Mechanical Functioning of Heart

There are two main types of circulation in our body. When the circulatory path for blood flows via lungs, it is Pulmonary Circulation. Whereas, the path that supplies oxygen to the body cells is systemic circulation. Heart pumps blood to the entire body. The pumping of blood happens due to the contraction of heart muscles. … Read more

Heart Lung Machine

What is Cardiopulmonary Bypass? It removes heart and lungs from circulation. It is used during open heart surgery. For example it is used for coronary artery bypass graft and valve repair. Machine does the normal function of heart. What is Heart Lung Machine? It replaces the heart and lungs function. It helps for blood pumping, … Read more