“The Lifesaving Machines” is a project, that deals with the idea of the simulation of the human body and the effort of medicin to help saving and prolonging our lifes. The project tries to touch the difficult topics of illness, medical crisis and death by showing neutrally photographed machines, which are involved in the progress.
(Historical) Collection anaesthesiology and intensive-care medicine, Josphinum
(Sammlung AnÃ¤sthesiologie und Intensivmedizin, Josephinum Wien)
Anaesthesia apparatus; Heidbrinck, ca. 1940, relics of the US army in Austria after WW2
(Heidbrinck NarkosegerÃ¤t, ca. 1940, GerÃ¤t
aus amerikanischen ArmeebestÃ¤nden)