Happy New Year 2012 !

Picture Credit to Joshua… Well it was a great year.  Thank you all so very much for dropping in and participating in this blog. I think it has grown up a bit.  Some things worked and some things didn’t. A valuable lesson learned is to leave politics out of perfusion.  I want to thank the […]

Perfusion Art: “Construction Zone”

“Construction Zone” _____ Photographer:  Nadia Azuero, BS, CCP Equipment:  Digital:  Casio EX-Z300 Editing:  By Nadia:  Effects: Auto Gamma:  BW Filter Narrative:   AVR/CABG; Description: implanted aortic valve in AVR put into place Time & Place:  GA About The Artist:  Nadia is a Solo Perfusion Contractor (You should visit her Website  if you have a chance:) Click […]

Perfusion Art: “Galactus”

“Galactus” _____ Photographer:  Nadia Azuero, BS, CCP Equipment:  Digital:  Casio EX-Z300 Editing:  By Nadia:  Effects: Lens Flare Narrative:   In picture: Bossman CCP, LP. Case: Bentall Time & Place:  GA About The Artist:  Nadia is a Solo Perfusion Contractor (You should visit her Website  if you have a chance:) Click Here to See Nadia Azuero:  Locums […]

Perfusion Art: “Cat’s Cradle”

“Cat’s Cradle” _____ Photographer:  Nadia Azuero, BS, CCP Equipment:  Digital:  Casio EX-Z300 Editing:  By Nadia:  Effects: auto gamma Narrative:   Case: AVR/CABG;  Description: implanted aortic valve in AVR put into place Time & Place:  GA About The Artist:  Nadia is a Solo Perfusion Contractor (You should visit her Website  if you have a chance:) Click Here […]

Perfusion Art: “Lipid Dawn”

“Lipid Dawn” ___________________________Click to Enlarge Photographer:  Nadia Azuero, BS, CCP Equipment:  Digital:  Casio EX-Z300 Editing:  By Nadia:  Effects: Hue / Saturation Narrative:   Case: CABG; Description: rewarming & XC off waiting to wean. Time & Place:  GA About The Artist:  Nadia is a Solo Perfusion Contractor (You should visit her Website  if you have a chance:) […]

Merry Christmas !

Merry Christmas ! It’s been a wonderful year, with many twists and turns.  I have met great people and some fantastic things have come into my life. I hope your year has been equally as rich and rewarding. Hey Dad… This one’s for you 🙂 The BEST Christmas’s Ever ! = From the CircuitSurfers Team […]

Wisconsin Perfusion Society : Spring 2012

(Click Image to View Website) WPS:  Wisconsin Dells, WI April 20th – April 22nd, 2012 The Wisconsin Perfusion Society is pleased to announce the 19th Annual WPS Spring Conference, which will be held on April 20-22nd, 2012 at Glacier Canyon Lodge in Wisconsin Dells, WI. The program directors for this year’s meeting have prepared a […]

Perfusion Art: “The Sentinel”

“The Sentinel“ _____ Photographer:  Nadia Azuero, BS, CCP Equipment:  Digital:  Casio EX-Z300 Editing:  By Nadia:  Effects: Levels. Narrative:   In picture: CCM, CCP, LP. Case: AVR, MVR, TVR Time & Place:  GA About The Artist:  Nadia is a Solo Perfusion Contractor (You should visit her Website  if you have a chance:) Click Here to See Nadia […]

Perfusion Art: “HeartStrings”

“HeartStrings” _____ Photographer:  Nadia Azuero, BS, CCP Equipment:  Digital:  Casio EX-Z300 Editing:  By Nadia:  Tile Filter by Frank Narrative:   Healing Hands. Pediatric Arterial Cannulation. Time & Place:  PR About The Artist:  Nadia is a Solo Perfusion Contractor (You should visit her Website  if you have a chance:) Click Here to See Nadia Azuero:  Locums Perfusionist […]

Perfusion Art: “Stereo Isomer”

“Stereo Isomer” _____ Photographer:  Nadia Azuero, BS, CCP Equipment:  Digital:  Casio EX-Z300 Editing:  By Nadia:  Effects: Flop. Narrative:   In picture: Bossman CCP, LP. Case: Bentall Time & Place:  GA About The Artist:  Nadia is a Solo Perfusion Contractor (You should visit her Website  if you have a chance:) Click Here to See Nadia Azuero:  Locums […]

Perfusion Art: “Night Vision”

“Night Vision” _____ Photographer:  Brian C. Forsberg, MPH, CCP Equipment:  Digital: Editing:  Cropping Narrative:   Ecuador, 2011:  No markings to identify manufacturer…handmade??? Maybe someone has used one of these.  Did not trust it as arterial pump.  Used as our sucker for all cases Time & Place:  Ecuador About The Artist: Brian volunteers his time @ ICHF […]

Perfusion Art: “The Package”

“The Package” _____ Photographer:  Brian C. Forsberg, MPH, CCP Equipment:  Digital: Editing:  Cropping Narrative:   Ecuador, 2011:  The Heart Lung Machine is delivered… Time & Place:  Ecuador About The Artist: Brian volunteers his time @ ICHF as a pediatric perfusionist. “I currently live in Miami and am the a practice Manager of two medical practices, DeGraft-Johnson […]

Perfusion Art: “Patch Me Up”

“Patch Me Up” _____ Photographer:  Nadia Azuero, BS, CCP Equipment:  Digital:  Casio EX-Z300 Editing:  By Nadia Narrative:   VSD Patch repair on a 7kg pt. visible Ao cannula, venous cannula, prolene stitches, LV vent. Time & Place:  PR About The Artist:  Nadia is a Solo Perfusion Contractor (You should visit her Website  if you have a […]

Perfusion Art: “Under The Radar”

“Under The Radar“ _____ Photographer:  Nadia Azuero, BS, CCP Equipment:  Digital:  Casio EX-Z300 Editing:  By Nadia Narrative:   Under the Radar. S3 HLM, RX Oxy, CABG, in picture M.H. CCP Time & Place:  Central California About The Artist:  Nadia is a Solo Perfusion Contractor (You should visit her Website  if you have a chance:) Click Here […]

Perfusion Art: “Severe Mitral Stenosis”

“Severe Mitral Stenosis” _____ Photographer:  Nadia Azuero, BS, CCP Equipment:  Digital:  Casio EX-Z300 Editing:  By Nadia Narrative:   Severe Mitral Stenosis Time & Place:  Central GA About The Artist:  Nadia is a Solo Perfusion Contractor (You should visit her Website  if you have a chance:) Click Here to See Nadia Azuero:  Locums Perfusionist & Calendar Availability […]

Perfusion Art: “Anatomy of the HLM”

“Anatomy of the HLM” _____ Photographer:  bijender.bali Equipment:  Digital: Editing:  Photoshop:  Contrast Elements:  Cropping Narrative:   This is the anatomy of hl 20 heart lung machine,,,, Time & Place:  New Delhi About The Artist:  Rides a Scooter To View The Entire Gallery- Click the Image Below To Submit A Picture: email:  EccLog@gmail.com

Perfusion Art: “The Red Cell Highway”

“The Red Cell Highway” _____ Photographer:  Nadia Azuero, BS, CCP Equipment:  Digital:  Casio EX-Z300 Editing:  By Nadia Narrative:   Me, CABG Time & Place:  SE Idaho About The Artist:  Nadia is a Solo Perfusion Contractor To View The Entire Gallery- Click the Image Below To Submit A Picture: email:  EccLog@gmail.com

Not Quite Primed [3] : The Aftermath

(Click Image Above to Read Part 1) Editors Note:  This post is a composite of experiences, none of which are associated with any particular institution- or particular operation. On Sunday The inevitable, as myocardial tissue that had been used to buttress the repair, itself became ischemic, necrosed and died. With it went the repair, and […]

Autologous Blood Therapy Course, Feb 2012

AUTOLOGOUS BLOOD THERAPY COURSE (ABTC) Presented: February, June, and October Jackson, Mississippi UPDATE The Autologous Blood Therapy Course (ABTC) is accepting registration for the February 3-5, 2012 Class. There are 12 slots currently available. The ABTC is a comprehensive Course related to the technology of PRP/Platelet Gel, Bone Marrow/Stem Cells, and Autotransfusion. Requirements: Completion of […]

Perfusion Art: “Bomba Futuristica”

“Bomba Futuristica” _____ Submitted By:  Nadia Azuero, BS, CCP Equipment:  Digital:  Casio EX-Z300 Editing:  Fish Bowl Filter: Contrast Adjustments Narrative:  Resting Heart Mini-Circuit, Performer HLM, on an AVR. in picture D.B. CCP Time & Place:  NE PA About The Artist:  Nadia is a Solo Perfusion Contractor (You should visit her Website  if you have a […]