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THURSDAY, 16 June 2016
07.30 - 08.30 Continental Breakfast in Exhibition Hall
08.00 - 08.15 Opening & Welcome Remarks
08.15 - 09.45 Cardiac Session 1: Valve - Minimally Invasive Approaches, Technologies and Techniques
Moderators: Malakh L. Shrestha, MD
Mattia Glauber, MD
08.15 - 08.25 State of the Art: Minimally Invasive Aortic Valve Surgery
Joseph Lamelas, MD
C1. Aortic Valve Replacement with Sutureless Perceval Bioprosthesis: Single Center Experience with 517 Implants
Giovanni Concistrè, Francesca Chiaramonti, Giacomo Bianchi, Michele Murzi, Egidio Varone, Tommaso Gasbarri, Filippo Santarelli, Enkel Kallushi, Alfredo Cerillo, Pierandrea Farneti, Marco Solinas.
Ospedale del cuore "G. Pasquinucci" - Fondazione G. Monasterio CNR, Massa, Italy
Discussion (4 Minutes)
C2. Patients with Aortic Valve Disease and Coronary Artery Disease can benefit from a Hybrid Approach Combining Aortic Valve Replacement through Right Minithoracotomy and Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
Jaroslaw Stolinski, MD PhD, Dariusz Plicner, MD PhD, Grzegorz Grudzien, MD PhD, Janusz Andres, MD PhD, Boguslaw Kapelak, MD PhD.
John Paul II Hospital, Jagiellonian University Cracow, Cracow, Poland
Discussion (4 Minutes)
C3. Trans-right Axillary Aortic Valve Replacement
Masayoshi Tokoro, Toshiaki Ito, Atsuo Maekawa, Sadanari Sawaki, Yasunari Hayashi, Junji Yanagisawa, Takahiro Ozeki, Maiko Tsuji, Mamoru Orii.
Japanese Red Cross Nagoya Daiich Hospital, Nagoya City, Aich Pref., Japan
Discussion (4 Minutes)
C4. Traditional Sternotomy versus Minimally Invasive Aortic Valve Replacement in Patients with Left Ventricular Dysfunction
Tom C. Nguyen1, Vinod Thourani2, Yelin Zhao1, Justin Q. Pham1, Matthew D. Terwelp1, Prakash Balan1, Daniel Ocazionez1, Anthony Estrera1, Joseph Lamelas3.
1University of Texas - Memorial Hermann, Houston, TX, USA, 2Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA, 3Mount Sinai, Miami, FL, USA
Discussion (4 Minutes)
CV1. A New Automated Minimally Invasive Aortic Valve Replacement Suturing Technique
Amber Melvin, MD1, Joshua Wong, MD1, Devang Joshi, MD1, Heather Gorea, BSME2, Angelo Martellaro2, Jude Sauer, MD2, Peter Knight, MD1.
1University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, USA, 2LSI Solutions, Victor, NY, USA
CMP1. Transcatheter Mechanical Aortic Valve Resection
Daniel S.A. Schilling, Saskia Pokorny, Irma Haben, Katharina Huenges, Jochen Cremer, Georg Lutter.
University Hospital Schleswig-Holstein, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Kiel, Germany
Discussion (5 Minutes)
CMP2. Comparison of the Hemodynamic Performance of the Rapid Deployment Intuity Aortic Valve (RDAV) with the Conventional Valve Design Addressing Smaller Sizes and Patient Prosthesis Mismatch
Thorsten CW Wahlers1, Francis Duhay2, Günther Laufer3, Axel Haverich4.
1Heartcent University Hospital Cologne, Cologne, Germany, 2Edwards Lifesciences, Irvine, CA, USA, 3University Hospital Vienna, Vienna, Austria, 4Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
CMP3. Is there an Impact on Postoperative Morbidity and Long Term Survival after Minimal Invasive Access? A Single Centre Study of 7290 Patients with Aortic Valve Replacement
Sven Lehmann, Fabian Emrich, Christian D. Etz, Martin Misfeld, Anna Meyer, Anne K. Funkat, Jens Garbade, Friedrich W. Mohr.
Heartcenter Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
CMP4. Sutureless Technology and Minimal Invasive Approach: are These Real Advantages for Patients Undergoing Aortic Valve Replacement?
Ferdinand Vogt, Steffen Pfeiffer, Joachim Sirch, Theodor Fischlein, Giuseppe Santarpino.
Paracelsus Medical University, Nuremberg, Germany
Discussion (10 Minutes)
Evolution of Catheter-based Endovascular Surgery

William E. Cohn, MD; Texas Heart Institute, Houston, TX
09.55 - 10.35 Coffee Break in Exhibition Hall
10.35 - 10.40 Announcement of Chitwood Travel Award
10.40 - 10.45 Announcement of Subramanian Innovation Award
10.45 - 11.00 Introduction of New Members
11.00 - 11.45 Presidential Address
(R)evolution: Leading the charge of change

Gregory P. Fontana, MD
11.45 - 13.15 ISMICS International Fellows and Residents Luncheon - Trainees to Consultants†
11.45 - 13.15 LUNCH SYMPOSIA†
Luncheon Symposia are not part of the ISMICS scientific program and are not eligible for CME
13.15 - 15.00 Cardiac Session 2: Revascularization
Moderators: Husam H. Balkhy, MD
Marc Ruel, MD
13.15 - 13.25 Hybrid vs. All Arterial: Point, Counter-Point
Marc Ruel, MD; University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Ottawa, ON, CA
Rashmi Yadav, MD; Royal Brompton Hospital, London, UK
C5. Hybrid Coronary Revascularization Is Associated with Improved Short Term Outcomes but Worse Mid-Term Re-intervention Rates Compared to Conventional CABG: A Propensity Matched Analysis
Yu Xia, Abraham Katz, Stephen Forest, Robert Pyo, Mark Greenberg, Joseph DeRose, Jr.
Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
C6. Is the Future of Coronary Arterial Revascularization a Hybrid Approach? The Canadian Experience across Three Centres
Vincenzo Giambruno, MD1, Ahmad Hafiz, MD1, Stephanie Fox1, Hugues Jeanmart, MD2, Richard Cook, MD3, Feras Khaliel, MD1, Patrick Teefy, MD4, Kumar Sridhar, MD4, Shahar Lavi, MD4, Rodrigo Bagur, MD4, Ivan Iglesias, MD5, Philip Jones, MD5, Christopher Harle, MD5, Daniel Bainbridge, MD5, Michael Chu, MD1, Bob Kiaii, MD1.
1Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, Western University, London Health Sciences Centre, London Ontario, ON, Canada, 2Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Montreal, Montreal Heart Institute, Montreal, QC, Canada, 3Division od Cardiac Surgery, University of British Columbia, St. Paul's Hosptial, Vancouver, BC, Canada, 4Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Western University, London Health Sciences Centre, London Ontario, ON, Canada, 5Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Medicine, Western University, London Health Sciences Centre, London Ontario, ON, Canada
CMP5. 15 Years Experience Of Endoscopic Robotic Assisted Coronary Artery Bypass To Lad (Endoacab) As Part Of A Hybrid Approach With Percutaneous Intervention (PCI) To Non-Lad Vessels: A Minimally Invasive Approach For Full Revascularization In Multi-Vessels Coronary Artery Disease
Maria Cannoletta, Alan Soo, Rashmi Yadav, Richard Trimlett, Anthony De Souza.
Royal Brompton Hospital, London, United Kingdom
Discussion (10 Minutes)
CMP6. Mid-Term Follow-up of Minimally Invasive Multivessel Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting: Is the Learning Curve Detrimental?
Maria Lorena Rodriguez, Harry Lapierre, Benjamin Sohmer, David Glineur, Marc Ruel.
University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
CMP7. Off-pump Totally Endoscopic Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting: 7-year Single-center Experience and Long-term Follow-up of Graft Patency
Changqing Gao, Huajun Zhang, Ming Yang, Yang Wu, Nan Cheng.
PLA General Hospital, Beijing, China
CMP8. 10 Year Follow-Up of Patients Undergoing Totally Endoscopic Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting
Markus Kofler1, Sebastian Reinstadler2, Lukas Stastny3, Alim Basaran3, Thomas Schachner3, Guy Friedrich2, Dominik Wiedemann4, Johannes Bonatti5, Nikolaos Bonaros6.
1Medical University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria, 2Medical University of Innsbruck, Cardiology, Austria, 3Medical University of Innsbruck, Cardiac surgery, Austria, 4Medical University of Vienna, Cardiac surgery, Austria, 5Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, Cardiac Surgery, United Arab Emirates, 6Medical University of Innsbruck, Cardiac Sugery, Austria
Discussion (8 Minutes)
C7. Complexity of Coronary Artery Disease and Revascularization Quality in Off-Pump versus On-Pump Surgery: Analysis from the GOPCABE Study
Konstantin Preindl1, Nobuyuki Furukawa1, Diana Diaz1, Kavous Hakim-Meibodi1, Stephan Ensminger1, Armin Zittermann1, Arno Diegeler2, Jan-Fritz Gummert1, Jochen Börgermann1.
1Herz- und Diabeteszentrum NRW Ruhr University of Bochum, Bad Oeynhausen, Germany, 2Cardiovascular Clinic Bad Neustadt, Bad Neustadt a.d. Saale, Germany
Discussion (4 Minutes)
CMP9. Anaortic versus Clampless Off-Pump versus Conventional Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting - Midterm Analysis of 5,422 Unselected Patients
Nobuyuki Furukawa1, Konstantin Preindl1, Andre Renner1, Anas Aboud1, Kavous Hakim-Meibodi1, Michael Benzinger1, Thomas Pühler1, Stephan Ensminger1, Tobias Becker1, Oliver Kuss2, Jan-Fritz Gummert1, Jochen Börgermann1.
1Herz- und Diabeteszentrum NRW Ruhr University of Bochum, Bad Oeynhausen, Germany, 22Inst. for Biometry and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Institute for Diabetes Research at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, Germany
CMP10. A Comparison of Hospital Cost and Outcomes between Minimally-Invasive Techniques for Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery Utilizing Robotic Technology
Zachary N. Kon1, Chetan Pasrija1, Mehrdad Ghoreishi1, Eric Lehr2, James S. Gammie1, Bartley P. Griffith1, Johannes Bonatti3, Bradley Taylor1.
1University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA, 2University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, WA, USA, 3Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Discussion (5 Minutes)
CV2. Redo Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery from the Descending Thoracic Aorta to the Lateral Wall of the Left Ventricle Via left Mini Thoracotomy
Odeaa Al jabbari, Walid K. Abu Saleh, Mahesh Ramchandani.
Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center, Houston, TX, USA
CV3. No-sternotomy Full Arterial Revascularization for Everyone
Boris Robic, MD, Pascal Starinieri, Alaaddin Yilmaz, MD.
Jessa Hospital, Hasselt, Belgium
Discussion (5 Minutes)
CMP11. The Laser-Assisted Coronary Anastomotic Connector - The Trinity Clip - in a Preclinical Safety Study
David Stecher1, Glenn Bronkers2, Cornelis A.F. Tulleken1, Imo E. Hoefer1, Lex A. van Herwerden1, Gerard Pasterkamp1, Marc P. Buijsrogge1.
1University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands, 2Corvasco Medical b.v., Utrecht, Netherlands
CMP12. A New Suturing Device for Small Arteries
Ryoichi Kondo1, Yoshifumi Itoda1, Hiroyuki Tsukihara1, Hiroshi Ashiba2, Etsuko Kobayashi2, Ichiro Sakuma2, Minoru Ono1.
1The University of Tokyo, Department of Cardiacsurgery, Tokyo, Japan, 2The University of Tokyo, Department of Precision Engineering, Tokyo, Japan
CMP13. Minimally Invasive CABG is safe and durable: 10 year Results of the First Thousand Cases
Joseph T. McGinn, Jr.1, Masood A. Shariff1, Maria L. Rodriguez2, John P. Nabagiez1, Marc Ruel2.
1Staten Island University Hospital, Northwell Health, STATEN ISLAND, NY, USA, 2University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Discussion (5 Minutes)
15.00 - 15.45 Coffee Break in Exhibition Hall
15.45 - 17.15 Cardiac Session 3: Arrhythmia
Moderators: Harold G. Roberts, MD
W. Randolph Chitwood, Jr, MD
15.45 - 15.55 Single-Setting vs. Staged Hybrid
Andy C. Kiser, MD; East Carolina Heart Institute, East Carolina University, Greensville, NC
Bart P. Van Putte, MD; St. Antonius Hospital, Utrecht, Netherlands
C8. Mei Mini Maze Procedure: Five Years' Experience of Consecutive 353 Patients in Single Center
Ju Mei, Nan Ma, Zhaolei Jiang, Hao Liu, Jiaquan Zhu.
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Xinhua Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
Discussion (4 Minutes)
C9. Minimally Invasive Cox-Maze Procedure is as effective as Median Sternotomy Approach
Matthew R. Schill, MD, Laurie A. Sinn, RN, BSN, Richard B. Schuessler, PhD, Hersh S. Maniar, MD, Ralph J. Damiano, Jr, MD.
Washington University in St. Louis, Saint Louis, MO, USA
Discussion (4 Minutes)
C10. Clinical Results of Thoracoscopic Surgery in Non-valvular Atrial Fibrillation
Toshiya Ohtsuka, Mikio Ninomiya, Takahiro Nonaka, Motoyuki Hisagi.
Tokyo Metropolitan Tama Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan
Discussion (4 Minutes)
CMP14. Redo VATS Epicardial Atrial Fibrillation Ablation in Patients with Previous Cardiac Surgery
Gansevoort H. Dunnington, Jr., Carolyn Pierce.
St Helena Hospital, St Helena, CA, USA
CMP15. Long Term Follow-Up Following Minimally Invasive Surgical Ablation For Stand-Alone Atrial Fibrillation
Gianluigi Bisleri, Fabrizio Rosati, Lorenzo DI Bacco, Laura Giroletti, Claudio Muneretto.
University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
CMP16. Early Operative Comparison of Two Epicardial Left Atrial Appendage Occluding Systems Applied During Off-Pump Coronary Revascularization
Grzegorz Suwalski1, Robert Emery2, Leszek Gryszko3, Kamil Kaczejko3, Emilia Frankowska3, Arkadiusz Zegadlo3, Andrzej Skrobowski3.
1Military Institute of Health Service, Warsaw, Poland, 2Department of Cardiac Surgery St Joseph's Hospital, Minnesota, MN, USA, 3Military Institute of Medicine, Warsaw, Poland
Discussion (5 Minutes)
CMP17. Caval Occlusion Improves Performance of Beating Heart Epicardial Radiofrequency Ablation
Yoshiyuke Watanabe, MD, PhD1, Matthew R. Schill, MD2, Toshinobu Kazui, MD, PhD3, Richard B. Schuessler, PhD2, Ralph J. Damiano, Jr, MD2.
1Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan, 2Washington University in St. Louis, Saint Louis, MO, USA, 3University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
CMP18. Initial Results of a Two-staged Hybrid Procedure in Patients with Longstanding Persistent Atrial Fibrillation
Niels Verberkmoes, Khibar Salah, Daily Krijnen, Sabine Eijsbouts, Pepijn van de Voort, Bart van Straten.
Catharina Hospital, Eindhoven, Netherlands
Discussion (5 Minutes)
CV4. Concomitant Cox Maze IV Ablation Procedure Performed Entirely by Bipolar Clamp through Right Lateral Minithoracotomy
Ju Mei, Zhaolei Jiang, Nan Ma, Hao Liu, Fangbao Ding, Chunrong Bao.
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Xinhua Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China.
CMP19. Hybrid Approach in Transvenous Laser-Assisted Extraction of Pacemaker and Defibrillator Leads: The Alliance between Cardiac Surgeon and Electrophysiologist
Alberto Repossini, MD, Laura Giroletti, MD, Gianluigi Bisleri, MD, Lorenzo Di Bacco, MD, Fabrizio Rosati, MD, Luca Bontempi, MD, Antonio Curnis, MD, Claudio Muneretto, MD.
University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
CMP20. Minimally Invasive Lead Extraction Post Heart Transplant: Avoiding Abandoned Lead Fragments
Samer Hakmi, Simon Pecha, Osamh Noor, Alexander Bernhardt, Markus Barten, Florian Wagner, Hermann Reichenspurner.
University Heart Center Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
Discussion (5 Minutes)
17.15 - 18.30 Exhibition Hall Reception
17.15 - 18.30 Poster Competition: Round 1
Chief Moderator: Rex Stanbridge, MD; St. Mary's Hospital, London, England
18.00 - 20.00 EVENING SYMPOSIA†
Evening Symposia are not part of the ISMICS scientific program and are not eligible for CME
FRIDAY, 17 June 2016
07.30 - 08.30 Continental Breakfast in Exhibition Hall
08.00 - 09.30 Cardiac Session 4: Valve - Mitral
Moderators: Volkmar Falk, MD
Joseph Lamelas, MD
08.00 - 08.15 State of the Art: Transcatheter Mitral Therapies and Tricuspid
Anson Cheung, MD; University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, CA
C11. Mitral Bridge Implantation eliminates and prevents Early Recurrence of Mitral Regurgitation in Patients with Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation
Stepan Cerny1, Valavanur A. Subramanian2, Nirav Patel3, Miroslava Benesova1, Ivo Skalsky1, Katerina Mzourkova1.
1Na Homolce Hospital, Prague, Czech Republic, 2HRT - Heart Repair Technologies Inc, Morgan Hill, CA, USA, 3NSHS - Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY, USA
Discussion (4 Minutes)
CV5. Pre-Clinical Evaluation of an Automated Minimally-Invasive Mitral Valve Repair Technique
Joshua K. Wong, MD1, Amber L. Melvin, MD1, Devang J. Joshi, MD1, Heather R. Gorea, BSME2, Angelo J. Martellaro, AAS2, Jude S. Sauer, MD2, Peter A. Knight, MD1.
1University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA, 2LSI Solutions, Victor, NY, USA
Discussion (4 Minutes)
C12. Redo Mitral and Tricuspid Valve Surgery: Comparison of Robotic Endoscopic Approach to Redo Sternotomy and Right Thoracotomy
Emmanuel Moss1, Michael E. Halkos2, Jose N. Binongo2, Douglas A. Murphy2.
1Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada, 2Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
Discussion (4 Minutes)
CMP21. Novel Direct Annuloplasty Fixation System for Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Repair
Joshua L. Chan, Ming Li, Dumitru Mazilu, Justin G. Miller, Keith A. Horvath.
National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
CMP22. Shifting From Minimally Invasive To Periareolar Endoscopic Access For Mitral Valve Surgery
Giacomo Bianchi, Rafik Margaryan, Marco Solinas.
Ospedale del Cuore - Fondazione Toscana "G. Monasterio", Massa, Italy
CMP23. Robotic Mitral Valve Replacement: 6-year Single Centre Experience and Follow-up Results
Changqing Gao, Ming Yang, Huajun Zhang, Cangsong Xiao, Yang Wu, Gang Wang, Yao Wang, Jiali Wang.
PLA General Hospital, Beijing, China
Discussion (5 Minutes)
Percutaneous Tricuspid Video

Anson Cheung, MD; University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, CA
CMP24. 2-Year Follow-Up after 3D Ring Annuloplasty for Surgical Tricuspid Valve Reconstruction: Early and Midterm Experience in A Matched Pairs Analysis
Sumi Westhofen, Christian Detter, Hermann Reichenspurner, Florian Wagner.
University Heart Center Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
CMP25. Early Results of Minimally Invasive Aortic and Mitral Valve Surgery through a Minithoracotomy
Antonio Lio, Antonio Miceli, Matteo Ferrarini, Mattia Glauber.
Cardiac Surgery and Great Vessel Department, Istituto Clinico Sant'Ambrogio, Milan, Italy
Discussion (5 Minutes)
09.30 - 10.20 Cardiac Session 5: Aortic and Endovascular Therapies
Moderators: Malakh L. Shrestha, MD
Ali Khoynezhad, MD
09.30 - 09.40 Total Endovascular Repair for Aortic Disease: Look into the Future
Eric E. Roselli, MD; Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
C13. Endovascular Management of Acute Ascending Aortic Pathology using Transapical and Transcarotid Vascular Access
Keith B. Allen, A. Michael Borkon, Sanjeev Aggarwal, J. Russell Davis, Karthik Vamanan, Alex F. Pak, Eric Thompson.
St. Luke's Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, MO, USA
Discussion (4 Minutes)
CMP26. Brachiofemoral Through-and-Through Wire Technique for Hybrid Arch Repair
Hidetake Kawajiri, Katsuhiko Oka, Osamu Sakai, Keiichi Kanda, Hitoshi Yaku.
Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
CMP28. Early Results of Thoracic Aortic Surgery under Partial Sternotomy
Yosuke Inoue, Kenji Minatoya, Tatsuya Itonaga, Tatsuya Oda, Yoshimasa Seike, Hiroshi Tanaka, Hiroaki Sasaki, Junjiro Kobayashi.
National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Japan
CMP29. Minimally Invasive Aortic Arch Surgery
Nora Goebel, Daniel Bonte, Schahriar Salehi-Gilani, Ragi Nagib, Hardy Baumbach, Adrian Ursulescu, Ulrich F.W. Franke.
Robert-Bosch-Hospital, Stuttgart, Germany
Discussion (5 Minutes)
10.20 - 11.00 Coffee Break in Exhibition Hall
11.00 - 11.20 Consensus Statement
11.20 - 12.20
Keynote Address:
The Rise of Superman

Steven Kotler
Keynote Address: The Rise of Superman, Steven Kotler
12.20 - 13.50 LUNCH SYMPOSIA†
Luncheon Symposia are not part of the ISMICS scientific program and are not eligible for CME
13.50 - 14.05 LATE BREAKING NEWS:
LBN are not part of the ISMICS scientific program and are not eligible for CME credits through the ISMICS joint sponsor, Cinemed.

A Bright Future: 50+ Video Guided Right Anterior Mini-Thoracotomy Aortic Valve Replacements, Including the First-In-Man Use of Automated RAM® Annular Suturing Technology
(Supported by LSI Solutions)
Dr. Peter A. Knight
University of Rochester Medical Center

Trifecta Valve Mid-Term Durability – Multicenter Trial Update
(Supported by St. Jude Medical)
Dr. Mark Groh
Mission Hospital in Asheville, North Carolina, USA
14.05 - 15.05 Kit V. Arom Lectureship
Frank Litvack, MD
15.05 - 15.20 Coffee Break in Exhibition Hall
15.20 - 16.30 Cardiac Session 6: TAVR
Moderators: Anson Cheung, MD
Vinod H. Thourani, MD
15.20 - 15.30 Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement in All Comers
Vinod H. Thourani, MD; Emory University Hospital Midtown, Atlanta, GA
C14. Transcatheter (TAVR) versus Surgical (AVR) Aortic Valve Replacement: Propensity Score Matched Comparison of 3,751 Patients
Jochen Börgermann1, Eric Emmel1, Nobuyuki Furukawa1, Smita Scholtz1, Stephan Ensminger1, Buntaro Fujita1, Werner Scholtz1, Marios Vlachojannis1, Tobias Becker1, Dieter Horstkotte1, Oliver Kuss2, Jan-Fritz Gummert1.
1Herz- und Diabeteszentrum NRW Ruhr University of Bochum, Bad Oeynhausen, Germany, 23Inst. for Biometry and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Institute for Diabetes Research at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Germany, Düsseldorf, Germany
Discussion (4 Minutes)
C15. Treatment of Pure Aortic Regurgitation Using a Novel Second-Generation Trans-catheter Aortic Valve Implantation System (J-ValveTM System) - Initial Clinical Experience
Da Zhu, Yingqiang Guo, Bengui Zhang, Yingkang Shi.
West China hospital of Sichuan University, Chengdu, China
Discussion (4 Minutes)
CMP30. Frailty Assessment Using the FORECAST is a Valid Tool to Predict Mortality after Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation: Results from the “Comprehensive Assessment of Frailty” Validation Study
Simon H. Sündermann1, Alexander Meyer1, Adrian Kobe2, Hassan Elmubarak3, Thomas Walther3, Jörg Kempfert1, Volkmar Falk1.
1Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany, 2University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland, 3Kerkhoff Clinic, Bad Nauheim, Germany
CMP31. Transpical Implantation of Neochords for Mitral Valve Repair - The Double-Helix Knot
Mehrdad Ghoreishi, Chetan Pasrija, Brody Wehman, Pete Wilson, James Gammie.
University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
CMP32. Transcervical Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement (TMVR): a Proof of Principle
Cristiano Spadaccio1, Piotr Sonecki1, Ying Sutherland2, Fraser Sutherland1.
1Golden Jubilee National Hospital, Clydebank, Glasgow, United Kingdom, 2CardioPrecision Ltd, Glasgow, United Kingdom
Discussion (5 Minutes)
CMP33. Proximal Arterial Access in TAVR: the Case for the Innominate Artery
Mark A. Groh1, William B. Abernethy2, Joshua P. Leitner2, Gerard L. Champsaur2.
1Asheville Heart, Asheville, NC, USA, 2Mission Hospital, Asheville, NC, USA
CMP34. The Valve-in-Valve Procedure - Does Patient Prosthesis Mismatch Matter?
Philipp Kiefer, Alexandro Hoyer, Thilo Noack, Eric Nerger, Axel Linke, Joerg Seeburger, Friedrich W. Mohr, David Holzhey.
Heart Center Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
CMP35. Single Surgical Centre Experience with Transcatheter Mitral Valve Therapies
Rashmi Yadav, Alison Duncan, Cesare Quarto, Ulrich Rosendahl, Simon Davies, Neil Moat.
Royal Brompton Hospital, London, United Kingdom
Discussion (5 Minutes)
CTA Planning for Transcatheter Mitral Valve Implantations

Carlos E. Ruiz, MD; Hackensack University Medical Center, Hackensack, NJ
16.30 - 17.30 Poster Competition Finals
Chief Moderator: Rex Stanbridge, MD; St. Mary's Hospital, London, England
18.30 - 20.30 Attendee Reception
21.00 - 22.30 President's Nightcap
SATURDAY, 18 June 2016
08.30 - 09.30 Continental Breakfast in Exhibition Hall
08.30 - 09.00 ISMICS Member Business Meeting
09.00 - 09.30 Panel: Drs. in Suits
Moderators: Gregory P. Fontana, MD
William E. Cohn, MD
Panelists: Francis Duhay, MD, Lishan Aklog, MD, Wendel Smith, MD, Jude Sauer, MD, Eric Manasse, MD, Brian W. Duncan, MD
09.30 - 11.15 Cardiac Session 7: Imaging and Perfusion
Moderators: William Cohn, MD , MD
Carlos E. Ruiz, MD
09.30 - 09.40 Use of Minimal Invasive Extracorporeal Circulation in Cardiac Surgery
Thierry-Pierre Carrel, MD; University Hospital of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
C16. Antegrade and Retrograde Arterial Perfusion Strategy in Minimally Invasive Valve Surgery Performed Through the Right Chest: A Propensity Score Analysis on 2379 Patients
Michele Murzi, Alfredo G. Cerillo, Pierandrea Farneti, Enkel Kallushi, Marco Solinas.
Fondazione Toscana Gabriele Monasterio, Massa, Italy
Discussion (4 Minutes)
CMP36. Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery Why Do You Take the Risks?
Farouk Oueida, MD, Ahmed Attia, MD, Khalid Alkhamees, Khalid Eskander, Hassan Ammar, Mustafa Alrefaie, MD.
Saud Albabtain Cardiac Center, Dammam, Saudi Arabia
CMP37. Use of Del Nido Cardioplegia in MICS Cases - 4 Years of Surgical Experience and Follow Up
Ashwani Bansal, Milind P Hote, V Devagourou, Balram Airan.
AIIMS, New Delhi, India
Discussion (5 Minutes)
CMP38. Is A Bicaval Cannulation Strategy Advantageous In Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery?
Christopher L. Tarola1, Daniel JP Burns1, Stephanie A. Fox1, Sankar Balasubramanian1, Rakesh Gudimella1, Jill J. Gelinas1, Stuart Swinamer1, Michael WA Chu1, Linrui R. Guo1, Alan Menkis2, Bob Kiaii1.
1London Health Sciences Center, Western University, London, ON, Canada, 2Winnipeg Regional Health Authority, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
CMP39. Double Versus Single Double Stage Venous Cannula in Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Repair
Alberto Repossini, MD, Lorenzo Di Bacco, MD, Laura Giroletti, MD, Fabrizio Rosati, MD, Gianluigi Bisleri, MD, Claudio Muneretto, MD.
University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
Discussion (5 Minutes)
CMP40. Thirteen Years' Experience of Intra-operative Graft Validation using SPY 2000 System and brand-new SPY 3000
Masao Takahashi1, Keisuke Miyajima1, Toshihiro Ishikawa2, Kazuyoshi Hatada2.
1Hiratsuka Kyosai Hospital, Hiratsuka, Japan, 2Odawara Municipal Hospital, Odawara, Japan
CMP41. Non-Invasive Quantification of Blood Flow in Epicardial Coronary Arteries, Coronary Artery Bypass Grafts, and Anastomoses
Thomas B. Ferguson, Jr.1, Cheng Chen, PhD1, Kenneth Jacobs, PhD1, Zhiyong Peng, PhD1, Jeffery Basham2.
1East Carolina Heart Institute, Greenville, NC, USA, 2RFPi, LLC, Greenville, NC, USA
Discussion (5 Minutes)
Google Cardboard Saves Baby's Life

Redmond P. Burke, MD;
Nicklaus Children's Hospital, Miami, FL
CMP42. Feasibility of a New Automatic Imaging Tool Prototype for Interventional Mitral Valve Therapy
Arnaud Van Linden, Mani Arsalan, Claudia Walther, Won-Keun Kim, Christoph Liebetrau, Ulrich Fischer-Rasokat, Mirko Doss, Thomas Walther.
Kerckhoff Klinik, Bad Nauheim, Germany
CMP43. Pre-operative Simulation and Surgical Navigation in Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery Using Virtual Reality and Individualized 3 Dimentional Model
Takashi Murakami, Mitsuharu Hosono, Masanori Sakaguchi, Akimasa Morisaki, Yasuo Suehiro, Shinsuke Nishimura, Yoshito Sakon, Daisuke Yasumizu, Takumi Kawase, Toshihiko Shibata.
Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
Discussion (5 Minutes)
CMP44. Minimally Invasive Axial Flow to Centrifugal Flow LVAD Exchange - First in Man
Amit K. Taggarse, David Lyle Joyce.
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
CMP45. Axial to Centrifugal Continuous Flow LVAD Pump Exchange using Minimally Invasive Technique
Amit Pawale, MD, FRCS (CTh), Dimosthenis Pandis, MD, PhD, Ariel Farkash, MD, PhD, Anelechi C. Anyanwu, MD, FRCS (CTh).
Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
Discussion (5 Minutes)
CMP46. Minimally Invasive Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation: A Comparative Study
Prashant N. Mohite, Diana Garcia-Saez, Bartlomiej Zcyh, Anton Sabashnikov, Rachel Hards, Michael Hedger, Kristine Kiff, Gemma Edwards, Olga Ananiadou, Ashok Padukone, Levente Fazekas, Aron Popov, Binu Raj, Christopher Bowles, Fabio DeRobertis, Toufan Bahrami, Mohamed Amrani, Nicholas Banner, Aida Suarez, Andre Simon.
Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, Harefield, Uxbridge, United Kingdom
CMP47. Left Ventricle Assist Device Minimally Invasive Implantation: The Evolution Of Surgical Technique In A Single Centre Experience
Jonida Bejko, Alvise Guariento, Marina Comisso, Massimiliano Carrozzini, Maurizio Rubino, Vincenzo Tarzia, Gino Gerosa, Tomaso Bottio.
Padua University, Padova, Italy
Discussion (5 Minutes)
CMP48. Minimal Posterior Axillary Thoracotomy and Muscle Spare Technique for Female Infants with Congenital Heart Diseases
Zhongdong Hua.
Fuwai Hospital Beijing, Bejing, China
Discussion (5 Minutes)
11.15 Adjourn

† - No CME Credits Awarded
* - Young Investigator Award Applicant

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