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Perfusion System Hardware

New generation heart-lung machines capitalize on technology advances to enhance safety and ease-of-use. The Terumo® Advanced Perfusion System 1 is the only heart-lung machine designed on a Controller Area Network, or CAN.

Information provided on this website is not intended to make claims that the products are safe and effective for any use other than those explicitly described in the Instructions for Use. Clinicians should refer to the Instructions for Use or Owner's Manuals for complete information on the intended use of any product mentioned in this website.

REVIEW: Perfusionists Use Simulators To Practice Emergency Scenarios
AmSECT holds perfusion simulation training that enables clinicians to practice emergency situations to improve skills and response time.

CASE STUDY: Bloodless Surgery for Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Patients
Dave Fitzgerald, CCP, describes how the INOVA Fairfax Hospital team has adopted Jehovahs Witnesses blood management strategies for all patients- adults and pediatric.

ABSTRACT: Beneficial Effects of Modern Perfusion Concepts in Aortic Valve and Aortic Root Surgery. Perfusion 2009;24: 37-44, Kutschka, et al.
In this 170-patient study, the use of the ROCSafe™ Hybrid Perfusion System was found to reduce side effects of standard extracorporeal circulation.