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CIP 2010

Detail for CIP Code 51.0906

Title: Perfusion Technology/Perfusionist.

Definition: A program that prepares individuals, under the supervision of physicians and nurses, to operate extracorporeal circulation and autotransfusion equipment during medical procedures and surgeries where the support or temporary replacement of a patient's own respiratory or circulatory system is required. Includes instruction in equipment selection and operation, physician and medical team consultation, patient condition monitoring, procedural techniques, and principles of respiratory and circulatory physiology.

Action: No Substantive Changes

CIP Title or Definition Changed
CIP 2000 CIP 2010
Code Title Action Code Title
51.0906 Perfusion Technology/Perfusionist. No substantive changes 51.0906 Perfusion Technology/Perfusionist.
Illustrative Examples
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