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dc.creatorDivision of American Hospital Supply Corporation
dc.date.accessioned2019-03-22T19:14:44Z
dc.date.available2019-03-22T19:14:44Z
dc.date.created1960-1969
dc.date.issued2019-05-03
dc.date.submitted2019-05-03
dc.identifier2003.0039
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10675.2/622189
dc.descriptionA Landé-Edwards Membrane Oxygenator. On the side where the label is, there is an inlet for "Blood In" and an outlet for "Blood Out". Stamped on the front of the white portion in orange letters is "ANIMAL UNIT". The top label says that the maximum inlet pressure is 250 mm of mercury and that the minimum outlet pressure if 50 mm of mercury (70 cm of water). It also says not to apply suction to outlet and that the tube size is 3/8" I.D. On the back of the oxygenator, there is an inlet for "Gas In" and an outlet for "Gas Out". There is also a label which gives information on flow rate as well as restrictions. Attached to the oxygenator is a "CAUTION" tag with instructions. According to the exhibit card, this Landé-Edwards Membrane Oxygenator is circa 1960. It was used to oxygenate blood during open-heart surgery. Dimensions are: 4.25" H x 7.5" W x 8.25" L; weight: 5 lbs., 7.1 oz.
dc.publisherHistorical Collections & Archives, Robert B. Greenblatt, M.D. Library, Augusta University
dc.relation.ispartofRG20 - Medical Artifacts
dc.rightsRights: ©Augusta University. Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 4.0 International. https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/ (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0) Acknowledgement of the Historical Collections & Archives, Robert B. Greenblatt, M.D. Library, Augusta University as a source is required.
dc.subject.meshEquipment and Supplies
dc.subject.meshOxygenators
dc.titleLandé-Edwards Membrane Oxygenator
dc.title.alternativeOxygenator
dc.typeStill Image
dc.contributor.institutionAugusta University
dc.date.digitized2019-05-03
refterms.dateFOA2019-05-03T20:45:37Z


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