USE of Polypropylene and Polymethylpentene (PMP) Fibers for ECMO Oxygenators
USE of Polypropylene and Polymethylpentene (PMP) Fibers for ECMO Oxygenators

USE of Polypropylene and Polymethylpentene (PMP) Fibers for ECMO Oxygenators [285]

  • Faculty: Program director Joseph Basha, CCP
  • Date: July 22nd, 2021 9:45 am
  • CEU’s: 2.4 CEUs
  • Price: $36
  • Category 1 SDCE CEU
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Learn about the construction on hollow fiber oxygenators and the use of these for ECMO and cardiac surgery. 
Learn the reason for fiber wetting and failure and how fiber construction helps increase fiber longevity. 
Learn who manufactures PMP (Polymethylpentene) fibers and how PMP (Polymethylpentene) fiber shortages affected ECMO oxygenator availability and what alternatives are available to the clinician. 
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Program director Joseph Basha, CCP

Program director Joseph Basha, CCP

Joseph has been a practicing clinical perfusionist for 40 years. Currently, Joseph is the CEO of Houston Extracorporeal Technologies and is the program director of The New Orleans Conference and MediWeb which includes PerfWeb and NurseWeb.

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