ECMO Simulation Model Built by Zack!!

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Build a complete ECMO simulator using a Tall Paul anatomy mannequin, some PVC tubing, off-the-shelf items from Home Depot, and a cordless drill?

Well…

Using parts purchased at Home Depot, Zack took apart a Tall Paul Anatomy Mannequin and built the whole thing from scratch.  This is how it went down!

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And check out the video at 2:22: Zack powers the Maquet Rotaflow pump using an electric hand drill with magnets attached to a plastic disc.Screen Shot 2015-03-20 at 11.34.49 AM