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Perfusion Art: “Crystalloid Reverie”

“Crystalloid Reverie”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative:  In the middle of a double valve from behind the pump… Time & Place:   2012 About The Picture:  CCP in Texas:  Editor: Circuit Surfers: Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations…

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Perfusion Pictures: “The Editor”

“The Editor”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Chelsea Bailey, CST, CORT Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative:  Frank Aprile, CCP: Charting in the AM- 2 valves coming up ! Time & Place:   2012 About The Picture:  CCP in Texas:  Editor: Circuit Surfers: Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations…

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Perfusion Art: “ECMO_Land 2”

“ECMO_Land 2”    ____________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments:  Gradient filter. Narrative:  Some great PICU nurses helping out on an unexpected adult ECMO Time & Place:   2012 About The Artist:  CCP in Texas:  Editor: Circuit Surfers: Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery…

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Seeking Financial & Art Donations: International Perfusion Art Gallery

Click Image to Enlarge… Seeking Financial Assistance & Art Donations If you haven’t seen it yet, perhaps you should visit our International Perfusion Art Gallery. It is expanding and the result of perfusionist’s contributions from all over the Globe. Anyone wishing to submit a photograph relating to their life/lives as a Perfusionist, please email them…

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Perfusion Art: “The Air Whisperer”

“The Air Whisperer”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments. Narrative:  De-airing a cardioplegia bag…  The last bubble 🙂 Time & Place:   2012 About The Artist:  CCP in Texas:  Editor: Circuit Surfers: Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for…

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Perfusion Art: “Aortic Dissection 2”

“Aortic Dissection 2″    _______________________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Giuseppe Salerno, chief perfusionist, Villa Verde, Taranto – Italy Equipment:  Canon EOS Editing:  Photoshop Narrative:   Aortic Dissection Time & Place:    Cardiac surgery – Taranto – Italy About The Artist: A young Italian perfusionist:  Founder of the Facebook Group: Gruppo dei Perfusionisti!!!  Currently with 500 +  members. Click…

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Perfusion Art: “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough …”

“Ain’t No Mountain High Enough …”    ________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments:  Watercolor filter. Narrative:  OpCab…  BMI 44.5.  A tough off-pump case- chest was cavernously deep- and tough targets.  But we stayed off. Time & Place:   2012 About The Artist:  CCP in Texas: …

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Perfusion Art: “ECMO_Land”

  “ECMO_Land”    ____________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments:  Gradient filter. Narrative:  Some great PICU nurses helping out on an unexpected adult ECMO Time & Place:   2012 About The Artist:  CCP in Texas:  Editor: Circuit Surfers: Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery…

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Perfusion Art: “It Takes a Village”

“It Takes a Village”    ____________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments:  Watercolor filter. Narrative:  Things heat up as an OpCab gets a little more serious. Time & Place:   2012 About The Artist:  CCP in Texas:  Editor: Circuit Surfers: Click to Donate Click here to…

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Perfusion Art: “Pay-For-Performance-Baybee”

“Pay-For-Performance-Baybee”    ____________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments:  Gradient filter. Narrative:  Famous Texas Heart Surgeon- Paying the Perfusionist… in step with the new upcoming Medicare guidelines…  (LOL- He’s actually buying us lunch) Time & Place:   2012 About The Artist:  CCP in Texas:  Editor: Circuit…

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Perfusion Art: “Museum Piece”

“Museum Piece”    _______________________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Giuseppe Salerno Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments:  Gradient filter. Narrative: Giuseppe Salerno :  This heart-lung machine – a device originally designed and built by John Heysham Gibbon between the ‘930s and the ‘950s – dates back to 1958 and can be seen in in…

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Perfusion Art: “Magic Hands”

“Magic Hands”    _______________________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments:  Gradient filter. Narrative:  Op Cab x Some Grafts Time & Place:   2012 About The Artist:  CCP in Texas:  Editor: Circuit Surfers: Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for the cost…

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Perfusion Art: “Aortic Dissection”

“Aortic Dissection”    _______________________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Giuseppe Salerno, chief perfusionist, Villa Verde, Taranto – Italy Equipment:  Canon EOS Editing:  Photoshop Narrative:   Aortic Dissection Time & Place:    Cardiac surgery – Taranto – Italy About The Artist: A young Italian perfusionist:  Founder of the Facebook Group: Gruppo dei Perfusionisti!!!  Currently with 500 +  members. Click to…

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Perfusion Art: “Left Atrial Myxoma”

“Left Atrial Myxoma”    _______________________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Manoj Sharma Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments:  Watercolor filter. Narrative:  Left Atrial Myxoma Time & Place:   2012 About The Artist:  Perfusionist in India:  Manoj Sharma Mr. Sharma has his own perfusion FaceBook group:  Care of heart.  It is an excellent international perfusion resource.  Well…

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Perfusion Art: “Early Dallas”

“Early Dallas”    _______________________Click image to enlarge Photographer: Per Seanne Sevier Azzolina: “the photographer was most likely my father, Gaetano Azzolina, Chief Heart Surgeon at Clinica Gavazzeni back then…” = Equipment:  35 mm = Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments: = Narrative:  A picture of a pioneer perfusionist in Clinica Gavazzeni Private Hospital:  Originally lived…

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Wanted: Perfusion Art for an International Gallery

Click Picture to Enlarge Welcome to the Perfusion Photo Gallery This is a beginning effort to develop a collection of Perfusion related pictures that have been submitted by perfusionists from all over the world. The intention is to develop an online photo gallery highlighting the lives and events of people in our profession. The hope…

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Perfusion Art: “Quest MPS”

“Quest MPS”    _______________________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments:  Gradient filter. Narrative:  Cardioplegia delivery system Time & Place:   2012 About The Artist:  CCP in Texas:  Editor: Circuit Surfers: Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for the cost and development…

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Perfusion Art: “Crystalloid Reflections”

“Crystalloid Reflections”    _______________________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments:  Gradient filter. Narrative:  Crystalloid Reflections Time & Place:   2012 About The Artist:  CCP in Texas:  Editor: Circuit Surfers: Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for the cost and development of…

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Perfusion Art: “Heme Jellyfish”

“Heme Jellyfish” _  ___________________Click Image to Enlarge Photographer:  Brian Forsberg, MPH, CCP Equipment:  iPhone 4 with instagram editing Editing:  instagram editing, Photoshop watercolor filter Narrative:   This is what happens when u drain an entire bag of cell saver into the cats by accident and then blood starts coming through…pretty cool looking Time & Place:  2012:…

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Perfusion Art: “Andrea”

“Andrea”    _______________________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Frank Aprile, BBA, LP, CCP Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photoshop:  Cropping: Hue & Contrast adjustments:  Gradient filter. Narrative:  On a heart case … Time & Place:   2012 About The Artist:  CCP in Texas:  Editor: Circuit Surfers: Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for the cost and…

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Perfusion Art: “Aortic Decannulation”

“Aortic Decannulation” _  ___________________Click Image to Enlarge Photographer:  Brian Forsberg, MPH, CCP Equipment:  iPhone 4 with instagram editing Editing:  instagram editing, Photoshop watercolor filter Narrative:   A photo of my personal manometer that travels on every trip with me.  We are good friends! Time & Place:  2012:  Nasiriyah, Iraq About The Artist: Brian volunteers his time…

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From Italy [ 2 ] Classic “11:02: The Outer Limits” Photo

“11:02:  The Outer Limits”    ____________Click images to enlarge Discussion Heart-Lung Machine Readied for Use in Heart Operation at University of Minnesota Hospital Details Photographer:  Unknown Equipment:  35 mm Editing:  Photoshop Narrative:   Vintage photograph found by Mr. Salerno:  Heart-Lung Machine Readied for Use in Heart Operation at University of Minnesota Hospital Time & Place:    When…

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From Italy [ 1 ] Fibroelastoma

“Fibroelastoma”    _______________________Click images to enlarge Discussion Details Photographer:  Giuseppe Salerno, chief perfusionist, Villa Verde, Taranto – Italy Equipment:  Canon EOS Editing:  Photoshop Narrative:   This patient before heart surgery has had a stroke caused by blood clots. The operation of the heart was used to eliminate the fibroelastoma, causing embolic events and a failure of the…

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Perfusion Art: “A Student’s Pum p”

“A Student’s Pum p”    _______________________Click image to enlarge Photographer:  Giorgiarobertandrea Isidoro Equipment:  Digital Editing:  Photshop Narrative:  Italian, Submission by GRA Isidoro Time & Place:   Chieti, Abruzzi About The Artist: Italian Perfusion Student- Has a very unique POV- and is very artistic 🙂 Click to Donate Click here to View Gallery Any Donations are for the cost…