Perfusion Art: Cross Clamp by Perfusionist

“Cross Clamp by Perfusionist“ ___ __Click image to enlarge- Photographer: Nagaraju Rangam Equipment:  Digital Editing:  None. Narrative:  Primed ECC with clamps. Time & Place:   CARE Hospital,Banjara Hills,Hyderabad, 2015 About The Artist:  A Young perfusionist in Hyderbad, India To View The Entire Gallery- Click the Image Below To Submit A Picture: email:  

Centrifugal vs. Rollerhead Pump? Which is Safer?

“Overall, I like centrifugals, although I do worry if the necessity to hand crank comes up- most systems have been so shortened- getting the awkward and cumbersome centrifugal hand-crank positioned is in most cases- nearly impossible.” Editor’s Note: I got the following email this morning: Dear Staff, Very early morning greetings from Vermont. I am […]

LPM: A Student’s Perspective- PRP

“I was able to see a technique that I hadn’t yet seen at any of my observations or at my school.” Editor’s Note: This is a continuation of a series with our newest associate editor, Shayla Johnson, who is currently enrolled in a perfusion program.  I asked her to join the editorial team because she reflects […]

Perfusion Job Shadow Request: Minnesota

Editor’s Note: Hello Minnesota! We have a prospective student looking for an opportunity to explore our profession- and yes she needs someone to shadow.  Any takers? Email Deanna if you can make this happen 🙂 Thanks Frank Good morning! I am interested in shadowing a perfusionist. Currently I am a certified Hematopoietic Transplant Coordinator, but […]

Perfusion Innovation! Kudos to Quick Thinking

The arrows point to key components that helped make this all work… Editor’s Note: The above picture was posted on the “Surfers FB page, with some caption’s (see below) describing briefly, an event (ruptured RA) post CPB while closing.  I was impressed with the simplicity of the setup and it’s obvious effectiveness. The quest remains- where […]

National 2015 Perfusionist Salary Study Launched

National 2015 Perfusionist Salary Study Launched Research is validated by MedPanel, LLC, a Cambridge, MA, independent leader in primary market research in the life science industry Dunedin, FL – July 21, 2015 – Trident Health Resources, Inc. announced today the launch of The 2015 Perfusionist Salary Study (, which is intended to help hospitals and perfusion staffing companies […]