University of Health Sciences (UHS)

Duration: 4 years
Degree Type: BS
Department: Department of Allied Health Sciences
Campus: Lahore

Admission Date

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How To Apply

Admission form for the program can be downloaded from the university website. Completed form with required documents should reach the office of Director (Admin & Coord) by the due date, during office hours.

Tuition Fee

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Recognition

The Cardiovascular Perfusionist operates extracorporeal circulation equipment during any medical procedure in which it is necessary to artificially support or temporarily replace a patient\'s circulatory or respiratory functions, such as in open heart surgery or other heart procedures.

FSc (Pre-Medical) or FSc in relevant technology from a board of Intermediate & Secondary Education/equivalent (as determined by the Inter Board Committee of Chairmen, Islamabad), with at least 50 % unadjusted marks.

Perfusionists, in conjunction with attending physicians, are responsible for the selection of the most appropriate equipment and extracorporeal techniques. They are trained in the administration of blood products and drugs. Perfusionists may also perform administrative duties, such as purchasing equipment and supplies, hiring support technicians, department management and quality improvement. They must handle very stressful situations, pay close attention to detail and stay abreast of new developments in their profession.

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