Category: Perfusion Research

“The Society of Thoracic Surgeons National Database: What is New?” Webinar

SpecialtyCare is hosting an educational one-hour webinar. We welcome you to join Dr. Jacobs who will discuss the current penetration, completeness, and representativeness of The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Adult Cardiac Surgery Database. He will also…

Modified Ultrafiltration: Pro Con Debate

Modified Ultrafiltration: Pro Con Debate

We welcome you to join fellow perfusionists to hear from Chelsea Capone, MS, CCP, and Alexandra Hank, MS, CCP, who present the pros and cons of modified ultrafiltration (MUF) usage in a debate format. They use…

Research Shows Hospitals Who Publish Have Better Results

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The primary function of a hospital is to provide direct patient care. They also educate future healthcare providers, collaborate in their communities to address public health issues, and conduct clinical or laboratory research. However, the value…

Multi-Institutional Analysis of 505 COVID-19 Patients Supported with ECMO: Predictors of Survival

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On February 18, 2022, The Annals of Thoracic Surgery published an important manuscript titled: “Multi-institutional Analysis of 505 COVID-19 Patients Supported with ECMO: Predictors of Survival”. The purpose of this study was to review the clinical…

Jeffrey P. Jacobs, MD, FACS, FACC, FCCP, to Present Abstract at AATS 2022

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Jeffrey P. Jacobs, MD, FACS, FACC, FCCP, will present an abstract on the Variation in Survival Over Time in Patients with COVID-19 Supported with ECMO: A Multi-institutional analysis of 471 consecutive COVID-19 patients supported with ECMO…

Team Dedicates Work to Published Research for COVID-19 Patients

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Multi-institutional Analysis of 100 Consecutive Patients with COVID-19 and Severe Pulmonary Compromise Treated with Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation: Outcomes and Trends Over Time Abstract: The purpose of this study was to assess the support of Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation…