2023-2024 / TECH1002-1

Introduction to substitution


20h Th

Number of credits

 Master in public health (120 ECTS) (Transitional programme)2 crédits 
 Master in public health (120 ECTS) (new programme)3 crédits 
 University certificate in perfusion and applied techniques3 crédits 


Rodolphe Durieux, Jean-Noël Koch, Marc-Gilbert Lagny, Paul Massion

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

Preparatory courses for cardiopulmonary bypass and associated techniques.

Subjects covered:

  • Cardiopulmonary bypass in cardiac surgery
  • Supply techniques for short, middle and long terms
  • Blood conservation techniques
  • Hemofiltration

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

The purpose of the course is to present different available techniques to take care for critical patients 
The student for the Perfusion section or Critical Care section will obtain the bases for a better understanding of techniques and finally a better monitoring of the patients.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

Anatomy and physiology:

  • cardiac
  • respiratory
  • renal

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Theoritical courses

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

Traduction en cours

Recommended or required readings

Course notes available in power point format

  Written examination

Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course


M Lagny (mg.lagny@uliege.be)

JN Koch

Dr Massion

Dr Durieux

Association of one or more MOOCs