Accession Number:

ADA361657

Title:

Extracorporeal Life Support in Military Casualties

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 31 Dec 96-1 Oct 98

Corporate Author:

MICHIGAN UNIV ANN ARBOR MEDICAL CENTER

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1999-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

26.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this contract is to develop a portable extracorporeal life support ECLS device and a vascular access system. Part of this project includes the development of a non-thrombogenic surface to allow ECLS with minimal or no system anti-coagulation, During the second year of the contract the prototype device was completed by the subcontractor, animal models were refined, and the non-thrombogenic NO releasing surface was further tested.

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Life Support Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE