‘Surfers Time Line- Though the Last 9 Years :)

Editor’s Note: I thought I would put together a thumbnail gallery of the life and times @ Circuit Surfers, as a way to let you- the reader- pick and choose what images you would like to look at.  Some of these are from the International Perfusion Art Gallery. Others were taken from various posts and […]

The Year in Review: Perfusion Art 2019

Merry Christmas 2019!  Be KIND- Allow Love into your Heart 🙂 Editor’s Note: Its been a heck of a year.  The world is less safe, things are heating up, heart surgery doesn’t stop, and our assertion as perfusionists- to deliver undiminished supreme performance each and every day- remains unaffected- because that is the nature of […]

Perfusion Art: “ParaCHute”

Perfusion Art: “ParaCHute” Photographer: Frank Aprile, CCP Equipment: iphone 8 plus Editing: None Narrative:  A salvaged unit of processed cell saver blood- waiting to be deployed. Time & Place: 2019: Daniel Boone Country- Ohio River About The Artist:  Perfusionist Commentary:  Available to be returned to the ECC or transferred to MDA post CPB 🙂

Perfusion Art: “The Noble IMA”

Perfusion Art: “The Noble IMA” Photographer: Frank Aprile, CCP Equipment: iphone 8 plus Editing: Photoshop Art Filters  Narrative: Reducing extraneous tissue and debris from the IMA Time & Place: 2019: Daniel Boone Country- Ohio River About The Artist:  Perfusionist Commentary: A Naked silhouette of the IMA as it is surgically manicured 

Perfusion Art: “uNDER the hOOD”

Perfusion Art: “uNDER the hOOD” Photographer:  Frank Aprile, CCP Equipment:  IPhone something Editing:  Multiple Filters   Narrative: Camera view of the Surgical Team From the Ground Up 🙂 Time & Place:   Northern Indiana, 2019 About The Artist:  Perfusionist Commentary:  A fun picture 🙂 Variant of the Original:

Perfusion Art: “eVH Aside”

Perfusion Art: “eVH Aside” Photographer:  Frank Aprile, CCP Equipment:  IPhone something Editing:  Multiple Filters   Narrative:  Camera view after completion of EVH Time & Place:   Northern Indiana, 2019 About The Artist:  Perfusionist Commentary:  A fun picture 🙂

Perfusion Art: Insight from an LVADer

“Insight from an LVADer” Contributor:  ‎Michael-Joshua Morris‎  Equipment:  Cut N Paste 🙂 Editing:  Photoshop: Contrast Filter Narrative: Joshua is an on-line friend I met almost 6 years ago.  He has had a HeartMate II in for that entire duration plus I believe at least 1 or more years prior.  His story is amazing- and 5 years ago I […]

Perfusion Art: Flagellae

“Flagellae” Photographer: Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  IPhone 6S Editing:  Photoshop: Metallic Filter:  Narrative: I like this picture because it demonstrates the variety of ECC shunts that are limited only by your imagination. Time & Place: Southern Indiana/  February 2017 About The Artist:  Locum’s Peerfusionist  

Perfusion Art: “Thermal Cross Hairs”

“Thermal Cross Hairs” Photographer: John Campbell BSc (Hons) MSc FRSH ACCP FCCP Equipment:  DigitalSomething Editing:  Photoshop Narrative: Thermal image of a Sorin vanguard cardioplegia device in action in Nottingham. Blood temp in 34C blood out of Vanguard 4C. Time & Place: Trent Cardiac Centre/  October 2016 About The Artist:  Chief perfusionist, Trent Cardiac Centre  

Perfusion Art: “TAVR Mondays”

Photographer:  Frank Aprile,CCP Equipment:  Digital, 6S Editing:  Photoshop Narrative:  Following 3 TAVR’s it was one of those days that at the end of it- there was a serious storm- quick and relentless hail- but at the end of it?  This pretty much sums up our results for the day 🙂 Time & Place: Upper Midwest, September 2016 About […]