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TUESDAY MORNING, APRIL 29, 2014
LABORATORY RESEARCH FORA
7:00 a.m. CARDIAC SURGERY FORUM SESSION
5 minute presentation, 5 minute discussion
Moderators: *Jennifer S. Lawton
*Elaine E. Tseng
F1. Mechanistic Comparison of Restrictive Annuloplasty and Adjunct Anterior Leaflet Augmentation for Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation
Andrew W. Siefert1, Jean Pierre M. Rabbah1, *Steven F. Bolling2, Ajit P. Yoganathan1
1Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA; 2University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
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F2. Feasibility of Near Infrared Spectroscopic Tomography for Intraoperative Functional Cerebral Monitoring: A Primate Study
Tigran Gevorgyan1, Harry L. Graber2, Douglas S. Pfeil2, Sundeep Mangla2, Frank C. Barone2, Jenny Libien2, Jean Charchaflieh2, John G. Kral2, Randall L. Barbour2, Daniel C. Lee2
1The Brooklyn Hospital Center, Brooklyn, NY; 2SUNY Downstate, Brooklyn, NY
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F3. Effect of Selective Cerebral Perfusion Duration on Neuronal Injury in Neonatal Piglets
Ivan Ricardo Argueta-Morales1, Monica Olsen1, Constantine Ionan1, Moui Nguyen1, Emmanuel Bassily2, Hamish M. Munro1, *William M. DeCampli1
1The Heart Center Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children, Orlando, FL; 2University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL
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F4. Tissue Engineered, Hydrogel-Based Endothelial Progenitor Cell Therapy Robustly Revascularizes Ischemic Myocardium and Preserves Ventricular Function
Pavan Atluri1, Jordan Miller2, Jeffrey E. Cohen1, Alexander Fairman1, George Hung1, Ann C. Gaffey1, Alen Trubelja1, Jay B. Patel1, John W. MacArthur1, Yasuhiro Shudo1, Christopher S. Chen3, *Y. Joseph Woo1
1University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA; 2Rice University, Houston, TX; 3Boston University, Boston, MA
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F5. Regulatory T Cells Enhance Mesenchymal Stem Cell Survival and Proliferation following Autologous Co-Transplantation in Ischemic Myocardium
Yifu Zhou, Avneesh Singh, Robert Hoyt, Jr., Suna Wang, ZuXi Yu, Timothy Hunt, Philip C. Corcoran, Muhammad M. Mohiuddin, *Keith A. Horvath
National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
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F6. Cardiac Surgical Mediated Recirculating Delivery of High Dose AAV9 Encoding the Sarcoplasmic Endoreticulum ATPase (SERCA2a) Gene Restores Ventricular Function in Ovine Ischemic Cardiomyopathy with Enhanced Mitochondrial Energetics
Anthony S. Fargnoli1, Michael G. Katz1, Richard D. Williams1, Alice Isidro1, Nury Steuerwald1, Roger J. Hajjar2, Anna V. Ivanina3, Inna M. Sokolova3, *Charles R. Bridges1
1Carolinas Healthcare System, Charlotte, NC; 2Mt. Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY; 3University of North Carolina, Charlotte, NC
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F7. Metabolic Syndrome Impairs Pro-angiogenesis Notch Signaling In Collateral Dependent Myocardium
Nassrene Y. Elmadhun1, Ashraf A. Sabe1, Louis M. Chu1, Michael Sturek2, *Frank W. Sellke1
1Brown University, Providence, RI; 2Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN
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F8. Paraplegia Prevention by Oral Pretreatment with Memantine in a Rabbit Model
Nirmal Panthee, Aya Saito, Tsuruhito Tanaka, Yoshifumi Itoda, Masako Ikemura, Takehito Yamamoto, Hiroshi Suzuki, Tetsuro Morota, *Noboru Motomura, Minoru Ono
University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
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F9. Functional Evaluation of Human DCD Donor Hearts using a Continuous Isolated Myocardial Perfusion Technique; Potential for Expansion of the Cardiac Donor Population
Satoru Osaki, Matthew R Locher, Entela B Lushaj, *Shahab A Akhter, Takushi Kohmoto
University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
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F10. Practice Improves Performance on a Coronary Anastomosis Simulator, Attending Surgeon Supervision Does Not
Daniel H Enter1, Xiaoying Lou1, Dawn Hui2, *Hendrick Barner2, Luke Sheen1, *Richard Lee2
1Northwestern University, Chicago, IL; 2Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, MO
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7:00 a.m. GENERAL THORACIC SURGERY FORUM SESSION
5 minute presentation, 5 minute discussion
Moderators: *Yolonda L. Colson
*Christine L. Lau
F11. Replacement of the Cervical Esophagus with a Tissue Engineered Scaffold in a Rat Model: The Importance of Pre-seeding
Sebastian Sjöqvist1, Mei Ling Lim1, Ylva Gustafsson1, Johannes Cornelius Haag1, Antonio Beltran Rodriguez1, Greg Lemon1, Karolina Kublickiene1, Heike Kielstein2, Philipp Jungebluth1, *Paolo Macchiarini1
1Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden; 2Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Halle, Germany
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F12. Cisplatin Treatment Induces Cisplatin-Resistant Circulating Tumor Cell Production in the Ex Vivo 4D Model
**Min P. Kim1, Monika Vishnoi1, Dhruva K. Mishra1, Michael J. Thrall1, Jonathan M. Kurie2
1Houston Methodist, Houston, TX; 2 University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
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F13. Paclitaxel-Loaded Expansile Nanoparticles Enhance Chemotheraputic Drug-delivery in Mesothelioma 3D Multicellular Spheroids
Hongyi Lei1, Rong Liu1, Aaron Colby2, Mark W. Grinstaff2, *Yolonda L. Colson1
1Brigham and Women's Hosptial, Boston, MA; 2Boston University, Boston, MA
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F14. RNA Editing in Lung Adenocarcinoma
Chuong D. Hoang, Arielle Yablonovitch, Yue Xu, Meng How Tan, Zhengliang Shi, Amanda Khuong, Yongbin Lin, Shizhao Cheng, Robert E. Merritt, *Joseph B. Shrager, Jin Billy Li
Stanford University, Stanford, CA
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F15. Serum miRNAs Associated with CTGF Expression in Chemoresistant Esophageal Adenocarcinomas Correlate with Neoadjuvant Treatment Response
Zhuwen Wang, Ernest Nadal, Lin Lin, Guoan Chen, Rishindra M. Reddy, *Andrew C. Chang, *Mark B. Orringer, David G. Beer, Jules Lin
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
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F16. The Polycomb Associated Protein JARID2 is a Novel Epigenetic Target for Lung Cancer Therapy
Young Hong, Mary Zhang, Scott Atay, Vivek Shukla, Manish Raiji, Trevor Upham, Julie A Hong, Mahadev Rao, *David S. Schrump
National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD
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F17. Specificity Protein 1 is a Novel Druggable Target in Malignant Pleural Mesotheliomas
Scott M. Atay1, Young Hong1, Mary Zhang1, Upham C. Trevor1, Julie A. Hong1, Suzanne Inchauste1, Xinimn Li2, Mahadev Rao1, *David S. Schrump1
1National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD; 2UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
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F18. IL-27 Enhances SOCS3 Expression and Inhibits STAT3 Activation Resulting in Inhibition of Cell Migration in Premalignant KRAS Mutated Human Bronchial Epithelial Cells
*Jay M. Lee, Mi-Heon Lee, Jane Yanagawa, Puja Kachroo, Gerald Wang, Stacy Park, Gina Lee, Tonya C. Walser, Kostyantyn Krysan, Sherven Sharma, Steven M. Dubinett
UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
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F19. Effects of Lobar Pulmonary Artery Banding on Postpneumonectomy Adaptation Assessed By Functional High Resolution Computed Tomography
Cuneyt Yilmaz, Dan Merrill Dane, *Aaron S. Estrera, Connie C.W. Hsia
University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX
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F20. Dual Ex-Vivo Lung Perfusion Techniques Can Improve Airway Hypoxia after Lung Transplantation
Norihisa Shigemura, Kentaro Noda, Yugo Tanaka, Yuichi Saito, Jay K. Bhama, Jonathan D’Cunha, *James D. Luketich, Christian A. Bermudez
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
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TUESDAY MORNING, APRIL 29, 2014
EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES AND TECHNIQUES FORUM
7:00 a.m. EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES AND TECHNIQUES FORUM
6 minute presentation, 4 minute discussion
Moderators: *Vinay Badhwar
*Kenton J. Zehr
T1. Real-Time Monitoring of Spinal Cord Blood Flow with a Novel Sensor Mounted Cerebrospinal Fluid Drainage Catheter in an Animal Model
Yukihiro Hayatsu, Shunsuke Kawamoto, Tadao Matsunaga, Yoichi Haga, Yoshikatsu Saiki
Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
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T2. Bicaval Dual-lumen Cannula for Adult Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation: A Single Institution Experience of 286 Procedures
Keng Ang, Christopher Harvey, Moronke Noah, Katie Cunningham, Gail Faulkner, Patricia Kirkland, Simone Speggiorin, Attilio A. Lotto, Richard K Firmin, Giles J. Peek
Glenfield Hospital, Leicester, United Kingdom
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T3. Is it Possible to Predict the Best Mitral Valve Repair in The Individual Patient? Preliminary Results of a Finite Element Study from Magnetic Resonance Imaging Data
Francesco Sturla1, Francesco Onorati1, Marco Stevanella2, Emiliano Votta2, Konstantinos Pechlivanidis1, Aldo Domenico Milano1, Giovanni Puppini1, Alberto Redaelli2, *Giuseppe Faggian1
1Università degli Studi di Verona, Verona, Italy; 2Politecnico di Milano, Milano, Italy
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T4. Direct Innominate Artery Cannulation for Selective Antegrade Cerebral Perfusion during Deep Hypothermic Circulatory Arrest in Aortic Surgery
Vinay Garg, Dimitrios N. Tsirigotis, Jeff Dickson, Constantine Dalamagas, Daniel Bonneau, David Arthur Latter, *Subodh Verma, Mark David Peterson
St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
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T5. Clinical Performance of a Sutureless Aortic Bioprosthesis: Five Year Results of the 3f Enable Long-term Follow-up Study
Lars Englberger1, Thierry P. Carrel1, Mirko Doss2, Jerzy Sadowski3, Krzysztof Bartus3, Friedrich F. Eckstein4, Federico M. Asch5, Sven Martens6
1University Hospital Bern, Bern, Switzerland; 2Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany; 3Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland; 4University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland; 5MedStar Health Research Institute, MedStar Washington Hospital Center, Washington D.C.; 6University Hospital Muenster, Muenster, Germany
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T6. Off-pump Mitral Valved Stent Implantation: Comparison of Apical and Sub-annular Fixation Techniques
Saskia Pokorny1, Katharina Huenges1, Telse Bähr1, Lennart Bax1, Martin Marczynski-Bühlow1, Michael M. Morlock2, Jochen Cremer1, Georg Lutter1
1Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel, Kiel, Germany; 2TUHH Hamburg University of Technology, Hamburg, Germany
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T7. Trans-Esophageal Pulmonary Nodule Biopsy Using Endoscopic Ultrasound
Moishe Liberman, Marcel Edwards, Vicky Thiffault, Jordan Kazakov, Basil Nasir, Mohamed Khereba, *Pasquale Ferraro
University of Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
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T8. Extra-anatomical Lung Resection in Vats: The Outpatient Experience with the Aid of a Digital Chest Drain Device
Stefano Cafarotti1, Mauro Giuliani1, Emiliana Mattarelli2, Gianluca Carboni3, Franco Quadri4, Sandor Györik4, Marco Pons4, Andrea Azzola4, Gianluca Calderari4, Antonio Satta4, Bruno Naccini4, Gianfranco Bolognini4, Maura Zanolari4, Guido Domenighetti4, Gianmaria Solari4, Aldo Martinelli4, Peter Matthias4, Didier Schneiter5, André Dutly1
1Ente Ospedaliero Cantonale, Bellinzona, Switzerland; 2Hopital de Sion - Switzerland, Sion, Switzerland; 3Stadtspital Triemli, Zurich, Switzerland; 4Pneumoclub Ticino, Ticino, Switzerland; 5University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
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T9. Airway Remodeling: Preliminary Experience with Bio-Absorbable Airway Stents in Adults
Massimo Osvaldo Jaus, Alessandro Gonfiotti, Daniel Barale, *Paolo Macchiarini
University Hospital Careggi, Florence, Italy
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T10. Computational Analysis to Predict False Lumen Perfusion and Outcome of Type B Aortic Dissection
Giuseppe D'Ancona, Jake J. Lee, Gerlando Pilato, Salvatore Pasta, Andrea Amaducci, Fabrizio Folliis, Michele Pilato
ISMETT, Palermo, Italy
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Late-Breaking Clinical Trial
LB1. Simplified Total Arch Repair With A Stented Graft for Acute DeBakey Type I Dissection
Tianxiang Gu, Sr., Enyi Shi
First Affiliated Hospital, China Medical University, Shenyang, China
TUESDAY MORNING, APRIL 29, 2014
VIDEO SESSION
7:00 a.m. VIDEO SESSION
10 minute presentation
Moderators: *John G. Byrne
*Philip A. Linden
V1. Surgical Simulation of Thoracoscopic Intrathoracic Anastomosis
Thomas Fabian, Charles Bakhos, Owen Glotzer
Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY
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V2. Thoracoscopic Left Upper Lobe Sleeve Lobectomy for Inflammatory Myofibroblastic Tumor
*Todd L. Demmy
Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY
V3. Laparoscopic Repair of Morgagni Hernia: Primary and Mesh Repair Technique
Ryan A. Macke1, Benny Weksler2, Manisha Shende2
1University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; 2University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
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V4. Radical Resection of Thymic Carcinoma Infiltrating Lung, Pulmonary Artery, Superior Vena Cava and Pericardium
Antonio D'Andrilli, Claudio Andreetti, Anna M. Ciccone, Mohsen Ibrahim, Giulio Maurizi, Marianna Pellegrini, *Federico Venuta, *Erino A. Rendina
University Sapienza, Rome, Italy
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V5. Half-turned Truncal Switch Operation for Transposition of the Great Arteries with Left Ventricular Outflow Obstruction
Masaaki Yamagishi
Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
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V6. Closure of a Perimembranous Ventricular Septal Defect (VSD) using a Right Transverse Axillary Incision and Central Cannulation in an 8 Month Old Infant
Khanh H Nguyen, Alfred Michael, Thitipong Tepsuwan
Mount Sinai Hospital, New York NY
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V7. "Tricuspid Tube" for Severe Tricuspid Regurgitation from Endocarditis
*Richard Lee1, Michael Thorpe1, Marc W. Gerdisch2, *Vivek Rao3
1Saint Louis University Hospital, Saint Louis, MO; 2St. Francis Hospital, Indianapolis, IN;
3University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada

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V8. Aortic-valved Conduit in the Mitral Position for Treatment of Mitral Endocarditis Requiring Reconstruction of the Intra-valvular Fibrous Body
Daniel R. Watson, Nirvana Saraswat
Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, OH
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V9. Extrathoracic, Transdiaphragmatic, Off-Pump LVAD Insertion
Alexandra Tuluca, O. H. Frazier, Hari R. Mallidi
Texas Heart Institute/Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
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V10. Aortic Valve Reconstruction using Autologous Pericardium for Infective Endocarditiswith Root Abscess
Shigeyuki Ozaki, Isamu Kawase, Hiromasa Yamashita, Shin Uchida, Yukinari Nozawa, Mikio Takatoo, So Hagiwara, Nagaki Kiyohara
Toho University, Tokyo, Japan
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TUESDAY MORNING, APRIL 29, 2014
PLENARY SCIENTIFIC SESSION
8:45 a.m. PLENARY SCIENTIFIC SESSION
8 minute presentation, 12 minute discussion
Moderators: *David J. Sugarbaker
*Marc R. Moon
35. Outcomes of open distal aortic aneurysm repair in patients with chronic DeBakey type I dissection
*Joseph S. Coselli, Ourania Preventza, Kim I. de la Cruz, Michael S. Hughes, Susan Y. Green, Samantha Zarda, Courtney Nalty, *Scott A. LeMaire
Baylor College of Medicine/Texas Heart Institute, Houston, TX
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36. Studying Intraoperative Conversions From Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery to Open Thoracotomy: A Root Cause Analysis
Varun Puri, Aalok P. Patel, Kaustav Majumder, Jennifer M. Bell, *Traves D. Crabtree, A. Sasha Krupnick, *Daniel Kreisel, G. Alexander Patterson, *Bryan F. Meyers
Washington University, Saint Louis, MO
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37. Outcomes Differ in Patients who Undergo Immediate Intraoperative Revision vs. Patients with Delayed Postoperative Revisions of Residual Lesions in Congenital Heart Operations
Meena Nathan, Hua Liu, Kimberlee Gauvreau, *Frank A. Pigula, Francis Fynn-Thompson, Sitaram Emani, Christopher Baird, *John E. Mayer, Jr., Steven D. Colan, *Pedro J.del Nido
Boston Childrens Hospital, Boston, MA
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38. Increased Late Benefit of Multi-arterial CABG Compared to Intra-coronary Stenting in Multivessel Left Anterior Descending Coronary Artery Disease
Robert H. Habib1, Robert F. Tranbaugh2, Kamellia R. Dimitrova2, Maroun B. Yammine1, Abdul-Karim M. El-Hage-Sleiman1, Darryl M. Hoffman2, Charles M. Geller2, *Thomas A. Schwann3
1American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon; 2Beth Israel Medical Center, New York,NY
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10:05 a.m. COFFEE BREAK / VISIT EXHIBITS
10:30 a.m. AWARD PRESENTATIONS
10:40 a.m. PLENARY SCIENTIFIC SESSION
8 minute presentation, 12 minute discussion
Moderators: *Pedro J. del Nido
*Marc R. Moon
39. The Impact of Annual Hospital Volume on 30-Day and 90-Day Mortality Rates for 121,099 Patients Undergoing Major Pulmonary Resection for Lung Cancer
Christopher M. Pezzi1, Katherine Mallin2, E. Greer Gay2, Andres Samayoa Mendez1, *Joe B. Putnam, Jr.3
1Abington Memorial Hospital, Abington, PA; 2Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL; 3Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
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40. Left Ventricular Dysfunction Following Mitral Valve Repair - the Fallacy of "Normal" Preoperative Myocardial Function
Eduard Quintana, *Rakesh M. Suri, Maurice E. Sarano, *Harold M. Burkhart, *Richard C. Daly, *Joseph A. Dearani, *Hartzell V. Schaff
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
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41. Analysis of Longitudinal Quality of Life Data in High-risk Operable Patients With Lung Cancer: Data from Z4032 (Alliance) a Multicenter Randomized Trial
*Hiran C. Fernando1, *Rodney J. Landreneau2, Sumithra J. Mandrekar3, *Francis C. Nichols3, Thomas A. DiPetrillo4, *Bryan F. Meyers5, Dwight E. Heron6, Shauna L. Hillman3, *David R. Jones7, Sandra L. Starnes8, Angelina D. Tan3, Benedict D.T. Daly1, *Joe B. Putnam9
1Boston University, Boston, MA; 2Ochsner Medical Center, New Orleans, LA; 3Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN; 4Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI; 5Washington University, St Louis, MO; 6University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA; 7Memorial Sloan Kettering, New York, NY; 8University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH; 9Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
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11:40 a.m. HONORED GUEST LECTURE
"The One-Day Contract"
Rick Pitino
Head Coach, University of Louisville Men's Basketball Team
Introduced By: *David J. Sugarbaker
12:30 p.m. ADJOURN FOR LUNCH - VISIT EXHIBITS
12:45 p.m. MODERATED POSTER COMPETITION - EXHIBIT HALL

Adult Cardiac Moderated Poster Competition
5 minute presentation
Moderator: *Ralph J. Damiano, Jr.

P1. Modeling of Pre-Dissection Aortic Size in Acute Type A Dissection: Over 90% Fail to Meet the Guidelines for Elective Ascending Replacement
Bartosz Rylski, Emanuela Branchetti, *Joseph E. Bavaria, Prashanth Vallabhajosyula, *Wilson Szeto, Rita K. Milewski, Nimesh D. Desai
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
P2. Avoiding Aortic Clamping during CABG Surgery Reduces Postoperative Stroke
Emmanuel Moss, *John D. Puskas, *Vinod Thourani, Patrick Kilgo, *Edward P. Chen, Bradley G. Leshnower, Omar M. Lattouf, *Robert A. Guyton, Michael E. Halkos
Emory University, Atlanta, GA
P3. Impact of Left Ventricular Dilatation and Dysfunction on Outcome Following Aortic Valve Repair: Multicenter Results in 760 Patients
Munir Boodhwani1, Laurent de Kerchove2, Tarek Malas1, *Thierry Mesana1, Phillipe Noirhomme2, *Gebrine El Khoury2
1University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada; 2Cliniques Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
P4. Do Differences in Early Hemodynamic Performance of Current Generation Biologic Aortic Valves Predict Outcomes One Year Following Surgery?
Rakesh M. Suri, Hector I. Michelena, Kevin L. Greason, *Joseph A. Dearani, *Richard C. Daly, *Lyle D. Joyce, John M. Stulak, *Harold M. Burkhart, Zhuo Li, *Hartzell V. Schaff
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, MN
P5. Prognostic Value of a Preoperative B-Type Natriuretic Peptide on Mortality in Transapical Aortic Valve Replacements: Results from the PARTNER Trial
*Vinod H. Thourani1, *Mathew R. Williams2, Susheel K. Kodali2, Wlliam W. O'Neill3, Vasilis Babaliaros1, Todd M. Dewey4, *Michael J. Mack5, *Wilson Szeto6, John S. Webb7, E. Murat Tuzcu8, *Joseph E. Bavaria6, Howard C. Herrmann6, Augusto D. Pichard9, Pamela S. Douglas10, Rebecca T. Hahn2, Michael Fischbein11, Jodi J. Akin12, Tom McAndrews13, *Rakesh M. Suri14, *Gorav Ailawadi15, *Craig R. Smith2, Martin B. Leon3, *Lars G. Svensson9
1Emory University, Atlanta, GA; 2Columbia University, New York, NY; 3Henry Ford Hospital, Detriot, MI; 4Medical City Dallas Hospital, Dallas, TX; 5Baylor Health Care System, Plano, TX; 6University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA; 7St. Paul's Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada; 8Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH; 9Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC; 10Duke University, Durham, NC; 11Stanford University, Stanford, CA; 12Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, Irvine, CA; 13Cardiovascular Research Foundation, New York, NY; 14Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN; 15University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
P6. The Prognostic Impact of Concomitant Coronary Bypass Grafting During Aortic Valve Surgery - Implications for Revascularization in the Transcatheter Era
Nassir M. Thalji, *Rakesh M. Suri, *Richard C. Daly, Kevin L. Greason, *Joseph A. Dearani, John M. Stulak, *Lyle D. Joyce, *Harold M. Burkhart, *Alberto Pochettino, Robert L. Frye, *Hartzell V. Schaff
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
P7. ECMO as a Bridge to Continuous Flow LVAD in the Setting of Refractory Cardiogenic Shock is an Appropriate Method for Patient Selection
Christopher P. Lawrance, Scott C. Silvestry, Jeremy E. Leidenfrost, Akinobu Itoh, Sunil M. Prasad
Washington University, St. Louis, MO
P8. Homograft Implantation in Reoperative Aortic Root and Proximal Aortic Surgery for Endocarditis: A 12-Year Experience in High-Risk Patients
Ourania Preventza1, Ahmed Mohamed1, *Denton A. Cooley1, *Faisal G. Bakaeen1, Lorraine D. Cornwell2, Shuab Omer3, Victor Rodriguez1, *Joseph S. Coselli1
1Texas Heart Institute, Houston, TX; 2Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX; 3Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX
P9. Residual Anatomic and Surgical Obstacles in Treating Active Left-sided Infective Endocarditis
Syed T. Hussain, Nabin K. Shrestha, Steven Gordon, Penny L. Houghtaling, *Eugene H. Blackstone, *Gosta B Pettersson
Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
P10. Mini-thoracotomy for Mitral Valve Repair Improves Inpatient and Post Discharge Economic Savings
*Eugene A. Grossi1, *Scott Goldman2, J. Alan Wolfe3, John R. Mehall4, J. Michael Smith5, *Gorav Ailawadi6, Arash Salemi7, Matt Moore8, Alison F. Ward1, Candace L. Gunnarsson9
1NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY; 2Main Line Cardiothoracic Surgeons, Wynnewood, PA; 3Northeast Georgia Physicans Group, Gainesville, GA; 4Penrose-St. Francis Health Services, Colorado Springs, CO; 5Good Samaritan Hospital, Cincinnati, OH; 6University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA; 7New York Presbyterian-Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY; 8Edwards Lifesciences, Inc., Irvine, CA; 9S2 Statistical Solutions, Inc., Cincinnati, OH
P11. Long Term Outcome of 900 Consecutive Minimally Invasive Direct Coronary Artery By-Pass: 10 Years Follow-Up.
Alberto Repossini1, Bruno Passaretti2, Maurizio Mazzoni2, Lorenzo Di Bacco1, Flavia Nicoli1, Maurizio Tespili3, Laura Giroletti1, Fabrizio Rosati1, Gianluigi Bisleri1, *Claudio Muneretto1
1University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy; 2Clinica Humanitas Gavazzeni, Bergamo, Italy; 3Ospedale Bolognini, Seriate, Italy
P12. Rotary Blood Pumps as Long-Term Mechanical Circulatory Support: A 15-year Single-center Experience
*Roland Hetzer, Ewald Hennig, Christoph Knosalla, Thomas Krabatsch, Eva Maria Delmo Walter, Evenji Potapov
Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
P13. Aortic Valve Reconstruction using AutologusPericardium for Patients below the Age of 60 years
Shigeyuki Ozaki, Isamu Kawase, Hiromasa Yamashita, Shin Uchida, Yukinari Nozawa, Mikio Takatoo, So Hagiwara, Nagaki Kiyohara
Toho University Ohashi Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan

Congenital Heart Disease Moderated Poster Competition
5 minute presentation
Moderator: William J. Brawn
P14. Small Weight Infants Are At Increased Mortality Risk Following Palliative Or Corrective Cardiac Surgery
*Bahaaldin Alsoufi, *Brian Kogon, William Mahle, Angel Cuadrado, William Border, Robert Vincent, *Kirk Kanter
Emory University, Atlanta, GA
P15. Fenestration May Still be Important for Midterm Outcomes in Total Cavopulmonary Connection
Yasuhiro Kotani, Devin Chetan, Arezou Saedi, Jiaquan Zhu, Lars Grosse-Wortmann, *John Coles, *Christopher A. Caldarone, *Glen S. Van Arsdell, Osami Honjo
The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada
P16. Technical Performance Score as Predictor for Post Discharge Reintervention in Valve Sparing Tetralogy of Fallot Repair
Meena Nathan, Audrey Marshall, Jason Kerstein, Hua Liu, Francis Fynn-Thompson, Christopher Baird, *John E. Mayer, Jr., *Frank A. Pigula, *Pedro J. del Nido, Sitaram Emani
Boston Childrens Hospital, Boston, MA
P17. Predictors for Survival and Reintervention in Simple and Complex Subaortic Stenosis: Results from a Prospective, Procedure-Based National Database
Dan M. Dorobantu1, Mansour T. Sharabiani2, *Gianni D. Angelini2, Alison Hayes1, Robin P. Martin1, Andrew J. Parry1, Massimo Caputo1, Serban C. Stoica1
1Bristol Children's Hospital, Bristol, United Kingdom; 2Imperial College, London, United Kingdom
P18. Use of a Novel Vasoactive-Ventilation-Renal Score to Predict Outcomes after Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
Kyle Miletic1, Tyler Spiering1, *Ralph Delius2, *Henry Walters, III2, Christopher Mastropietro3
1Wayne State University, Detroit, MI; 2Children's Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, MI; 3Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis, IN
P19. Thoracoscopic Left Cardiac Sympathetic Denervation for the Treatment of Adults with Malignant Arrhythmia Syndromes
Aodhnait S. Fahy, Ryan M. Antiel, Michael J. Ackerman, *Claude Deschamps, Christopher Moir
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
P20. Patient Anatomy and Outcomes in Tetralogy of Fallot, Pulmonary Atresia and Multiple Aortopulmonary Collateral Arteries
Terry Shih, Kellianne C. Kleeman, Rajiv Devanagondi, Janet E. Donohue, Mallika Kommareddi, Caren S. Goldberg, *Richard G. Ohye
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
P21. Long-term Fate of Aortic Valve after Arterial Switch 0peration
Mauro Lo Rito1, Mario Fittipaldi1, Randula Haththotuwa2, Timothy J. Jones1, Natasha Khan1, Paul F. Clift2, William J. Brawn1, David J. Barron1
1Birmingham Children's Hospital, Birmingham, United Kingdom; 2Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, United Kingdom
P22. Although Weight Remains a Risk Factor, Neonatal Cardiac Repair at Less than 2.5kg Yields Excellent Results.
David Kalfa, Ganga Krishnamurthy, Jennifer Duchon, Marc Najjar, Stéphanie Levasseur, Jan Quaegebeur, *Emile Bacha
Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York-Presbyterian, Columbia University, New York, NY
P23. Outcomes of Surgery for Infantile, Multivessel Pulmonary Vein Stenosis
Luis G. Quinonez, Kimberlee Gauvreau, Michele Borisuk, Christina Ireland, Kathy J. Jenkins, Audrey Marshall, *John E. Mayer, Francis E. Fynn-Thompson, *Pedro J. del Nido, Christopher W. Baird
Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA
P24. Surgical Outcomes of 380 Patients with Double Outlet Right Ventricle Who Underwent Biventricular Repair
Kai Ma, Shoujun Li, Zhongdong Hua, Keming Yang, Kunjing Pang, Hao Zhang, Junmin Chu, Jun Yan, *Shengshou Hu
Fuwai Hospital, Peking Union Medical College & Chinese Academy of Medicine, Beijing, China
P25. Twenty Five Years Experience of Modified Lecompte Procedure for the Anomalies of Ventriculoarterial Connection with Ventricular Septal Defect and Pulmonary Stenosis
Hong-Gook Lim, Woong-Han Kim, Jeong Ryul Lee, Yong Jin Kim
Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Republic of Korea
P26. Is Preemptive Use of Cardiopulmonary Support for Gradually Deteriorating Cardiac Output Effective in Patients with Congenital Heart Disease When no Further Surgery or Intervention Can be Offered?
Kamal K. Pourmoghadam, Monica C. Olsen, Moui Nguyen, *William M. DeCampli
Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children, Orlando, FL


General Thoracic Moderated Poster Competition
5 minute presentation
Moderator: *David R. Jones
P27. Clinical Grade Human Lung Decellularization: A Rapid, Novel Technique
Anthony V. Louis, Courtney A. Hemphill, Ning Qu, Brigid Smith, Katherine Stavoe, Alice Ferng, Tiffany Son, Kitsie Penick, David Schipper, Marvin J. Slepian, Zain I. Khalpey
University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
P28. Does Myasthenia Gravis Influence Overall Survival and Cumulative Incidence of Recurrence in Thymoma Patients? A Retrospective Clinicopathological Multicentre Analysis on 797 Patients
Pier Luigi Filosso1, Andrea Evangelista2, Enrico Ruffini1, *Erino Angelo Rendina3, Stefano Margaritora4, Ottavio Rena5, *Federico Venuta3, Marco Lucchi6 , Paraskevas Lyberis1
1University of Torino Italy, Torino, Italy; 2San Giovanni Battista Hospital, Torino, Italy; 3University of Rome, Rome, Italy; 4Catholic University "Sacred Heart" Rome, Rome, Italy; 5"Amedeo Avogadro" University Novara Italy, Novara, Italy; 6University of Pisa Italy, Pisa, Italy
P29. Outcome of Primary Neuroendocrine Tumors of the Thymus: A Joint Analysis of the International Thymic Malignancy Interest Group and the European Society of Thoracic Surgeons Databases
Pier Luigi Filosso1, Xiaopan Yao2, Usman Ahmad3, Yilei Zhan2, James Huang4, Enrico Ruffini1, William Travis3, Andreas Rimner3, Marco Lucchi4, *Frank C Detterbeck2
1University of Torino Italy, Torino, Italy; 2Yale University, New Haven, CT; 3Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY; 4University of Pisa Italy, Pisa, Italy
P30. Natural History of Typical Carcinoid of the Lung
Dan J. Raz, Rebecca A. Nelson, Frederic Grannis, Jae Y. Kim
City of Hope, Duarte, CA
P31. Incidence, Role and Predictors of Respiratory Complications in Patients Undergoing Esophagectomy for Malignancy: a NSQIP Analysis
Daniela Molena, Benedetto Mungo, Miloslawa Stem, Anne Osnat Lidor
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
P32. Intrapleural Hypercarbia Leads to the Development of Prolonged Air Leaks Following Lung Resection
Emily Cassidy, Nicole Graf, Colin Gillespie, *Malcolm DeCamp, Jacob Sznajder, *Daniel Kreisel, Ankit Bharat
Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
P33. Characteristics and Outcomes of Secondary Nodules Identified on Initial Computed Tomography Scan for Primary Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
*Brendon M. Stiles, Michael Schulster, Abu Nasar, *Subroto Paul, *Paul C. Lee, *Jeffrey L.Port, *Nasser K. Altorki
Weill Cornell Medical College, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY
P34. Circulating Fibrocyte Levels Correlate with Bronchiolitis Obliterans Syndrome Development in Lung Transplant Patients: A Prospective, Longitudinal Trial
Jacob R. Gillen, Yunge Zhao, Joshua S. Jolissaint, David A. Harris, Mark R. Conaway, *Christine L. Lau
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
P35. Lung Necrosectomy in Pediatric Patients with Necrotizing Pneumonia
Francina V. Bolanos, II1, Patricio Santillan Doherty, Sr.2, Maria del Socorro Ortiz Gea, Sr.3, Luis Marcelo Argote Green, Sr.1, Enrique Guzman de Alba, Sr.2, Maria Elena Aguilar, Sr.2, Jose Alfredo Santibañez, II1
1Instituto Nacional y Ciencias Medicas Salvador Zubiran, Mexico; 2Instituto Nacional de Enfermedades Respiratorias, Mexico; 3Hospital Angeles Acoxpa, Mexico
P36. Inhaled Hydrogen Sulfide Rescues Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury in an Ex-Vivo Human Lung Model
Joshua C. Grimm, Claude A. Beaty, Jr., Timothy J. George, George J. Arnaoutakis, Lakshmi Santhanam, *Duke E. Cameron, Dan E. Berkowitz, *Ashish Shah
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
P37. Residual Viable Cancer: Prognostication beyond ypTNM in Esophageal Adenocarcinoma
Siva Raja, *Thomas W. Rice, John Goldblum, Lisa A. Rybicki, David Adelstein, Gregory Videtic, *Sudish C. Murthy, *David P. Mason, Michael Mcnamara, *Eugene H Blackstone
Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH
P38. Solitary Fibrous Tumors of the Pleura: Clinical, Surgical, and Long-term Outcomes
Domenico Galetta, Alessandro Borri, Roberto Gasparri, Francesco Petrella, Lorenzo Spaggiari
European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy
P39. Safety of Air Travel in the Immediate Postoperative Period Following Anatomic Pulmonary Resection
*Stephen D. Cassivi, Karlyn E. Pierson, Bettie J. Lechtenberg, *Mark S. Allen, Dennis A. Wigle, *Francis C. Nichols, III, K. Robert Shen, *Claude Deschamps
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
TUESDAY AFTERNOON, APRIL 29, 2014
SIMULTANEOUS SCIENTIFIC SESSIONS
2:00 p.m. ADULT CARDIAC SURGERY SIMULTANEOUS SCIENTIFIC SESSION
8 minute presentation, 12 minute discussion
Moderators: *Harold L. Lazar
*A. Pieter Kappetein
42. A Randomized Comparison of the SAphenousVEin versus Right Internal Thoracic Arteryas a Y-Composite Graft (SAVE RITA trial): One-Year Angiographic Resultsand Mid-term Clinical Outcomes
*Ki-Bong Kim, Ho Young Hwang, Jun Sung Kim, Se Jin Oh
Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Republic of Korea
View Abstract
43. A Three Decade Experience with Systolic Anterior Motion After Mitral Valve Repair
David W. Yaffee, Didier F. Loulmet, Leora B. Balsam, Patricia A. Ursomanno, Annette E. Rabinovich, Alison F. Ward, Robert M. Applebaum, *Aubrey C. Galloway, *Eugene A. Grossi
New York University, New York, NY
View Abstract
44. Sinus Rhythm Prediction in Concomitant Cox-Maze Patients
*Niv Ad, Sari D. Holmes, Lori E. Stone, Graciela Pritchard
Inova Heart and Vascular Institute, Falls Church, VA
View Abstract
45. A Minimally Invasive Cox Maze IV is as Effective as Sternotomy While Decreasing Major Complication Rate and Hospital Length of Stay
Christopher P. Lawrance, Matthew C. Henn, Jeremy E. Leidenfrost, Jacob R. Miller, Laurie A. Sinn, Richard B. Schuessler, *Ralph J. Damiano, Jr.
Washington University, St. Louis, MO
View Abstract
3:20 p.m. COFFEE BREAK/ VISIT EXHIBITS
3:55 p.m. 46. Natural History of Coexistent Tricuspid Regurgitation in Patients with Degenerative Mitral Valve Disease: Implications for Future Guidelines
Andrew B. Goldstone, Jessica L. Howard, Jeffrey E. Cohen, John W. MacArthur, Jr., Pavan Atluri, *Y. Joseph Woo
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
View Abstract
47. Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement with Sutureless Valve: A Multicenter Study
Antonino S. Rubino1, Giuseppe Santarpino2, Herbert De Praetere3, Magnus Dalén4, Ulrik Sartipy4, Jarmo Lahtinen5, Keiichiro Kasama3, Jouni Heikkinen5, Wanda Deste1, Francesco Pollari2, Peter Svenarud4, Bart Meuris3, Theodor Fischlein2, Carmelo Mignosa1, Fausto Biancari5
1University of Catania, Catania, Italy; 2Nuremberg, Germany; 3Cardiac Surgery Unit, Leuven, Belgium; 4Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden; 5Oulu University Hospital, Oulu, Finland
View Abstract
48. When Does Trans-Apical Aortic Valve Replacement Become a Futile Procedure? An Analysis from a National Registry
Augusto D'Onofrio1, Stefano Salizzoni2, Marco Agrifoglio3, Vincenzo Lucchetti4, Francesco Musumeci5, Giampiero Esposito6, Loris Salvador7, Alessandro Mazzola8, Roberto Di Bartolomeo9, Alfonso Agnino10, Mattia Glauber11, Riccardo Casabona12, *Ottavio Alfieri13, Guglielmo Stefanelli14, Domenico Mangino15, Tiziano Gherli16, *Ugolino Livi17, Claudio Grossi18, Aniello Pappalardo19, *Giuseppe Faggian20, Claudia Filippin2, Mauro Rinaldi2, *Gino Gerosa1
1University of Padova, Padova, Italy; 2University of Turin, Turin, Italy; 3University of Milan, Milan, Italy; 4Clinica Montevergine, Mercogliano, Italy; 5San Camillo Hospital, Roma, Italy; 6Humanitas Gavazzeni, Bergamo, Italy; 7San Bortolo Hospital, Vicenza, Italy; 8Policlinico San Matteo, Pavia, Italy; 9University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy; 10S. Anna Hospital, Catanzaro, Italy; 11G. Pasquinucci Heart Hospital, Massa, Italy; 12Mauriziano Hospital, Torino, Italy; 13San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, Italy; 14Hesperia Hospital, Modena, Italy; 15Ospedale Dell'Angelo, Mestre, Italy; 16University of Parma, Parma, Italy; 17Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Udine, Italy; 18Santa Croce e Carle Hospital, Cuneo, Italy; 19Ospedali Riuniti, Trieste, Italy; 20University of Verona, Verona, Italy
View Abstract

Guidelines for the Surgical Management of Mitral Valve Disease
David H. Adams, Mitral Valve Disease Writing Group
Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY

 
Late-Breaking Clinical Trial
LB2. Predicting Recurrence of Mitral Regurgitation Following Repair for Severe Ischemic MR
Irving Kron1, Judy Hung2, Jessica Overbey3, Denis Bouchard4, Patrick O’Gara5, Pierre Voisine6, Robert Michler7, Michael Argenziano8, John Puskas9, A. Marc Gillinov10, Michael Acker11
1University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA, USA; 2Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA; 3Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA; 4Montreal Heart Institute, Montreal, Canada; 5Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA; 6Hôpital Laval, Quebec, Canada; 7Montefiore Einstein Heart Center, New York ,NY, USA; 8Columbia University, New York, NY, USA; 9Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA; 10Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA; 11University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
5:35 p.m. EXECUTIVE SESSION (AATS Members Only)
 
2:00 p.m. CONGENITAL HEART DISEASE SIMULTANEOUS SCIENTIFIC SESSION
8 minute presentation, 12 minute discussion
Moderators: *Christopher A. Caldarone
*Robert D. Jaquiss
50. Losartan Ameliorates 'Upstream' Pulmonary Vein Vasculopathy in a Piglet Pulmonary Vein Banding Model
Jiaquan Zhu1, Haruki Ide1, Hideyuki Kato1, Anouk-Martine Teichert1, Yaqin Y. Fu1, *John G Coles1, *Richard D. Weisel2, Jason T Maynes1, *Christopher A. Caldarone1
1The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada; 2Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
View Abstract
51. Survival into Adulthood of Patients with Atrial Isomerism Undergoing Cardiac Surgery
Jayapadman Bhaskar1, John Galati2, Paul Brooks2, Guido Oppido3, *Igor E. Konstantinov1, Michael Cheung1, Christian P. Brizard1, Yves d'Udekem1
1The Royal Children's Hospital, Parkville, VIC, Australia; 2Murdoch Children's Research Institute, Melbourne, VIC, Australia; 3S.Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, Bologna, Italy
View Abstract
52. Factors Associated With Right Ventricular Dilation and Dysfunction in Patients With Chronic Pulmonary Regurgitation After Repair of Tetralogy of Fallot: Analysis of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Data in 251 Patients
Cheul Lee, Chang-Ha Lee, Jae Gun Kwak, Seong-Ho Kim, Woo-Sup Shim, Sang Yun Lee, So-Ick Jang, Su-Jin Park, Yang Min Kim
Sejong General Hospital, Bucheon, Republic of Korea
View Abstract
53. Long-term Outcomes After Definitive Repair Fortetralogy of Fallot With Preserving Pulmonary Valve Annulus
Takaya Hoashi, Meng Yin, Koji Kagisaki, *Toshikatsu Yagihara, *Hajime Ichikawa
National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Japan
View Abstract
54. Late Outcomes after Arterial Switch Operation for Taussig-Bing Anomaly: Can we afford Biventricular Repair?
Mathieu Vergnat, Virginie Lambert, Alban Baruteau, Lucile Houyel, Mohamed Ly, Andre Capderou, David Kalfa, Emre Belli
Marie-Lannelongue Hospital, Le Plessis Robinson, France
View Abstract
3:40 p.m. COFFEE BREAK/ VISIT EXHIBITS
4:15 p.m. 55. Strategy for Bi-ventricular Repair Transposition of the Great Arteries with Ventricular Septal Defect and Pulmonary Stenosis: Nikaidoh's vs Conventional Procedure
Qin Yan
Shanghai Children's Medical Center, Shanghai, China
View Abstract
56. Early Norwood vs Later Comprehensive Stage 2 Following Hybrid: Which is Better? For Whom?
Ryan Robert Davies, Wolfgang Radtke, Bhat A Majeed, Jeanne M Baffa, Edward Woodford, *Christian Pizarro Nemours
A.I. duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE
View Abstract
57. Performance Monitoring of the Arterial Switch Operation: A Moving Target
Hanna Jensen, *Victor Tsang, Hopewell Ntsinjana, Catherine Bull, Katherine Brown, Andrew Taylor, Martin Kostolny, *Marc De Leval
Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, United Kingdom
View Abstract
5:35 p.m. EXECUTIVE SESSION (AATS Members Only)
 
2:00 p.m. GENERAL THORACIC SURGERY SIMULTANEOUS SCIENTIFIC SESSION
8 minute presentation, 12 minute discussion
Moderators: *Sudish C. Murthy
*Joshua R. Sonett
58. Surveillance with Chest X-ray vs. CT Scan after Resection for Stage I Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: Does Earlier Detection Result in Improved Survival?
*Traves D. Crabtree, Varun Puri, Simon B. Chen, David S. Gierada, Jennifer M. Bell, Stephen Broderick, A. Sasha Krupnick, *Daniel Kreisel, G. Alexander Patterson, *Bryan F. Meyers
Washington University, Saint Louis, MO
View Abstract
59. The Incidence of Venous Thromboembolism in Esophagectomy Patients by Caprini Score Stratification
XueWei Zhang, Philip D. Hewes, Krista J. Hachey, Michael I. Ebright, *Hiran C. Fernando, *Virginia R. Litle
Boston University, Boston, MA
View Abstract
60. Retrospective Analysis of Lung Transplant Recipients Found to Have Unexpected Lung Cancer in Explanted Lungs
Takahiro Nakajima, Marcelo Cypel, *Marc de Perrot, Andrew Pierre, *Thomas Waddell, Lianne Singer, Heidi Roberts, *Shaf Keshavjee, *Kazuhiro Yasufuku
Toronto General Hospital/University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
View Abstract
61. Long-term Results after Surgical Resection for 1,763 LungCancer Patients with Interstitial Lung Disease - Should It be Done?
*Hiroshi Date1, Toshihiko Sato1, Satoshi Teramukai2, Atsushi Watanabe3, Kazuma Kishi4, Masahito Ebina5, Yukihiko Sugiyama6, Haruhiko Kondo7
1Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan; 2Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan; 3Sapporo Medical University, Sapporo, Japan; 4Toranomon Hospital, Kyoto, Japan; 5Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan; 6Jichi Medical University, Tochigi, Japan; 7Kyorin University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
View Abstract
62. An Immunohistochemistry (IHC)-based Test that Accurately Predicts Extreme Resistance to Fluorouracil (5-FU)-based Neoadjuvant Chemoradiation (neoCTRT) Rherapy in Patients of Esophageal Adenocarcinoma (EAC)
Weiwei Shan1, Clare Johnson1, Yaeli Bierman-Harrar2, Kristen M Oelschlager1, Robert W Cook1, Daniel G. Rosen2, Sunil S. Badve3, Kenneth S. Kessler3, Assunta De Rienzo4, Rapheal Bueno4, Romil Saxena3 1Castle Biosciences, Inc, Friendswood, TX; 2Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX; 3Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN; 4Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA
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3:40 p.m. COFFEE BREAK/ VISIT EXHIBITS
4:15 p.m. 63. Contemporary National Early Outcomes of Pneumonectomy for Lung Cancer: Predictors of Major Morbidity and Mortality
*Pascal A. Thomas1, Julie Berbis1, Jean-Marc Baste2, Françoise Le Pimpec-Barthes3, François Tronc4, Pierre-Emmanuel Falcoz5, Marcel Dahan6
1Aix-Marseille University/North Hospital, Marseille, France; 2University Hospital of Rouen, Rouen, France; 3Georges Pompidou European Hospital, Paris, France; 4Louis Pradel Hospital, Lyon, France; 5Nouvel Hôpital Civil, Strasbourg, France; 6Hôpital Larrey, Toulouse, France
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64. Evaluation of ERCC1 and RRM1 as Prognostic and Predictive Markers for Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma Patients Undergoing Platinum Based Induction Chemotherapy Followed by Surgery
Lukas Frischknecht1, Alex Soltermann1, Mayura Meerang2, Emanuela Felley-Bosco3, Martina Friess2, Svenja Thies1, Bart Vrugt1, Rolf Stahel3, Holger Moch1, *Walter Weder2, Isabelle Opitz2
1Institute of Surgical Pathology, Zürich, Switzerland; 2Division of Thoracic Surgery, Zürich, Switzerland; 3Laboratory of Molecular Oncology, Zürich, Switzerland
View Abstract
 
Atrial Fibrillation in Thoracic Surgical Procedures
George Frendl
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Late-Breaking Clinical Trial
LB3. Quantitative Analysis of Exhaled Carbonyl Compounds Distinguishes Benign From Malignant Pulmonary Disease
Michael Bousamra, Victor van Berkel, Xiao-an Fu
University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA
 
5:35 p.m. EXECUTIVE SESSION (AATS Members Only)
 
2:00 p.m. AORTIC/ENDOVASCULAR SURGERY SIMULTANEOUS SCIENTIFIC SESSION
8 minute presentation, 12 minute discussion
Moderators: *Joseph S. Coselli
*Hans-Joachim Schaefers
65. Total Aortic Arch Replacement with Frozen Elephant Trunk Implantation for Type A Aortic Dissections: Neither Acute Nor Chronic Phase Affects Early Surgical Mortality
Wei-Guo Ma1, Jun Zheng2, Kai Sun3, Bulat A. Ziganshin1, Song-Bo Dong2, Rui-Dong Qi2, Shang-Dong Xu2, Bijoy G. Rajbanshi1, Si-Hong Zheng2, Yong-Min Liu2, Jun-Ming Zhu2, Qian Chang3, *John A. Elefteriades1, *Li-Zhong Sun2
1Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT; 2Beijing Anzhen Hospital of Capital Medical Univeristy, Beijing, China; 3Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Beijing, China
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66. Branched and Fenestrated Stent Grafts - A Reasonable Option for Thoraco-Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Burkhart Zipfel, Semih Buz, Rufus Baretti, Peter Bergs, Robert Hammerschmidt, *Roland Hetzer
Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
View Abstract
67. Straight Deep Hypothermic Circulatory Arrest for Cerebral Protection During Aortic Arch Surgery: Safe and Effective
Bulat A. Ziganshin, Bijoy G. Rajbanshi, Maryann Tranquilli, *John A. Elefteriades
Yale University, New Haven, CT
View Abstract
68. The Safety and Efficacy of Retrograde Cerebral Perfusion as an Adjunct for Cerebral Protection During Surgery on the Aortic Arch
Siyamek Neragi-Miandoab, Nikolay Shavladze, *Leonard N Girardi
Weil Cornell University Medical Center, New York, NY
View Abstract
3:25 p.m. COFFEE BREAK/ VISIT EXHIBITS
3:55 p.m. AORTIC/ENDOVASCULAR SURGERY SIMULTANEOUS SCIENTIFIC SESSION
6 minute presentation, 7 minute discussion
Moderators: *Joseph S. Coselli
*Hans-Joachim Schaefers
69. Three-Year Hemodynamic Performance and Left Ventricular Mass Regression After Rapid Deployment Aortic Valve Replacement in 287 Patients
*Axel Haverich1, *Thorsten Wahlers2, *Michael Borger3, *Malakh Shrestha1, Alfred Kocher4, *Thomas Walther5, Matthias Roth6, Misfeld Martin7, *Friedrich Mohr7, Joerg Kempfert6, Pascal Dohmen7, Christoph Schmitz8, Rahmanian Parwis9, Wiedemann Dominik4, Gunther Laufer4
1Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany; 2University Clinic, Cologne, Germany; 3Heart Center Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany; 4General Hospital Vienna, Vienna, Austria; 5University of Leipzig, Bad Nauheim, Germany; 6Kerckhoff Clinic Foundation, Bad Nauheim, Germany; 7University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany; 8University of Munich, Munich, Germany; 9University Hospital of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
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70. Use of Balloon Expandable Transcatheter Valve For Valve-in-Valve Implantation in Patients with Degenerated Stentless Aortic Bioprostheses: Technical Considerations and Results
Vinayak Bapat, William Davies, Kirsty Bolter, Jane Hancock, Christopher Young, Simon Redwood
Martyn Thomas St. Thomas' Hospital, London, United Kingdom
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71. Surveillance of Moderate-Size Aneurysms of the Thoracic Aorta
Allison J. McLarty1, Muath Bishawi1, Suresh Baba1, Annie L. Shroyer1, Jamie Romeiser2
1Northport VA, Northport, NY; 2Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY
View Abstract
72. Long-term Outcomes Following Immediate Aortic Repair for Acute Type A Aortic Dissection Complicated by Coma
Takuro Tsukube1, Tomonori Haraguchi1, Ritsu Matsukawa1, Shuichi Kozawa1, Kyoichi Ogawa1, *Yutaka Okita2
1Japanese Red Cross Kobe Hospital, Kobe, Japan; 2Kobe University Hospital, Kobe, Japan
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73. Central Versus Peripheral Cannulation for Type A Aortic Dissection: A Propensity-matched Analysis
Bartosz Rylski, *Joseph Bavaria, Rita Milewski, Joseph Woo, Prashanth Vallabhajosyula, *Wilson Szeto, Nimesh Desai
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
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74. Acute Type A Aortic Dissection Extending Beyond Ascending Aorta: Limited or Extensive Distal Repair
Bartosz Rylski1, *Friedhelm Beyersdorf1, Fabian A. Kari1, Julia Schlosser1, Philipp Blanke2, *Matthias Siepe1
1Freiburg University, Freiburg, Germany; 2University Hospital Würzburg, Würzburg, Germany
View Abstract
Late-Breaking Clinical Trial
LB4. Self-Expanding Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Using Alternative Access Sites in Patients with Severe Aortic Stenosis Deemed Extreme Risk for Surgery
Michael J. Reardon1, David H. Adams2, Jeffrey J. Popma3, G. Michael Deeb4, Neal S. Kleiman1, Stan Chetcuti4, Joseph S. Coselli5,
1Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center, Houston, TX, USA; 2Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA; 3Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA; 4University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA; 5Texas Heart Institute, Houston, TX, USA
5:35 p.m. EXECUTIVE SESSION (AATS Members Only)
 
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**Kirklin Research Award Winner 2013-2014
 

 
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