a pump to maintain circulation during heart surgery; diverts blood from the heart and oxygenates it and then pumps it through the body
Equipment that provides oxygen and pumps blood during heart surgery.
(cardiopulmonary bypass) - An instrument that oxygenates and pumps the blood during open-heart surgery.
a machine that pumps blood during open heart surgery.
A machine through which the blood is diverted for pumping and oxygenation, for example, during heart surgery.
a machine that takes over the functions of the heart and lungs during certain types of surgery
Another term for machine which provides extracorporeal circulation (ECC).
a machine that performs for the heart during open heart surgery.
a mechanical pump that maintains circulation during heart surgery by shunting blood away from the heart, oxygenating it, and returning it to the body
A mechanical device, also called a pump oxygenator or cardio-pulmonary bypass, that temporarily takes over the functions of the heart and lungs during cardiac surgery.
an apparatus that oxygenates and pumps blood to the body during open heart surgery.
takes over the function of the heart and lungs during heart surgery allowing the heart to be stopped and repaired.
The mechanical device that exchanges carbon dioxide for oxygen in the blood and pumps reoxygenated blood through the body while the heart is stopped during surgery