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Central Surgical Association

47th Annual Meeting

Preliminary Program

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2021
4:00pm-6:00pm
Sonoran Sky Registration Desk
REGISTRATION
4:30pm-6:00pm
Paseo
NEW MEMBERS/WELCOME RECEPTION
Recommended Dress: Resort Attire
4:30pm-6:00pm
Ocatilo B
CHILDREN'S RECEPTION

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2021
6:00 am
Vista Building
SAMSON FUN RUN
7:00am-12:30pm
Sonoran Sky Registration Desk
REGISTRATION
7:00am-12:30pm
Palm 2C
SPEAKER READY ROOM
7:00am-12:00pm
Sonoran Sky 1-4
EXHIBITS
7:00am-8:00am
Sonoran Sky 1-4
BREAKFAST
8:00am-9:00am
Sonoran Sky 5-8
SCIENTIFIC SESSION I
(10 minutes presentation, 10 minutes discussion)
Moderators: Richard I. Whyte, MD and Joseph C. Cleveland, Jr., MD
1.
Lobectomy Offers Improved Survival Relative to Segmentectomy for >2 but ≤4 cm Non-Small Cell Lung Cancers
Terrance Peng1, Li Ding2, Sean C. Wightman1, Dustin K. Lieu1, Scott M. Atay1, Elizabeth A. David1, Anthony W. Kim1
1Surgery, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, United States, 2Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States
Discussant: Leah M. Backhus, MD, PhD
2.
Insurance-Based Disparities in Congenital Cardiac Operations in the Era of the Affordable Care Act
Catherine G. Williamson, Zachary Tran, Joseph Hadaya, Chelsea Pan, Peyman Benharash
University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States
Discussant: Ram Kumar Subramanyan, MD
3.
Outcomes of Venovenous Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Support in Patients with Severe ARDS from COVID-19: A Multicenter Study
Navin G. Vigneshwar1, Muhammad F. Masood2, Ivana Vasic3, Yusra Azhar3, Mark T. Lucas1, Michael Bronsert4, Craig H. Selzman6, Shaun L. Thompson5, Jessica Y. Rove1, Thomas B. Reece1, Joseph C. Cleveland1, Jay D. Pal1, David Fullerton1, Muhammad Aftab1
1Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado, United States, 2Cardiothoracic Surgery, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri, United States, 3University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado, United States, 4Colorado Health Outcomes Program, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado, United States, 5Department of Anesthesiology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 6Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Utah Health, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Discussant: Danny Ramzy, MD
9:00am-9:10am
Sonoran Sky 5-8
NEW MEMBER & SAMSON PRIZE FINALIST INTRODUCTIONS
9:10am-9:55am
Sonoran Sky 5-8
PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS

Introduction:

Bioethics - Not Just for the Ethicist
Richard I. Whyte, MD
9:55am-10:25am
Sonoran Sky 1-4
COFFEE BREAK: VISIT EXHIBITS & POSTERS
10:25am-11:45am
Sonoran Sky 5-8
SCIENTIFIC SESSION II
(10 minutes presentation, 10 minutes discussion)
Moderators: Brian S. Cain, MD; Jessica S. Donington, MD
4.
The Influence of Mentorship on the Upcoming Generation of Cardiothoracic (CT) Surgeons Prior to Matriculation into Residency
Amrita Sukhavasi1, Jarvis Mays2, Jason Han3, William Patrick3, Mark Helmers3, Amit Iyengar3, Benjamin Smood3, John Kelly3, Wilson Szeto3, Matthew L. Williams3, Marisa Cevasco3
1Thomas Jefferson University Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, 2University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, 3Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Discussant: Michael S. Mulligan, MD
5.
Staged versus Concomitant Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement and Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: A National Analysis
Zachary Tran, Joseph Hadaya, Matthew Gandjian, Yas Sanaiha, Arjun Verma, Richard Shemin, Peyman Benharash
Surgery, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States
Discussant: Elaine E. Tseng, MD
6.
Ross Procedure in Infants: A Valuable Operation with Defined Limits
John D. Cleveland, Neeraj Bansal, Winfield Wells, Luke M. Wiggins, Ram Subramanyan, Vaughn A. Starnes
Cardiac Surgery, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States
Discussant: S. Adil Husain, MD
7.
Outcomes for endoscopic resection versus esophagectomy in patients with low- and high-risk cT1bN0 esophageal cancer
Catherine Byrd, Prasha Bhandari, Natalie S. Lui, Leah M. Backhus, Mark F. Berry, Joseph B. Shrager, Douglas Z. Liou
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Division of Thoracic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, United States
Discussant: Jasmine Huang, MD
11:45am-12:30pm
Sonoran Sky 5-8
CONTROVERSIES DEBATE

Managing the Cardiothoracic Work Force during a public crisis
Moderator: James Faan, MD

Impact on Thoracic Surgery
Jessica Donington, MD

Reflections of a Cardiac Surgeon
Robbin Cohen, MD

Repercussions to the trainee
Leah Backhus, MD
12:30pm -1:45pm
CONCURRENT LUNCH SYMPOSIUM (Non-CME)

Palm 3AB
Addressing the aortic root for the evolving SAVR population: Why and How?
Tom Nguyen, MD, Eric Roselli, MD, Vincent Gaudiani, MD, Jessica Rove, MD
Supported by Edwards Lifesciences
Palm 3CD
Optimizing Treatment Plans in Patients with Resectable NSCLC
Sandeep Khandhar, MD
Supported by AstraZeneca

1:45pm-3:15pm
Palm 3AB
RESIDENT SYMPOSIUM

Misadventures - Near-miss clinical vignettes in the management of complex cardiothoracic problems
Moderator: Claire Watkins, MD

AV dissociation while undertaking repair of mitral valve with heavily calcified annulus
Joanne Chikwe, MD

Pulmonary artery tear during minimally invasive lobectomy
Ross M. Bremner, MD

Aortic annular rupture while trans-catheter aortic valve deployment
Anthony D. Caffarelli, MD

Massive air embolism on cardiopulmonary bypass
Winfield J. Wells, MD

Large tracheal injury during esophagectomy
Jules Lin, MD

Significant RV dysfunction immediately following LVAD placement
Jay D. Pal, MD
4:30pm-8:30pm
Oasis Water Park
OASIS WATER PARK DINNER
Recommended Dress: Resort or Bathing Attire

FRIDAY, October 1, 2021
6:30am-12:00pm
Sonoran Sky Registration Desk
REGISTRATION
6:30am-12:00pm
Palm 2C
SPEAKER READY ROOM
6:30am-7:50am
CONCURRENT BREAKFAST SYMPOSIA (Non-CME)

Palm 3AB
Technology Developments That Strive To Impact The Lung Cancer Patient Pathway
R. Douglas Adams, MD
Supported by Intuitive Surgical
Palm 3CD
Surgical Considerations to Minimize the Risk for Future VIV TMVR
H. Kenith Fang, MD, FACS
Supported by Abbott

7:00am-12:00pm
Sonoran Sky 1-4
EXHIBITS
7:00am-8:00am
Sonoran Sky 1-4
BREAKFAST
8:00am-9:15 am
Sonoran Sky 5-8
CONCURRENT FORUM I: POTPOURRI CARDIAC
Moderators: Paul W. Fedak, MD, PhD; Jessica Y. Rove, MD
CA1.
Aortic Pulsatility Index: Investigating the Utility of a Novel Index for Predicting Successful Wean from ECMO
Clauden Louis, Rohun Bhagat, Kyle Purrman, Jason Hwang, Kevin McGann, Sunil Prasad, Igor Gosev, Neil Kumar
University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, United States
CA2.
Durability and Mechanisms of Failure of Barlow's Mitral Valve Repair
Georgina Rowe1, George Gill1, Amy Roach1, Dominic Emerson1, Wen Cheng1, Achille Peiris1, Asma Hussaini1, Natalia Egorova2, Joanna Chikwe1, Alfredo Trento1
1Smidt Heart Institute, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, United States, 2Population and Health Sciences, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York, United States
CA3.
Functional Improvement by Original Cardiac Support Device on Cardiac Resynchronizaiton therapy in Canine dyssynchrony model
Sho Akita, Masato Mutsuga, Toshiaki Akita, Akihiko Usui
Cardiac surgery, Nagoya Daigaku, Nagoya, Japan
CA4.
Racial Disparities in Access to Advanced Heart Failure Therapies
Cayley Bowles, Rohan Shad, Patpilai Kasinpila, Nicholas Quach, William Hiesinger
Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Redwood City, California, United States
CA5.
Changes in Bridge-to-Transplant Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation under the 2018 Adult Heart Allocation Policy
Samuel Kim, Zachary Tran, Joseph Hadaya, Matthew Gandjian, Catherine G. Williamson, Peyman Benharash
University of California Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, United States
CA6.
Impact of surgeon experience on ischemic times and outcomes of orthotopic heart transplant
Dominic Emerson1, Amy Roach1, Dominick Megna1, Alfredo Trento1, Danny Ramzy1, Pedro Catarino1, Abdulaziz Alhossan1, Georgina Rowe1, George Gill1, Jon Kobashigawa2, Fardad Esmailian1, Joanna Chikwe1
1Cardiac Surgery, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, United States, 2Cardiology, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, United States
CA7.
Pre-transcatheter aortic valve replacement 5m-walk test score predicts 1-year non-cardiac mortality
Toshinobu Kazui1, Chiu-Hsieh Hsu2, Arka Chatterjee3, David A. Bull1
1Cardiothoracic Surgery, Banner University Medical Center Tuscon, Tucson, Arizona, United States, 2Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, Tucson, Arizona, United States, 3Cardiology, Banner University Medical Center Tuscon, Tucson, Arizona, United States
8:00 am-9:15 am
Palm 3CD
CONCURRENT FORUM I: CONGENITAL BREAKOUT
Moderators: Daniel A. Velez, MD; Peter Kouretas, MD
C1.
Aortic extension to relieve extrensic pulmonary artery compression following Norwood palliation- A novel approach with durable single ventricle outcomes
Luke M. Wiggins, William Oslund, John D. Cleveland, Hampton Gray, Winfield Wells, Vaughn A. Starnes, S. Ram Kumar
Surgery, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States
C2.
Mid-term assessment regarding the fate of unifocalized major aortopulmonary collateral arteries
Richard Mainwaring1, Lou Capecci1, Tom Collins2, Frank L. Hanley1
1Cardiac Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, United States, 2Pediatric Cardiology, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States
C3.
Contemporary surgical outcomes of Infective Endocarditis in pediatrics: A 16-year appraisal
Helen Duenas, Cristin Blaney, Emily Hone, Deipanjan Nandi, Patrick I. McConnell, Sergio A. Carrillo
Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, United States
C4.
Use of C-CHEWS scoring system to predict adverse events in the ICU setting: A Pilot Study.
Mujtaba Khalil1, Shiraz Hashmi1, Sadaqat Ali1, Qalab Abbas2, Mahim Malik1
1Department of Surgery , The Aga Khan University, Karachi , Pakistan, 2Pediatrics, The Aga Khan University, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
C5.
Does the Right Ventricle in PA/IVS Respond Differently to Pulmonary Insufficiency Compared to the Right Ventricle in Tetralogy?
Demetrios N. Mallios1, Hampton Gray1, Surabhi Reddy1, Krishan Patel2, Jon Detterich2, Vaughn A. Starnes1, Winfield Wells1, S. Ram Kumar1
1Surgery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States, 2Pediatrics, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States
 
Invited Speaker: Craig J. Baker, MD
Title: Challenges in management of ACHD - looking to the future
8:00 am-9:15 am
Poster Hall Sonoran Sky 1
CONCURENT FORUM I: GENERAL THORACIC POSTER
Moderators: Jasleen Kukreja, MD; Anthony W. Kim, MD
P1.
Extended Long-Term Survival After Lung Transplant: Beyond Fifteen-Years of Follow-Up in a Single Institution
Hunbo Shim, Daniel Rinewalt, Anthony Coppolino, Morgan Harloff, Laura Piechura, Farhang Yazdchi, Mohamed Keshk, John S. Young, Hari Mallidi
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
P2.
Effect of antireflux surgery in post-lung transplant patients with pathological GERD
Deepika Razia, Sumeet K. Mittal, Sarah Fournier, Elizabeth Stanbridge, Komeil M. Baboli, Michael A. Smith, Samad Hashimi, Rajat Walia, Jasmine L. Huang, Ross M. Bremner
Norton Thoracic Institute, Phoenix, Arizona, United States
P3.
Modification of the Nuss Procedure:The Cross-Bar Technique in Minimal Invasive Repair of Pectus Excavatum
Nezih Onur Ermerak1, Busra Cangut2, Tunc Lacin1, Bihter Sayan1, Esra Yamansavci Sirzai1, Mustafa Yuksel3
1Thoracic Surgery, Marmara Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Istanbul, Turkey, 2Mayo Clinic Minnesota, Rochester, Minnesota, United States, 3Thoracic Surgery, Istanbul Bilim Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Istanbul, Turkey
P4.
Thymectomy: Does Robotic Thymectomy Improve Outcomes for Non-Thymomatous Myasthenia Gravis Patients?
Allante Milsap2, Hellen Chiou2, Rachel Hurst2, Steve Vernino3, Shaida Khan3, Kemp Kernstine1
1Thoracic Surgery, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Medical School, Grand Prairie, Texas, United States, 2The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, United States, 3Neurology, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, United States
P5.
Donor Characteristics Associated with the Decline of Lung Allografts following Evaluation in the Operating Room
Laura Piechura, Farhang Yazdchi, Morgan Harloff, Hunbo Shim, Mohamed Keshk, Anthony Coppolino, Daniel Rinewalt, Hari Mallidi
Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
P6.
Limited Utility In Using Frailty Scores Based On Electronic Health Record Data To Predict Acute Outcomes Of Major Lung Resection
Mikhail Attaar1, Andy Lee1, Sang Mee Lee2, Mark Ferguson1
1Section of Thoracic Surgery, University of Chicago Department of Surgery, Chicago, Illinois, United States, 2Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Chicago Division of the Biological Sciences, Chicago, Illinois, United States
P7.
Hyperthermic Intraoperative Chemotherapy (HIOC) for Stage IVa Thymic Malignancy Improves 5-Year Disease-Free Survival after Radical Thymectomy with Radical Pleurectomy
Daniel P. Dolan, Daniel N. Lee, Emily Polhemus, Raphael Bueno, Scott J. Swanson, Abby White
Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital Division of Thoracic Surgery, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
9:15am-10:00am
Sonoran Sky 5-8
POSTGRADUATE COURSE

Deep Learning in Medicine: Leveraging Strengths While Managing Expectations
George R. Washko, Jr., MD
Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
10:00am-10:35am
Sonoran Sky 1-4
COFFEE BREAK: VISIT EXHIBITS & POSTERS
10:35am-12:15pm
Sonoran Sky 5-8
SCIENTIFIC SESSION III
(10 minutes presentation, 10 minutes discussion)
Moderators: Stephanie N. Nguyen, MD; Steven C. Howe, MD
8.
Coronary Artery Disease in Adults with Anomalous Aortic Origin of a Coronary Artery
Michael X. Jiang1, Ellen K. Brinza1, Eugene H. Blackstone3, Joanna Ghobrial5, Elizabeth V. SAAREL7, Jeevanantham Rajeswaran4, Christiane Mhanna6, Gosta B. Pettersson2, Hani Najm2, Tara Karamlou2
1Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, United States, 2Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, United States, 3Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, United States, 4Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, United States, 5Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, United States, 6Department of Pediatrics, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, United States, 7Department of Pediatric Cardiology, St. Luke's Children's Hospital, Boise, Idaho, United States
Discussant: Castigliano M. Bhamidipati, MD
9.
Parsimonious Machine-Learning Models to Predict Cardiac Surgery Resource Utilization Across a Statewide Collaborative
Arjun Verma, Yas Sanaiha, Zachary Tran, Joseph Hadaya, Richard Shemin, Peyman Benharash
University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States
Discussant: Lara Oyetunji, MD
10.
WITHDRAWN
11.
Practice patterns of female cardiothoracic surgeons over 58 years: Are we making progress?
Meganne N. Ferrel1, Eleanor F. Gerhard2, Christine M. Johnstad3, Kristin Nesbitt1, Sara J. Pereira4, Amy G. Fiedler5
1School of Medicine, The University of Utah School of Medicine, Millcreek, Utah, United States, 2The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, 3School of Medicine, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States, 4Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Utah Health, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States, 5Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States
Discussant: Dawn S. Hui
12.
Autologous Blood Transfusion in Acute Type A Aortic Dissection Decreased Blood Product Consumption and Improved Postoperative Outcomes
Elizabeth L. Norton1, Karen Kim2, Shinichi Fukuhara2, Aroma Naeem2, Xiaoting Wu2, Gorav Ailawadi2, Himanshu Patel2, G Michael Deeb2, Bo Yang2
1Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Michigan Michigan Medicine, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
Discussant: T. Brett Reece
12:15 pm - 1:30 pm
Palm 3AB
LUNCH SYMPOSIUM (NON-CME)

RelayPro Thoracic Stent Graft; From Features to Clinical Practice
T. Brett Reece, MD

Frozen Elephant Trunk: Technique and Strategies
Jason P. Glotzbach, MD
Supported by Terumo Aortic
12:20pm
Arizona Grand Golf
GOLF TOURNAMENT**
7:00pm-11:00pm
Sonoran Sky 5-8
PRESIDENT'S RECEPTION AND BANQUET
Recommended Dress: Black Tie/Evening Dress Preferred; Dark Suits Acceptable
7:00pm-10:00pm
Ocatilo B
Kids & Teens Banquet

SATURDAY, October 2, 2021
6:30am-12:00pm
Sonoran Sky Registration Desk
REGISTRATION
6:30am-11:30am
Palm 2C
SPEAKER READY ROOM
6:30am-7:30am
Sonoran Sky Foyer
BREAKFAST
7:00am-8:15am
Sonoran Sky 5-8
CONCURRENT FORUM II: AORTIC BREAKOUT
Moderators: Jason P. Glotzbach, MD; Geoff Allen, MD
A1.
Alive and Kicking: Cerebrospinal Fluid Drain Usage in 1016 TEVARs at a Tertiary Aortic Center
John R. Spratt1, Tyler J. Wallen1, Kristen L. Walker1, Dan Neal1, Yury Zasimovich2, George J. Arnaoutakis1, Tomas D. Martin1, Martin Back1, Salvatore T. Scali1, Thomas M. Beaver1
1Department of Surgery, University of Florida Health, Gainesville, Florida, United States, 2Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida Health, Gainesville, Florida, United States
A2.
Experience With Redo Surgery For Ascending Aortic Pseudoaneurysm repair A Single institution Study
Kanika Kalra1, Ziv Beckerman2, Bradley Leshnower1, Jane Wei1, Jose Binongo1, Edward Chen3
1Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States, 2Dell Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas, Austin, Texas, United States, 3Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina, United States
A3.
Utilizing Nicorandil in the Protection of Neuronal Cells from Hypoxic Injury. A Basic Science Model.
Cenea Kemp, Linling Cheng, Christian Ghincea, Zihan Feng, Joseph Cleveland, David Fullerton, Muhammad Aftab, Thomas B. Reece
University of Colorado, Denver, Colorado, United States
A4.
Quantifying the Effects of Circulatory Arrest on Acute Kidney Injury in Aortic Surgery
Diane Hu1, Yanling Zhao2, Christine Chan2, Tsuyoshi Yamabe2, Ilya I. Kim1, Adedeji Adeniyi1, Casidhe Bethancourt1, Josh Bergsohn2, Christian Pearsall1, Paul Kurlansky2, Isaac George2, Craig Smiith2, Hiroo Takayama2
1Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, United States, 2Columbia University Irving Medical Center, New York, New York, United States
A5.
Aortic Stiffness Index By Echocardiography Correlates With Tissue Failure Metrics For Patients With Tricuspid But Not Bicuspid Valves with Root Aneurysm: Results Of The MATADORS Trial
Emily Durbak1, Frank Cikach2, Emidio Germano3, Callan Gillespie3, Rob Borden4, Benjamin Kramer3, Kelly Emerton5, Robb Colbrunn3, Jennifer Hargrave3, Eugene H. Blackstone2, Eric Roselli2
1Lerner College of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, United States, 2Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, United States, 3Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, United States, 4Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States, 5CryoLife Inc, Kennesaw, Georgia, United States
A6.
Factor eight inhibiting bypass activity (FEIBA) for refractory bleeding after acute type A aortic dissection repair: a propensity-matched analysis
Stevan S. Pupovac1, Jonathan M. Hemli2, Randy Levine3, Ashley T. Giammarino2, S J. Scheinerman2, Alan R. Hartman1, Derek R. Brinster2
1Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Northwell Health, New Hyde Park, New York, United States, 2Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, New York, United States, 3Department of Hematology & Oncology, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, New York, United States
A7.
Better Lipid Profiles Help to Explain Rarity of Systemic Atherosclerosis in Ascending Aortic Aneurysm Patients
Gabe Weininger, Mohammad Zafar, Bulat ziganshin, Shirley Liu, Erben Young, John Elefteriades
Yale Aortic Institute, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, United States
 
Invited Speaker: T. Brett Reece, MD
Title: Two steps forward one step back, Progressing Towards Optimal Cerebral Protection in Circulatory Arrest
7:00 am-8:15 am
Palm 3CD
CONCURRENT FORUM II: GENERAL THORACIC BREAKOUT
Moderators: Natalie S. Lui, MD; Mark W. Onaitis, MD
GT1.
The Impact of Initiation of ERAS Pathway in VATS and Robotic Lobectomy on Surgical Outcomes and Costs
Shiwei Han, Christina Jander, Madhan Kuppusamy, Joel Sternbach, Michal Hubka
General & Thoracic Surgery, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, United States
GT2.
Surgical Outcomes After Sublobar Resection versus Lobectomy in Carcinoma In Situ
Rolfy A. Perez Holguin, Elizabeth J. Olecki, William G. Wong, Kelly A. Stahl, Pauline H. Go, Matthew D. Taylor, Michael F. Reed, Chan Shen
Penn State Health Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania, United States
GT3.
Half of Anastomotic Leaks after Esophagectomy are Undetected on Initial Postoperative Esophagram
Irmina A. Elliott1, Mark F. Berry1, Winston Trope1, Natalie S. Lui1, Brandon A. Guenthart1, Douglas Z. Liou1, Richard I. Whyte2, Leah M. Backhus1, Joseph B. Shrager1
1Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States, 2Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
GT4.
Surgical Decision-Making in Advanced Stage Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Is Influenced by More Than Just Guidelines
Terrance Peng1, Albert J. Farias2, Kimberly A. Shemanski1, Anthony W. Kim1, Sean C. Wightman1, Scott M. Atay1, Robert J. Canter3, Elizabeth A. David1
1Surgery, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, United States, 2Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States, 3Surgery, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, California, United States
GT5.
Effect of Combined Exparel and Marcaine on Postoperative Narcotic Use after Anatomic Lung Resections
Nikita Thareja, Stephanie Maguire, Joshua Boys, Anthony Perricone, Patricia Thistlethwaite, Mark Onaitis
Surgery, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States
 
Invited Speaker: Donald Low, MD; Misho Hubka, MD
Title: New surgical and endoscopic approaches to benign esophageal disease
7:00 am-8:15 am
Poster Hall Sonoran Sky 1
CONCURRENT FORUM II: CONGENITAL POSTER
Moderators: Brian L. Reemtsen, MD; Sergio A Carrillo, MD
P8.
Neonatal Heart Transplant Outcomes: A Single Institutional Experience
Taylor Davis1, Yihan Lin1, Andres Zorrilla-Vaca2, Brandon Wojcik1, Shelley Miyamoto3, Melanie Everitt3, David Campbell3, James Jaggers3, Taufiek Rajab4
1University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado, United States, 2The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, United States, 3Children's Hospital Colorado, Aurora, Colorado, United States, 4Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, United States
P9.
ECMO support and the effect of underlying reason on survival after Norwood procedure at a single center
Carlos E. Diaz1, Melita Viegas1, Eric Hyzny2, David Fogg2, Mario Castro-Medina1, Victor O. Morell1
1Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States, 2University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
P10.
Beating the Robot: Minimally Invasive Congenital Heart Surgery Spanning the Age and Size Spectrum.
Alvise Guariento, Osami Honjo, David Barron, Christoph Haller
Cardiovascular Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
P11.
Aortic arch reinterventions after Norwood procedures at a single center
Carlos E. Diaz2, Melita Viegas2, Jordann Lewis3, Sara Trucco4, Mario Castro-Medina2, Jacqueline Kreutzer4, Victor O. Morell1
1Cardiothoracic Surgery , University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States, 2Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States, 3University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States, 4Pediatric Cardiology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
P12.
Thoracoscopic Vascular Ring Division Operative Technique and Case Series
Raina Sinha1, Christine Finck2
1Cardiac Surgery, Connecticut Children's Medical Center, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, 2Surgery, Connecticut Children's Medical Center, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
P13.
Contemporary Outcomes for Early Repair of Symptomatic Tetralogy of Fallot
Srujan Ganta2, John Artrip1, Rohit Rao3, Howaida El Said3, Denise Suttner3, Nathaly Sweeney3, Tara Karamlou4, John j. Nigro1
1Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California, United States, 2Cardiothoracic Surgery, Rady Childrens Hospital San Diego, San Diego, California, United States, 3Pediatrics, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California, United States, 4Cardiothoracic Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, United States
P14.
Defining Historical Control Group for Phase 1 Trial of Mesenchymal Stromal Cell Delivery through Cardiopulmonary Bypass in Neonates and Infants
Tessa Higgins1, Kei Kobayashi2, Mobolanle Adetola Ayodeji2, Gil Wernovsky2, Nobuyuki Ishibashi2, Richard Jonas2
1The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, 2Children's National Hospital, Washington, District of Columbia, United States
 
Invited Speaker: Brian E. Kogon, MD
Title: Congenital heart surgery workforce - where are we headed
8:30am-9:50am
Sonoran Sky 5-8
SCIENTIFIC SESSION IV
(10 minutes presentation, 10 minutes discussion)
Moderators: Aaron Eckhauser, MD; Bo Yang, MD
13.
National Utilization and Outcomes of Transcatheter and Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement in Patients with Bicuspid Aortic Stenosis
Yas Sanaiha, Zachary Tran, Joseph Hadaya, Richard Shemin, Peyman Benharash
University of California Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, United States
Discussant: Fernando Fleischman, MD
14.
The Impact of Geographic Distance on the Evaluation of Marginal Donor Lung Allografts
Laura Piechura, Morgan Harloff, Farhang Yazdchi, Hunbo Shim, Mohamed Keshk, Anthony Coppolino, Daniel Rinewalt, Hari Mallidi
Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Discussant: Michael A. Smith, MD
15.
Racial Disparity: The Adult Congenital Heart Disease Surgery Perspective
Castigliano M. Bhamidipati1, Boyhe Kim1, Elizabeth Dewey1, Howard K. Song1, Gurion Lantz1, Frederick A. Tibayan1, Lidija McGrath2, Craig Broberg2, Abigail Khan2, Ashok Muralidaran1, Irving Shen1
1Cardiothoracic Surgery, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon, United States, 2Cardiology, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon, United States
Discussant: Tara Karamlou, MD
16.
Defining the Role of Center Surgical Volume on Outcomes for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: A National Perspective
Matthew Gandjian3, Zachary Tran3, Yas Sanaiha3, Joseph Hadaya3, Catherine G. Williamson2, Richard Shemin1, Peyman Benharash1
1Cardiac Surgery, University of California Los Angeles, Calabasas, California, United States, 2University of California Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, United States, 3University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States
Discussant: Bob B. Kiaii, MD
9:50am-10:10am
Sonoran Sky Foyer
COFFEE BREAK
10:10am-11:10am
Sonoran Sky 5-8
SCIENTIFIC SESSION V
(10 minutes presentation, 10 minutes discussion)
Moderators: Michael C. Monge, MD; Mark F. Berry, MD
17.
Comparison of short-term outcome of heart-lung transplantation between Primary Pulmonary Hypertension and Eisenmenger Syndrome Pulmonary hypertension.
Sandeep Sainathan1, John Ryan2, Mahesh Sharma1, Pablo Sanchez2
1Cardiothoracic Surgery, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States, 2Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Discussant: Joe Woo, MD
18.
Defining Value in Cardiac Surgery: A Contemporary Analysis of Cost Variation Across the United States
Joseph Hadaya, Yas Sanaiha, Zachary Tran, Richard Shemin, Peyman Benharash
Surgery, University of California Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, United States
Discussant: Patricia A. Thistlethwaite, MD
19.
Racial Variation in Referral Times for Thoracic Oncologic Surgery in a Major Metropolitan Area
Moises Hernandez, Armita Kadivar, Stephanie Maguire, Yu Zhang, Mark Onaitis, Joshua Boys, Anthony Perricone, Nikita Thareja, Patricia Thistlethwaite
Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States
Discussant: David T. Cooke, MD
11:10am-12:00pm
Sonoran Sky 5-8
COUNTERPOINT SESSION

The best approach to training tomorrow's cardiothoracic surgeon is by early, focused cross-training towards sub-specialized care or training a broadly specialized surgeon who can collaborate with other specialists
Moderator: David A. fullerton, MD
Pro: Michael P. Fischbein, MD
Con: Joseph C. Cleveland
12:00pm-12:30pm
Sonoran Sky 5-8
ANNUAL BUSINESS MEETING (Members Only)
12:30pm
ADJOURN
12:30pm-2:00pm
Sonoran Sky 1-4
FAMILY LUNCHEON
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