashant Londhe Equipment:  Digital Editing:   By Photographer Narrative: Arterial Filter Time & Place:   Ad Dammam, Ash Sharqiyah, Saudi Arabia To View The Entire Gallery- Click the Image Below To Submit A Picture: email:  EccLog@gmail.com

Perfusion Art: “5 Liters”

“5 Liters”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Róbert Kertész Equipment:  Samsung Galaxy Core Duos- Cartoon Camera- Dynamic HDR Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative: 5 LPM on arterial rollerhead pump Time & Place:   2014 Hospital · Zalaegerszeg, Hungary Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for the cost and development of an International […]

Perfusion Art: “The 3 D Crowd”

“The 3 D Crowd”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer: Senthil Kumran Dhanakotti Equipment:  Digital Editing:   Ink Outlines Narrative: 3D ENDO LIMA harvesting in Apollo Hospital, Bangalore by Dr Sathyak Time & Place:   2014, India Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for the cost and development of an International Perfusion Art Gallery, Framing, Printing, […]

Perfusion Art: “The RED Cube”

“The RED Cube”    ________Click image to enlarge “What a great gallery of perfusion picture! You did a very good job with that site.“   Thank you = Maggie Molloy Photographer: Maggie Molloy Equipment:  Digital, iPhone 5c Editing:   camera+ : contrast adjustment, vignette Narrative: ECMO night Time & Place:   IUCPQ, Québec, Canada Click to Donate Click here to View […]

Perfusion Art: Close Quarters

“Close Quarters”    ________Click image to enlarge Editor’s Note: This picture- was sent to me on FB from- Róbert Kertész Photographer:  Róbert Kertész Equipment:  Samsung Galaxy Core Duos- Cartoon Camera- Dynamic HDR Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative: Operating Room Personell Time & Place:    Hospital · Zalaegerszeg, Hungary = To View The Entire Gallery- Click the Image Below To Submit A […]

Perfusion Art: Lamps

“Lamps”    ________Click image to enlarge Editor’s Note: This picture- was sent to me on FB from- Róbert Kertész Photographer:  Róbert Kertész Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative: Operating Room Lights in the Heart Room Time & Place:    Hospital · Zalaegerszeg, Hungary = The Picture:  Operating Room Lights = To View The Entire Gallery- Click the Image Below […]

Perfusion Art: “Heart Surgery in Texas”

“Heart Surgery in Texas”    ________Click image to enlarge Editor’s Note: This is a great picture- Nikki going to town right b4 a heart case. Photographer:  Nikki’s Friend Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative: Riding herd before a heart case. Time & Place:   2014  West Texas About The Picture:  Before-Bypass To View The Entire […]

Perfusion Art: “Red Rain”

“Red Rain”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer: Suneel Lakki Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Cropping & Layers Narrative: Blood mixing with solution in resevoir Time & Place:   2014, New Delhi, India About The Picture:  Blood mixing with solution in resevoir Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for the cost and development of an International […]

Perfusion Art: “The Upside Down”

“The Upside Down”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Bijender Singh Bali Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Cropping & Layers Narrative: An OpCab in India Time & Place:   2014  India About The Picture:  Off Bypass Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for the cost and development of an International Perfusion Art Gallery, Framing, […]

Perfusion Art: “B F F”

“B F F”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Cik Abul Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative: Malaysian perfusionist:  “The Clamp is BFF” Time & Place:   The World: 2014 About The Picture:  Before-Bypass About The Artist: I Think this says it all 🙂 To View The Entire Gallery- Click the Image Below To […]

Perfusion Art: “Breakfast Club”

“Breakfast Club”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Dario Fichera Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative: Typical chats B4 Bypass Time & Place:   The World: 2014 About The Picture:  Before-Bypass About The Artist: I Think this says it all 🙂 To View The Entire Gallery- Click the Image Below To Submit A Picture: email:  EccLog@gmail.com

Perfusion Art: “Oximetry”

“Oximetry”    ________Click image to enlarge Editor’s Note: This is a great picture- but it is also a great addition to our practice. The CASMED FORE-SIGHT Cerebral Oximeter has definitely improved our insight (in terms of adequacy of cerebral perfusion). Click Here to see the Technical Specs… Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  […]

Perfusion Art: “Asphalt Bypass”

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

Perfusion Art: “Crystalloid Cocoons”

“Crystalloid Cocoons”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative: Chillin’ B4 Bypass Time & Place:   2014  West Texas About The Picture:  Before-Bypass To View The Entire Gallery- Click the Image Below To Submit A Picture: email:  EccLog@gmail.com

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

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: […]

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

Perfusion Art: “It Begins…”

“It Begins…”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative: Getting organized … Time & Place:   2013  West Texas About The Picture:  Pre-Bypass To View The Entire Gallery- Click the Image Below To Submit A Picture: email:  EccLog@gmail.com

Perfusion Art: “A Day in The Life of a Turkish OR”

“A Day in The Life of a Turkish OR”    _____________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Cuneyt Imamoglu Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments:  Gradient filter. Narrative:  A Day in The Life: Our association name and web address: http://perfuzyon.org.tr Time & Place:   2014 : Adatip hospital heart center-Sakarya -Turkey About The Artist:  Hello, I […]

Perfusion Art: “Grain & Grit”

“Grain & Grit”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative: A gritty grainy reflection from an overhead monitor Time & Place:   2014  West Texas About The Picture:  OpCab To View The Entire Gallery- Click the Image Below To Submit A Picture: email:  […]

Perfusion Art: “Anticipation”

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

Perfusion Art: “Najaf”

“Najaf”    ________Click image to enlarge Artist:  Unknown Equipment: Digital Editing:  None Narrative:   Surreal picture of a surgical procedure taken in Najaf, Iraq.  I just want to say that I am proud to share what has been an amazing effort of courage and fortitude to all the Iraqis and members of ICHF that have helped restore […]

Perfusion Art: “The Microcosmic God”

“The Microcosmic God”    ________Click image to enlarge Artist:  Paulo Sergio Costa Equipment: Digital Editing:  None Narrative: Time & Place:   Brazil About The Picture:  A very cool picture of a perfusionist from Brazil. Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for the cost and development of an International Perfusion Art Gallery, Framing, […]

Perfusion Art: “The Repair”

“The Repair“ ___ __Click image to enlarge- Photographer:  Nadia Azuero, BS, CCP Equipment:  Digital:  Casio Exlim 300 Editing:  By ‘Surfers:  Effects: Gradient Layer Narrative:  Bental Procedure.  Left coronary osteal reimplantion Time & Place:  April 2008, San Juan Puerto Rico, About The Artist: Nadia is a Solo Perfusion Contractor, and is currently transitioning to become a […]

Perfusion Art: “Thin Threads”

“Thin Threads“ ___ __Click image to enlarge- Photographer:  Nadia Azuero, BS, CCP Equipment:  Digital:  Casio Exlim 300 Editing:  By ‘Surfers:  Effects: Gradient Layer Narrative:  Bental Procedure. Time & Place:  April 2008, San Juan Puerto Rico, About The Artist: Nadia is a Solo Perfusion Contractor, and is currently transitioning to become a physician.  She is in […]

Perfusion Art: “FlatLined Pastels”

“FlatLined Pastels”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative: A reflection right before coming off bypass. Time & Place:   2014  West Texas About The Picture:  On Bypass Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for the cost and […]

Perfusion Art: “Panorama”

“Panorama”___________________________   Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Paulo Franco, CCP Equipment:  Digital, Iphone 5 Editing:  Panorama app Narrative:  this foto, it was taken yesterday during a Frozen Elefant Trunk procedure in Lisbon, Portugal Time & Place:   Our institution is Hospital de Santa Marta, Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Central, EPE. Comments: Helo, I don’t know if you’re interested […]

Perfusion Art: “Gratitude”

“Gratitude”___________________________   Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Willie Swyer CCP Equipment:  Digital, Sony DSC R1 Editing:  Layers, Enhance, Glow, Sharpen, Vignette Narrative:  Using the Thoratec IVAD as a symbol, thanks is given to all donors and families who have given so much. Time & Place:   2007  Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada =  Gratitude by Willie Swyer = You […]

Perfusion Art: “Looking Under the Hood”

“Looking Under the Hood”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Michael Arciszewski MHS CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  ? Narrative:  it is a inferior look at the delphin head and oxygenator, the work horses of the system. The pump is a terumo system 1 Time & Place:   2014  Connecticut About The Picture: Hey Frank! Its Mike Arciszewski, the perfusionist […]

Perfusion Art: “Clouds of Life”

“Clouds of Life”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Willie Swyer CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Layers, Retouch, Enhance Narrative:  Venous/Sucker blood mixing into reservoir at start of cardiopulmonary bypass Time & Place:   2010  Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada About The Picture:  Sent by a professional photographer / perfusionist . Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any […]

Perfusion Art: “Flash Test”

“Flash Test”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Willie Swyer CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Adjust for HDR, Layers, B&W conversion Narrative:  With the PVAD, the “Flash Test” will verify that the pump is emptying completely. A flash of white light can be seen on the opposite side of diaphragm. Time & Place:   2004  Halifax, Nova Scotia, […]

Perfusion Art: “Museum Pieces”

“Museum Pieces”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Willie Swyer CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Cropping:  Gradient Filter Narrative:  Harrison Brown heat exchanger with bubble traps Time & Place:   2000  Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada About The Picture:  Sent by a professional photographer / perfusionist Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for the […]

Perfusion Art: “Growing Up”

“Growing Up”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative:  Fresh out of School and Controlling his environment 🙂 Time & Place:   2014  West Texas About The Picture:  A Redo Op- Tough Case… Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations […]

Perfusion Art: “Between Cases”

“Between Cases”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative:  For inclusion in the 2015 Gallery: Time & Place:   2014  West Texas About The Picture:  Taking a break- hard day tough cases… Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are […]

The International Perfusion Art Gallery WILL be @ CREF, San Diego- 2014!

  “Between Cases”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative:  For inclusion in the 2015 Gallery: Time & Place:   2014  West Texas About The Picture:  Taking a break- hard day tough cases… @ CREF, Feb 4-9, San Diego 2014! Thanks to your […]

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 […]

Perfusion Art: “Najaf”

“Najaf”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Hussein Najim 7m Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative:    “Amazing. .This picture by my camera. …Really Fantastic art” Time & Place:   2013  Najaf, Iraq About The Picture:  Donated by a FB perfusion group Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for the […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]