International Society For Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery
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THURSDAY, 14 June
06.30 - 07.50
BREAKFAST SYMPOSIA†
Breakfast Symposia are not part of the ISMICS scientific program and are not eligible for CME credits through the ISMICS joint sponsor, Cinemed.
08.00 - 08.05
Opening & Welcome Remarks
08.05 - 10.00
Cardiac Session 1: Transcatheter Therapies
Moderators: Rashmi Yadav, MD, PhD, Jimmy Hon, MD, Joerg Kempfert, MD, & Vinod H. Thourani, MD

Live Surgery / Live in a Box: Transcatheter Mitral Intervention Case
C1.
Treatment Of Pure Aortic Regurgitation Using A Novel Second Generation Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation System Real World Experience
Yingqiang Guo1, Da Zhu1, Lai Wei2, Chunsheng Wang2, Wei Wang3, Xin Wang3.
1West China hospital of Sichuan University, Chengdu, China, 2Zhongshan Hospital, Fudan University, Chengdu, China, 3Fuwai Hospital, Chengdu, China.
CMP1.
Transcatheter Vs. Ministernotomy For Aortic Valve Replacement After Prosthetic Valve Failure
Vishal Shah, Oleg Orlov, Cinthia Orlov, Matthew Thomas, Roberto Rodriguez, Scott Goldman, Konstadinos Plestis.
Lankenau Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA.
CMP2.
Which Prosthesis For Valve-in-valve-in-valve Therapy?
Doreen Richardt, Franziska Halm, Sina Stock, Michael Scharfschwerdt, Hans-Hinrich Sievers.
University Hospital Schleswig-Holstein, Campus Luebeck, Luebeck, Germany.
CMP3.
Single Centre Experience Of Two Novel Transventricular Neochord Systems For Beating-Heart Repair Of Degenerative Mitral Regurgitation
Rashmi Yadav, Alison Duncan, Mindaugus Norkunas, Ricky Vaja, Neil Moat.
Royal Brompton Hospital, London, United Kingdom.

DISCUSSION (5 minutes)
CMP4.
Transcatheter Annuloplasty For Mitral Regurgitation With The Iris Ring
W. Douglas Boyd1, Jason H. Rogers1, Thomas W. R. Smith1, Steven F. Bolling2.
1University of California, Sacramento, CA, USA, 2University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA.
CMP5.
Transcatheter Mitral Valve Implantation Using the Mi-thos Valve: Preclinical Results
Jian Yang1, Jiayou Tang1, Yang Liu, 1, Lai Wei2.
1Xijing Hospital, Xi'an, China, 2Zhongshan Hospital, Shanghai, China.
CMP6.
Trans-atrial Mitral Valve-in-valve Implantation: Experimental Feasibility Study In A Short-term Survival Porcine Model
Thang Duc Vu, Duc Viet Nguyen, Min Zin Oo, Ervin Marquez Ocampo, Hannah Qi-Hui Tan, Rachel En-Hui Cheong, Mohamed Alaa, Maria Tsopanomichalou Gklotsou, Lian Kah Ti, Theodoros Kofidis.
National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore.

DISCUSSION (5 minutes)
CV1.
The Importance Of Pre-operative Imaging And 3-d Printing In Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve-in-valve Replacement
Luigi Pirelli, MD, Dillon Weiss, Nirav C. Patel, MD, Derek R. Brinster, MD, Jonathan M. Hemli, MD, Jacob S. Scheinerman, MD, Chad A. Kliger, MD.
Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY, USA.
10.00 - 10.45
Coffee Break in Exhibition Hall
10.45 - 11.15
Subramanian Innovation Award Presentations
Update from 2017 Subramanian Award Winner:
Muralidhar Padala, Ph.D.

Finalists Will Present Their Work:

Transcatheter Aortic Root Replacement (tarr). A Preliminary Study
Enrico Ferrari1, Piergiorgio Tozzi2, Denis Berdajs3, Francesco Maisano4, Ludwig von Segesser2.
1Cardiocentro Ticino, Lugano, Switzerland, 2CHUV, Lausanne, Switzerland, 3University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland, 4University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

First-in-man Application Of Triple Fusion (echocardiography, Mri, Fluoroscopy) For Guidance Of Percutaneous Structural Heart Interventions
Luigi Pirelli, Dillon Weiss, Nirav C. Patel, Derek R. Brinster, Jonathan M. Hemli, Jacob S. Scheinerman, Chad A. Kliger.
Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY, USA.

New Adjustable Artificial Chord For Mitral Repair Innovative Method To Ensure Accurate Length
Faouzi Safadi1, Alaaddin Yilmaz2, Mattia Glauber3.
1Dubai Hospital - Dubai Health Authority, DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 2Jessa Hospital, Hasselt, Belgium, 3St Ambrogio Clinic Gruppo San Donato, Milan, Italy.
11.15 - 11.30
Introduction of New Members
11.30 - 12.15
Presidential Address
It's about Time
Anson Cheung, MD
12.15 - 13.45
ISMICS International Fellows and Residents Luncheon - Trainees to Consultants†
12.15 - 13.45
LUNCH SYMPOSIA†
Luncheon Symposia are not part of the ISMICS scientific program and are not eligible for CME credits through the ISMICS joint sponsor, Cinemed.
13.45 - 15.15
Cardiac Session 2: Minimally Invasive Aortic Valve
Moderators: Malakh L. Shrestha, MD, Konstadinos A. Plestis MD, & Keith B. Allen MD

Live Surgery / Live in a Box (Trans-Femoral TAVR ViV with Cracking of Annulus)
C2.
Totally Endoscopic Aortic Valve Replacement
Silke Van Genechten1, Alaaddin Yilmaz1, Pascal Starinieri1, Miha Antonic2.
1Jessa hospital, Hasselt, Belgium, 2University medical center Maribor, Maribor, Slovenia.
CMP7.
Ministernotomy Aortic Valve Surgery In Patients With Prior Patent Mammary Artery Grafts After Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting
Vasily Kaleda1, Oleg Orlov2, Vishal Shah2, Cinthia Orlov2, Konstadinos Plestis2.
1Central Clinical Hospital, Moscow, Russian Federation, 2Lankenau Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA.
CMP8.
New Flexible Internal Annular Fixation Rings For Tricuspid Aortic Valves
Kohei Abe, Kohei Kawazoe, Hiroyasu Misumi, Manabu Yamasaki, Kunihiko Yoshino.
St. Luke's international hospital, Tokyo, Japan.
CMP9.
Standardized Aortic Valve Repair Using A Minimally-Invasive Approach A Single Center Experience
Johannes Petersen, Theresa Holst, Niklas Schofer, Christoph Sinning, Hermann Reichenspurner, Evaldas Girdauskas.
University Heart Center Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany.

Discussion (5 Minutes)
CMP10.
Outcomes Of Valve-invalve Versus Redo Aortic Valve Replacement For Degenerated Externally Mounted Aortic Bioprostheses (432)
Philipp Kiefer1, Philine von Wilcke1, Alexandro Hoyer1, Thilo Noack1, Thomas Schröter1, Norman Mangner1, Axel Linke2, Joerg Seeburger1, David Holzhey1, Michael Borger1.
1Heart Center Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany, 2Heart Center Dresden, Dresden, Germany.
CMP11.
Early Outcomes Of Minimally Invasive Aortic Valve Replacement With Rapid Deployment Bioprostheses: Insights From A National Registry
Chiara Tessari1, Augusto D'Onofrio1, Lorenzo Bagozzi1, Marco Diena2, Francesco Alamanni3, Mauro Rinaldi4, Massimo Massetti5, Ugolino Livi6, Marco Di Eusanio7, Carmelo Mignosa8, Claudio Russo9, Roberto Di Bartolomeo10, Carlo Antona11, Loris Salvador12, Daniele Maselli13, Ruggero De Paulis14, Giampaolo Luzi15, Ottavio Alfieri16, Carlo Maria De Filippo17, Marcello Portoghese18, Uberto Bortolotti19, Francesco Musumeci20, Gino Gerosa1.
1Cardiac Surgery Unit, University of Padova, Padova, Italy, 2Maggiore della Carità Hospital, Novara, Italy, 3Monzino Hospital, Milan, Italy, 4Molinette Hospital, Turin, Italy, 5Catholic University, Rome, Italy, 6Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Udine, Italy, 7Ancona Hospitals, Ancona, Italy, 8Morgagni Hospital, Catania, Italy, 9Niguarda Hospital, Milan, Italy, 10Sant'Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy, 11Sacco Hospital, Milan, Italy, 12San Bortolo Hospital, Vicenza, Italy, 13S.Anna Hospital, Catanzaro, Italy, 14European Hospital, Rome, Italy, 15San Carlo Hospital, Potenza, Italy, 16San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, Italy, 17Giovanni Paolo II Foundation, Campobasso, Italy, 18Santissima Annunziata Hospital, Sassari, Italy, 19University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy, 20San Camillo-Forlanini Hospital, Rome, Italy.

DISCUSSION (5 minutes)
15.15 - 15.45
Coffee Break in Exhibition Hall
15.45 - 17.00
Cardiac Session 3: Mitral Valve
Moderators: Joseph Lamelas, MD, Robinson Poffo, MD, Neelan S. Doolabh, MD, & Francis D. Ferdinand

Minimally Invasive MVR/repair- All Comers Approach- How I Do It
Joseph Lamelas, MD
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
C3.
Transvalvular Mitral Bridge Implantation Results In Persistent And Predictable Reduction Of Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation At 2 Years
Stepan Cerny1, Valavanur A. Subramanian2, Nirav Patel3, Miroslava Benesova1, Ivo Skalsky1, Katerina Mzourkova1.
1Na Homolce Hospital, Prague, Czech Republic, 2HRT - Repair Technologies Inc, Morgan Hill, CA, USA, 3Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY, USA.
CMP12.
3D Total Endoscopic Vs. Direct Vision Approach In Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery: A Propensity Score Matched Comparison
Alexander Meyer, Karel Van Praet, Matteo Montagner, Stephan Jacobs, Simon Sündermann, Volkmar Falk, Jörg Kempfert.
German Heart Center Berlin, Berlin, Germany.
CMP13.
Three Port Totally Endscopic Mitral Valve Surgery: Propensity Matched Comparison With Conventional Sternotomyapproach
Masayoshi Tokoro, Toshiaki Ito, Atsuo Maekawa, Sadanari Sawaki, Junji Yanagisawa, Takahiro Ozeki, Mamoru Orii, Toshiyuki Saiga.
Japanese Red Cross Nagoya First Hospital, Nagoya City, Aich Pref., Japan.

DISCUSSION (5 minutes)
C4.
Minimally Invasive Video Assisted Concomitant Multiple Valve Surgery Through Right Anterior Mini-thoracotomy
Serkan Durdu, cagdas baran, Fatih Gumus, mehmet cakici, evren ozcinar, ali ihsan hasde, mustafa sirlak, ahmet ruchan akar.
Ankara University, ankara, Turkey
CMP15.
3d Thoracoscopy Correlates With Shorter Cross-clamp Time Among Patients Undergoing Periareolar Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Repair
Radoslaw Smoczynski, Jakub Staromlynski, Anna Witkowska, Dominik Drobinski, Wojciech Sarnowski, Irena Walecka, Dariusz Kosior, Piotr Suwalski.
Central Teaching Hospital, Ministry of Interior, Warsaw, Poland.
CMP16.
3D Enabled Totally Endoscopic Surgery In Training Of Mitral Valve Repair
Daniel Hoefer, Herbert Hangler, Christoph Krapf, Bastian Schneider, Juliane Kilo, Michael Grimm, Ludwig Mueller.
Cardiac Surgery Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria.

DISCUSSION (5 minutes)
CV2.
Tri-port Chest Thoracoscopic Cardiac Surgery For Cardiac Myxoma Resection On Perfused Beating Hearts
Zengshan Ma, Sr., professor.
Qilu Hospital of Shandong Unversity, Ji'nan, China.
CV3.
Minimally Invasive Mitral And Tricuspid Repair In Situs Inversus Totalis
Toshihiko Shibata, Takashi Murakami, MD, PhD, Yosuke Takahashi, MD, phD, Hiromichi Fujii, MD, PhD, Akimasa Morisaki, MD, phD, Shunsuke Nishimura, Kokoro Yamane.
Osaka City University, Osaka, Japan.

DISCUSSION (5 minutes)
17.00 - 18.15
Exhibition Hall Reception
17.00 - 18.15
Poster Competition: Round 1
Chief Moderator: Simon C. Moten, MD; Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne Australia
FRIDAY, 15 June
06.30 - 07.50
BREAKFAST SYMPOSIA†
Optimizing TAVI with ACURATE neo™ Aortic Valve Systems

Breakfast Symposia are not part of the ISMICS scientific program and are not eligible for CME credits through the ISMICS joint sponsor, Cinemed.
08.00 - 09.30
Cardiac Session 4: Developing a Minimally Invasive and Robotic Cardiac Surgical Program
Moderators: Harold G. Roberts, Jr., MD & Hermann Reichenspurner, MD, PhD
Panel: Mattia Glauber, MD
Tom C. Nguyen, MD
Emmanuel Moss, MD
T. Sloane Guy, MD
Theodoros Kofidis, MD
08.00 - 08.12
Training Continent to Continent - Ingredients for Success
L. Wiley Nifong, MD
East Carolina University School of Medicine, Greenville, NC
08.12 - 08.24
Early Warning Systems and Course Correction - How Can Statistics Help You?
Mattia Glauber, MD
Sant'Ambrogio Clinic, Milan, Italy
C5.
Starting A Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery Program At The End Of Training: The First Ten Years
Hugues Jeanmart, Pierre Demondion, John Aoun, Eliza Calin, Carole Sirois, Pierre Pagé.
Hôpital du Sacré-Coeur de Montréal, montreal, QC, Canada.
C6.
Learning Curve Analysis Of Full Endoscopic Non-rib Spreading Mitral Valve Surgery
Giacomo Bianchi, MD, PhD, Rafik Margaryan, MD, PhD, Marco Solinas, MD, PhD.
Ospedale del Cuore - Fondazione Toscana, Massa, Italy.
08.44 - 08.56
Simulation in Training for Minimally Invasive Mitral Surgery
Peyman Sardari – Nia, MD
Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, Netherlands
08.56 - 09.08
Dynamic Patient Specific Three Dimensional Simulation of Mitral Repair
Bob B. Kiaii, MD
University Hospital/LHSC/UWO, London, Canada
09.08
Panel Discussion
  • Minimally invasive training - when to train?
  • Training residents MICS - does it compromise patient safety?
  • In an established program or an independent program?
  • How long does it take to develop?
  • What are the biggest challenges?
  • Who is your team, the big 5?
  • The role of simulation
09.30 - 10.20
Cardiac Session 5: Arrhythmia
Moderators: Niv Ad, MD, Ralph J. Damiano, Jr., MD, & Sahin Senay, MD

Management of Atrial Fibrillation- What Do the Guidelines Tell Us?
Niv Ad, MD
West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV & Washington Adventist Hospital, Takoma Park, MD
CMP17.
The Impact Of Left Atrial Appendage Ablation And Exclusion On Left Atrial Function
Ali J. Khiabani, Alessandro Montecalvo, Joshua L. Manghelli, Marc R. Moon, Richard B. Schuessler, Ralph J. Damiano, Jr.
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, USA.
CMP18.
Ganglion Plexus Ablation For Advanced Atrial Fibrillation: 2-years Results Of The Afact Study
Jolien Neefs1, Wouter R. Berger1, Sebastien P.J Krul1, Elise M. Praag1, Nicoline W.E van den Berg1, Femke Piersma1, Jonas S.S.G de Jong2, WimJan P. van Boven1, Antoine H.G Driessen1, Joris R. de Groot1.
1Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2Onze Lieve Vrouwe Gasthuis, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
CMP19.
Simultaneous Hybrid Ablation Of Long-standing Persistent Atrial Fibrillation: Advanced Mapping Technologies To Guide Surgical Ablation
Gianluigi Bisleri1, Malak Elbatarny1, Sanoj Chacko1, Adrian Baranchuk1, Kathryn Hong1, Michael Kahn1, Gary Tse2, Benedict Glover1.
1Queen's University, Kingston, ON, Canada, 2Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong.
CMP20.
Do We Need To Open The Left Atrium For Surgical Af Ablation In Paroxysmal Af Concomitant To Cabg Or Avr?
Simon Pecha, Johannes Petersen, Florian Wagner, Hermann Reichenspurner.
University Heart Center Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany.

DISCUSSION (5 minutes)
CV4.
Robotic Mitral Respectful Resection For Repair Of Diffuse Degenerative Posterior Leaflet Disease
Harold G. Roberts, M.D., Lawrence M. Wei, M.D., Christopher C. Cook, M.D., Takashi Murashita, M.D., J. Scott Rankin, M.D., Vinay Badhwar, M.D.
West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, USA.
10.20 - 11.00
Coffee Break in Exhibition Hall
11.00 - 11.15
Consensus Statement - What Is the Optimal Approach to Lobectomy for Lung Cancer
11.15 - 11.20
Presentation of the Grundeman Award
11.20 - 12.20
Keynote Address
MedTech Innovation on the Rise: A Wall Street Perspective

Larry Biegelsen
Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, New York, NY
12.20 - 13.50
LUNCH SYMPOSIA†
Luncheon Symposia are not part of the ISMICS scientific program and are not eligible for CME credits through the ISMICS joint sponsor, Cinemed.
13.50 - 14.50
Cardiac Session 6: Revascularization
Moderator: Johannes Bonatti, MD and Francis Ferdinand, MD
CMP21.
Outcomes Of Bilateral Internal Thoracic Arteries In Minimally Invasive Cabg With Analogy To The Syntax Trial
Pradeep Nambiar1, Sanjay Kumar2.
1National Heart Institute, New Delhi, India, 2Benares Hindu University, Varanasi, India.
CMP22.
Endoscopic Approach
Alaaddin Yilmaz, Silke Van Genechten, Boris Robic, Pascal Starinieri.
Jessa Hospital, Hasselt, Belgium.
CMP23.
Development Of A Heart Positioner For Mics Cabg: Tentacles Neo
Tomohiro Mizuno, Tatsuki Fujiwara, Hidehito Kuroki, Hirokuni Arai.
Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Graduate School of Medical and Dental Science, Tokyo, Japan
CMP24.
Reason And Timing For Conversion To Sternotomy In Robotic-assisted Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting And Patient Outcomes
Nickolas Christidis, Stephanie Fox, Stuart Swinamer, Rodrigo Bagur, Kumar Sridher, Shahar Lavi, Ivan Iglesius, Daniel Bainbridge, Philip Jones, Christopher Harle, Michael Chu, Patrick Teefy, Bob Kiaii.
London Health Sciences Center, London, ON, Canada

DISCUSSION (5 minutes)
C7.
Mid Term Angiographic And Long Term Clinical Follow-up After Robotic Beating Heart Connector Tecab
Husam H. Balkhy, Sarah Nisivaco, Hiroto Kitahara, Mackenzie McCrorey, Brook Patel.
The University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA.
C8.
Hybrid Coronary Revascularization, Robotic-assisted Surgical Approach - Long Term Follow Up In 565 Patients.
Francis P. Sutter, Mary A. Wertan, Konstadinos Plestis, Daniel M. Cohen, Christina Spino-Oleck, Scott M. Goldman.
Lankenau Medical Center, Wynnewood, PA, USA.
CMP25.
Hybrid Coronary Artery Revascularization, 5 Year Patency And Clinical Follow-up
Roos Jong1,2, Stephanie Fox1, Nikolas Christidis1, Rodrigo Bagur1, Kumar Sridhar1, Shahar Lavi1, Ivan Iglesius1, Daniel Bainbridge1, Philip Jones1, Christopher Harle1, Marc Buijsrogge2, Michael Chu1, Patrick Teefy1, Bob Kiaii1.
1London Health Sciences Center, London, ON, Canada, 2University Medical Center, Utrecht, Netherlands.
CMP26.
Surgical Results Of Multi Vessel Off Pump Mics Cabg Under Direct Vision
Keita Kikuchi.
Ichinomiya-Nishi Hospital, Ichinomiya-Nishi, Japan.
CMP27.
Prospective Randomized Comparison Of Two Different Endoscopic Radial Artery Harvesting Devices
Arnaud Van Linden1, Florian Hecker1, Mani Arsalan2, Manfred Richter1, Brigitte Matzke3, Julius Beckers1, Tomas Holubec1, Serap Van Linden1, Thomas Walther2.
1Kerckhoff Klinik, Bad Nauheim, Germany, 2University Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany, 3Max-Planck Institut, Bad Nauheim, Germany.
CMP28.
Redo Minimally Invasive Off-pump Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery In Off-pump Era
Doosang Kim.
Seoul Veterans Hospital, Seoul, Korea, Republic of.

DISCUSSION (5 minutes)
14:50 - 15.15
Coffee Break in Exhibition Hall
15.15 - 16.15
Kit V. Arom Lectureship
How to Think like Leonardo da Vinci
Eva Selhub, MD
Resilience Experts, LLC., Waltham, MA
16.15 - 17.15
Poster Competition Finals
Chief Moderator: Simon Moten, MD; Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne Australia
18.30 - 20.30
Attendee Reception
21.00 - 22.30
President's Nightcap

SATURDAY, 16 June
08.30 - 09.00
ISMICS Member Business Meeting
09.00 - 10.00
Cardiac Session 7: Perfusion and Imaging
Moderator: Phillipp Blanke, MD & Ramachandra C. Reddy, MD

CT Imaging for the Surgeon- What you Absolutely Need to Know
Phillipp Blanke, MD
St. Paul's Hospital, British Columbia, Canada
CMP29.
3d Hologram Evaluation For Cardiovascular Surgery Using A New Workstation Visalius3d
Takeo Tedoriya, Kenichi Kamiya, Tadamasa Miyauchi, Masaomi Fukuzumi, Ryoi Okano, Yuko Gatate.
Ageo Central General Hospital, Ageo, Saitama, Japan.
CMP30.
Cinematic Rendering - Evaluation Of A New Imaging Technique For Midcab Planning
Arnaud Van Linden1, Tomas Holubec1, Mani Arsalan2, Florian Hecker1, Julius Beckers1, Maik Bittner3, Matthias John3, Serap Van Linden1, Thomas Walther2.
1Kerckhoff Klinik, Bad Nauheim, Germany, 2University Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany, 3Siemens Healthineers, Forchheim, Germany.
CMP31.
A New Concept In The Development Of A Cardiac Assist Device Utilizing Nanotechnology
Mahmood Mirhoseini, Mary M. Cayton, Aria Manasherry.
Heart & Lung Institute of Wisconsin, Germantown, WI, USA.

DISCUSSION (5 minutes)
CMP32.
Clinical Experience With A Self-expandable Venous Cannula During Cardiopulmonary Bypass In Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery
Karel M. Van Praet, Gregor Richter, Simon Sündermann, Alexander Meyer, Christoph Starck, Christof Stamm, Matteo Montagner, Axel Unbehaun, Stephan Jacobs, Volkmar Falk, Jörg Kempfert.
German Heart Institute Berlin, Berlin, Germany.
CMP33.
Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery Using Htk Solution Vs Blood Cardioplegia; A Retrospective Comparison In 581 Patients
David Heimansohn, Peter Walts, Chris Salerno, Sina Moainie, Karen Roberts, Meghan Honerlaw-Tooman, Anita Fries.
St. Vincent Heart Center of Indiana, Indianapolis, IN, USA
CMP34.
Late Efficacy Of Histidine-Tryptophan-Ketoglutarate, Del Nido And St. Thomas Protocols In Minimally Invasive Mitral Surgery
Steve Singh1, Kevin McCusker2, Serdar Gunaydin3.
1Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA, 2New York Medical College, New York, NY, USA, 3Numune Training & Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey.

DISCUSSION (5 minutes)
10.00 - 11.00
Cardiac Session 8: Aortic and Endovascular
Moderators: Christian Shults, MD & Marco Vola MD, PhD

TEVAR: Tips, Trick and Complications
Christian Shults, MD
MedStar Heart and Vascular Institute, Washington, DC
CV5.
Mini-Total Aortic Arch Repair
Takashi Murakami, MD, PhD, Hiromichi Fujii, Yosuke Takahashi, Akimasa Morisaki, Shinsuke Nishimura, Yoshito Sakon, Kokoro Yamane, Toshihiko Shibata.
Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan.
C9.
Aortic Root Replacement And Aortic Valve Sparing Through Mini Partial Sternotomy.
Jakub P. Staromlynski1, Anna Witkowska1, Radoslaw Smoczynski1, Pawel Stachurski1, Maciej Bartczak1, Wojciech Sarnowski1, Dominik Drobinski1, Janusz Sierdzinski2, Piotr Suwalski1.
1Central Clinical Hospital of the Ministry of Interior, Warsaw, Poland, 2Medical University, Warsaw, Poland.

DISCUSSION (5 minutes)
CMP35.
Novel Nitinol Endovascular Stent Graft System For Thoracic Aortic Pathologies: A Comparative Study
SZE YUEN Peter YU, Chi Ying Simon Chow, Yan Kit Jacky Ho, Wai Ting Micky Kwok, Yuk Pui Innes Wan, Cheuk Man Chu, Chun Ho Simon Yu, Malcolm John Underwood, Hung Leung Randolph Wong.
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong.
CMP36.
Early Outcome Of The Treatment Of Complicated Stanford B Dissection With Surgeon-modified Endografts
Minxin Wei, Zanxin Wang, Rong Ren, Junmin Wen, Weixin Chen.
Shenzhen Sun Yat-sun Cardiovascular Hospital, Shenzhen, China.

DISCUSSION (5 minutes)
CV6.
Open Repair Following Failed Tevar Of An Acute Type A Aortic Dissection
Grayson H. Wheatley, III, MD1, Corbin Muetterties, MD2.
1TriStar Centennial Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA, 2UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA.
C10.
Minimally Invasive Ozaki Procedure in Aortic Valve Disease: The Preliminary Results
Dinh Nguyen, Anh T. Vo, Khoi Le, Thanh Vu, Trang Nguyen, Thien Vu, Chuong Pham, Tuan Anh Pham.
Ho Chi Minh City University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam.

DISCUSSION (5 minutes)
11.00
Program Concludes
† - No CME Credits Awarded