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D1 The Role of Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery in Removal of Intrathoracic Foreign Bodies Secondary to Trauma: 12 Cases from War Zones in the Middle East and North Africa
Hamdi Abu Ali1, Bahaa Shihadeh2, Khaled Al-Asad2, Qais Abu Ali2, Noor Abdulbaqi2.
1Private Practice/ Istiklal Hospital/ Istishari Hospital, Amman, Jordan, 2Private Practice, Amman, Jordan.
D2 Pain Management in Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery: Early Use of Opiate Transdermal patch
Narendra Agarwal, Saihwal Khandelwal, Kamran Ali, Ali Zamir Khan.
Medanta the Medicity, Gurgaon, India.
D3 Use of Energy Devices in Difficult Dissection During VATS Surgery
Narendra Agarwal, Saihwal Khandelwal, Kamran Ali, Ali Zamir Khan.
Medanta the Medicity, Gurgaon, India.
D4 Five-Years of Experience with Minimally Invasive Video-Assisted Mitral Valve Surgery in 208 Patients
Andrea Antonazzo1, Vito G. Ruggieri2, Andrea Albertini1, Giovanni Albano1, Elvira Gerbasi1, Bruno Madaffari1, Mario Portolan1, Antonino Marvelli3, Giampiero Esposito1, Alfonso Agnino1.
1Humanitas Gavazzeni, Bergamo, Italy, 2C.H.U. Pontchaillou, Renes, France, 3Bianchi Melacrino Morelli, Reggio Calabria, Italy.
D5 Beginning a Robotic Thoracic Surgery Program
Aneez D.B. Ahmed, Keerthi Rajapaksha, Ali A. Fazuludeen, Atasha Asmat.
Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore, Singapore.
D6 A Combined Minimally Invasive Approach of Endoscopic Oesophageal Stenting and Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Drainage and Decortication for Management of Thoracic Empyema Secondary to Oesophageal Perforation
Kamran Ali, Shaiwal Khandelwal, Narendra Agarwal, Ali Zamir Khan.
Medanta the Medicity, Gurgaon, India.
D7 Management Protocols for Robotic Thoracic Surgery for Pulmonary Aspergilloma
Kamran Ali, Shaiwal Khandelwal, Narendra Agarwal, Ali Zamir Khan.
Medanta the Medicity, Gurgaon, India.
D8 Use of Urobag as an Alternative of Conventional Underwater Seal Chest Drainage System in Patients with Air Leaks Following VATS
Kamran Ali, Shaiwal Khandelwal, Narendra Agarwal, Ali Zamir Khan.
Medanta the Medicity, Gurgaon, India.
D9 A Patient Safety Model for Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery in UAE
Mariam J. Almarashda, Awad Alkarim, Amgad Elsherif.
Tawam Hospital, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates.
D10 Bleeding Risk Assessment Using Multiple Electrode Aggregometry in Patients Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery: A Single-Center Study
Sergey Altarev, Cristina Krivoshapova, Tatiana Penskaya, Olga Gruzdeva, Georgiy Plotnikov, Egor Malyshenko, Sergey Ivanov, Olga Barbarash.
Research Institute for Complex Issues of Cardiovascular Diseases, Kemerovo, Russian Federation.
D11 Establishing Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery in a Developing Country
Mark B. Anderson1, Tamer Ayed2, Wael Mebkhet2, Walid Ragab2, Sherif Orieby2.
1Einstein Healthcare Network, Philadelphia, PA USA, 2Galaa Family Hospital, Cairo, Egypt.
D12 Is There a Higher Rate of Complications in the Elderly Following Minimally-Invasive Aortic Valve Replacement?
Joseph George, Umair Aslam, Pankaj Kumar.
Morriston Hospital, Swansea, United Kingdom.
D13 Heart Team Experience in the Management of Degenerative Calcified Aortic Stenosis
Sanjay Asopa, Ravi Patni, Mark Bennett, Malcolm Dalrymple-Hay, Clinton Lloyd.
Derriford Hospital, Plymouth, United Kingdom.
D14 Aortic Valve Surgery via Partial Sternotomy: Impact of a Severely Impaired Cardiac Function
Udo Boeken, Jan-Philipp Minol, Sudharson Rajah, Hildegard Gramsch-Zabel, Payam Akhyari, Artur Lichtenberg.
University Hospital, Duesseldorf, Germany.
D15 Impact of Minimally Invasive Access for Aortic Valve Surgery on Outcome in Octogenarians
Udo Boeken, Jan-Philipp Minol, Sudharson Rajah, Hildegard Gramsch-Zabel, Payam Akhyari, Artur Lichtenberg.
University Hospital, Duesseldorf, Germany.
D16 The Minimally Invasive Approaches in Cardiac Surgery: 5-Years of Experience
Berik Bolatbekov, Ikrom Mukhamedov, Almas Alibekov, Erbol Ustemirov, Aiman Issakova, Amirhan Baimagambetov, Seithan Dzhoshibaev.
Resaerch clinical center of cardiac surgery and transplantation, Taraz, Kazakhstan.
D17 The Use of a Novel Table-Controlled Mobile C-Arm for Transcatheter Valve Implantations
Nikolaos Bonaros, Anneliese Heinz, Markus Kofler, Daniel Hoefer, Thomas Schachner, Ludwig Mueller, Michael Grimm, Silvana Mueller, Guy Friedrich.
Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria.
D18 Aortic Valve Replacement by Right Anterior Minithoracotomy in Patients Over 80 Years Old: Interest of Sutureless Valves
Olivier Bouchot, Ghislain Malapert, Hassan Houmaida, Marie Catherine Morgant, Charline Pujos, Roger Brenot.
CHU Le Bocage, Dijon, France.
D19 Totally Robotic Resection of a Typical Carcinoid Tumor of the Thymus in Bronchial Wall Causing Ectopic ACTH Dependent Cushing Syndrome
Miguel R. Buitrago.
Marly Clinic, Bogotá, Colombia.
D20 Introducing a Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Repair Service: To What Extent Does Experience and Familiarity Affect Patient Outcome?
Clare L. Burdett1, Ralph White1, Andrew Goodwin1, Ignacio Bibiloni Lage1, Khalid Khan1, Steven Hunter2, Enoch Akowuah1.
1James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom, 2The Northern General Hospital, Sheffield, United Kingdom.
D21 Partial Upper Sternotomy for Aortic Root Surgery: A Safe Alternative to Full Sternotomy
Simone Calvi, Elisa Mikus, Simone Turci, Marco Pagliaro, Mauro Del Giglio.
Maria Cecilia Hospital, GVM Care & Research, Cotignola, Italy.
D22 Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Repair Using Partial versus Complete AnnulopLasty Rings
Ayse Cetinkaya, Jörg Kempfert, Alexander Meyer, Arnaud Van Linden, Manfred Richter, Mani Arsalan, Markus Schönburg, Mathias Roth, Mathias Roth, Thomas Walther.
Kerckhoff-Klinik, Bad Nauheim, Germany.
D23 Mid-Term Follow-Up of Haemodynamic Performance of the St. Jude Medical Trifecta Aortic Bioprosthesis
Jacob Chacko, Amir Sepehripour, Shirish Ambekar, Kulvinder Lall.
St. Bartholomew's Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
D24 Primary Spontaneous Hemopneumothorax by Early Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery
Shah-Hwa Chou1, Meei-Feng Huang2, Yu-Tang Chang2.
1Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, 2Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
D25 Use of Video-Assisted Placement of Tubular Vacuum Drainage in the Endoscopic Saphenous Vein-Harvesting Tunnel Diminishes the Per Operative Lower Limb Hematoma Rate
Ricardo B. Corso, Isaac A. Silva1, Helmgton J. Souza.2.
1Cardiovascular Associados, Brasília, Brazil, 2Hospital do Coração do Brasil, Brasília, Brazil.
D26 Surgical Treatment of Pseudoaneurysm of the Apex after Transapical TAVI
Gry Dahle, Kjell Arne Rein.
Rikshospitalet, OUS, Oslo, Norway.
D27 Thoracic Splenosis after Thoracoabdominal Trauma
Yeliz Erol, Kutsal Turhan, Ayse gul Ergonul, Alpaslan Cakan, Ufuk Cagirici, Ali Veral.
Ege University, ?zmir, Turkey.
D28 A Combined Approach to Furtherly Reduce the Invasiveness of Aortic Valve Replacement through Ministernotomy
Pier G. Bruno, Piero Farina, Alessandro Di Cesare, Natalia Pavone, Andrea Mazza, Massimo Massetti.
Gemelli Hospital, Rome, Italy.
D29 Antegrade Aortic Balloon Valvuloplasty for High Risk Patients
Kosuke Fujii, Toshio Saga, Hitoshi Kitayama, Susumu Nakamoto, Toshio Kaneda, Masato Imura, Takuma Satu, Takako Nishino, Shintaro Yukami, Naoya Miyashita.
Kinki University, Osaka, Japan.
D30 The Surgical Experience and Follow-Up of Totally Robotic Atrial Myxoma Excision
Changqing Gao, Ming Yang, Minghui Yao, Cangsong Xiao, Yang Wu, Gang Wang, Huajun Zhang.
PLA General Hospital, Beijing, China.
D31 Less Invasive Aortic Valve Replacement: Partial Upper Sternotomy vs. Right Anterior Mini Thoracotomy
Lisardo Garcia1, Niberto L. Moreno2, Michael Glamore3.
1Baptist Health of South Florida/Florida International University, Miami, FL USA, 2Baptist Health of South Florida, Miami, FL USA 3Florida International University, Miami, FL USA.
D32 Minimally Invasive Mitral and Aortic Valve Surgery through Right Anterior Minithoracotomy: Early Experience and One-Year Survival
Mattia Glauber1, Antonio Miceli1, Matteo Ferrarini1, Michele Murzi2, Danyiar Gilmanov3, Pier A. Farneti2, Marco Solinas2.
1Istituto Clinico Sant'Ambrogio, Milano, Italy, 2Fondazione Toscana G. Monasterio, Massa, Italy, 3Fondazione Toscana G. Monasterio, Massa, Italy.
D33 Endoaortic Balloon Occlusion in Patients Undergoing Totally Endoscopic Mitral Valve Surgery with Ascending Aortic Dilation
Sarah L. Breves1, Inki Hong1, G. William Moser2, James McCarthy2, Mohammed Kashem2, Thomas M. Kelley, Jr3, T Sloane Guy2.
1Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA USA, 2Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA USA, 3Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center, Augusta, GA USA.
D34 Tricuspid Valve Repair Beating Heart or with the Heart Arrested
Joerg Hoffmann, Michal Glanowski, Sebastian P. Sommer, Armin W. Gorski, Rainer G. Leyh, Ivan Aleksic.
University Hospital Wuerzburg, Wuerzburg, Germany.
D35 Pectus Bar Displacement After Needlescope-Assisted 3-Point Fixation in Nuss Operation
Jin Yong Jeong1, Eun Young Rha2, Gyeol Yoo2, Jongho Lee3, Sung Bo Sim2, Keon Hyeon Jo4.
1Incheon St. Mary’s Hospital, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, Republic of Korea, 2Yeouido St. Mary’s Hospital, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, Republic of Korea, 3Daejeon St. Mary’s Hospital, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, Republic of Korea, 4Seoul St. Mary’s Hospital, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, Republic of Korea.
D36 Surgical Treatment in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer with Pulmonary Oligometastasis
He Jinyuan.
The Third Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China.
D37 Early Evolution of a Minimally Invasive Mitral Program
Sion G. Jones, Thomas Theologou, Andrew Muir, Gangonhalli T. Sudarshan, Klaire Exarchou, Kenneth Palmer, Omar Al-Rawi, Paul Modi.
Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital, Liverpool, United Kingdom.
D38 Early Determination of Acute Kidney Injury after Aortic Valve Replacement Surgery by Neutrophil Gelatinase-Associated Lipocalin and Cystatin C
Alenka Hrastovec1, Aleš Jerin2, Janez Žibert3, Milan Skitek2, Tomislav Kloko?ovnik4, Jurij Matija Kališnik4.
1Department of Anaesthesiology, University Medical Centre, Ljubljana, Slovenia, 2Institute of Clinical Chemistry and Biochemistry, University Medical Centre, Ljubljana, Slovenia, 3Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia, 4Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, University Medical Centre, Ljubljana, Slovenia.
D39 Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery in Pediatrics
Ali Zamir Khan, Shaiwal Khandelwal, Narendra Agarwal, Kamran Ali.
Medanta, The Medicity, Gurgaon, India.
D40 Low-Cost Instruments for VATS in Asian Setup
Ali Zamir Khan, Shaiwal Khandelwal, Narendra Agarwal, Kamran Ali.
Medanta, The Medicity, Gurgaon, India.
D41 Starting a Low-Cost Training Centre for VATS in India
Ali Zamir Khan, Shaiwal Khandelwal, Narendra Agarwal, Kamran Ali.
Medanta, The Medicity, Gurgaon, India.
D42 Complex Thoracic Surgery Using Da Vinci Robotic System
Ali Zamir Khan, Shaiwal Khandelwal, Narendra Agarwal, Kamran Ali.
Medanta, The Medicity, Gurgaon, India.
D43 Ayurveda, Yoga and Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery: A Strategy for Better Clinical Outcomes in Indian Patients
Ali Zamir Khan, Shaiwal Khandelwal, Narendra Agarwal, Kamran Ali, Geetha Krishnan.
Medanta, The Medicity, Gurgaon, India.
D44 Management of Chronic Discharging Sinuses from Chest Wall
Shaiwal Khandelwal, Kamran Ali, Narendra Agarwal, Ali Zamir Khan.
Medanta The Medicity, Gurgaon, India.
D45 Pain Management Using PCA in Adults Post Nuss Procedure: An Analysis with Respect to Patient Satisfaction
Shyam Kolvekar1, Hans Pilegaard2, Elizabeth Ashley1, Natalie Simon3, Joseph Grant4.
1University College, London Hospital, London, United Kingdom, 2Aarhus University Hospital, Skejby, Denmark, 3King's College London School of Medicine, London, United Kingdom, 4University College London, London, United Kingdom.
D46 Metachronous Metastatic Hepatocellular Carcinoma of the Right Ventricle Associated with Right Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Sanjay Kumar, Abeel A. Mangi.
Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT USA.
D47 6% Het Starch in Lactated Ringers is Associated with Renal Failure in Patients Undergoing Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Eric J. Lehr, Taylor Mesojednik, Riley Stout, Samuel Youssef, Glenn Barnhart, Bob Fletcher, David Stout.
Swedish Heart and Vascular Institute, Seattle, WA USA.
D48 A Prospective Study of Single versus Double-Lumen Intratracheal Intubation for Needle Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic T3~4 Sympathectomy in Palmar Hyperhidrosis
Yun Li, Jinyuan He, Jun An, Shaohong Huang, Junhang Zhang.
3rd Affiliated Hospital of SUN Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China.
D49 A Prospective Study of Early Removal of Chest Tubes after Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Lobectomy for Lung Cancer
Yun Li, Jinyuan He, Shaohong Huang, Jun An, Junhang Zhang.
3rd Affiliated Hospital of SUN Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China.
D50 Successful Removal of Giant Intrathoracic Lipoma Presenting as Huge Mediastinal Mass: A Case Report
Rajneesh Malhotra, Ashish Asija, Madhav Shindey, Sanjay Goel, Sanjoy Majhi, Kewal Krishan.
Max Super Speciality Hospital, Saket, NewDelhi, NewDelhi, India.
D51 Long-Term Results of Novel Technique of Artificial Chordae for the Repair of Mitral Regurgitation
Ju Mei, Zhaolei Jiang, Fangbao Ding, Hao Liu, Chunrong Bao, Min Tang, Fangjie Xu, Nan Ma, Yuan Yuan.
Xinhua Hospital, School of Medicine, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai, China.
D52 Further Minimizing the Transapical Access: Experience with a “No-Rib Spreading” Technique Compared to the Standard Approach: A Propensity Score Matched Analysis
Joerg Kempfert, Alexander Meyer, Won-Keun Kim, Arnaud van Linden, Mani Arsalan, Johannes Blumenstein, Helge Moellmann, Thomas Walther.
Kerckhoff Clinic, Bad Nauheim, Germany.
D53 Central Cannulation and Minimally Invasive Approach for Redo Aortic Valve Surgery
Elisa Mikus, Simone Calvi, Alberto Tripodi, Marco Panzavolta, Mauro Del Giglio.
Maria Cecilia Hospital, GVM for Care & Research, Cotignola, Italy.
D54 Advantage of Mini-Semi-Closed Cardiopulmonary Bypass for Minimally Invasive Aortic Valve Replacement
Yoshitsugu Nakamura, Yohei Kawatani, Yujiro Hayashi, Yujiro Ito, Yuji Suda, Takaki Hori, Naoki Yamauchi.
Chibanishi general hospital, Chiba, Japan.
D55 Minimally Invasive Aortic Valve Replacement Single-Center Experience of 300 Procedures
Tomasz Niklewski, Marcin Kaczmarczyk, Krzysztof Filipiak, Michael Zembala, Roman Przybylski, Marian Zembala.
Silesian Center for Heart Diseases, Zabrze, Poland.
D56 Impact of Mini-Sternotomy Approach on Surgical Outcomes in Isolated Elective Aortic Valve Replacement
Atsushi Omura, Tasuku Honda, Soichiro Henmi, Hirohisa Murakami, Hitoshi Matsuda, Masato Yoshida, Nobuhiko Mukohara.
Hyogo Brain and Heart Center at Himeji, Himeji, Japan.
D57 Robotic Mediastinal Surgery in Patients with Myasthenia Gravis and Patients with Mediastinal Tumors without Myasthenia Gravis: Our Initial Experience
Michael Peer, Sharbel Assam, Vladislov Gofman, Zoya Haitov, Carmel Armon.
Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel.
D58 Continuous Polypropylene Suture for Aortic Valve Replacement via Right Anterior Thoracotomy: Simple and Effective Technique
Francesco Pirone, Ricardo Garibo-Boix, Vinayak Bapat.
St Thomas Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
D59 Isolated Aortic Valve Replacement with Upper Hemi-Sternotomy Using Balloon Expandable Sutureless Valve: Evaluation of Results during Our Learning Curve
Francesco Pirone, Ricardo Boix-Garibo, Michael Sabetai, James Roxburgh, Vinayak Bapat, Christopher P. Young.
St Thomas Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
D60 Hybrid Approach of Video-Assisted Mini-Thoracotomy Lobectomy: Our Learning Curve with 20 Patients
Konstantinos Potaris, Vassilios Drosos, Despina Panagiotoglou, Konstantinos Vachlas, Evangelos Sepsas, Marios Konstantinou.
General Hospital for Chest Diseases "Sotiria", Athens, Greece.
D61 MICS CABG: The Learning Curve: Lessons Learned
Odeaa Al Jabbari, MD, Walid K. Abu Saleh, MD, Basel Ramlawi, MD, Mahesh Ramchandani, MD.
Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center, Houston, TX USA.
D62 An Image Guided Hybrid Cardiac Interventions Lead to Successful Left Ventricular Pseud-Aneurysm Repair via minimal Invasive Approach
Odeaa Al jabbari, MD, Walid K. Abu Saleh, MD, Marie E Unruh, MD, Alan Lumsden, MD, Mahesh Ramchandani, MD.
Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center, Houston, TX USA.
D63 A Simplified Approach to Minimally Invasive Complete Thymectomy
Odeaa Al jabbari, MD, Walid K. Abu Saleh, MD, Mahesh Ramchandani, MD.
Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center, Houston, TX USA.
D64 Extended Use of the Hybrid Room for Lung Nodule Localization and Minimally Invasive Resection
Odeaa Al jabbari, MD, Walid K. Abu Saleh, MD, Alan Lumsden, MD, Mahesh Ramchandani, MD.
Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center, Houston, TX USA.
D65 An Image Guided Hybrid Percutaneous Extraction of Residual Inferior Vena Cava Filter Fragment Embolized to the Left Ventricle
Odeaa Al jabbari, MD, Walid K. Abu Saleh, MD, John Bismuth, MD, Mahesh Ramchandani, MD.
Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center, Houston, TX USA.
D66 Decreased Perivalvular Aortic Insufficiency in Self-Expandable Direct Aortic TAVR Compared To Transfemoral TAVR
Basel Ramlawi, MD, Odeaa Al Jabbari, MD, Walid K. Abu Saleh, MD, Colin Barker, MD, Chun Lin, MD, Manuel Reyes, MD, Neal Kleiman, MD, Michael J. Reardon, MD.
Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center, Houston, TX USA.
D67 Increased Mortality with Age in Patients Undergoing TAVR
Basel Ramlawi, Walid K. Abu Saleh, Odeaa Al Jabbari, Colin Barker, Chun Lin, Manuel Reyes, Neal Kleiman, Michael J. Reardon.
Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center, Houston, TX USA.
D68 Increased TAVR Team Experience Associated with Decrease Resources Utilization and Improved Outcomes
Basel Ramlawi, Odeaa Al Jabbari, Walid K. Abu Saleh, Colin Barker, Chun Lin, Manuel Reyes, Neal Kleiman, Michael J. Reardon.
Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center, Houston, TX USA.
D69 TAVR in Chronic Renal Failure Patients Associated With Increased Resource Utilization and Worse Outcomes
Basel Ramlawi, Walid K. Abu Saleh, Odeaa Al Jabbari, Colin Barker, MD, Chun Lin, Manuel Reyes, Neal Kleiman, Michael J. Reardon.
Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center, Houston, TX USA.
D70 Surgical Approach for the Huge Thorax Cavernous Hemangioma
Rasul Sadykov.
Tashkent medical Adacemy, Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
D71 Routine Clinical Use of a Rapid Deployment Valve: A Single-Center Experience
Markus Schlömicher, Peter Lukas Haldenwang, Vadim Moustafine, Matthias Bechtel, Justus Thomas Strauch.
Ruhr-University Hospital Bergmannsheil, Bochum, Germany.
D72 Inversely Positioning Of Chitwood Clamp for Robotic Cardiac Procedures
Sahin Senay, Ahmet Umit Gullu, Cem Alhan.
Acibadem University School of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey.
D73 "Different Trends" In Discrimination of Multiple Primary Lung Cancer and Intrapulmonary Metastasis Lung Cancer
Cheng Shen, Guowei Che.
West China Hospital, Chengdu, China.
D74 Clinicopathological Analysis of Primary Lymphoepithelioma-Like Carcinoma of the Pulmonary
Cheng Shen, Guowei Che.
West China Hospital, Chengdu, China.
D75 Manubrium-limited Sternotomy is a Safe Approach for Aortic Valve Replacement in the Obese.
Vivek Srivastava, Enoch Akowuah, Andrew Owens, Andrew Goodwin.
James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom.
D76 Minimally Invasive Approach for the Removal of Atrial Tumors
Jakub P. Staromlynski, Radoslaw Hugon Smoczynski, Anna Witkowska, Dominik Drobinski, Maciej Puchniewicz, Wojciech Sarnowski, Zygmunt Kalicinski, Barthomiej Szafron, Jaroslaw Swistowski, Piotr Suwalski.
Central Clinical Hospital of the Ministry of Interior, Warsaw, Poland.
D77 Partial Upper Sternotomy for Superior Vena Caval Injury from a Hemodialysis Catheter
Sreekumar Subramanian, Juan A. Siordia, Georganne R. Ayers, Magdiel T. Hernandez.
University of Arizona Medical Center, Tucson, AZ USA.
D78 Minimizing the Learning Curve of Robotically Assisted Mitral Valve Repair
Sandeep K. Singh, Sander J. Spanjersberg, Arno P. Nierich, Ad J. Boogaart, Willem J. Suyker.
Isala, Zwolle, Netherlands.
D79 First Prospective Experiences with the Robotic-Assisted Thymectomy in Children
Marc Swierzy, Mahmoud Ismail, Jens C. Rückert.
Charité, Berlin, Germany.
D80 Comparison of Inflammation, Respiratory Function and Bleeding between Mini-circuit Cardiopulmonary Bypass, Conventional Cardiopulmonary Bypass and Off-pump for CABG
Takamitsu Terasaki1, Tamaki Takano1, Hiromu Kehara1, Kenji Okada2.
1Nagano Red Cross Hospital, Nagano, Japan, 2Shinshu University School of Medicine, Matsumoto, Japan.
D81 Thoracoscopic Lobectomy Using Vessel Sealing system: Comparison Ligasure Blunt Tip versus Ligasure Maryland for Systematic Lymph Nodes Dissection and Pulmonary Artery Ligation
Yoshio Tsunezuka, Nobuyoshi Tanaka, Hideki Fujimori.
Ishikawa Prefectural Central Hospital, Kanazawa, Japan.
D82 VATS as a Safe and Effective Diagnostic Procedure in Mediastinal Diseases
Kutsal Turhan, Yeliz Erol, Ali Ozdil, Alpaslan Cakan, Ufuk Cagirici.
Ege University Hospital, Izmir, Turkey.
D83 Simplified Transapical Aortic Valve Implantation using the SAPIEN 3 Valve without Preballooning
Arnaud Van Linden, Won-Keun Kim, Helge Möllmann, Johannes Blumenstein, Christoph Liebetrau, Mirko Doss, Alexander Meyer, Christian Hamm, Thomas Walther.
Kerckhoff Klinik, Bad Nauheim, Germany.
D84 Establishing Anatomical Proximity between the Coronary Circumflex Artery and the Mitral Valve Annulus: Implications for Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
Eliot Winkler1, Bayan Malakouti-Nejad1, Marjorie Johnson1, Jorge M. Catrip2, Jeevan Nagendran2, Bob Kiaii2, Michael WA Chu2.
1Western University, London, ON, Canada, 2London Health Sciences Centre, London, ON Canada.
D85 Replication of Heart & Thoracic Cavity with a Bio-Texture Using Multi-Material 3d Printing Technology for Simulation & Training of Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery
Toshiyuki Yamada1, Motohiko Osako1, Tomoya Uchimuro1, Maki Sugimoto2, Toshiaki Morikawa3, Sumio Matsumoto1, Hisao Suda4, Hideyuki Shimizu5.
1National Hospital Organization Tokyo Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan, 2Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe, Japan, 3The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan, 4Nagoya East Medical Center, Nagoya, Japan, 5Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan.
D86 Early Results of Sutureless Aortic Valve, the Essex Experience
Mohamed Zeinah, Sudhir Bhusari, Inderpaul Birdi.
Essex Cardiothoracic Centre, London, United Kingdom.
D87 Frequency Analysis of Fibirilattion Waves for the Surgical Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation
Kazuaki Fukahara, Saori Nagura, Toshio Doi, Naoki Yoshimura.
University of Toyama, Toyama, Japan.
D88 Endoscopic versus Traditional Open Saphenous Vein Harvesting in Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting; Analysis of Early and Mid-Term Outcomes
Shigefumi Matsuyama, M.D., Tadanori Harada, M.D., Tomohiro Imazuru, M.D., Mitsuru Iida, M.D., Naomi Ozawa, M.D., Masateru Uchiyama, M.D., Hiroo Ota, M.D., Ken Otsuka, M.D., Tsuakasa Ikeda, M.D., Kaori Nakagawa, M.D., Tomoki Shimokawa, M.D.
Teikyo University Hospital, Tokyo, Japan.
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