EACTS Annual Meeting 2022
More than 3.500 Heart and Thorax Physicians from all over the world attended the 36th Annual Meeting of the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS) in Milan from October 5 to 8, 2022. Resuscitec GmbH presented itself for the first time with its own booth in the Milano Convention Center (MiCo) and introduced the CARL Therapy as well as the CARL System to many interested parties from Europe, Asia and America.
“Our second international appearance with CARL was very successful. The cooperation with our South-European distribution partners Gada Italia and Palex Medical (Spain & Portugal) worked very well. In addition, we were able to establish many new contacts, which will further accelerate the ongoing market entry in Europe,” says Dr. Patrick Rauh, Head of Sales of Resuscitec GmbH.
150 participants at the satellite symposium CARL Therapy
The satellite symposium on „CARL. Controlled Automated Reperfusion of the whoLe body – A new concept treating patients with cardiac arrest” on Thursday, October 6, was very well attended by 150 participants. Dr. Jan-Steffen Pooth of the Medical Center – University of Freiburg presented the results of the current resuscitation practice and explained the scientific background for the further development towards CARL Therapy. Afterwards Dr. Hug Aubin from the University Hospital Düsseldorf lectured on the implementation of the CARL System in daily clinical practice and presented the first clinical results of the patients treated so far in his hospital.
Prof. Christoph Benk explained the product technical function of the individual components of the CARL System, their practical use from a perfusionist’s point of view and the integration of the system into the Freiburg process landscape for internal and prehospital resuscitation. He and Prof. Georg Trummer, who presented the multicenter clinical results to date, come from the Medical Center – University of Freiburg.