Perfusion Art: “Pictograph from Brazil”

“Pictograph from Brazil”    ________Click image to enlarge Artist:  Paulo Sergio Costa Equipment:  Pens & Papel Editing:  Erasure Narrative: Time & Place:   Brazil About The Picture:  A very cool drawing by a perfusionist from Brazil. Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for the cost and development of an International Perfusion Art […]

Perfusion Art: “Blood Prime”

“Blood Prime”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative:  Blood being dropped in the prime for a low HCT patient- Note how it’s beginning to mix with the albumin…  It will be used to chase the rest of the crystalloid out- to […]

Perfusion Art: “The Sentinels”

“The Sentinels”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Hallish Equipment:  Sony Cybershot Editing:  Picasa Narrative:  Perfusion is an Art and we are Artists 🙂 Time & Place:   2013, Angamali City, India About The Picture:  “To all my perfusion family members worldwide… ” Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for the cost […]

Perfusion Art: “Granite Reflections”

“Granite Reflections”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative:  The colorful “reflection” of heart surgery… Time & Place:   2013  West Texas About The Picture:  Middle of an OpCab Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for the cost […]

Perfusion Art: “The Art Gallery ProtoType”

“The Art Gallery ProtoType”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative:  The 1st production canvas- for the Feb 2014 CREF perfusion conference in San Diego, CA Time & Place:   2013  West Texas About The Picture:  Using my team mates to get a […]

Perfusion Art: “The Asian Equation”

“The Asian Equation”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Anna Lou Villena, Perfusionist Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative:  The Philippines & China come together as a heart team Time & Place:   2013  Jilin Heart Hospital About The Picture:  A group of colleagues in China 🙂 Click to Donate Click here to […]

Perfusion Art: “Sizing the Graft”

“Sizing the Graft”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative:  Somewhere in the middle of an OpCab … Time & Place:   2013 About The Picture:  CCP in Texas:  Editor: Circuit Surfers: Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for […]

Perfusion Art: “Arterial Switch”

“Arterial Switch”    _______________________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Undetermined Equipment: Smart Phone Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments: Narrative:  Kharkiv Center of Cardiac Surgery : First arterial switch operation made completely by Kharkov team without any supervision. Baby is doing extremely well. Time & Place:   2013, Kharkiv Center of Cardiac Surgery About The Artist:  Kharkiv […]

Perfusion Art: “Red Passion”

“Red Pasion”    _______________________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Giuseppe Salerno, chief perfusionist, Villa Verde, Taranto – Italy Equipment:  Canon EOS Editing:  Photoshop Narrative:   Black & White with Red Accents Time & Place:    Cardiac surgery – Taranto – Italy About The Artist: A young Italian perfusionist:  Founder of the Facebook Group: Gruppo dei Perfusionisti!!!  Currently with 500 […]

Perfusion Art: “The Count”

“The Count”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative:  Somewhere in the middle of an AVR … Time & Place:   2013 About The Picture:  CCP in Texas:  Editor: Circuit Surfers: Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for the […]

Perfusion Art: “Locked & Loaded”

“Locked & Loaded”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative:  Somewhere in the middle of a Benthal… Time & Place:   2013 About The Picture:  CCP in Texas:  Editor: Circuit Surfers: Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for the […]

Perfusion Techniques: Parallel Oxygenators

Perfusion Techniques: Parallel Oxygenators  _____Click image to enlarge Perfusionist:  Randy Ransom, CCP Equipment:  FX25 Terumo Oxygenators x 2 / Tubing and “Y” connectors Issues:  None Narrative:  Large Patient:  Preoperative adjustment: Bumped up the ECC capacity  to 2 oxygenators setup as a parallel circuit. Time & Place:   2013 About The Perfusionist:  CCP Click to Donate Click […]

Perfusion Art: “Step Ups”

“Step Ups”    _______________________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Lee Jinkwon Equipment:  Device: Digital Editing:  None Narrative:  Perfusion in South Korea Time & Place:   2013 About The Artist: “Sorry, I’m not good at speaking English well…. but I’d like to maintain good relations.. thanks” Lee Jinkwon Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for […]

Career Perfusionist: [12] An Excellent Australian Educational Film

An Australian Educational Film_______________Click image to enlarge Editor’s Note: Here is a YouTube video that was submitted by: Digitalcaravan1 in association with Children’s Hospital, Westmeade, Australia. An Australian commentator discusses all aspects of perfusion and the ECC.  A very thorough summary of the profession as well as the physiological and clinical progression of open heart […]

Perfusion Art: “Intersection”

“Intersection”    _______________________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Sean Rider CCP Equipment:  Device: Digital Editing:  None Narrative:  Here is a pic I took during a recent case, thought it was cool….. Time & Place:   2013 About The Artist:  CCP Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for the cost and development of an International […]

Perfusion Art: “Circ Arrest”

“Circ Arrest”    _______________________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Layne Browning Equipment:  Device: Digital Editing:  None Narrative:  Arch repair Time & Place:   Abilene, 2010 About The Artist: Worked ’til 3 a.m. Layne has been in perfusion for many years here in Texas.  Working out of Abilene and Lubbock- he is a true asset to the heart team. Click […]

Perfusion Art: “Transplant”

“Transplant”    _______________________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Dario Fichera Equipment:  Device:samsung galaxy s2 smartphone with 8 mpixel camera Editing:  None Narrative:  Heart Transplant Time & Place:   2013 About The Artist: I Think this says it all 🙂 Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for the cost and development of an International Perfusion Art […]

Perfusion Art: “The Baltic’s”

“The Baltic’s”_________________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  ÇOMÜ Perfüzyon Teknikleri Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop Narrative:  hi..My name is Merve.Çanakkale 18 Mart University okuyorum.ÇOMÜ Perfusion Techniques page belongs to me. Speech language is Turkish. Perfusion Art ‘put in a picture I took myself in Bursa.wrote under the picture you do not know the language, so I wrote this […]

Perfusion Art: “Yeliz”

“Yeliz”_________________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  unknown Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop Narrative:  A Turkish perfusionist conducting CPB- for an MVR Time & Place:   İzmir, Turkey, 2 weeks ago About The Artist: A young perfusionist in Turkey. Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for the cost and development of an International Perfusion […]

Perfusion Art: “Perfusion ‘La Giaconda’ “

Perfusion ‘La Giaconda’_________________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  unknown Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photshop Narrative:  Young Italian Perfusion student, with attitude and a love for medicine and life.  It is titled after the Mona Lisa for a reason- the unique expression in the smile 🙂 Time & Place:   Italy / Undetermined / 2012 About The Artist: An […]