2023-2024 / TECH0752-1

Replacement devices


10h Th

Number of credits

 Master in public health (120 ECTS) (Transitional programme)2 crédits 
 Master in public health (120 ECTS) (new programme)2 crédits 
 University certificate in perfusion and applied techniques2 crédits 


Jonathan Goffoy, Jean-Noël Koch, Marc-Gilbert Lagny, Paul Massion, Philippe Morimont


Jean-Olivier Defraigne

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the second semester


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

  • Cardiac: Cardiac pacing - Defibrillation - Intra-Aortic Balloon CounterPulsation -Artificial Heart
  • Respiratory : ECMO - ECCO2R
  • Circulatory : ECLS, VAD and other assist device.
  • MECC, mini bypass
  • Renal : Hemofiltration/Hemodiafiltration

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

The purpose of these courses are to improve the theoretical and technical bases in the field of assist devices.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

The student have to attempt the courses of "Introduction aux dispositifs de suppléance" (TECH1002-1).

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Theoritical courses
Didactics presentations included equipment

Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)

In-person classes: attempt to the lessons is suggested

Recommended or required readings

  Course notes available in power point format

Written examination
Oral examination with one or more teacher(s)
Ability of the student to make the link between the differents courses.

Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course


M. Lagny (mg.lagny@uliege.be)

JN Koch

Dr P. Morimont

Dr P. Massion

Association of one or more MOOCs