Final Program

Annual Meeting and Abstracts | Social Program

1:00pm - 6:00pm REGISTRATION, MacDonald Foyer
1:00pm - 6:00pm SPEAKER READY ROOM, Tremblant
Woodlands Terrace
6:00am SAMSON FUN RUN, Entrance of Hotel
7:00am - 1:30pm REGISTRATION, MacDonald Foyer
7:00am - 12:30pm SPEAKER READY ROOM, Tremblant
7:00am - 12:00pm EXHIBITS, MacDonald C-F
7:00am - 8:00am BREAKFAST, MacDonald C-F
8:00am - 9:00am SCIENTIFIC SESSION I, MacDonald A-B
(10 minutes presentation, 10 minutes discussion)
Moderators: John D. Mitchell
Michael S. Mulligan
1 Assessment and Surgical Management of T1b Esophageal Cancer: Esophagectomy Remains the Standard of Care in Appropriate Patients
Kamran Mohiuddin, Russell Dorer, Hejin Hahn, James Speicher, *Michal Hubka, *Donald E Low
Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA
DISCUSSANT: Steven R. DeMeester
2 Lost to Follow-Up: The Lack of Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Surgery in Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Joshua L. Hermsen1, *D. Michael McMullan2, *Edward D. Verrier1
1University of Washington, Seattle, WA;2Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, WA
DISCUSSANT: Brian E. Kogon
+3 Hospital and Surgeon Volume as Well as Inter-hospital and Inter-surgeon Variability are Independently Associated with Survival After Ascending Aortic Operations
Justin M. Schaffer, Bharathi Lingala, *Michael P. Fischbein, Michael D. Dake, *Y. Joseph Woo, *R. Scott Mitchell, *D. Craig Miller
Stanford Hospitals and Clinics, Stanford, CA
9:10am - 9:55am PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS, MacDonald A-B
Introduced By: John D. Mitchell

Achieving "Flow" in Surgery
Michael S. Mulligan
MacDonald C-F
10:20am - 11:40am SCIENTIFIC SESSION II, MacDonald A-B
(10 minutes presentation, 10 minutes discussion)
Moderators: Tara B. Karamlou
Susan D. Moffatt-Bruce
+4 Healthcare Utilization and Consequences of Readmission in the First Year Post Lung Transplantation
Nathan M. Mollberg1, Eric Howell2, David I. Vanderhoff2, *Michael S. Mulligan2
1Bronson Methodist Hospital, Kalamazoo, MI;2University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA
DISCUSSANT: Robert A. Meguid
5 Compliance with the New Surgical Care Improvement Project Measure for Glycemic Control after Cardiac Surgery is not Associated with Improved Postoperative Outcomes
James M. Isbell, Damien J. LaPar, Robert H. Thiele, Ravi K. Ghanta, John A. Kern, Gorav Ailawadi, Irving L. Kron, Anthony L. McCall, Jennifer L. Kirby
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
DISCUSSANT: David A. Fullerton
+6 Patterns of Care in Hilar Node-positive (n1) Non-small Cell Lung Cancer: A Missed Treatment Opportunity?
Matthew Bott, Aalok Patel, Traves D Crabtree, Daniel Morgensztern, Clifford G Robinson, Graham A Colditz, Saiama Waqar, Daniel Kreisel, A. Sasha Krupnick, G. Alexander Patterson, Stephen Broderick, Bryan F Meyers, Varun Puri
Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO
DISCUSSANT: Paul H. Schipper
+7 Defining Operative Mortality: Impact on Outcome Reporting
Steven Maximus1, *Jeffrey C. Milliken1, Beate Danielsen2, *Junaid Khan3, *Joseph S. Carey1
1UC Irvine, Orange, CA;2Health Information Solutions, Rocklin, CA;3East Bay Cardiac Surgery Center, Oakland, CA
DISCUSSANT: Susan D. Moffatt-Bruce
11:40am - 12:30pm CONTROVERSIES DEBATE, MacDonald A-B

Should Patient and Physician Values/Expectations Be Consonant?
Moderator: Tara B. Karamlou
Speakers: James Matthew Brennan
Suzanne Arnold
12:30pm ADJOURN
Depart from Hotel Entrance
1:30pm ZIPTREK BEAR TOUR**, Depart from Hotel Entrance
6:00pm - 10:00pm MOUNTAIN SPORTS STREET PARTY THEME DINNER, Portobello Alley
FRIDAY, JUNE 26, 2015
6:00am - 12:00pm REGISTRATION, MacDonald Foyer
6:00am - 12:00pm SPEAKER READY ROOM, Tremblant

I. Lung Cancer Screening in the Post-Approval Era**, Empress B
Douglas E. Wood
Richard I. Whyte

II. Prosthetic Valve Selection in the Era of Transcatheter Valves**, Empress C
Anson Cheung
Thomas K. Jones

7:00am - 12:00pm EXHIBITS, MacDonald C-F
7:00am - 8:00am BREAKFAST, MacDonald C-F
8:00am - 8:50am POSTGRADUATE COURSE, MacDonald A-B
Supported by: White Memorial Medical Center and Foundation's Lyman A. Brewer, III, Fund; and Thomas J. Fogarty

Innovations in the Access to New Medical Devices
Michael J. Mack
Medical Director of Cardiovascular Services
Baylor Scott & White Health

8:50am - 10:30am SCIENTIFIC SESSION III, MacDonald A-B
(10 minutes presentation, 10 minutes discussion)
Moderators: Nahush A. Mokadam
Patricia A. Thistlethwaite
8 The Ripple Effect of a Complication in Lung Transplantation: Evidence for Increased Long-term Survival Risk
Ernest G. Chan1, Valentino Bianco, III1, Thomas Richards1, David D. Odell1, Jeremiah Hayanga2, Norihisa Shigemura1, Maria Crespo1, Joseph Pilewski1, James D. Luketich1, Christian Bermudez1, Jonathan D'Cunha1
1University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA;2Spectrum Health System- Michigan State University, Grand Rapids, MI
DISCUSSANT: Michael A. Smith
9 Hypoplastic Aortic Arch Growth Following Coarctation Repair
Daniel Labuz, Lee Pyles, James Berry, John Foker
University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN
DISCUSSANT: David N. Campbell
+10 Creation and Global Deployment of a Mobile, Application-Based Cognitive Simulator for Cardiac Surgical Procedures
Zachary E. Brewer, *W. David Ogden, *James I. Fann, *Thomas A. Burdon, *Ahmad Y. Sheikh
Stanford University, Stanford, CA
DISCUSSANT: Nahush A. Mokadam
11 Natural History of Coexistent Mitral Regurgitation Following Aortic Valve Replacement
Sarah Schubert, Leora T. Yarboro, Sushma Madala, Karnika Ayinapudi, Irving L. Kron, John A. Kern, Gorav Ailawadi, George Stuckenborg, Ravi K. Ghanta
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
+12 Inheriting the Learner's View: A Wearable Computing Platform for Improving Surgical Trainee Performance
Zachary E. Brewer, Hutchinson C. Fann, *W. David Ogden, *Thomas A. Burdon, *Ahmad Y. Sheikh
Stanford University, Stanford, CA
DISCUSSANT: Craig J. Baker
MacDonald C-F
11:00am - 12:00pm SCIENTIFIC SESSION IV, MacDonald A-B
(10 minutes presentation, 10 minutes discussion)
Moderators: Craig J. Baker
Sean C. Grondin
13 Outcomes and their Determinants for Combined Pediatric Heart-Visceral Organ Transplantation: Selection Criteria to Improve Triage to a Multi-Organ Strategy
Joseph Rodrigues, Billie-Jean Martin, *Gordon Cohen, Sarah Tabbutt, *Tara Karamlou
University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
DISCUSSANT: Jonathan M. Chen
14 A Minimally Invasive Approach does not Predict Incomplete Resection of Thymoma
Bryan M. Burt1, Xiaopan Yao2, *Joseph Shrager3, Sukhmani Padda3, Heather Wakelee3, Stacey Su4, James Huang5, Walter Scott4
1Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX;2Yale, New Haven, CT;3Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA;4Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA;5Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
DISCUSSANT: John D. Mitchell
15 Impact of a TAVR Program Initiation on a Standard Aortic Valve Replacement Surgery Program
Niv Ad, Sari D. Holmes, Alan M. Speir, Anthony J. Rongione, Paul S. Massimiano, Graciela Pritchard
Inova Heart and Vascular Institute, Falls Church, VA
DISCUSSANT: David A. Fullerton
12:00pm ADJOURN
Depart from Entrance of Hotel via shuttle to Golf Club
2:00pm TENNIS TOURNAMENT**, The Tennis Club
6:00am - 12:00pm REGISTRATION, MacDonald Foyer
6:00am - 11:30am SPEAKER READY ROOM, Tremblant
6:30am - 10:30am EXHIBITS, MacDonald C-F
6:30am - 7:30am BREAKFAST, MacDonald C-F
7:00am - 8:15am CONCURRENT FORUMS
(5 minutes presentation, 3 minutes discussion)
Moderators: Joseph Cleveland
Howard K. Song
CF1 Fate of Patients with Acute Type B Aortic Dissection Initially Managed Medically
Nimesh Desai, Jean-Paul Gottret, Wilson Szeto, Fenton McCarthy, Prashanth Vallabhajosyula, Pat Moeller, Ronald Fairman, Grace Wang, Joseph E Bavaria
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
CF2 Location of the Raphe in Type 1 BicuspidAortic Valve Correlates with Spatial Patterns in Antioxidant Gene Expression in the Proximal Ascending Aorta
Julie A. Phillippi, Jennifer C. Hill, Benjamin R. Green, Mary P. Kotlarczyk, Marie Billaud, Thomas G. Gleason
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
CF3 Real-time Magnetic Resonance Image Guided Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement
Justin G Miller1, Ming Li1, Dumitru Mazilu1, Timothy Hunt2, Keith A Horvath1
1CSRP/NHLBI/NIH, Bethesda, MD;2LAMS/NIH, Bethesda, MD
CF5 Staged Hybrid Maze: PVI Alone Is Sufficient in Half of Patients
Richard Lee1, Dawn S. Hui1, Chelsea Del Rosso1, Jane Kruse2, Patrick M. McCarthy2
1Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, MO;2Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
CF6 Systematic Donor Selection Review Process Improves Transplant Volumes and Outcomes
Jason W. Smith, *Nahush A. Mokadam, Jay D. Pal, Daniel P. Fishbein, Wayne C. Levy, Claudius Mahr, Sofia Carolina Masri, Richard K. Cheng, April Stempien-Otero, Todd Dardas, Kevin D. O'Brien
University of Washington, Seattle, WA
CF7 Delayed Sternal Closure after Continuous Flow Left Ventricle Assist Device Implantation: Analysis of Risk Factors and Impact on Outcomes and Costs
Mohammed Quader1, Luke Wolfe1, Damien Lapaar2, Gorav Ailawadi3, Jeffrey Rich4, Alan Speir5, Clifford Fonner6, Vigneshwar Kasirajan1
1Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA;2university of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA;3University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA;4VCSQI, Norfolk, VA;5Cardiovascular and Thoracic Associates, Falls Church, VA;6VCSQI, Richmond, VA
CF8 Early and Medium-term Outcomes in Patients with Dialyse-dependent Chronic Renal Failure after Cardiac Surgery - A Single Centre Experience of 483 Patients
Sergey Leontyev, Knut A. Röhrig, Lisa-Marie Gaube, Piroze M Davierwala, Sergey Belaev, Farhad Bakhtiary, Martin Misfeld, Friedrich W. Mohr
Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany, Leipzig, Germany
Moderators: Jessica S. Donington
John Mitchell
CF9 Lung Adenocarcinoma: Are Skip N2 Metasasis Different from Non-skip?
Hang Li, Sr., Haiquan Chen
Shanghai Cancer Center, Shanghai, China
CF10 Nodal Upstaging is More Common with Thoracotomy versus VATS During Lobectomy for Early Stage Lung Cancer: An Analysis from the National Cancer Data Base
Rachel L. Medbery, Theresa W Gillespie, Joseph Lipscomb, Yuan Liu, Dana Nickleach, Manu S Sancheti, Allan Pickens, Seth D Force, Felix G Fernandez
Emory University, Atlanta, GA
CF11 Plasma Levels of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor-C Improve the Predictive Performance of Positron Emission Tomography for Nodal Staging in Lung Cancer
Farhood Farjah, David K. Madtes, *Douglas E. Wood, David R. Flum, Megan E. Zadworny, Rachel Waworuntu, Billanna Hwang, *Michael S. Mulligan
University of Washington, Seattle, WA
CF12 Adjuvant Chemotherapy is Associated with Improved Survival in Node Negative NSCLC with Chest Wall Involvement
Usman Ahmad1, Traves D Crabtree2, Aalok P Patel3, Daniel Morgensztern4, Cliff G Robinson5, A Sasha Krupnick2, Daniel Kreisel2, G Alexander Patterson2, Bryan F Meyers2, Varun Puri2
1Thoracic Service, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY;2Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO;3Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO;4Department of Medicine, Division of Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO;5Department of Radiation Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO
CF13 Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy for Esophageal Cancer Shortens Length of Stay without Compromising Oncologic Outcomes: A Population-Based Analysis
Zhifei Sun1, Chi-Fu J. Yang1, Brian C. Gulack1, Paul J. Speicher1, Mohamed Adam1, Thomas A. D'Amico1, Mark F. Berry2, Matthew G. Hartwig1
1Duke University, Durham, NC;2Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA
CF14 Venous Thromboembolism Risk Assessment Permits Patient Selection for Post-Discharge Prophylactic Anticoagulation in Resectable Lung Cancer Patients
Krista J. Hachey1, Philip D. Hewes2, Douglas G. Ridyard2, Liam P. Porter2, Pamela Rosenkranz3, David McAneny3, Hiran C. Fernando3, Virginia R. Litle3
1Boston University Surgery Residency Program, Boston, MA; 2Boston University Medical School, Boston, MA; 3Boston Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Boston, MA
CF15 Indications for Counseling and Intervention after Pulmonary Resection: Results of Post-discharge Nursing Telephone Assessments
Mara B. Antonoff1, William Ragalie2, Arlene M. Correa1, Jonathan D. Spicer1, Boris Sepesi1, Jack A. Roth1, Garrett L. Walsh1, Wayne L. Hofstetter1, Stephen G. Swisher1, David C. Rice1, Ara A. Vaporciyan1, Reza J. Mehran1
1UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX;2Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
CF16 Cervical Tracheal Resection And Tracheoplasty For Severe Cervical Malacia In Patients With Coexisting Severe Tracheobronchomalacia Is Associated With A High Rate Of Recurrence
Jennifer L. Wilson, Scott Atay, Adnan Majid, Erik Folch, Michael S. Kent, *Richard Whyte, Sidhu P. Gangadharan
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA
Moderators: John J. Lamberti
D. Michael McMullan
CF17 Congenital Cardiac Surgery Fellowship Training: A Status Update
Brian E. Kogon1, *Tara Karamlou2, William Baumgartner3, Walter Merrill4, Carl Backer5
1Emory University, Atlanta, GA;2University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA;3Johns Hopkins, Baltimore, MD;4Vanderbilt, Nashville, TN;5Northwestern University, Chicago, GA
CF18 Outcomes of Children Requiring Prolonged Intensive Care Unit Stay Following Surgical Repair of Congenital Heart Disease
Makoto Mori, Kevin Maher, Brian Kogon, William Mahle, Kirk Kanter, *Bahaaldin Alsoufi
Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
CF19 Single Center Experience with the Senning Procedure in the Current Era
Giuseppe Ferro, Vinod A. Sebastian, Kristine J. Guleserian, Joseph M. Forbess
Children's Medical Center, Dallas, TX
CF20 Outcomes after Mechanical Aortic Valve Replacement in Children and Young Adults with Congenital Heart Disease
Suyog A. Mokashi, Patrick O. Myers, Edward Horgan, Michele Borisuk, John Mayer, Pedro J. del Nido, Christopher W. Baird
Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA
CF21 25 Consecutive Years of ECMO Support at a Single Children's Heart Center
*Daniel J. DiBardino, Denise Suttner, Aaron Kemp, *Eric J. Devaney, Brian Lane, *John J. Lamberti
University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA
CF22 Chronic Performance of Bioengineered Replacement Pulmonary Valves in Rapidly Growing Young Lambs
Rachael W. Quinn, Arthur A. Bert, Eric E. Buse, Stephen L. Hilbert, William B. Drake, Gabriel L. Converse, Richard A. Hopkins
Ward Family Heart Center, Children's Mercy Kansas City, Kansas City, MO
CF23 Pump in Parallel- Mechanical Assistance of Partial Cavopulmonary Circulation using a Conventional Ventricular Assist Device
Pranava Sinha1, Nina Deutsch1, Dingchao He1, Nobuyuki Ishibashi1, Gerald Mikesell1, Joseph Hearty1, Erin Montague1, Mark Nuszkowski1, David Zurakowski2, Kanishka Ratnayaka1, Robert Lederman3, Richard Jonas1
1Children's National Medical Center, Washington, DC;2Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA;3National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
CF24 Current Outcomes of Multistage Palliation of Infants With Functional Single Ventricle and Heterotaxy Syndrome
*Bahaaldin Alsoufi, Brian Schlosser, Courtney McCracken, Ritu Sachdeva, Andrew Well, Brian Kogon, William Border, Kirk Kanter
Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
8:30am - 9:50am SCIENTIFIC SESSION V, MacDonald A-B
(10 minutes presentation, 10 minutes discussion)
Moderators: Jules Lin
Richard D. Weisel
16 Infectious Implications of Transplanting Center for Disease Control High Risk Donor Hearts
Ann C. Gaffey, George Hung, Stacey L. Doll, Arwin M. Thomasson, Carol W. Chen, Lee R. Goldberg, Emily A. Blumberg, Michael A. Acker, Francis Stone, Pavan Atluri
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
DISCUSSANT: Craig H. Selzman
17 Second Primary Lung Cancers Demonstrate Better Survival with Surgery than Radiation when Detected Early
Dong-Seok D. Lee, Emanuela Taioli, Andrew Kaufman, Andrea Wolf, Faiz Bhora, Chris Hazzard, Suresh Ramanathan, Raja Michael Flores
Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY
DISCUSSANT: David T. Cooke
18 Pretreatment With Bone Marrow Derived Mesenchymal Stromal Cell Conditioned Media Confers Ischemic Tolerance
Billanna Hwang1, Conrad Liles1, Beverly Torok-Storb2, Rachel Warworuntu1, *Michael S. Mulligan1
1University of Washington, Seattle, WA;2Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA
DISCUSSANT: Ross M. Bremner
19 A Restrictive Blood Transfusion Strategy in Pediatric Cardiac Surgery: Do Children Undergoing Open Heart Surgery Routinely Require Blood Products?
Hideyuki Kato, Victoria J Harris, Andrew Campbell, Sanjiv K. Gandhi
BC Children's Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada
MacDonald C-F
10:10am - 11:10am SCIENTIFIC SESSION VI, MacDonald A-B
(10 minutes presentation, 10 minutes discussion)
Moderators: T. Brett Reece
Joseph B. Shrager
20 Cardiac Surgery Improves Survival in Advanced Left Ventricular Dysfunction: Multivariate Analysis of a Consecutive Series of 4491 Patients over an 18-year Period
Balakrishnan Mahesh1, Prasanth Peddayyavarla2, Lay P. Ong3, Sonya Gardiner4, Samer A. M Nashef5
1UPMC Presbyterian, Pittsburgh, PA;2Camden CCG, London, United Kingdom;3Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Papworth Hospital, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom;4Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Papworth Hospital, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom;5Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Papworth Hospital, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
DISCUSSANT: Richard J. Shemin
21 Socioeconomic Factors are Associated with Readmission Following Lobectomy for Early Stage Lung Cancer
Rachel L. Medbery, Theresa W. Gillespie, Joseph Lipscomb, Yuan Liu, Dana Nickleach, Manu Sancheti, Allan Pickens, Seth D. Force, Felix G. Fernandez
Emory University, Atlanta, GA
DISCUSSANT: Sean C. Grondin
22 Are Homografts Superior to Prosthetic Valves in the Setting of Infective Endocarditis?
Joon Bum Kim1, Julius I. Ejiofor2, Maroun Yammine2, Janice M. Camuso1, Conor W. Walsh3, Serguei I. Melnitchouk1, James D. Rawn2, Marzia Leacche2, Thomas E. MacGillivray1, *Lawrence H. Cohn1, John G. Byrne2, Thoralf M. Sundt, III1
1Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA;2Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA;3Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
DISCUSSANT: Tara B. Karamlou

Is the Proliferation of Portable ECMO Devices Beneficial to Society?
Moderator: Michael S. Mulligan
Pro: Craig H. Selzman
Con: D. Michael McMullan
12:00pm - 12:30pm ANNUAL BUSINESS MEETING (Members Only), MacDonald A-B
12:30pm - 2:00pm FAMILY LUNCHEON, Woodlands Terrace
7:00pm - 11:00pm PRESIDENT'S RECEPTION AND BANQUET, MacDonald Foyer & MacDonald A-C
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