perfusionist

noun per·fu·sion·ist \ (ˌ)pər-ˈfyü-zhə-nist \

Definition of perfusionist

: a certified medical technician responsible for extracorporeal oxygenation of the blood during open-heart surgery and for the operation and maintenance of equipment (such as a heart-lung machine) controlling it

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First Known Use of perfusionist

1964


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perfusionist

noun per·fu·sion·ist \ pər-ˈfyüzh-(ə-)nəst \

medical Definition of perfusionist

: a certified medical technician responsible for extracorporeal oxygenation of the blood during open-heart surgery and for the operation and maintenance of equipment (as a heart-lung machine) controlling it

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