Mentors & CPB

We ALL have our stories … Colleen There was a moment when I heard the words “a Zero pressure- and v-fib is INCOMPATIBLE WITH LIFE !” And she was right.  She meant it.  She meant it every single moment that you were dedicated to a pump run.  I would see her at the end of […]

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 […]

Saturday Morning Brunch X

Peer Review Last Week of April, 2011 To see all the of the Saturday Morning Brunch series click here. Typically, Peer Review is associated with scientific publication and an established process for providing a baseline reference point by which to judge the legitimacy of research, the veracity of  a scientific point of view, and due […]

Saturday Morning Brunch IX

Perfusion Stress Easter Weekend, April, 2011 To see all the of the Saturday Morning Brunch series click here. I’ve been doing this awhile.  That means a lot of gearing up from 0-60 mph from a dead sleep, dealing with aggressive personalities, having your ego punished like a “Chuckie” rag doll thrown in a blender, merciless […]

Saturday Morning Brunch VII

Impromptu Circuit Modifications The perfusion “Jerry Rig” … 2nd Week of April To see all the of the Saturday Morning Brunch series click here. Jerry Rig To fix an object (usually mechanical) to a working condition in a haphazard way. Also known as doing a MacGyver on it. This can apply to any non working […]

Saturday Morning Brunch VI

Questions Regarding ECC Prime Duration, Sterility, Membrane Functionality… 1st Week of April To see all the of the Saturday Morning Brunch series click here. It’s All About the Timing … Well it’s been an interesting week.  Two cancellations in a row, and a wet circuit that I primed Wednesday afternoon and plan to use for […]