Program

THURSDAY, MAY 5, 2011

6:30 am - 7:30 am   CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
Central Park

7:30 am - 8:45 am MITRAL PLENARY I
Metropolitan Ballroom East
Moderators: David H. Adams, Irving L. Kron
7:30 am Mitral Conclave: Why Now?
David H. Adams
Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
7:40 am Welcome on Behalf of the AATS
Irving L. Kron
University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA, USA
7:45 am A Bishop's Tale
W. Randolph Chitwood, Jr.
East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, USA
7:55 am Mitral Valve Imaging for the Surgeon
Randolph P. Martin
Piedmont Heart Institute, Atlanta, GA, USA
8:10 am Behind the Mitral Valve Guidelines
Robert O. Bonow
Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL, USA
8:25 am CASE PRESENTATIONS

8:45 am - 10:00 am MITRAL PLENARY II
Metropolitan Ballroom East
Moderators: Friedrich W. Mohr, Hartzell V. Schaff
8:45 am Pediatric Mitral Valve Disease
Pedro J. del Nido
Children's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
8:57 am Degenerative Mitral Valve Disease
David H. Adams
Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
9:09 am Rheumatic Valve Disease
Manuel Antunes
University Hospital, Coimbra, Portugal
9:21 am Systolic Anterior Motion
Robert A. Dion
Ziekenhuis Oost-Limburg, Genk, Belgium
9:33 am PANEL DISCUSSION

10:00 am - 10:30 am
 

COFFEE BREAK, VISIT EXHIBITS, VIEW POD PRESENTATIONS
Metropolitan Ballroom West & Central Park

View POD #1    Abstract 93
Mitral Valve Repair in Endocarditis: A Comparison to Repair Results in Non Infected Myxomatous Disease
D. Loberman1, L. Sternik1, A. Kogan1, D. Spiegelstein1, Y. Maor2, E. Raanani1.
1Cardiac Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel, 2Unit of Infectious Disease, Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel


POD #2    Withdrawn

POD #3    Abstract 176
"Good But Not Perfect" - The True Atrial Fibrillation Burden after the Cox-Maze III Procedure in Patients with Mitral Valve Disease, Estimated by an Implantable Loop Recorder
T. Hanke, E. I. Charitos, M. Baldewig, U. Stierle, H. Sievers
Clinic for Cardiac Surgery, UKSH, Campus Luebeck, Luebeck, Germany

View POD #4    Abstract 190
Mitral Valve Repair for Severe Mitral Regurgitation Secondary to Atrial Fibrillation
H. A. Vohra, S. A. Sadeque, R. N. Whistance, S. A. Livesey
Cardiac Surgery, Southampton University Hospital, Southampton, United Kingdom
POD #5    Abstract 200
Incidence of Permanent Pacemakers Following Transeptal Exposure for Mitral Valve Surgery and Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation
R. F. Hebeler
Cardiothoracic Surgery, Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
View POD #6    Abstract 77
Surgical Repair of the Congenitally Malformed Mitral Valve Leaflets in Infants and Children
E.M. Delmo Walter, T. Komoda, R. Hetzer.
Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
View POD #7    Abstract 119
Mitral and Tricuspid Valve Repair and Growth in Unbalanced Atrioventricular Canal Defects
J. E. Foker1, J. M. Berry2, B. A. Harvey1, L. A. Pyles2
1Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA, 2Pediatric Cardiology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
View POD #8    Abstract 45
Long Term Results of Isolated Valve Operations in Patients with Diabetes
G. D. Trachiotis1, P. Mullenix2, A. Onoura3, I. Opoku-Asare4, E. Goheen5, M. D. Greenberg6
1George Washington University/Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC, USA, 2Cardiothoracic Surgery, Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC, USA, 3Cardiology, Howard University/Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC, USA 4Cardiology, HowardUniversity/Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC, USA, 5Cardiology, Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC, USA, 6Cardiology, Nonivasive Imaging, Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC, USA
View POD #9    Abstract 126
Longitudinal Survival in all Patients Undergoing Mitral Repair vs Replacement In Poland 2006-2009
M. Jasinski1, A. Kansy2, M. Zembala3, M. Deja1, T. Sitko4, Z. Tobota2, B. Maruszewski5
12nd dept Cardiac Surgery, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland, 2Cardiac Surgery, Childrens Memorial Health Institute, Warsaw, Poland, 32nd dept Cardiac Surgery, Silesian Centre of Heart Diseases, Zabrze, Poland, 41 Dept Cardiac Surgery, Cardiac Institute, Warsaw, Poland, 5Cardiac Surger, Childrens Memorial Health Institute, Warsaw, Poland
View POD #10    Abstract 205
Quantifying the Incremental Cost of Complications Associated with Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery
A. Iribarne, R. Easterwood, E. Y. Chan, J. A. Yang, C. R. Smith, M. Argenziano
Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
POD #11    Abstract 51
Serial MDCT Assessment of Left Ventricular Reverse Remodeling, Mass and Regional Wall Stress after Restrictive Mitral Annuloplasty in Dilated Cardiomyopathy
Y. Shudo1, K. Taniguchi2, S. Kainuma1, T. Sakaguchi1, T. Funatsu2, S. Miyagawa1, H. Nishi1, H. Kondoh2, Y. Yoshikawa1, S. Fukushima1, K. Takeda1, S. Saito1, Y. Sawa1
1Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita, Osaka, Japan, 2Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Japan Labor Health and Welfare Organization, Osaka Rosai Hospital, Sakai, Osaka, Japan
POD #12    Abstract 132
Bileaflet "Optimization" in Repairing Functional Mitral Regurgitation
M. Komeda1, Y. Koyama1, S. Fukaya1, H. Kitamura1, K. Saito2, K. Obase2, K. Yoshida2, Y. Okawa1
1Cardiovscular Surgery, Nagoya Heart Center, Nagoya, Japan, 2Cardiology, Kawasaki University Hospital, Kurashiki, Okayama, Japan
View POD #13    Abstract 166
Tethering Symmetry, Anterior Mitral Leaflet Angle and Papillary Muscle Systolic Dyssynchrony are Powerful Tools to Identify Advanced Lv Dysfunction in Patients with Ischemic Dilated Cardiomyopathy (IDCM).
L. Van Garsse1, S. Gelsomino2, F. Lucà2, E. Cheriex1, C. Rao2, R. Lorusso2, G. Gensini2, J. Maessen1
1Academic Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, Netherlands, 2Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
POD #14    Abstract 181
Impact of Mitral Valve Repair in Patients with End-stage Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
D. M. Meyer, J. D. Nelson, P. Mikhael, M. Wait, M. Jessen
Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, UT Southwestern, Dallas, TX, USA

10:30 am - 11:30 am EXPERT TECHNIQUE/VIDEO SESSION I
Metropolitan Ballroom East
Moderators: Ottavio Alfieri, Hugo K. I. Vanermen
10:30 am Posterior Leaflet Prolapse: Gortex/Non-resection
Patrick Perier
Herz and Gefass Clinic, Bad Nuestadt, Germany
10:38 am Posterior Leaflet Prolapse: Triangular Resection(s)
Hartzell V. Schaff
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
10:46 am Posterior Leaflet Prolapse: Annular Techniques
David H. Adams
Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
10:54 am Posterior Leaflet Prolapse: Folding Plasty
Lawrence H. Cohn
Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
11:02 am Posterior Leaflet Prolapse: Haircut
W. Randolph Chitwood, Jr.
East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, USA
11:10 am Posterior Leaflet Restriction: Patch Augmentation
Robert A. Dion
Zienenhuis Oost-Limburg, Genk, Belgium
11:18 am Posterior Leaflet Tethering: Sub-Annular Techniques
Irving L. Kron
University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA, USA
11:26 am   MODERATOR’S SUMMARY

11:35 am-12:30 pm   BREAK OUT SESSION I
Metropolitan Ballroom East

MITRAL VALVE REPAIR: TECHNIQUES I
Faculty: James S. Gammie, W. Clark Hargrove, III, Francis C. Wells
11:35 am Anatomy of Leaflet Prolapse
Francis C. Wells
Papworth Hospital / NHS Trust, Cambridge, United Kingdom
11:47 am 1. Mitral Valve Repair for Advanced Myxomatous Disease (Video)
G. H. Tang, B. Wood, S. Armstrong, T. E. David
Cardiovascular Surgery, Toronto General Hospital, Peter Munk Cardiac Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada
11:55 am 2. Artificial Chordae in Mitral Surgery. One-School 25-Year Experience
C. Zussa1, G. Minniti2, L. Caprili1, G. Cresce3, G. Zoffoli4, A. Giacomin5, R. Canola2, L. Salvador3, E. Polesel4.
1Gruppo Villa Maria Care and Research, Reggio Emilia, 2Treviso, 3Vicenza, 4Mestre, 5Mirano Hospital, Italy
12:03 pm 3. Identification and Correction of Pseudo-prolapse of the Anterior Leaflet Improves Late Mid-term Outcomes of Mitral Valve Repair in Chronic Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation
S. W. Hashim, S. J. Youssef, B. Ayyash, S. Ragnarsson, S. Collazo, A. Geirsson
Section of Cardiac Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
12:11 pm 4. Functional Prolaps in Barlow's Disease (Video)
H. Smeenk1, P. Perier2, R. Klautz1
1Cardiothoracic surgery, LUMC Leiden, Leiden, Netherlands, 2Cardiac Surgery, Herz und Gefäss Klinik, Bad Neustadt, Germany
12:19 pm 5. Does Mitral Valve Clipping Affect the Opportunity for a Subsequent Valve Repair?
S. Bleiziffer, K. Ströh, T. Günther, B. Voss, R. Lange
Clinic for Cardiovascular Surgery, German Heart Center Munich, Munich, Germany

11:35 am - 12:30 pm   BREAK OUT SESSION II
Riverside Suite, 3rd Floor

MITRAL VALVE REPAIR: ROBOTICS AND ENDOSCOPIC REPAIR
Faculty: W. Randolph Chitwood, Jr., Tomislav Mihaljevic, Rakesh M. Suri
11:35 am Current Concepts in Robotic Mitral Surgery
Tomislav Mihaljevic
Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
11:47 am 6. Mitral Valve Repair from Sternotomy to Small Thoracotomy: How to Minimize the Learning Curve
M. Diena1, G. Cerin2, L. Karazanishvili1, E. Novelli1, U. Tesler1
1Cardiac Surgery, Clinica San Gaudenzio, Novara, Italy, 2Cardiology, Clinica San Gaudenzio, Novara, Italy
11:55 am 7. Totally Endoscopic Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery as a Routine Approach: A 10 Year Experience
R. Rodriguez1, O. Gojkovic2, A. Khitri1, F. D. Ferdinand1, L. E. Samuels1, F. P. Sutter1, S. M. Goldman1
1Surgery, Lankenau Medical Center, Wynnewood, PA, USA, 2Cardiology, Lankenau Medical Center, Wynnewood, PA, USA
12:03 pm 8. Endoscopic Repair of Posterior Mitral Leaflet Prolapse: Our Standard Treatment for P2 Prolapse (Video)
A. Vanermen
Cardiothoracic Surgery, OLV Hospital, Aalst, Belgium
12:11 pm 9. Robotic Repair of Bi-Leaflet Prolapse and Cryo-Maze Procedure (Video)
L. G. Siwek, B. R. Reynolds
Northwest Heart & Lung Surgical Assoc., Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center, Spokane, WA, USA
12:19 pm 10. Hybrid PCI-Video Assisted Beating Heart Mitral Valve Replacement and Tricuspid Valve Repair (Video)
S. Masroor
Cardiothoracic Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA

11:35 am-12:30 pm   BREAK OUT SESSION III
Empire Ballroom West

MITRAL VALVE REPAIR: COMPLICATIONS
Faculty: Anelechi C. Anyanwu, Randolph P. Martin, Friedrich W. Mohr
11:35 am Surgical Complications after Mitral Valve Repair
Anelechi C. Anyanwu
Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
11:47 am Echocardiographic Assessment of Repair Complications
Randolph P. Martin
Piedmont Heart Institute, Atlanta, GA, USA
11:59 am 11. The In-Hospital Survival Benefit of Mitral Valve Repair Increases with Increasing Severity of Comorbid Illness
M. J. Russo1, A. Iribarne2, J. D. Burgener1, R. Malyala1, S. Akhter1, V. Jeevanandam1, J. Raman1
1Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA, 2Department of Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
12:07 pm 12. Large Left Ventricle Size Negatively Impacts Recovery of Left Ventricle Function Following Mitral Valve Repair
V. Chan, D. Grisoli, M. Ruel, S. Chaudry, A. Tran, L. Ressler, D. Nicholson, T. G. Mesana
University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
12:15 pm 13. Systolic Anterior Motion after Mitral Valve Repair: Does it Have Long Term Clinical Implication ?
D. Spiegelstein1, R. Kuperstein2, E. Schwammenthal2, L. Sternik1, A. Malachy1, M. S. Feinberg2, E. Raanani1.
1Cardiac Surgery, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel, 2Unit of Non-Invasive Cardiology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel
12:23 pm 14. Management of Post-Repair Systolic Anterior Motion
R. Varghese, A. C. Anyanwu, M. Federico, J. Chikwe, D. H. Adams
Cardiothoracic Surgery, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
  Discussion - led by Randolph P. Martin

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
  LUNCH, VISIT EXHIBITS, LIVE POD PRESENTATIONS
Metropolitan Ballroom West & Central Park
View POD #1    Abstract 20
Preoperative ST2 but not NT-proBNP is Associated with Short-term Left Ventricular Remodeling after Mitral Valve Repair for Severe Symptomatic Degenerative Mitral Valve Disease
A. Galeone1, A. Lessana2, E. Mascolo3, F. Di Serio3, N. Marraudino1, F. Laborde2, D. Paparella1.
1Division of Cardiac Surgery, DETO, University of Bari, Bari, Italy, 2Department of Cardiac Surgery, Institut Mutualiste Montsouris, Paris, France, 3Department of Clinical Pathology, Policlinico of Bari, Bari, Italy
View POD #2    Abstract 24
Mitral Valve Prolapse is Associated With Altered Extracellular Matrix Gene Expression
D. G. Greenhouse1, A. Murphy1, P. Mignatti2, J. Zavadil3, A. C. Galloway1, L. B. Balsam1
1Cardiothoracic Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA, 2Cardiothoracic Surgery and Cell Biology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA, 3Pathology and Technology Center and Center for Health Informatics and Bioinformatics, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
View POD #3    Abstract 43
Mitral Valve Replacement with Chordal Preservation Provides Comparable Cardiac Function as Mitral Valve Repair: An Echocardiographic Study Based on Cardiac Energetics
K. Imasaka1, Y. Tomita1, Y. Tanoue2, E. Tayama1, H. Teshima1, T. Ueda1, S. Fujita1
1Cardiac Surgery, National Hospital Organization Kyushu Medical Center, Fukuoka, Japan, 2Cardiovascular surgery, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
View POD #4    Abstract 87
Mitral Valve Repair is Underutilized in Patients with Lower Income Levels
C. M. Vassileva, J. Standard, S. Markwell, T. Boley, S. Hazelrigg
Surgery, SIU School of Medicine, Springfield, IL, USA
View POD #5    Abstract 96
Endoscopic Repair Of Posterior Mitral Leaflet Prolapse: Our Standard Treatment For P2 Prolapse
A. Vanermen
Cardiothoracic Surgery, OLV Hospital, Aalst, Belgium
View POD #6    Abstract 129
Moderate Pulmonary Hypertension Does Not Influence Early Outcomes Following Mitral Valve Repair
Y. Abu-Omar1, A. Ali1, K. Willis1, K. Stroud1, Z. Ali1, T. Athanasiou2, F. C. Wells1
1Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Papworth Hospital, Papworth Everard, United Kingdom, 2Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Imperial College, London, United Kingdom
POD #7    Abstract 138
Nonresectional Repair of Extensive Posterior Mitral Leaflet Prolapse (Video)
J. A. Spratt
Roper-St. Francis Healthcare, Cardiothoracic Surgery of Charleston, Charleston, SC, USA
View POD #8    Abstract 150
Ten Years Follow-up of Single-Surgeon Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery
A. D'Alfonso, F. Capestro, F. Massi, S. Nardone, C. Zingaro, L. Torracca
Cardiac Surgery Unit, Ancona Hospital, Ancona, Italy
POD #9    Abstract 178
Complex Mitral Valve Repair with Echo-Guided Artificial Chordae Measurement (Video)
M. Diena1, G. Lanzillo1, L. Karazanishvili1, P. Bajona1, E. Novelli1, U. Tesler1, G. Cerin2
1Cardiac Surgery, Clinica San Gaudenzio, Novara, Italy, 2Cardiology, Clinica San Gaudenzio, Novara, Italy
View POD #10    Abstract 183
Anatomic Correction of Mitral Valve in Barlow Disease: Mid-Term Results From One Institution
S. Gelsomino, S. Caciolli, C. Rostagno, G. Montesi, G. Gensini, P. Stefàno
Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
POD #11    Abstract 203
Functional Efficacy of Neochordoplasty vs. Chordal Translocation for Surgical Repair of Acute Posterior Leaflet Prolapse
M. Padala1, V. H. Thourani1, R. A. Guyton1, A. P. Yoganathan2
1Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA, 2Biomedical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA
POD #12    Abstract 209
Novel Technique for Artificial Chordae Replacement in Mitral Valve Repair (Video)
K. M. J. Chan, P. P. Punjabi
Cardiothoracic Surgery, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, Hammersmith Hospital, London, United Kingdom
View POD #13    Abstract 133
Left Atrial Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation: Box Lesion" With Bipolar Radiofrequency Device
L. Sternik1, H. Cohen1, D. Luria2, M. Glikson1, A. Kogan1, D. Spiegelstein1, A. Malachy1, E. Raanani1
1Cardiac Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel, 2Heart Center, Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel
POD #14    Abstract 139
Repair of Mitral Insufficiency Secondary to Bacterial Endocarditis (Video)
J. A. Spratt
Roper-St. Francis Healthcare, Cardiothoracic Surgery of Charleston, Charleston, SC, USA

1:30 pm - 2:00 pm CARDIOLOGY ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION: SEVERE MITRAL REGURGITATION
Metropolitan Ballroom East
Moderator: Randolph P. Martin
Panelists: Jeffrey S. Borer, Suny Downstate Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
Blase A. Carabello, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
Michael J. Mack, Baylor Healthcare System, The Heart Hospital, Plano, TX, USA
Hartzell V. Schaff, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
Maurice E. Sarano, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm   MITRAL PLENARY III
Metropolitan Ballroom East
Moderators: A. Marc Gillinov, Anelechi C. Anyanwu
2:00 pm Ischemic MR: What We Know
Patrick M. McCarthy
Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
2:12 pm Imaging/Decision Making in Ischemic MR
Maurice E. Sarano
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
2:24 pm Mitral Repair in Ischemic MR
Robert A. Dion
Ziekenhuis Oost-Limburg, Genk, Belgium
2:36 pm Preservation of the Mitral Apparatus in Valve Replacement
Francis C. Wells
Papworth Hospital / NHS Trust, Cambridge, United Kingdom
2:48 pm The Ventricle: When to Do What
Michael A. Acker
Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
3:00 pm DISCUSSION AND CASE PRESENTATIONS

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm CONCLAVE HONORED LECTURE
Metropolitan Ballroom East
Introduction: David H. Adams

Revisiting the French Correction
Alain F. Carpentier
Hopital European Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
  PRESENTATION OF THE MITRAL CONCLAVE ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
Metropolitan Ballroom East

4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  COFFEE BREAK, VISIT EXHIBITS, VIEW POD PRESENTATIONS
Metropolitan Ballroom West & Central Park
POD #1    Abstract 54
Mitral Valve Repair for Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation (Video)
J. Rankin
Department of Cardiac Surgery, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
View POD #2    Abstract 65
A Surgically Created Model of Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation in Swine
M. Minakawa, J. Robb, M. Morita, T. Shuto, K. J. Koomalsingh, M. Vergnat, T. J. Eperjesi, J. H. Gorman, R. C. Gorman
Gorman Cardiovascular Research Group, University of Pennsylvania, Glenolden, PA, USA
View POD #3    Abstract 68
Regional Changes in Leaflet Coaptation Geometry Following Reduction Annuloplasty in Patients with Functional Mitral Regurgitation
D. G. Greenhouse, C. F. Schwartz, S. L. Dellis, D. F. Loulmet, L. B. Balsam, A. C. Galloway, E. A. Grossi.
Cardiothoracic Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
View POD #4    Abstract 75
Redo Mitral or Tricuspid Valve Surgery with Port-access, Our Standard Approach (Video)
A. Vanermen
Cardiothoracic Surgery, OLV Hospital, Aalst, Belgium
View POD #5    Abstract 80
Mitral Regurgitation Accelerates Left Ventricular Remodeling after Postero-lateral Myocardial Infarction.
M. Soleimani1, M. Khazalpour1,G. Cheng1, Z. Zhang1, G. Acevedo-Bolton2, D. Saloner2, A. Wallace3, J. Guccione1, L. Ge1, M. Ratcliffe1
1Division of Surgical Services (112D), UCSF/VA Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA, 2Radiology, UCSF/VA Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA3Anesthesia, UCSF/VA Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
POD #6    Abstract 81
The Effect of Mitral Annuloplasty Shape in Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation: A Finite Element Simulation.
V. Wong1, J. Wenk1, Z. Zhang1, G. Cheng1, G. Acevedo-Bolton2, M. Burger3, D. Saloner2, A. Wallace4, J. Guccione1, M. Ratcliffe1, L. Ge1
1Division of Surgical Services (112D), UCSF/VA Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA, 2Radiology, UCSF/VA Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA, 3Livermore Software Technology Corporation, Livermore, CA, USA, 4Anesthesia, UCSF/VA Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
View POD #7    Abstract 134
Factors Influencing Recurrent Atrial Fibrillation Occurrence Late After The MAZE Procedure
L. Sternik1, H. Cohen1, D. Luria2, M. Glikson2, D. Spiegelstein1, S. Levin1, E. Raaanani1
1Cardiac Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel, 2Heart Center, Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel
View POD #8    Abstract 155
Impact of Carpentier-McCarthy-Adams IMR ETlogix Ring on Mid-Term Results Repair of Chronic Ischemic Mitral Valve Regurgitation
P. Bertolini, F. Santini, F. Onorati, G. Faggian, A. Mazzucco.
Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
View POD #9    Abstract 198
Multi-Imaging Approach in the Decision Making and the Tailored Treatment of Ischaemic Mitral Regurgitation in an Elderly High Risk Patient.
G. Di Giannuario1, G. Tonti1, M. Santamaria1, Q. Parisi1, E. Caradonna1, C. M. De Filippo1, G. Restaino2, M. Missere2, A. Carcagni'1, G. Sallustio2, F. Alessandrini1
1Cardiovascular Department, Catholic University, Campobasso, Italy, 2Radiology Department, Catholic University, Campobasso, Italy
POD #10    Abstract 202
Reducing Posterior Leaflet Tethering Using Patch Augmentation Improves Leaflet Mobility and Systolic Coaptation Length in Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation
M. Padala1, J. Rabbah2, V. H. Thourani1, R. A. Guyton1, A. P. Yoganathan2
1Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA, 2Biomedical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA
View POD #11    Abstract 29
Mitral Valve Repair for Functional Regurgitation Caused By Chagas' Disease (Video)
S. K. Martins1, A. Kiyose2, F. C. Mendonca1, V. S. Andrade1, J. Pinheiro2, J. Moraes2, A. D. Jatene1
1Cardiovascular Surgery, Hospital do Coracao, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2Cardiology, Hospital do Coracao, Sao Paulo, Brazil
View POD #12    Abstract 62
Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery: Comparison of Outcomes in Single Procedure Versus Multiprocedure Patients
M. G. Moront, M. L. Kuehne, D. G. Crescenzo, W. J. Rachwal, C. J. Riordan, T. A. McCoy Cardiothoracic Surgery, The Toledo Hospital, Toledo, OH, USA

POD #13    Abstract 135
Left Atrial Roof. An Alternative Minimal Approach for Mitral Valve Surgery
G. Esposito, E. Ramoni, F. Mangia, S. Bichi
Cardiovascular Surgery Department, Città di Lecce Hospital, Lecce, Italy
View POD #14    Abstract 149
Quality of Life and Neurocognitive Functions after Minimally Invasive Port Access Mitral Valve Repair
G. Cresce1, M. Dalla Valle2, F. Viscardi1, S. Auriemma1, R. Ferrari2, L. Salvador1
1Division of Cardiac Surgery, San Bortolo Hospital, Vicenza, Italy, 2Division of Psychology, San Bortolo Hospital, Vicenza, Italy

4:30 pm-5:30 pm   EXPERT TECHNIQUE/VIDEO PLENARY II
Metropolitan Ballroom East
Moderators: Robert A. Dion, Tirone E. David
4:30 pm Anterior Leaflet: Gortex Loops
Friedrich W. Mohr
Universitat Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
4:38 pm Anterior Leaflet: Chordal Techniques
Anelechi C. Anyanwu
Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
4:46 pm Anterior Leaflet: Edge to Edge
Ottavio R. Alfieri
San Raffaele University Hospital, Milan, Italy
4:54 pm Anterior Leaflet: Posterior Leaflet Flip
A. Marc Gillinov
Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
5:02 pm Anterior Leaflet: Papillary Techniques
Gilles D. Dreyfus
Cardiothoracic Centre, Monte Carlo Cedex, Monaco
5:10 pm Commissural Repair Techniques
David H. Adams
Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
5:18 pm MODERATOR’S SUMMARY

5:35 pm - 6:30 pm   BREAK OUT SESSION IV
Metropolitan Ballroom East

MITRAL SURGERY: RIGHT THORACOTOMY APPROACHES
Faculty: A. Marc Gillinov, W. Clark Hargrove, III, Hugo K. I. Vanermen
5:35 pm Mitral Valve Surgery via Right Thoracotomy
W. Clark Hargrove, III
Presbyterian Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
5:47 pm 15. Evolution of Operative Techniques and Perfusion Strategies for Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Repair
E. A. Grossi, D. F. Loulmet, C. F. Schwartz, P. Ursomanno, E. A. Zias, S. L. Dellis, D. G. Greenhouse, A. C. Galloway
Cardiothoracic Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
5:55 pm 16. New Innovative Instruments Facilitate Both Direct-vision and Endoscopic-Assisted Mini-mitral Valve Surgery (Video)
R. Yozu1, K. Okamoto1, M. Kudo1, H. Nonaka2, D. Adams3
1Keio University, Tokyo, Japan, 2UNIMEDIC, Tokyo, Japan, 3The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
6:03 pm 17. Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery: Our 12-year Experience with 1665 Patients
A. Vanermen
Cardiothoracic Surgery, OLV Hospital, Aalst, Belgium
6:11 pm 18. Outcomes of Right Minithoracotomy Mitral Valve Surgery in Patients with Previous Sternotomy
C. G. Mihos1, O. Santana1, G. A. Lamas1, J. Lamelas2
1Columbia University Division of Cardiology, Mount Sinai Heart Institute, Miami Beach, FL, USA, 2Columbia University Division of Cardiac Surgery, Mount Sinai Heart Institute, Miami Beach, FL, USA
6:19 pm 19. New Knot Tying Technique for Minimally Invasive Approach to Mitral Valve Repair
R. Rodriguez, F. P. Sutter, F. D. Ferdinand, L. E. Samuels, G. Scott
Surgery, Lankenau Medical Center, Wynnewood, PA, USA
  Panel Discussion

5:35 pm - 6:30 pm   BREAK OUT SESSION V
Empire Ballroom West

ISCHEMIC MITRAL VALVE REPAIR
Faculty: Michael A. Acker, Steven F. Bolling, Patrick M. McCarthy
5:35 pm Valve Surgery in Heart Failure Patients
Patrick M. McCarthy
Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
5:47 pm 20. Papillary Muscle Relocation: A Repair Technique for Functional Mitral Regurgitation
E. Nagaoka, N. Miyagi, K. Tamura, S. Makita, H. Arai
Cardiovascular Surgery, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Bunkyoku Tokyo, Japan
5:55 pm 21. Papillary Muscles Relocation in Adjunction to Restrictive Annuloplasty Improve Repair Results in Severe Ischemic Mitral Valve Regurgitation
K. Fattouch1, S. Castrovinci1, G. Murana1, R. Sampognaro2, E. Corrado3, E. C. Bertolino3, G. Caccamo3, G. Speziale2, S. Novo3, G. Ruvolo4
1Cardiac surgery, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy, 2GVM care and research, Palermo, Italy, 3Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular And Kidney Desease, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy, 4cardiac surgery, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
6:03 pm 22. Restrictive Mitral Annuloplasty with or without Surgical Ventricular Reconstruction in Ischemic Cardiomyopathy with Functional Mitral Regurgitation: Hemodynamic Results and Late Survival
S. Kainuma1, K. Taniguchi2, T. Sakaguchi1, T. Funatsu2, S. Miyagawa1, H. Kondoh2, K. Takeda1, Y. Shudo1, T. Masai3, T. Yamauchi3, S. Otake4, M. Sakaki4, T. Kuratani1, Y. Sawa1
1Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita, Japan, 2Japan Labor Health and Welfare Organization Osaka Rosai Hospital, Sakai, Japan, 3Sakurabashi Watanabe Hospital, Osaka, Japan, 4Osaka Police Hospital, Osaka, Japan
6:11 pm 23. The Importance of Anterior Leaflet Tethering in Predicting Recurrence of Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation after Restrictive Annuloplasty
L. Van Garsse1, S. Gelsomino2, E. Cheriex1, F. Lucà2, R. Lorusso1, M. Rao2, G. Gensini2, J. Maessen1
1Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, Academic Hospital of Maastricht, Maastricht, Netherlands, 2Heart and Vessels, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
6:19 pm 24. Evolution of a Concept - Treatment of Functional Mitral Regurgitation with the Bace Device
J. Raman1, T. M. Beaver2, R. Jagannathan3, C. Padmanabhan4, L. Sugeng1
1Dept of Cardiac & Thoracic Surgery, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA, 2Dept of Cardiac & Thoracic Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA, 3Dept of Cardiac & Thoracic Surgery, Railway Hospital, Chennai, India, 4Dept of Cardiac & Thoracic Surgery, GKNM Hospital, Coimbatore, India

5:35 pm - 6:30 pm   BREAK OUT SESSION VI
Riverside Suite, 3rd Floor

MITRAL AND TRICUSPID SURGERY: CHILDREN TO ADULTS
Faculty: Pedro J. del Nido, Roland Hetzer, Patrick Perier
5:35 pm Current Concepts in Ebstien's Repair
Pedro J. del Nido
Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
5:47 pm 25. Mitral Valve Operations at a High Volume Pediatric Heart Center
C. W. Baird, P. Meyers, S. Emani, F. A. Pigula, F. Fynn-Thompson, J. Mayer, H. Liu, G. Marx, P. J. del Nido
Cardiovascular Surgery, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
5:55 pm 26. Surgical Reconstruction Techniques for Congenital Mitral Valve Insufficiency from Lesions with Restricted Leaflet Motion in Infants and Children
E. Delmo Walter, T. Komoda, R. Hetzer
Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
6:03 pm 27. The Anterior Mitral Leaflet is Elongated in Patients with Bicuspid Aortic Valves
E. I. Charitos, A. Karluß, L. Hilker, U. Stierle, H. H. Sievers
Cardiac and Thoracic Vascular Surgery, University of Luebeck, Luebeck, Germany
6:11 pm 28. Mitral Valve Repair for the Inherited Connective Tissue Defects: Marfan and Ehlers-Danlos Syndromes
S. Bibevski, W. Ali, A. Geltz, S. F. Bolling
Cardiac Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
6:19 pm 29. Modified Paneth Annuloplasty with Pericardial Strip Reinforcement after Hetzer in 1-year-old Patient (Video)
T. Komoda1, S. Komoda1, M. Huebler1, E. Delmo Walter1, F. Berger2, R. Hetzer1
1Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany, 2Department of Congenital Heart Defects and Pediatric Cardiology, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany

6:30 pm   ADJOURN

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm   COCKTAIL RECEPTION
Metropolitan Ballroom West & Central Park



FRIDAY, MAY 6, 2011

6:30 am - 8:30 am   CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST, VISIT EXHIBITS
Metropolitan Ballroom West & Central Park

7:00 am - 8:00 am   BREAK OUT SESSION VII
Metropolitan Ballroom East

MITRAL VALVE REPAIR: TECHNIQUES II
Faculty: Tomislav Mihaljevic, Patrick Perier
7:00 am Non-Resection Repair Techniques and Outcomes
Patrick Perier
Herz and Gefass Clinic, Bad Nuestadt, Germany
7:24 am 30. The Ideal Distal Anchoring Point for Neochordae
A. Weber1, S. Hurni1, S. Vandenberghe1, A. Wahl2, R. Vogel2, M. Keller1, T. Carrel1
1Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Berne, Bern, Switzerland, 2Cardiology, University of Berne, Bern, Switzerland
7:32 am 31. New Concept of Mitral Valve Repair for Posterior Leaflet Prolapse (Video)
M. Sawazaki
Cardiovascular Surgery, Komaki City Hospital, Komaki, Aichi, Japan
7:40 am 32. Marfan Syndrome and the Mitral Valve - Incidence, Pathology and Results after Surgery
A. M. Bernhardt 1, H. Treede 1, M. Rybczynski 1, S. Sheikzadeh 2, C. Schad 2, D. Koschyk 2, T. Meinertz 2, Y. V. Kodolitsch 2, H. Reichenspurner 1.
1Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, University Heart Center Hamburg, Germany, 2Department of Cardiology, University Heart Center Hamburg, Germany
7:48 am 33. Mitral Valve Repair is Feasible and Durable for Major Papillary Muscle Rupture (Video)
T. Asai
Cardiovascular Surgery, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan

7:00 am - 8:00 am   BREAK OUT SESSION VIII
New York Ballroom West, 3rd Floor

MITRAL VALVE REPAIR: ENDOCARDITIS AND RHEUMATIC DISEASE
Faculty: Manuel Antunes, James S. Gammie, J. Scott Rankin
7:00 am Surgical Strategies in Rheumatic Mitral Valve Disease
J. Scott Rankin
Centennial Medical Center Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
7:12 am Surgical Strategies for Mitral Valve Endocarditis
James S. Gammie
University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
7:24 am 34. A Novel Technique for Repair of the Fibrotic Rheumatic Mitral Valve (Video)
D. Glineur, J. Price, L. de Kerchove, P. Noirhomme, G. El Khoury
Cliniques Universitaire St Luc, Brussels, Belgium
7:32 am 35. Long-Term (up to 55 Years) Results of Patients after Mitral Valve Commissurotomy
D. Reichart, R. Sodian, G. Nollert, R. Zenker, W. Klinner, B. Reichart
Cardiac Surgery Großhadern, Munich, Germany
7:40 am 36. Intra-Atrial Translocation and Sewing Ring Shielding for Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcic Prosthetic Mitral Valve Endocarditis (Video)
Y. Inoue1, R. Takahashi2, K. Tsutsumi2, S. Suzuki1, R. Yozu3.
1Cardiovascular Surgery, Hiratsuka City Hospital, Hiratsuka, Kanagawa, Japan, 2Cardiovascular Surgery, Saiseikai Utsunomiya Hospital, Utsunomiya, Tochigi, Japan, 3Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan
7:48 am 37. Extending the Scope of Mitral Valve Repair in Active Mitral Valve Endocarditis
L. de Kerchove, D. Glineur, P. Noirhomme, G. El Khoury
Cardiothoracique and Vascular Surgery, Cliniques Universitaires St-Luc, Université Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium

7:00 - 8:00 am   BREAK OUT SESSION IX
New York Ballroom East, 3rd Floor

OUTCOMES AFTER MITRAL VALVE REPAIR
Faculty: Steven F. Bolling, Michael A. Borger, Aubrey C. Galloway, Jr.
7:00 am Long-Term Outcomes after Mitral Valve Repair: Implications for Current Practice
Eugene Grossi
New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
7:12 am Comparison of Outcomes by Leaflet Involvement in Degenerative Disease
Michael A. Borger
University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
7:24 am 38. Prevalence of Posterior or Anterior Leaflet Prolapse Does Not Affect the Long Term Result in Complex Mitral Repair with Gore-Tex Neochordae and Autologous Pericardium Ring
G. Zoffoli1, D. Mangino1, A. Venturini1, A. Terrini1, A. Asta1, C. Zanchettin1, F. Battaglia1, C. Zussa2, E. Polesel1.
1Venice Cardiac Surgery, Mestre-Venezia, Italy, 2Villa Maria Cecilia Hospital, Cotignola (RA), Italy
7:32 am 39. Early Results of Edge-to-Edge Repair for Complex Mitral Disease in 146 Consecutive Patients
D. Glower, B. Desai
Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
7:40 am 40. Contemporary Outcomes for Surgical Mitral Valve Repair: A Benchmark for Evaluating Emerging Mitral Valve Technology
D. J. LaPar, D. P. Mulloy, I. K. Crosby, D. S. Lim, J. A. Kern, I. L. Kron, G. Ailawadi
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
7:48 am 41. Midterm Survival after Reconstruction of the Atrioventricular Groove Following Extensive Posterior Mitral Annulus Decalcification
D. Glineur, J. Price, L. de Kerchove, P. Noirhomme, G. El Khoury
Clinique Universitaire St Luc, Brussels, Belgium

8:00 am - 9:30 am MITRAL PLENARY IV: MINI DEBATES
Metropolitan Ballroom East
Moderators: David H. Adams, Lawrence H. Cohn
8:00 am Flexible Rings
A. Marc Gillinov
Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA

Remodeling Rings
Joanna Chikwe
Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA

No Ring at All
Presented by - Eva Maria Delmo-Walter
Deutsches Herzxentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
  Discussion

8:30 am Minimally Invasive for All
Hugo K. I. Vanermen
OLV Hospital, Aalst, Belgium

Minimally Invasive for Some
Anelechi C. Anyanwu
Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
  Discussion

8:50 am Severe MR, 2 3+ TR: Isolated MV Repair
Rakesh M. Suri
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA

Severe MR, 2 3+ TR: MV Repair, TV Repair
Gilles D. Dreyfus
Cardiothoracic Centre, Monte Carlo Cedex, Monaco
  Discussion

9:10 am Low EF, Severe IMR: Is Repair Effective?
Tomislav Mihaljevic
Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA

Low EF, Severe IMR: Repair is Effective
Robert A. Dion
Ziekenhuis Oost-Limburg, Genk, Belgium
  Discussion


9:30 am - 10:00 am SURGICAL ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION: COMPLEX BILEAFLET BARLOW’S WITH ANNULAR CALCIFICATION IN A 50 YEAR OLD PATIENT: STERNOTOMY OR THORACOTOMY? MITRAL VALVE REPAIR? MECHANICAL OR BIOPROSTHETIC VALVE? MAZE IF CHRONIC AF WITH GIANT ATRIUM?
Metropolitan Ballroom East
Moderator: Hugo K. I. Vanermen
Panelists: Niv Ad, Inova Heart and Vascular Institute, Falls Church, VA, USA
Blase A. Carabello, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
Tirone E. David, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Canada
Gilles D. Dreyfus, Cardiothoracic Centre, Monte Carlo Cedex, Monaco

10:00 am - 10:30 am
COFFEE BREAK, VISIT EXHIBITS, VIEW POD PRESENTATIONS
Metropolitan Ballroom West & Central Park
POD #1    Abstract 25
A Novel and Safe Approach to Complex Mitral and Tricuspid Valve Surgery (Video)
J. Lu, M. Shajar, J. Campbell, S. Hammond, S. Naik
Trent Cardiac Centre, City Campus, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Nottingham, United Kingdom
View POD #2    Abstract 39
The Left Heart Remodeling after Mitral Valve Surgery
S. S. Kalnazarov, A. O. Seidalin, K. B. Abzaliev, K. N. Kuatbekov, N. S. Dosmailov
Cardiac Surgery, A.N. Syzganov's National Scientific Center of Surgery, Almaty, Kazakhstan
View POD #3    Abstract 64
Minimally Invasive Left Thoracotomy and Prosthetic Valve Mini Skirt for Recurrent Mitral Paravalvular Regurgitation
S. Kumar, I. Jacobowitz, G. Crooke, G. Ribakove
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA
POD #4    Abstract 70
Robotic Mitral Valve Replacement (Video)
C. Gao
PLA General Hospital, Beijing, China
View POD #5    Abstract 92
Analysis of Valve Replacement for Recurrent Mitral Valve Disease in 233 Cases
W. Chen
Cardiovascular Surgery, Xijing Hospital, Xi'an, China
View POD #6    Abstract 100
Small Cavity of Left Ventricle During Mitral Valve Replacement:Is it Real Problem?
V. Popov1, G. Knyshov2, O. Trombovetskaya3, V. Zakharova4
1Department of acquired heart diseases, National Amosov's Institute of Cardiovascular Surgery, Kyiv, Ukraine, 2Department of acute coronary insufficiency, National Amosov's Institute of Cardiovascular Surgery, Kyiv, Ukraine, 3Department of functional diagnostics, National Amosov's Institute of Cardiovascular Surgery, Kyiv, Ukraine, 4Department of pathological anathomy, National Amosov's Institute of Cardiovascular Surgery, Kyiv, Ukraine
POD #7    Abstract 169
Mitral Valve Repair for Extreme Billowing and Prolapsing Valve
H. Kasegawa, S. Manabe, M. Tabata, T. Fukui, S. Takanashi
Cardiovascular Surgery, The Sakakibara Heart Institute, Tokyo, Japan
View POD #9    Abstract 197
Structural Deterioration of the Cryopreserved Mitral Homograft Valve
S. Olivito, F. Nappi, J. Jouan, S. Lalande, N. Hamoudi, C. D'Alessandro, C. Acar
Cardiac Surgery, Hôpital Pitié-Salpétrière, Paris, France
View POD #10    Abstract 207
Hemodynamic Performance of Prosthetic Aortic Valves after Double Valve Replacement
K. Spiliotopoulos1, S. Armstrong1, M. Maganti1, G. H. Tang1, A. Gillinov2, T. E. David1
1CV Surgery, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada, 2CV Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
View POD #11    Abstract 167
Associated Factors for Reoperation after Rheumatic Mitral Valve Repair. Ten Years of Follow-up
O. Petrucci1, E. B. Severino1, C. F. Lavagnoli1, K. A. Vilarinho1, P. P. Oliveira1, L. M. Silveira Filho1, R. W. Vieira1, P. Eghtesady2
1Department of Surgery, University of Campinas, Campinas - SP, Brazil, 2Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center - University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
View POD #12    Abstract 196
Surgical Correction of Hocm in Patients with Severe Hypertrophy and Septal Myocardial Fibrosis
K. Borisov
Medical Department of the Executive Office, Moscow, Russian Federation
POD #13    Abstract 208
Thrombosis of a Mechanical Mitral Valve (Video)
K. Chan, G. Jakaj, P. P. Punjabi
Cardiothoracic Surgery, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, Hammersmith Hospital,, London, United Kingdom
POD #14    Abstract 210
Primary Undifferentiated Pleomorphic Sarcoma Involving Left Atrium and Mitral Valve
A. Pawale, G. Fischer, J. Sanz, P. Stelzer
Cardiothoracic Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA

10:30 am - 11:30 am   EXPERT TECHNIQUE/VIDEO PLENARY III
Metropolitan Ballroom East
Moderators: Friedrich W. Mohr, Tirone E. David
10:30 am DCM Mitral Valve Repair
Steven F. Bolling
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
10:35 am Ischemic Mitral Valve Repair
Presented by - David H. Adams
Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
10:40 am Functional Tricuspid Valve Repair
Gilles D. Dreyfus
Cardiothoracic Centre, Monte Carlo Cedex, Monaco
10:45 am DISCUSSION

10:55 am Rheumatic Mitral Valve Repair
Manuel Antunes
University Hospital, Coimbra, Portugal
11:00 am Chordal Sparring Mitral Valve Replacement
Hugo K. I. Vanermen
OLV Hospital, Aalst, Belgium
11:05 am DISCUSSION

11:15 am Barlow's Disease: Non-Resection Repair
Patrick Perier
Herz and Gefass Clinic, Bad Nuestadt, Germany
11:20 am Barlow's Disease: Resection Strategy
David H. Adams
Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
11:25 am DISCUSSION


11:35 am - 12:30 pm   BREAK OUT SESSION X
Metropolitan Ballroom East

FUNCTIONAL TRICUSPID REGURGITATION: THE MAZE PROCEDURE AND ATRIAL FIBRILLATION
Faculty: Niv Ad, Joanna Chikwe, W. Randolph Chitwood, Jr.

11:35 am Current Concepts in the Surgical Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation
Niv Ad
Inova Heart and Vascular Institute, Falls Church, VA, USA
11:47 am The Rationale Behind Functional Tricuspid Valve Repair
Joanna Chikwe
Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
11:59 am 42. Rheumatic Disease and Atrial Fibrillation Duration Are Predictors of Inability to Recover Atrial Contractility after MAZE IV Surgery
M. Tinetti, R. Costello, A. Piazza
Sanatorio Mitre, Buenos Aires, Argentina
12:07 pm 43. Early and Mid-term Results Of Cryo-ablation for Atrial Fibrillation in Minimally-invasive Mitral Valve Surgery
A. J. Rastan, A. Simon, K. Badel, J. Garbade, M. Misfeld, S. Lehmann,F. W. Mohr
Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
12:15 pm 44. Tri-Ad Tricuspid Annuloplasty Ring: Early Results in Patients with Functional Tricuspid Valve Disease
F. Milla1, R. Varghese1, G. W. Fischer2, A. C. Anyanwu1, J. Chickwe1, D. H. Adams1.
1Cardiothoracic Surgery, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY, 2Anesthesiology, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY, USA
12:23 pm 45. Right Ventricular Reduction to Optimize Repair of Functional Tricuspid Valve Regurgitation (Video)
A. Ouda1, U. Kappert1, S. Schoen2, T. Ghazy1, S. Tugtekin1, K. Matschke1
1Cardiac Surgery, Dresden Heart Center, Dresden, Germany, 2Cardiology, Dresden Heart Center, Dresden, Germany

11:35 am - 12:30 pm   BREAK OUT SESSION XI
New York Ballroom West, 3rd Floor

MITRAL VALVE RE-REPAIR/COMPLEX RECONSTRUCTIONS
Faculty: David H. Adams, Alain F. Carpentier, Robert A. Dion
11:35 am Mitral Annular Decalcification
Alain F. Carpentier
Hopital European Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
11:47 am Strategies in Mitral Valve Re-Repair
David H. Adams
Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
11:59 am 46. Contemporary Outcomes of Mitral Valve Surgery in the Presence of Heavy Calcifications of the Mitral Annulus
M. Doss, N. Papadopoulos, K. Steuer, A. Moritz
Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, J.W. Goethe University Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
12:07 pm 47. Mitral Valve Reconstruction in Barlow’s Disease. Long Term Echographic Results and Implications for Surgical Management
J. Jouan, A. Berrebi, JM. Grinda, C. Latremouille, S. Chauvaud, P. Menasché, A. Carpentier, JN. Fabiani.
Cardio-vascular Surgery, Georges Pompidou European Hospital, Paris, France
12:15 pm
48. Technique for Reconstruction of the Atrioventricular Groove after Extensive Posterior Annulus Decalcification (Video)
D. Glineur, J. Price, L. de Kerchove, P. Noirhomme, G. El Khoury
Cliniques Universitaire St Luc, Brussels, Belgium
12:23 pm 49. Clinical and Echocardiographic Outcomes Following Mitral Valve Repair of Bileaflet Prolapse Due to Myxomatous Disease
V. Chan, D. Grisoli, M. Ruel, S. Chaudry, A. Tran, L. Ressler, S. Lambert, T. G. Mesana
University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada

11:35 am - 12:30 pm   BREAK OUT SESSION XII
New York Ballroom East, 3rd Floor

MITRAL VALVE REPAIR: NOVEL DEVICES
Faculty: Michael Argenziano, A. Marc Gillinov, Lawrence H. Cohn
11:35 am Mitral Valve Repair Long Term Outcomes: Benchmark for New Devices
Lawrence H. Cohn
Brigham & Women’s Hospital, New Your, NY, USA
11:47 am The Latest Percutaneous Devices You May Not Know About
Michael Argenziano
Columbia University, Milstein Hospital, New York, NY, USA
11:59 am 50. Initial North American Experience of MitraClip Procedure Performed by Cardiac Surgeons
G. Ailawadi1, A. Trento2, M. J. Mack3, J. A. Kern4, D. Brown3, P. Grayburn4, S. Kar5, D. Lim6
1Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA, 2Surgery, Cedar Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA, 3Surgery, Baylor Healthcare System, Plano, TX, USA, 4Baylor Healthcare System, Plano, TX, USA, 5Medicine, Cedars Sinai, Los Angeles, CA, USA, 6Pediatrics, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
12:07 pm 51. EVEREST II Randomized Clinical Trial: Effect of Successful MitraClip and Surgical Treatment on Left Ventricular Volumes and Functional Class Stratified by MR Grade at Two Years
P. Grayburn1, E. Foster2, J. Hermiller3, L. Mauri4, S. Kar5, R. Siegel5, A. Trento5, M. Mack6, D. Glower7, T. Feldman8
1Baylor Heart and Vascular Institute, Dallas, TX, USA, 2University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA, 3The Care Group, Indianapolis, IN, USA, 4Baylor Heart and Vascular Institute, Boston, MA, USA, 5Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA, 6The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano, Plano, TX, USA, 7Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA, 8Northshore University Health System, Evanston, IL, USA
12:15 pm 52. Catheter-based Mitral Valve Repair - Does it Complicate Secondary Mitral Valve Surgery?
L. Conradi1, S. Moritz1, O. Franzen2, S. Baldus2, J. Schirmer1, T. Meinertz2, H. Treede1, H. Reichenspurner1
1Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, University Heart Center Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany, 2Department of Cardiology, University Heart Center Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
12:23 pm 53. Predictors of Mitral Valve Replacement in the EVEREST II Randomized Clinical Trial: Review of Surgical Control Group and Surgery Post-MitraClip Procedure Group
D. Glower1, G. Ailawadi2, M. Argenziano3, M. Mack4, A. Trento5, I. Kron2
1Duke Univ Med Ctr, Durham, NC, USA, 2University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA, USA, 3New York - Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia, New York, NY,USA, 4The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano, Plano, TX, USA, 5Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
  LUNCH, VISIT EXHIBITS, LIVE POD PRESENTATIONS
Metropolitan Ballroom West & Central Park
POD #1    Abstract 17
Modified (Triple-orifice Repair) Edge-to-edge Technique for Mitral Repair for Severe Barlow Disease with Multiple-jet Regurgitation. A Preliminary Clinical Experience
C. Fucci1, G. DeCicco1, P. Faggiano2, A. D'Aloia2, M. Nardi2, G. Coletti1, M. Rambaldini1, L. Latini1, R. Lorusso1
1Cardiac surgery, Civic Hospital, Brescia, Italy, 2Cardiology Unit, Civic Hospital, Brescia, Italy
POD #2    Abstract 38
Radical Papillary Muscle Relocation Technique in Functional Mitral Regurgitation (Video)
H. Arai, E. Nagaoka, S. Makita, K. Tamura, N. Miyagi
Cardiovascular Surgery, Tokyo Medical & Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
POD #3    Abstract 57
Techniques and Results of Multiple Valve Repair
J. S. Rankin
Department of Cardiac Surgery, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
POD #4    Abstract 60
Totally Endoscopic Robotic Approach to Mitral Valve Repair (Video)
L. G. Siwek, B. R. Reynolds
Northwest Heart & Lung Surgical Assoc., Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center, Spokane, WA, USA
 


POD #5    Withdrawn

POD #6    Abstract 83
For Easier Mitral Valve Repair: Do Annuloplasty Suture First! (Video)
K. Kim, H. Chang, J. Kim
Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea, Republic of,
View POD #7    Abstract 89
Chordae System and PTFE Sutures are both Effective in Complex Mitral Valve Prolapse
M. Scorsin1, G. Vaccari1, O. Dyrda1, C. Comoglio1, L. Caprili2, C. Zussa2, J. L. Pomar3
1Cardiac Surgery, Maria Pia Hospital, Turin, Italy, 2Cardiac Surgery, Salus Hospital, Reggio Emilia, Italy, 3Cardiac Surgery, Institut Clinic del Torax, Barcelone, Spain
View POD #8    Abstract 99
Plasty of Left Atrium During Isolated Mitral Valve Replacement
V. Popov1, G. Knyshov2, I. Zhekov3, O. Trombovetskaya4
1Department of acquired heart diseases, National Amosov's Institute of Cardiovascular Surgery, Kyiv, Ukraine, 2Department of acute coronary insufficiency, National Amosov's Institute of Cardiovascular Surgery, Kyiv, Ukraine, 3Department of pathology of aorta, National Amosov's Institute of Cardiovascular Surgery, Kyiv, Ukraine, 4Department of functional diagnostics, National Amosov's Institute of Cardiovascular Surgery, Kyiv, Ukraine
View POD #9    Abstract 102
Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery via Right Minithoracotomy: A Safe and Versatile Approach
E. Y. Chan, D. M. Lumbao, J. Jiang, A. Iribarne, R. Easterwood, J. A. Yang, F. H. Cheema, L. K. Soni, T. Umann, C. R. Smith, M. Argenziano
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center/ NY Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, USA
POD #10    Abstract 109
Repair the Mitral Valve and Reshape the Valve Geometry Using the Concept of Triangle of Coaptation
M. Diena, G. Lanzillo, G. Cerin, U. F. Tesler
Cardiac Surgery, Cardioteam, Clinica San Gaudenzio, Novara, Italy
POD #11    Abstract 111
Correction of Anterior Mitral Leaflet Prolapse: The Parachute Technique.
K. Zannis1, V. Di Nitto1, T. Folliguet1, D. Czitrom1, G. Ghorayeb1, M. Kirsch2, F. Laborde1, A. Lessana1
1Pathologie Cardiaque, Institut Mutualiste Montsouris, Paris, France, 2Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Henri Mondor Hospital, Creteil, France
POD #12    Abstract 118
Reconstruction of Mitral Valve in Rheumatic Mitral Regurgitation- Chordal Transfer Technique
S. S. Lohchab1, K. S. Laller2
1Cardiac Surgery, PGIMS, Rohtak, India, 2Cardiology, PGIMS, Rohtak, India
POD #13    Abstract 147
Barlow Disease: Reconstruction of Mitral Regurgitation Solely With Artificial Chordae
S. H. Daebritz, A. Dayeh, J. S. Sachweh, A. Benninghoff, A. Moka, M. El Gabry
Cardiovascular Surgery, Duisburg Heartcenter, Duisburg, Germany
POD #14    Abstract 164
Multisegment Triangular Resections for Advanced Barlow's Disease of the Mitral Valve: An Effective, Simple Alternative to Sliding Leaflet Plasty (Video)
F. H. Cheema1, H. G. Roberts2
1Surgery, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University - New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, USA, 2Cardiothoracic Surgery, Aegis Cardiovascular Research Foundation and Holy Cross Hospital, Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA


1:30 pm - 2:30 pm   MITRAL PLENARY V
Metropolitan Ballroom East
Moderators: Ottavio R. Alfieri, Friedrich W. Mohr
1:30 pm The EVEREST II Trial: The Good and The Bad
Michael Argenziano
Columbia University, Milstein Hospital, New York, NY, USA
1:45 pm Predicting the Future: Financial Gate Keeping in the Percutaneous Era
Michael A. Borger
University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
2:00 pm FDA and Mitral Valve Devices: A Help or Hindrance?
Julie A. Swain
Food and Drug Administration, La Jolla, CA
2:15 pm DISCUSSION

2:30pm - 3:30 pm   BREAK OUT SESSION XIII
Metropolitan Ballroom East

MITRAL VALVE REPAIR: TECHNIQUES III
Faculty: David H. Adams, Michael A. Borger
2:30 pm Targeting Techniques in Mitral Valve Repair
David H. Adams
Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
2:42 pm Experience with Loop Technique
Michael A. Borger
University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
2:54 pm 54. Outcomes of Mitral Valve Repair for Bileaflet Prolapse
Y. Okada, M. Nasu, Y. Shomura, M. Yuzaki
Deptartment of Cardiovascular Surgery, Kobe City Medical Center General Hospital, Kobe, Japan
3:02 pm 55. The Folding Leaflet: A Novel Concept for Facilitating Neochordal Repair(Video)
R. García-Fuster, E. Martín, A. García
Cardiac Surgery Department, University General Hospital of Valencia, Valencia, Spain
3:10 pm 56. Correcting Posteromedial Commissure Prolapse By Repositioning its Pappillary Muscle (Video)
A. Vanermen
Cardiothoracic surgery, OLV Hospital, Belgium, Belgium
3:18 pm 57. Comparative Effectiveness of Minimally Invasive versus Traditional Sternotomy Mitral Valve Surgery in the Elderly
A. Iribarne1, R. Easterwood1, M. J. Russo2, E. Y. Chan1, J. A. Yang1, C. R. Smith1, M. Argenziano1
1Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA, 2Section of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm   BREAK OUT SESSION XIV
New York Ballroom West, 3rd Floor

MOVING TOWARD > 90% REPAIR IN CLINICAL PRACTICE
Faculty: Steven F. Bolling, James S. Gammie, A. Marc Gillinov
2:30 pm Current Status of Mitral Valve Repair: STS Database
James S. Gammie
University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
2:42 pm Who is Performing Mitral Surgery in the United States
Steven F. Bolling
University of Michigan Hospital, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
2:54 pm 58. Early and Late Results of an Aggressive Approach to Mitral Reconstruction
C. W. Akins, J. M. Bitondo
Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
3:02 pm 59. A Near 100% Repair Rate is a Feasible Goal in Degenerative Mitral Valve Disease Regardless of Etiology or Lesion Complexity
J. G. Castillo, A. C. Anyanwu, J. Chikwe, F. Filsoufi, F. Milla, R. Varghese, D. H. Adams
The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
3:10 pm 60. Can Using PTFE Neo-Chordae as The Primary Repair Strategy Facilitate A High Rate of Repair in Patients with Non-Rheumatic Mitral Regurgitation
N. Moat, P. Yea, F. de Robertis, K. Fogg, S. Price, F. Azeem, A. Kelleher
Royal Brompton Hospital, London, United Kingdom
3:18 pm 61. Mitral Valve Repair Using a Novel Saddle Shaped Annuloplasty Ring: Initial Results of a Multi-centre European Registry
P. Perier1, S. Livesey2, T. Carrel3, R. Di Bartolomeo4, N. Doll5, F. Eckstein6, T. Fischlein7, J. Guibaud8, R. Klautz9, U. Livi10, M. Massetti11, G. Mecozzi12, F. Pinaud13, A. Renzulli14, J. Saez de Ibarra15, A. Tang16, M. Vidal17
1Herz und Gefäss Klinik, Bad Neustadt/Saale, Germany, 2Cardiothoracic Department,, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, United Kingdom, 3Cardiothoracic Department, Inselspital, Universitätspital Bern, Bern, Switzerland, 4Cardiac Surgery, Azienda Ospedaliera Sant’Orsola, Bologna, Italy, 5Cardiac Surgery, Sana Herzchirurgie, Stuttgart, Germany, 6Cardiovascular department, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland, 7Cardiac Surgery, Klinikum Nuernberg, Nuernberg, Germany, 8Chirurgie cardovasculaire, Hôpital Haut Lévêque, Bordeaux, France, 9Cardiothoracic Surgery, LUMC Leiden, Leiden, Netherlands, 10Cardiovascular, Azienda Ospedaliera Universita Santa Maria della Misecordia, Udine, Italy, 11Chirurgie Cardiovasculaire, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Caen, Caen, France, 12Cardiovascular Surgery, Thoraxcentrum Twente-Enschede, Enschede, Netherlands, 13Chirurgie Cardiovasculaire, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire d'Angers, Angers Cedex, France, 14Cardiac Surgery, University of Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy, 15Cardiovascular Surgery, Hospital Universario de Son Dureta, Palma de Mallorca, Spain, 16Cardiovascular Surgery, Victoria Hospital, Blackpool, United Kingdom, 17Cardiovascular Surgery, Hospital Puerta del Mar Cadiz, Cadiz, Spain

2:30pm - 3:30 pm   BREAK OUT SESSION XV
New York Ballroom East, 3rd Floor

MITRAL VALVE IMAGING AND OPERATIVE ASSESSMENT
Faculty: Ottavio R. Alfieri, Gregory W. Fischer, Randolph P. Martin
2:30 pm Imaging as a Road Map to Successful Valve Repair
Ottavio R. Alfieri
San Raffaele University Hospital, Milan, Italy
2:42 pm Post-Repair TEE Assessment: What to Look For and When to Go Back
Gregory W. Fischer
Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
3:02 pm 63. Does Mitral Valve Repair Significantly Affect the Physiologic Behaviour of the Mitral Annulus? An Echocardiographic Evaluation with the New Three-dimensional X5-1 Matrix-Array Transducer
A. D'Onofrio1, V. Renier1, C. Sarais2, L. P. Badano2, S. Iliceto2, G. Gerosa1
1Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Padova, Padova, Italy, 2Division of Cardiology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
3:10 pm 64. New Onset Mitral Regurgitation Following Orthotopic Heart Transplantation is Correlated with Poor Long-term Outcomes
F. H. Cheema, H. Zubair, J. Jiang, E. Y. Chan, N. A. Pasha, S. Cheung, K. J. Schaefle, M. Rizwan, M. F. Rizvi, B. Maqbool, H. Takayama, M. A. Farr, D. M. Mancini, C. R. Smith, M. Argenziano, P. C. Schulze, Y. Naka
Surgery, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University - New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, USA
3:18 pm 65. Mitral Valve Annuloplasty and Papillary Muscles Relocation Oriented By 3D Transesophageal Echocardiography for Severe Functional Mitral Valve Regurgitation
K. Fattouch1, G. Murana1, S. Castrovinci1, R. Sampognaro2, E. Incalcaterra3, G. Novo3, S. Novo3, G. Speziale2, G. Ruvolo1
1Cardiac surgery, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy, 2GVM care and research, Palermo and Bari, Palermo, Italy, 3Internal medicine, cardiovascular and kidney desease, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  COFFEE BREAK, VISIT EXHIBITS, VIEW POD PRESENTATIONS
Metropolitan Ballroom West & Central Park
View POD #1    Abstract 173
New Technique for Mitral Valve: Towards A More Anatomic Result.
G. Touati1, M. Barry1, F. Levy1, C. Szymanski2, D. Carmi1, T. Caus1
1Cardiac Surgery, South Hospital, Amiens, France, 2Cardiology, South Hospital, Amiens, France
View POD #2    Abstract 175
Site of Paravalvular Leak Influences Leaflet Blockage by Amplatzer Device
N. Al-Attar1, C. Radu1, R. Raffoul1, S. Alkhoder1, A. Vahanian2, P. Nataf1
1Cardiac Surgery, Bichat Hospital, Paris, France, 2Cardiology, Bichat Hospital, Paris, France
View POD #3    Abstract 177
In-Vivo Force Measurement of the Contractile Mitral Annulus
A. W. Siefert1, J. H. Jimenez1, D. S. West1, T. Shuto2, F. Aguel3, R. C. Gorman2, J. H. Gorman2, A. P. Yoganathan1
1Biomedical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA,USA, 2Glenolden Research Laboratory, University of Pennsylvania, Glenolden, PA, USA, 3Division of Cardiovascular Devices, Food and Drug Administration, Silver Spring, MD, USA
View POD #4    Abstract 191
Minimally Invasive Double Valve Surgery and Left Atrial Ablation
L. C. Müller, H. Hangler, J. Dumfarth, J. Kilo, E. Ruttmann-Ulmer, S. Semsroth, M. Grimm
Department of Cardiac Surgery, Medical University Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
View POD #5    Abstract 195
Anterolateral Thoracotomy for Mitral Valve Replacement
D. R. Watson, S. Duff
Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA
POD #6    Abstract 204
Tissue Engineered Repair of Mitral and Tricuspid Valves Using Bioresorbable Acellular Xenograft
M. W. Gerdisch1, L. Aklog2
1Cardiothoracic Surgery, St. Francis Heart Center, Indianapolis, IN, USA, 2Cardiothoracic Surgery, St Joseph Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
POD #7    Abstract 217
Anterior Leaflet Prolapse:Triangular Resection (Video)
K. Eishi, K. Hashizume, T. Ariyoshi, K. Izumi, D. Onohara, I. Matsumaru, S. Nakaji, M.Sumi
Cardiovascular Surgery, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Japan
View
POD #8    Abstract 90
Impact of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension on the Tricuspid Valve Apparatus
E. M. Spinner1, S. Lerakis2, J. Higginson2, M. Pernetz2, S. Howell2, E. Veledar2, A. P. Yoganathan1
1Biomedical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA, 2Cardiology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
POD #9    Abstract 98
Tricuspid Annuloplasty with a Flexible Annuloplasty Ring (Video)
J. A. Spratt
Roper-St. Francis Healthcare, Cardiothoracic Surgery of Charleston, Charleston, SC, USA
View POD #10    Abstract 105
Selection of Tricuspid Ring Size in Simultaneous Functional Tricuspid/Mitral Repair: Same Size, Not Super Sized.
L. Huffman, M. Krajacic, S. Bolling
Adult Cardiac Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
View POD #12    Abstract 162
A Lumped-parameter Model of Mitral Valve Blood Flow for Assessment of Diastolic Left Ventricular Filling
G. Szabo1, L. Waite2, J. Fine2, M. Karck1
1Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany, 2Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, Terre Haute, IN, USA
View POD #13    Abstract 211
Validation of the 2000 Bernstein-Parsonnet and Euroscore in Brazilian Rheumatic Valve Surgery Patients
O. V. Mejía, L. F. Lisboa, L. P. Moreira, P. Pomerantzeff, F. B. Jatene, N. G. Stolf
Cardiothoracic Unit, Heart Institute of São Paulo University, São Paulo, Brazil
View POD #14    Abstract 103
Extrenme Pulmonary Hypertension for Isolated Mitral Valve Replacement
V. Popov1, G. Knyshov2, O. Trombovetskaya3, V. Zakharova4
1Department of acquired heart diseases, National Amosov's Institute of Cardiovascular Surgery, Kyiv, Ukraine, 2Department of acute coronary insufficiency, National Amosov's Institute of Cardiovascular Surgery, Kyiv, Ukraine, 3Department of functional diagnostics, National Amosov's Institute of Cardiovascular Surgery, Kyiv, Ukraine, 4Department of pathological anathomy, National Amosov's Institute of Cardiovascular Surgery, Kyiv, Ukraine



4:00 pm - 5:05 pm   EXPERT TECHNIQUE/VIDEO PLENARY IV
Metropolitan Ballroom East

Moderators: David H. Adams, W. Randolph Chitwood, Jr.
4:00 pm Complex Mitral Valve Repair: Overlay Patch Technique
David H. Adams
Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
4:08 pm Complex Mitral Valve Repair: Endoscopic HOCM/Mitral Repair
Friedrich W. Mohr
Universitat Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
4:16 pm Mitral Valve Re-Repair
Anelechi C. Anyanwu
Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
4:24 pm Mitral Annular Calcification
Patrick Perier
Herz and Gefass Klinik, Bad Neustadt/Saale, Germany
4:32 pm Preventing and Dealing with Atrioventricular Disruption
Tirone E. David
Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Canada
4:40 pm Surgery for Complex Mitral Valve Endocarditis
Michael A. Borger
University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
4:48 pm Masters Level Endoscopic Repair
Presented by - David H. Adams
Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
4:56 pm Masters Level Robotic Repair
W. Randolph Chitwood, Jr.
East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, USA

5:05 pm Closing Remarks