25. If we are using a saline heparin mix to prevent clotting in the blood reservoir would we then need to administer any protamine to offset this or would the device filter enough of the heparin out to warrant no use, in relation to a procedure that will have no protamine administered as part of the normal clinical practice?

The Hemosep device will remove the majority of the heparin solution on processing of 1 litre of blood there is no need to administer any protamine to offset this due to the overall systemic levels residing in the patient after… Read more »