Kindheart cardiac surgery simulator in action at northwell health

This video was recorded by owners of a KindHeart Cardiac Surgery Simulator at Northwell Health in Long Island. The surgical procedure they perform with our simulator is a cardiac bypass procedure.  

KindHeart Thoracic PatienT IN ACTION

This video shows the KindHeart Thoracic Surgery Simulator (TSS) with a real porcine tissue heart and lung cassette and without removable muscle and skin layers. 

 

Kindheart Cardiac surgery simulator

This video shows a demonstration of Cardiac Simulator including Tachycardia, Ventricular Fibrillation, Cardioversion, Cannulation, Off Pump Coronary IMA Bypass, and Aortic Valve Replacement.

 

Bipolar Cautery with KindHeart Thoracic Surgery Simulator

 

This video shows the use of bipolar cautery using an Intuitive Surgical DaVinci Surgical Robot in conjunction with a KindHeart Thoracic Surgery Simulator (TSS). The TSS provides a porcine heart and left lung in a human analogous presentation (right lateral recumbent) with a realistic heartbeat and perfusion with theater blood.

 

inguinal herniA demonstration 

 

This video shows the typical use of our new inguinal hernia tissue model.  The procedure includes taking down the peritoneum, freeing the hernia sac, inserting mesh product and suturing the peritoneum closed. All of this can be done either robotically or laparoscopic. 

 

Perforation of Pulmonary Vein with KindHeart Thoracic Simulator

 

This video shows the deliberate perforation of the left superior pulmonary vein using an Intuitive Surgical DaVinci Surgical Robot in conjunction with a KindHeart Thoracic Surgery Simulator (TSS). The TSS provides a porcine heart and left lung in a human analogous presentation (right lateral recumbent) with a realistic heartbeat and perfusion with theater blood.

 

Bipolar Cautery with KindHeart Thoracic Simulator - Interior and Exterior View

 

This video shows bipolar cautery using an Intuitive Surgical DaVinci Surgical Robot in conjunction with a KindHeart Thoracic Surgery Simulator (TSS). The left view is the exterior of the TSS and the right view is the interior. 

 

Preparing KindHeart Thoracic Patient (4x)

 

This video shows the preparation of the KindHeart Thoracic Surgery Simulator (TSS) for use. The TSS provides a porcine heart and left lung in a human analogous presentation (right lateral recumbent) with a realistic heartbeat and perfusion with theater blood.

 

STAPLING WITH KINDHEART THORACIC SIMULATOR

 

This video shows the use of a surgical stapler using an Intuitive Surgical DaVinci Surgical Robot in conjunction with a KindHeart Thoracic Surgery Simulator (TSS).