Dr. Felipe Gallego was on duty at InCor (Instituto do Coração do Hospital da Clínicas da FMUSP) when the Executive Director Assistant of the clinic one day came in with her father. He had chest pain which turned out to be a severe heart attack with cardiac arrest. Felipe and his team managed to save the patient using Getinge’s intra-aortic balloon pump.
Topic: Passion for life (5)
For Christoph Arnold, passion for life is the driving force both when he works with master data at Getinge and in his personal life. When he had the possibility to donate bone marrow stem cells to help save another person’s life, he didn’t hesitate for a second.