Artificial Organs

Dozent: Dr.-Ing. Süleyman Yüce
Vorlesung: 2 Stunde(n)
Übung: 1 Stunde(n)
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Vorlesungssemester: Wintersemester
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Sprache: Englisch
Art der Prüfung: Klausur

This course deals with application of artificial internal organs with some examples for other organs e.g. sensory organs, their pathophysiological backgrounds, and clinical indication. In this course, the students will learn the application of heart lung assist devices for short and long term therapies. They will learn the different types and functions of membrane lungs (oxygenators) and their membrane properties such as gas transfer capacity.

Furthermore, the various types of blood pumps such as pulsatile and non-pulsatile flow systems for intra- and extracorporeal applications are included. In addition, they will learn the current and future technologies, designs, and the industrial realizations of the above mentioned devices, as well as for the heart valve repair or replacement