Around the (Distant) Pump Room by Martin Gill, CCP.

An AMAZING Perfusion Publication ! (Contact Martin on how to Subscribe) Media Journalism by… Martin Gill: Perfusionist Editor (former), ANCZP Gazette email for subscription: martin.gill@health.nsw.gov.au (Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney Australia) Editor’s Note: Martin Gill is a gifted writer and supporter of perfusion international relations and improving perfusion practice- wherever it may be. He has […]

Career Perfusionist: [13] The Extracorporeal Circuit

The Extracorporeal Circuit Diversion of blood from the operative site, via an extracorporeal circuit (ECC) is necessary to proceed with open heart surgery .  Vascular access leading to the right side of the heart (venous) and ejecting from the left side of the heart (arterial) is shunted from the patient to the heart lung machine. […]

Live Blog: Uluru ! 2012 [Wrap-Up]

Uluru is sacred to the Anangu, the Aboriginal people of the area. The area around the formation is home to a plethora of springs, waterholes, rock caves and ancient paintings. Uluru is listed as a World Heritage Site. Media Journalism by… Martin Gill: Perfusionist Editor, ANCZP Gazette (Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney Australia) Editor’s Note: […]

Live Blog: Uluru ! 2012 [Saturday Afternoon]

Uluru is sacred to the Anangu, the Aboriginal people of the area. The area around the formation is home to a plethora of springs, waterholes, rock caves and ancient paintings. Uluru is listed as a World Heritage Site. Media Journalism by… Martin Gill: Perfusionist Editor, ANCZP Gazette (Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney Australia) Editor’s Note: […]

Live Blog: Uluru ! 2012 [Saturday Morning]

Uluru is sacred to the Anangu, the Aboriginal people of the area. The area around the formation is home to a plethora of springs, waterholes, rock caves and ancient paintings. Uluru is listed as a World Heritage Site. Media Journalism by… Martin Gill: Perfusionist Editor, ANCZP Gazette (Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney Australia) Editor’s Note: […]

Live Blog: Uluru ! 2012 [Friday]

Uluru is sacred to the Anangu, the Aboriginal people of the area. The area around the formation is home to a plethora of springs, waterholes, rock caves and ancient paintings. Uluru is listed as a World Heritage Site. Media Journalism by… Martin Gill: Perfusionist Editor, ANCZP Gazette (Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney Australia) Editor’s Note: […]

Live Blog: Uluru ! 2012 [Thursday]

Uluru is sacred to the Anangu, the Aboriginal people of the area. The area around the formation is home to a plethora of springs, waterholes, rock caves and ancient paintings. Uluru is listed as a World Heritage Site. Media Journalism by… Martin Gill: Perfusionist Editor, ANCZP Gazette (Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney Australia) Editor’s Note: […]

Live Blog: Uluru ! 2012 [Wednesday]

Uluru is sacred to the Anangu, the Aboriginal people of the area. The area around the formation is home to a plethora of springs, waterholes, rock caves and ancient paintings. Uluru is listed as a World Heritage Site. Media Journalism by… Martin Gill: Perfusionist Editor, ANCZP Gazette (Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney Australia) Editor’s Note: […]

Saturday Morning Brunch : Mother’s Day

Some good looking food … Hello Visitors… Just a shout out to all the mom’s in the world, and happy Mother’s Day !  (It’s tomorrow- but who cares ?) As well thank you to some new Facebook friends, Bijender Singh, Giuseppe Salerno, Emliliano Vittalani, Stefan Selier, Elisabetta Maio, Seanne Nicole Sevier Azzolina , and Brian […]

Saturday Morning Brunch : Global Missions

Some good looking eggs … A Global “Mission” So how do we develop a global network ? Step 1: Identify the Mission It’s About People … Right ? Step II : Gather Your Most Valuable Resource: People Reach for the Sky ?  Better Yet- Let’s Network…. Step III : Materials & Supplies- A Big step […]

Post Your Meeting or Mission: It’s Free

(Click Image to view Calendar) The Benefits of Posting Your Meeting or Mission on CircuitSurfers.Com It’s Free Provides Links to: Conference Site Organization Site Contact Info Venue Local Attractions You will Reach: Perfusionists from all 50 States 141 Foreign Countries 350 + International Heart Programs You Can Update it On-The-Fly Just Send an Email To […]

Live Blog: ANZCP Down Under [3]

Media Journalism by… Martin Gill: Perfusionist (Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney Australia) Editor’s Note:  This opportunity is provided by the efforts of, Mr. Martin Gill, perfusionist, who is attending this meeting in Sydney. The intention here @ CircuitSurfers is to offer up a library of these types of objective POV’s (Points of View) to highlight […]

Live Blog: ANZCP Down Under [2]

Media Journalism by… Martin Gill: Perfusionist (Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney Australia) Editor’s Note:  This opportunity is provided by the efforts of, Mr. Martin Gill, perfusionist, who is attending this meeting in Sydney. The intention here @ CircuitSurfers is to offer up a library of these types of objective POV’s (Points of View) to highlight […]

Live Blog: ANZCP Down Under [1]

Media Journalism by… Martin Gill: Perfusionist (Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney Australia) Editor’s Note:  This opportunity is provided by the efforts of, Mr. Martin Gill, perfusionist, who is attending this meeting in Sydney. The intention here @ CircuitSurfers is to offer up a library of these types of objective POV’s (Points of View) to highlight […]

Live Blog: ANZCP Down Under [0]

Media Journalism by… Martin Gill: Perfusionist (Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney Australia) Editor’s Note:  This opportunity is provided by the efforts of, Mr. Martin Gill, perfusionist, who is attending this meeting in Sydney. Thank you sir for your effort & contribution. The intention here @ CircuitSurfers is to offer up a library of these types […]

Metabolism and Hypothermia

Metabolism and Hypothermia Hypothermia while being a common problem associated with all operations, remains an inseparable aspect of cardiopulmonary bypass that has a profound impact on most enzyme systems, and the coagulation cascade. Activated clotting time, prothrombin times and partial thromboplastin times are prolonged and platelets become nonfunctional as the body temperature is lowered (usually […]

Locums Survey Results !

Perfusion Locums Survey  Results Authored By ;  Nadia Azuero, B.S., CCP, LP This Survey was Intended to Sort a Few Things Out… The bar is set pretty high when you arrive. I don’t know you, and you don’t know me. But as a perfusionist, I expect that you would scrutinize me as you would any […]

Locums Survey

Perfusion Locums Survey Authored By Nadia Azuero B.S., CCP, LP Assistance with Design & Implementation: Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Who Am I- & Why the Survey… In my 9 years of being a perfusionist, I consider myself lucky to have had the experiences that I have had. From PTEs, to minimally invasive heartport, to […]

Yahoo’s, Cowboys, & Heart Surgeons

Sometimes … Ya Gotta Walk the Talk…. It isn’t that you really go from one place to another. It is more likely that the second your heart screeches to a sudden splat at 2:37 in the morning, the result of a storm you had no idea was brewing for the last few hours, it becomes […]

The Extracorporeal Circuit v.1

The Extracorporeal Circuit Diversion of blood from the operative site, via an extracorporeal circuit (ECC) is necessary to proceed with open heart surgery .  Vascular access leading to the right side of the heart (venous) and ejecting from the left side of the heart (arterial) is shunted from the patient to the heart lung machine.  […]