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Diploma In Perfusion Technician

Diploma In Perfusion Technician

Course Overview

Diploma program in perfusion technician coursehas been conceptualized to teach the candidate the basic role of perfusion technician within health care setting. Perfusion is the science of providing extracorporeal circulation in order to artificially support and temporarily replace a patient’s respiratory and circulatory systems. PerfusionTechnicians are members of the cardiac surgical team, and provide life-saving support to patients requiring extra corporeal circulation, including but not limited to, major cardiothoracic, vascular and transplant surgeries, as well as support for critically-ill patients.

A perfusion technician forms an integral part of the team that carries our cardiac and other relevant surgeries. Perfusion Technicians prepare and operate heart-lung machines and other sophisticated equipment as directed by healthcare physicians. They measure blood pressure and other parameters to identify appropriate mechanical, pharmacological and thermal manipulation to maintain tissue viability.

Eligibility Criteria

Minimum eligibility is 10+2 from Central or State board with Science

Program Duration

One Year (6 months theory classes and 6 monthshospital training)

Course Highlights

  • Program pedagogy with blended approach and in line with global practice
  • Appropriate interplay of course work and clinical work
  • Continuous Internal Assessment of students
  • Weekly tests / Monthly exams
  • Project Work & Group Work
  • Practical / viva
  • Students are encouraged for self-directed learning

Course Content

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Introduction to Perfusion Technology
  • Pharmacology
  • Perfusion Equipment
  • Perfusion Techniques
  • Clinical Applications of Bypass Techniques
  • Occupational Aspects of Perfusion
  • Postoperative Intensive Care
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
  • Ventilators

Who Can Join?

10+2 passed students