A Discussion from Japan [ 9 ] An Adult ECMO Circuit

Facebook Thread Authored By:  Hiroyuki Kuromitsu (Hiro)

Editor’s Note:

Once again, just checking early morning news and chatter on Facebook, and another interesting discussion rears it’s head.  This discussion can be found on this Japanese FB group- https://www.facebook.com/groups/perfusionist.JP/

This thread was started by one of our Japanese colleagues, Hiroyuki Kuromitsu (Hiro)

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And… The Discussion…

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Any Comments or Opinions  ?

2 thoughts on “A Discussion from Japan [ 9 ] An Adult ECMO Circuit

  1. It is an emergency bypass system so cannot last long . So cannot use as an ECMO The oxygenator only can last for eight hours. The pump and oxygenator is linked together with s hard tubing so it cannot be changed separately .

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