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Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Cardiopulmonary Bypass

This medical exhibit features one large silhouette view of the upper body of a female figure including the heart, major arteries and veins and the brain. This image represents the cardiopulmonary bypass surgery. The appropriate clamps are shown in place and the blood flow is symbolically represented by arrows. The exhibit portrays in schematic manner that the brain is much closer to the heart and inflow cannula in the aorta than are the wristband show how the brain must have been receiving adequate flow throughout the surgery if the pressures at the wrist are remained reassuring.

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Last Updated: Mar 5th, 2020

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