Student Articles and Videos

View some recent articles written by student perfusionists.

View some video presentations by student perfusionists.

  • Kainat Ayub – Heart Surgery, What Does it Really Cost?
  • Brian LesterComparison of Del Nido to Blood Cardioplegia in Adults and Pediatrics
  • Maria Plomondon – Meta-Analysis on ANH & RAP on Reducing Allogeneic Blood Transfusions
  • Nathan Minie Myocardial Protection Comparing Warm and Cold Cardioplegia Delivery Methods 
  • Stephanie JohnsonProphylactic Steroids and SIRS on CPB
  • Craig Haug – Surgical Awareness in LVAD Procedures
  • Jennifer L. Pierce – Conventional Ultrafiltration Versus Diuretic Use with Cardiopulmonary Bypass and Postoperative Outcomes: A Meta-Analysis of Literature Reviews 
  • Herson Hernandez – Meta-Analysis on the Clinical Benefits of Miniaturized Extracorporeal Circuits Compared to Conventional Cardiopulmonary Bypass and Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass 
  • Kathryn Cirillo – Comparing Hydroxocobalamin and Methylene Blue in the Treatment of Vasoplegic Syndrome 
  • Nicholas Mesisca – Extracorporeal Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation: From Cannulation to Home
  • Hongting Diao – Does Cardioplegia Provide Cardiac Protection by Inducing Nf-E2 Related Factor-2 (Nrf2)?
  • Adam Murphy – A Survey of Perfusionists’ Communications During Critical Events
  • Nathali Gomez -Flolan Vs. Bivalirudin During Cardiopulmonary Bypass: Cost, Outcomes, Limitations
  • Alexandra Rezler – Safety Relative to Staffing Requirements for the Cardiovascular Perfusionist
  • Joseph Catricala – Modified Blood Rich Del Nido Vs the Traditional Del Nido Relative to Clinical Outcomes
  • Nousjka Vranken – Retrograde Autologous Priming to Reduce Allogeneic Blood Transfusion Requirements: A Systematic Review
  • Natasha Povar – Effects of Hemoconcentration During Cardioplumonary Bypass on Renal Function Post-Operatively
  • Mitchell Katona – Using a Quality Improvement Initiative to Reduce Acute Kidney Injury During On-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting