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Congenital Heart Disease Skills:
Toward Technical Perfection
Saturday, May 14, 2016 | 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Course Chair: *E. Dean McKenzie, Texas Children's Hospital
Course Co-Chair: *Krishna S. Iyer, Fortis Escorts Heart Institute
7:55 AM - 8:00 AM Welcome and Introduction
*E. Dean McKenzie, Texas Children's Hospital
Mitral Valve
8:00 AM - 8:15 AM Echocardiograpic Evaluation of the Mitral Valve
Gerald Ross Marx, Boston Children's Hospital
8:15 AM - 8:30 AM Mitral Valve Reparative Techniques in Small Children
*Pedro J. Del Nido, Boston Children's Hospital
8:30 AM - 8:45 AM Mitral Valve Replacement in Newborns and Infants
*Yves d'Udekem, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Anomalous Aortic Origin of a Coronary Artery
8:45 AM - 9:00 AM Imaging Evaluation of AAOCA
Rajesh Krishnamurthy, Texas Children's Hospital
9:00 AM - 9:15 AM Technique for Unroofing and Pulmonary Artery Translocation
*Frank L. Hanley, Stanford University
9:15 AM - 9:30 AM Technique for Ostial Translocation
Carlos Mery, Texas Children's Hospital/ Baylor College of Medicine
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM Coffee Break
Perfusion Details
10:15 AM - 10:30 AM How I Conduct Operations Using DHCA
*Christian Pizarro, Alfred Dupont Hospital for Children
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM How I Conduct Operation Using Selective Cerebral Perfusion
*Frank A. Pigula, Boston Children's Hospital
Repair of IAA
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM Yasui Method
*Kirk R. Kanter, Emory University
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM Subaortic resection/VSD Closure/Autologous Arch Repair
*Charles D. Fraser, Texas Childrens Hospital
Complete AVSD
11:15 AM - 11:30 AM One Patch Method
*Richard A. Jonas, Childrens National Medical Center
11:30 AM - 11:45 AM Two Patch Method
*Krishna S. Iyer, Fortis Escorts Heart Institute
11:45 AM - 12:00 PM "Australian" Method
*Tom R. Karl, Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital
12:00 AM - 1:00 PM Combined Luncheon Speaker
*Denton A. Cooley, Texas Heart Institute
Ebstein's Anomaly
1:00 PM - 1:15 PM Echocardiographic Evaluation for AVSD and Ebstein's Anomaly
Girish S. Shirali, Children's Mercy Hospital
1:15 PM - 1:30 PM Newborn Repair: How I Really Do This Operation
*Christopher J. Knott-Craig, Le Bonheur Children's Hospital
1:30 PM - 1:45 PM Newborn Tricuspid Exclusion - How I Really Do This Operation
*Vaughn A. Starnes, Keck Hospital of USC
1:45 PM - 2:00 PM Technical Tricks for Adult Ebstein's Repair
*Joseph A. Dearani, Mayo Clinic
HLHS Technical Refinement
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM MRI Assessment for Stage Single Ventricle Palliation
Shi-Joon Yoo, Hospital for Sick Children
2:15 PM - 2:30PM Avoiding Arch Obstruction
*Thomas L. Spray, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
2:30PM - 2:45 PM Avoiding Conduit Obstruction and Pulmonary Artery Distortion
*Shunji Sano, Okayama University
2:45 PM - 3:00 PM Comprehensive Stage II
Hakan Akintürk, Universitätsklinikun Giessen und Marburg
3:00 PM Adjourn for Coffee Break followed by Hands-On Sessions from 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

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