Career Perfusionist: [8] How Were Heart Lung Machines Born ?

“Suitcase & Pump”    _______________________Click image to enlarge Editor’s Note: I had originally posted the above picture  as “Perfusion Art” and wasn’t at all familiar with the type of pump it was. So here is a historical perspective of the development of the HL (Heart Lung) machine, brought to you by Gruppo dei Perfusionisti!!! Click images […]

Career Perfusionist: [7] Perfusion Evolution

“Suitcase & Pump”    _______________________Click image to enlarge Editor’s Note: I had originally posted the above picture  as “Perfusion Art” and wasn’t at all familiar with the type of pump it was. I then got a quick note from my good friend Seanne Azzolina… “…I worked with one of those…it’s a Pemco! The last time was […]

Perfusion Art: “Suitcase & Pump”

“Suitcase & Pump”    _______________________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Giuseppe Salerno, chief perfusionist Equipment:  samsung digital camera Editing:  Photoshop Narrative:  Old heart pump Time & Place:   2008 – Rome – Italian Congress of Cardiac Surgery About The Artist: A young Italian perfusionist:  Founder of the Facebook Group: Gruppo dei Perfusionisti!!!  Currently with 330+  members. Click to Donate Click […]