Updates on Extracorporeal CO2 Removal – May 2014

19 May 2014 Recent News

The latest news and developments related to extracorporeal CO2 removal and the Hemolung RAS.

Capellier User Report ThumbNew Case Report: “Low-flow extracorporeal carbon dioxide removal to enable reduced airway pressures in a ventilated patient with a persistent air leak”

This user report by Pr. Gilles Capellier and Dr. Loic Barrot describes the use of the Hemolung RAS to enable lung protection in a ventilated patient with a persistent air leak. The report describes the case of a 45 year old male who was admitted to a peripheral hospital in respiratory distress, where he was diagnosed with a tuberculosis infection, pulmonary embolism (PE), and pneumothorax.

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There will be numerous presentations on ECCO2R at this week’s EURO-ELSO meeting in Paris. Sessions on ECCO2R will take place on Friday, May 23rd from 11:00–12:45 and from 13:00–14:00.

We invite you to learn more about ECCO2R with the Hemolung RAS at our booth (2) in the main exhibit hall.

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Euro-ELSO_2014_A5 Symposium Flyer framedThe Role of ECCO2R in Modern Intensive Care
Lunch Symposium at Euro-ELSO 2014

Date: Friday 23rd May, 2014
Time: 13:00 – 14:00
Location: Soutine & Utrillo Room


MDEA-2014Hemolung RAS chosen as a finalist for the 2014 Medical Design Excellence Awards

We are honored to have the Hemolung RAS recognized as a finalist for the 2014 MDEA Awards. This admission is the result of more than 10 years of dedication and perseverance on the part of our staff, investors, and clinical collaborators who all share a common vision: A better future for patients suffering from acute respiratory failure.

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