This is a One day regorous course on IABP for practising perfusionist.The course began Covered History of Counter-Pulsation Therapy by Mr. Axel Neitzert and followed by basics and Mechanism by Mr. Gokul Krishnan, Balloons over view by Mr. Rahul Barwal and Pump over view by Mr. Axel Neitzert.
The groups were divided in to two for Hands- on, which was done by using leg models. Careful insertion technique and steps that needs to be followed for balloon preparation were clearly demonstrated.
We have used stimulators to stimulate various case scenarios in CARDIOSAVE and CS300 Pumps by using our Sensation and Mega Balloons.The Pump Set up, Timing and Troubleshooting were dealt in detail.
The Hands- on for Insertion and Balloon Pumps were demonstrated by Mr. Gokul Krishnan and Mr. Rahul Barwal.