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HL 40 Heart-Lung Machine

Cardiopulmonary Bypass (CPB)

Temporarily takes over the function of the heart and lungs during cardiac surgery.

Advanced cardiopulmonary bypass components contribute to the success of millions of surgical procedures worldwide each year for more than 60 years.

Surgical perfusion allows no room for error. That’s why Getinge developed a multi-level, redundant safety system that protects even your high-risk patients during cardiopulmonary bypass.

HL 40 Heart-Lung Machine

No room for error

Getinge putting patients first for more than 30 years

The advanced perfusion features of the HL 40 heart-lung machine support appropriate treatment. A familiar, perfusionist-developed interface minimizes the learning curve to reduce use errors.

Discover the new HL 40 Heart-Lung Machine

Tubing Set

Perfusion Products

Getinge surgical perfusion components are used successfully in thousands of cardiopulmonary bypass procedures each year. 


Quadrox-i oxygenators

With Quadrox-i, Getinge offers a complete oxygenator family, with devices that serve every patient from the smallest neonate to the tallest adult.

HCU 40 Heater-Cooler Unit

Heater-Cooler Unit HCU 40

The heater-cooler unit HCU 40 convinces with features and functions that benefit both patient and user during increasingly complex cardiovascular surgical procedures.

Literature list

Indian J Anaesth. 2017 Sep; 61(9): 760–767; PMC5613602; Basics of cardiopulmonary bypass; Manjula Sarkar and Vishal Prabhu; doi: 10.4103/ija.IJA_379_17

Anesth Analg. 2009 May;108(5):1394-417. doi: 10.1213/ane.0b013e3181875e2e. Optimal perfusion during cardiopulmonary bypass: an evidence-based approach. Murphy GS1, Hessel EA 2nd, Groom RC.

Semin Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2009 Jun;13(2):113-7. doi: 10.1177/1089253209337746. Epub 2009 Jul 17. Optimal versus suboptimal perfusion during cardiopulmonary bypass and the inflammatory response. De Somer F1.