AATS Mitral Conclave

Preliminary Program*
Day 1, Thursday, April 27, 2017

7:15 AM Plenary Session 1: Basic Principles
David H. Adams, Mount Sinai Health System, New York, NY, USA
Fredrich W. Mohr, Herzzentrum Leipzig - Universitätsklinik, Leipzig, Germany
7:15 AM Welcome on Behalf of the AATS Mitral Conclave 2017 Program Committee
David H. Adams, Mount Sinai Health System, New York, NY, USA
 
7:25 AM Welcome on Behalf of the AATS
Thoralf M. Sundt III, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA

7:30 AM The “Mitre” Valve: Lessons from Leonardo
Francis C. Wells, Papworth Hospital/NHS Trust, Cambridge, England, United Kingdom

7:42 AM Mitral Valve Analysis: Strategic Assessment
Gilles D. Dreyfus, Cardiothoracic Centre of Monaco, Monte Carlo, Monaco

7:54 AM Leaflet Preservation: Chordal Replacement as a Primary Strategy
Patrick Perrier, Cardiovascular Center Bad Neustadt, Bad Neustadt, Germany

8:06 AM Leaflet Resection: Targeted Therapy
David H. Adams, Mount Sinai Health System, New York, NY, USA

8:18 AM Leaflet Mobilization: Rheumatic Valve Repair
Taweesak Chotivatanapong, Chest Disease Institute, Nonthaburi, Thailand

8:30 AM Annular Support: Logic and Execution
D. Craig Miller, Stanford University Medical School, Stanford, CA, USA

8:42 AM Modifications of Strategy in Young Patients
Pedro J. del Nido, Children's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA

8:54 AM Discussion

9:15 AM Session 1: Expert Technique/Video Session: Leaflet Prolapse
Anelechi C. Anyanwu, Mount Sinai Health System, New York, NY, USA
Tirone E. David, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
9:15 AM Leaflet Prolapse: Resection
W. Randolph Chitwood, East Carolina University Brody School of Medicine, Greenville, NC, USA



9:23 AM Leaflet Prolapse: Loop Neochordae
Fredrich W. Mohr, Herzzentrum Leipzig - Universitätsklinik, Leipzig, Germany

9:31 AM Leaflet Prolapse: Simple Neochordae
Rakesh M. Suri, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA

9:39 AM Leaflet Prolapse: Apical Neochordae
Jean-François I. Obadia, Hospital Louis Pradel, Lyon, France

9:47 AM Leaflet Prolapse: Edge to Edge
Ottavio R. Alfieri, San Raffaele University Hospital, Milan, Italy

9:56 AM Discussion

10:15 AM Coffee Break, Visit Exhibits, View ePosters

10:45 AM Plenary Session 2: Clinical Decision Making
David H. Adams, Mount Sinai Health System, New York, NY, USA
10:45 AM Honored Cardiology Lecture: Managing the Patient with Mitral Valve Disease in 2017
11:05 AM Case Presentations: Ask the Experts
Ottavio R. Alfieri, San Raffaele University Hospital, Milan, Italy

11:05 AM Case Presentations: Ask the Experts

12:00 PM Breakout Session 1: Minimal Access Mitral Valve Surgery
W. Clark Hargrove, Presbyterian Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Joseph Lamelas, Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center/Texas Heart Institute, Houston, TX, USA

12:00 PM Patient Selection: What are the Limits of MIS
Khalil Fattouch, GVM Care and Reaserch, Maria Eleonora Hospital, and University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy

12:10 PM Is the Mini-Thoracotomy the Best of All Worlds?
12:20 PM Are There Advantages to Robotics Over Mini-Thoracotomy?
12:30 PM Robotic Repair of Complex Lesions
Didier Loulmet, New York University, New York, NY, USA

12:40 PM Managing Complications if They Occur
12:50 PM Discussion
12:00 PM Breakout Session 2: Congenital Surgery I
Pedro J. del Nido, Children's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
12:00 PM The AV Canal - Primary Repair
Christopher Baird, Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA

12:10 PM Reoperations After AV Canal Repair
12:20 PM The Regurgitant Common AV Valve 
Pedro J. del Nido, Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA

12:30 PM Discussion

12:35 PM Fate of Valve Function Following Atrioventricular Septal Defect Repair: Prospective Use of Technical Performance Score and Midterm Outcomes
A. C. polimenakos, B. Shafer, V. Kamath.Congenital and Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery, Children's Hospital of Georgia/ Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA,

Successful Mitral Valve Repair involving Division of Bridging Tissue in a Patient with Double Orifice Mitral Valve
Masashi Takeshita, Masahumi Yashima, Tomohiro Mizuno, Keiji Oi, Tsuyoshi Hachimaru, Eiki Nagaoka, Hidehito Kuroki, Dai Tasaki, Tatsuki Fujiwara, Ryoji Kinoshita, Hirokuni Arai Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan

12:00 PM Breakout Session 3: Mitraclip in Clinical Practice
Gilbert H. L. Tang, Mount Sinai Health System, New York, NY, USA

12:00 PM Current Use of MitraClip in Clinical Practice
Vinod H. Thourani, Emory University Hospital Midtown, Atlanta, GA, USA

12:10 PM Tips and Tricks to Become an Expert Implanter-Surgeons Can Do This
12:20 PM Picking the Right Anatomy to Treat with MitraClip
Scott Lim, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA, USA

Eight Years After Commercialization: What is the Impact of Increasing Use of Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair Technology on Surgical Procedural Volumes?
L. Conradi1, A. Schäfer1, E. Lubos2, J. Pietzsch3, M. Pietzsch4, S. Weber5, S. Blankenberg2, U. Schäfer2, H. Reichenspurner1.1Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, University Heart Center Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany, 2Department of Cardiology, University Heart Center Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany, 3Wing Tech Inc., Menlo Park, CA, 4WingTec Gmbg, Karlsruhe, Germany, 5Wingtec GmbH, Karlsruhe, Germany,

12:00 PM Breakout Session 4: Atrial Fibrillation
Ralph J. Damiano, Jr., Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, USA
A. Marc Gillinov, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA

12:00 PM When to Add Ablation (Complete Maze) to a Mitral Valve Operation
12:10 PM Clinical Practice Guidelines
12:20 PM Monitoring Maze Success and Concomitant Medical Therapy
12:30 PM Discussion

12:36 PM Mitral Valve Surgery Combined with Surgical Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation
N. Ad1, S. D. Holmes1, A. J. Rongione2, P. S. Massimiano2.1Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, West Virginia University Medicine, Morgantown, WV, 2Adventist HealthCare, Takoma Park, MD

12:00 PM Breakout Session 5: Tool Box for Emerging Mitral Surgeons
Gebrine El Khoury, Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL), Brussels, Belgium

12:00 PM Less Traumatic Midline Approach for Mitral Valve Repair
12:08 PM How to Get Transeptal Exposure of the Mitral Valve
Taweesak Chotivatanapong, Chest Disease Institute, Nonthaburi, Thailand

12:16 PM Optimizing the Length of Neochordae
Y. Joseph Woo, Stanford University Medical School, Stanford, CA, USA

12:24 PM Deciding How Much Leaflet to Resect
Tohru Asai, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan

12:32 PM Selecting and Sizing a Ring or Band
Marc R. Moon, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, USA

12:40 PM How to Deal with the Appendage
12:00 PM Breakout Session 6: Tailoring Treatment in Low Risk Patients
Ottavio R. Alfieri, San Raffaele University Hospital, Milan, Italy

12:00 PM What Surgeons Really Need to Know: How Much MR?
12:10 PM Integrative Imaging in Mitral Regurgitation   
Mani Vannan, Piedmont Heart Institute, Atlanta, GA, USA

12:20 PM The Quandary of Mitral Real World/Reference Centers 
Joanna Chikwe, Mount Sinai Health System & Stony Brook University, New York, NY, USA

12:30 PM Myocardial Deformation on Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging as an Early Marker of Ventricular Dysfunction in Asymptomatic Moderate-Severe Primary Mitral Regurgitation
B. Liu1, N. C. Edwards2, R. P. Steeds2, M. S. Bhabra3, T. Barker4, R. Patel4.1Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom, 2Cardiology, University Hospital Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom, 3Cardiothoracic surgery, University Hospital Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom, 4Cardiothoracic surgery, University Hospital Coventry, Coventry, United Kingdom

12:38 PM Echocardiographic Left Ventricular Length Predicts Neochordal Length in Mitral Valve Repair
Serguei I. Melnitchouk, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
12:46 PM Acute Effect of Mitral Valve Repair On Mitral Valve Geometry - Insights From 3D-TEE-based 4D Mitral Valve Analysis
T. Noack1, K. Wittgen1, P. Kiefer1, F. Emrich1, S. Eibel2, D. M. Holzhey1, M. Misfeld1, F. Mohr1, J. Ender2, J. Seeburger1.1Department for Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany, 2Department for Anesthesiology, Heart Center Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
1:15 PM CME Lunch Symposium: Congenital Surgery II
Emile A. Bacha, Children's Hospital of New York/ Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
Pedro J. del Nido, Children's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA

1:15 PM Infants with Mitral Stenosis
1:25 PM Dealing with Prolapse in Infants and Children
1:35 PM Leaflet Reconstruction if There is Inadequate Tissue
1:45 PM Rheumatic Repair in Children 
Taweesak Chotivatanapong, Chest Disease Institute, Nonthaburi, Thailand

1:55 PM Aorto-Mitral Disease: What to do When?
2:30 PM Plenary Session 3: Surgical Mitral Valve Replacement Round Table
Anelechi C. Anyanwu, Mount Sinai Health System, New York, NY, USA
Pedro J. del Nido, Children's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA

3:00 PM Expert Technique/Video Session 2: Lesion Specific Strategy
3:00 PM Expert Technique/Video Session 2: Lesion Specific Strategy
Marc R. Moon, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, USA

3:10 PM The Modified Maze Procedure: Which Lesions
Ralph J. Damiano, Jr., Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, USA

3:00 PM Mitral Valve Re-Repair
Anelechi C. Anyanwu, Mount Sinai Health System, New York, NY, USA

3:20 PM Treating HOCM with Mitral Valve Regurgitation
3:30 PM Valve Reconstruction in Mitral Endocarditis
David H. Adams, Mount Sinai Health System, New York, NY, USA

3:45 PM Coffee Break, Visit Exhibits, View ePosters

4:05 PM Conclave Honored Lecture







4:10 PM The Geese Flight
4:25 PM Presentation of the Mitral Conclave Achievement Award
4:30 PM Plenary Session 4: Transcatheter Mitral Therapy
Martin B. Leon, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
Vinod H. Thourani, Emory University Hospital Midtown, Atlanta, GA, USA

4:30 PM Current Role of Mitraclip Therapy in Europe
Ottavio R. Alfieri, San Raffaele University Hospital, Milan, Italy

4:40 PM Possible Approval Pathways for New Mitral Valve Devices – FDA Perspective
John C. Laschinger, Federal Drug Administration, Silver Spring, MD, USA

4:50 PM Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement
Martin B. Leon, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA

5:00 PM Transcatheter Mitral Annuloplasty
5:10 PM Current Status of Mitral Valve Surgery in the USA
James S. Gammie, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA

5:20 PM Predicting the Future of Open Mitral Valve Surgery in 2025
5:30 PM Discussion
6:00 PM Breakout Session 7: Transcatheter Mitral Valve Intervention: Trial Updates
Vinnie Bapat, St. Thomas Hospital, London, United Kingdom

6:00 PM Breakout Session 7: Transcatheter Mitral Valve Intervention: Trial Updates
6:00 PM Update on Tendyne
6:08 PM Update on Intrepid
Martin B. Leon, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA

6:16 PM Update on CardiAQ
6:24 PM Update on Harpoon
James S. Gammie, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA

6:32 PM Update on NeoChord
David H. Adams, Mount Sinai Health System, New York, NY, USA

6:40 PM Update on Cardioband
Vinod H. Thourani, Emory University Hospital Midtown, Atlanta, GA, USA

6:48 PM Update on Trialign/Mitralign
Christopher Meduri, Piedmont Hospital, Atlanta, GA, USA

6:00 PM Breakout Session 8: Master Class - Endocarditis
Sary F. Aranki, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA


6:00 PM Repair Strategies in Endocarditis
Joanna Chikwe, Mount Sinai Health System & Stony Brook University, New York, NY, USA

6:10 PM Replacement Strategies in Endocarditis
Marc R. Moon, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, USA

6:20 PM Dealing with an Annular Abscess
Tirone E. David, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

6:30 PM Discussion

6:36 PM Characterizing Active Left-sided Staphylococcus Aureus Infective Endocarditis and Its Surgical Challenges
S. T. Hussain1, N. K. Shrestha2, S. M. Gordon2, P. L. Houghtaling3, E. H. Blackstone4, G. B. Pettersson 1.1Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, 2Infectious Disease, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, 3Quantitative Health Sciences, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, 4Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery, Quantitative Health Sciences, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

6:52 PM Surgical Treatment of 134 Patients with Right-sided Infective Endocarditis 
J. C. Witten1, S. T. Hussain2, N. K. Shrestha3, B. Griffin4, S. Gordon3, P. Houghtaling5, E. H. Blackstone2, G. B. Pettersson2.1Lerner College of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, 2Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, 3Infectious Disease, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, 4Cardiovascular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, 5Quantitative Health Sciences, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

6:00 PM Breakout Session 9: Repair Techniques in Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation
6:00 PM Is Mitral Valve Replacement the Most Durable Option?
6:10 PM What I Have Learned Treating IMR: Why do Annuloplasty Seem to Work in Leiden and not in the Network Trial?
Robert J.M. Klautz, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, Netherlands

6:20 PM Is there a Role for Subvalvular Techniques in Treating IMR?
Khalil Fattouch, GVM Care and Reaserch, Maria Eleonora Hospital, and University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy

6:30 PM Leaflet Realignment with Gore-Tex Combined with a Non-Restrictive Annuloplasty Provides Effective and Durable Repair of Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation
A. Tran1, R. Assi2, T. Lescouflair1, S. Collazo3, M. Emmanuel4, S. W. Hashim3.1Surgery, University of Connecticut, Farmington, CT, 2Surgery, Yale University, New Haven, CT, 3Cardiac Surgery, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT, 4School of Medicine, University of Connecticut, Farmington, CT

6:38 PM Mitral Valve Repair by Posterior Leaflet Augmentation for Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation
Shinichi Mitsuyama, Hiroki Yamaguchi, Hiroshi Kataoka, Yosuke Ueno, Takeshi Ando, Tasuku Kadowaki, Hiromasa Nakamura, Naoko Ikeda, Masami Takagaki 
Showa University Koto Toyosu Hospital, Tokyo, Japan

6:46 PM Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Repair Vs. Replacement for Functional Mitral Regurgitation - A Retrospective Analysis of 303 Patients
M. Misfeld, G. Freigang, R. Schnabel, R. Spampinato, B. Pfannmueller, J. Seeburger, P. Davierwala, J. Garbade, A. Funkat, F. Bakhtiary, F. Mohr.Cardiac Surgery, Leipzig Heart Centre, Leipzig, Germany

6:54 PM Ring-Noose-String Technique Stabilizes Repair in Patients with Functional Mitral Regurgitation: A Single Center Experience
T. Doenst, G. Faerber, H. Kirov.Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena - University Hospital, Jena, Germany

6:00 PM Breakout Session 10: Video Session
Anelechi C. Anyanwu, Mount Sinai Health System, New York, NY, USA
W. Clark Hargrove, Presbyterian Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA

6:00 PM Breakout Session 10: Video Session
6:24 PM Commissural Repair for Rheumatic Mitral Stenosis
Thitipong Tepsuwan Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand

6:48 PM Robotic Mitral Valve Replacement and Septal Myectomy for Hypertrophic Obstructive Cardiomyopathy
Takashi Murashita, Kevin J. Tveter, J. Scott Rankin, Lawrence M. Wei, Vinay Badhwar West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV

6:00 PM Breakout Session 11: Tricuspid Disease - Strategy and Techniques
James S. Gammie, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA

6:00 PM Breakout Session 11: Tricuspid Disease - Strategy and Techniques
Song Wan, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sha Tin, Hong Kong

6:00 PM Dealing with Tricuspid Valve Endocarditis 
Gebrine El Khoury, Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL), Brussels, Belgium

6:10 PM Repair Strategies for Functional TR
Hirokuni Arai, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan

6:20 PM Why We Need a Functional TR Randomized Trial
6:30 PM Randomized Trial of Tricuspid Annuloplasty for Moderate Functional Tricuspid Regurgitation Associated with Mitral Operation
N. W. Foster, M. Ghoreishi, E. D. Zandee van Rilland, P. Stafford, J. Collins, A. Crawford, S. Maghami, R. Quinn, A. Watkins, C. Pasrija, B. Wehman, M. Y. Dawood, B. S. Taylor, B. P. Griffith, J. S. Gammie.Cardiac Surgery, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

6:38 PM Early Results of the Clover Technique for Severe Functional Tricuspid Regurgitation with Leaflet Tethering
Y. Okada, R. Funahashi, T. Takemoto, H. Inanami, T. Muro.Heart Valve Center, Midori Hospital, Kobe, Japan

6:46 PM Recurrent Tricuspid Regurgitation and Right Ventricular Remodeling After Surgery for Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation with or without Tricuspid Valve Repair 
H. Elgharably1, H. Javadikasgari2, M. Koprivanac1, A. M. Lowry2, K. Sato3, E. H. Blackstone2, A. L. Klein3, A. Gillinov1, L. G. Svensson1, J. L. Navia1.1Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, 2Quantitative Health Sciences, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, 3Cardiovascular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

6:54 PM Impact of Tricuspid Annuloplasty Concomitant with Left Heart Surgery on Right Heart Geometry and Function
T. Sakata, K. Mogi, M. Sakurai, A. Nomura, M. Fujii, Y. Takahara.Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Funabashi Municipal Medical Center Heart and Vascular Institute, Chiba, Japan

6:00 PM Breakout Session 12: From Bench to Bedside - Mitral Valve Research
Ralph J. Damiano, Jr., Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, USA

6:00 PM Breakout Session 12: From Bench to Bedside - Mitral Valve Research
Pedro J. del Nido, Children's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA

6:00 PM From Bench to Bedside
Pedro J. del Nido, Children's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA

6:10 PM Combining Basic, Translational, and Clinical Research with a Busy Clinical Practice
Y. Joseph Woo, Stanford University Medical School, Stanford, CA, USA

A Controllable Canine Model of Mitral Regurgitation to Study Mechanical and Electrical Remodeling of the Atria 
C. Ruaengsri, M. R. Schill, T. S. Lancaster, J. W. Greenberg, S. J. Melby, R. B. Schuessler, R. J. Damiano.Cardiothoracic Surgery, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO,
Broken Symmetry of the Mitral Complex in the Normal Adult Human Heart
H. Nagamine, Y. Date, Y. Kato, Y. Kawase.Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Yokohama Sakae Kyosai Hospital, Yokohama, Japan, Yokohama, Japan

Functional and Structural Differences in Left Ventricular Adverse Remodeling in Primary and Secondary Mitral Regurgitation
D. Onohara, D. Espiritu, R. Hernandez-Merlo, V. H. Thourani, E. L. Sarin, R. A. Guyton, M. Padala.Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
Mitralyzer: A New Software tool for Dynamic Mitral Valve Modeling
S. Al-Maisary1, S. Egelhardt2, I. Wolf3, M. Karck1, R. de Simone1.1Heidelberg University Hospital, Heidelberg, Germany, 2German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany, 3Mannheim University of Applied Science, Mannheim, Germany

Day 2, Friday, April 28, 2017

7:00 AM Breakfast Breakout Session 1: Minimal Access Surgery and Abstract Mini-Orals
Ralph J. Damiano, Jr., Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, USA
Jean-François I. Obadia, Hospital Louis Pradel, Lyon, France

7:00 AM Minimal Access Surgery - Which Approach?
Jean-François I. Obadia, Hospital Louis Pradel, Lyon, France

7:10 AM Minimal Access Surgery: My Top Technical Tips
Operative Outcomes of Concomitant Minimally Invasive Mitral and Tricuspid Valve Surgery
A. Kilic, W. Y. Szeto, P. Atluri, M. A. Acker, W. C. Hargrove.University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA,
Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Repair with Fibrillatory Arrest and without Aortic Cross Clamp
P. S. Massimiano1, S. D. Holmes2, A. J. Rongione1, N. Ad2.1Adventist HealthCare, Takoma Park, MD, 2Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, West Virginia University Medicine, Morgantown, WV

Totally Three-Dimensional Endoscopic Mitral Valve Repair
Takahito Yokoyama, Hirokazu Niitsu, Gentaku Hama, Yasuyuki Toyota, Yasutoshi Tsuda
The Effectiveness of Thoracotomy Approach for Multiple Time Reoperations Involving Mitral Valve
J. Yoo1, J. Lim2, S. Ro3, K. Cho1.1Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Sejong General Hospital, Gyeonggi-do, Korea, Republic of, 2Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Soonchunhyang University Bucheon Hospital, Gyeonggi-do, Korea, Republic of, 3Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Hanyang University Guri Hospital, Gyeonggi-do, Korea, Republic of

Mitral Valve Surgery: A Propensity Matched Analysis of Minimally Invasive to Conventional Sternotomy
R. B. Hawkins, J. Mehaffey, J. J. Dahl, S. Kessel, L. T. Yarboro, I. L. Kron, J. A. Kern, G. Ailawadi.Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
Del Nido Versus Blood Cardioplegia in Adult Right Minithoracotomy Cardiac Operations
C. L. Willekes, M. Goehler, J. Parker.Cardiothoracic surgery, Spectrum Health, Grand Rapids, MI

7:00 AM Breakfast Breakout Session 2: Degenerative Disease and Abstract Mini-Orals
Gilles D. Dreyfus, Cardiothoracic Centre of Monaco, Monte Carlo, Monaco
Yukikatsu Okada, Midori Hospital, Kobe, Japan

7:00 AM Breakfast Breakout Session 2: Degenerative Disease and Abstract Mini-Orals
7:00 AM Technical Tips That Simplify Degenerative Valve Repair
7:10 AM Video Tour: Degenerative Valve Repair 
7:20 AM Mitral Valve Repair in Barlow Disease with Bileaflet Prolapse - The Effect Of Annular Stabilization On Functional Mitral Valve Leaflet Prolapse
A. Tomsic, R. J. Klautz, D. D. Bissessar, M. I. Versteegh, Y. L. Hiemstra, N. A. Marsan, M. Palmen.Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, Netherlands

7:25 AM A Simple and Reproducible Option to Address Mitral Commissural Prolapse: Papillary Muscle Repositioning
C. Marcacci1, C. Alexandrescu2, F. Levy2, F. Dulguerov1, E. D. Schouver2, G. D. Dreyfus1.1Cardiac Surgery, Cardio Thoracic Center of Monaco, Monaco, Monaco, 2Cardiology, Cardio Thoracic Center of Monaco, Monaco, Monaco

7:30 AM A Focused Approach can Virtually Eliminate the Incidence of Systolic Anterior Motion After Mitral Valve Repair
M. Pettinari, G. Tamagnini, C. Van Kerrebroeck, R. Dion, H. Gutermann.Ziekenhuis Oost Limburg, Genk, Belgium

7:35 AM Mid-Term Outcome of Butterfly Resection of Prolapsed Posterior Leaflet
T. Kinoshita, T. Asai, T. Suzuki.Shiga Univesity of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan

7:40 AM Mitral Valve Repair in Patients with Complex Fibroelastic Deficiency Characterization and Outcomes
A. G. Pinto1, S. Costanza2, G. Cuerpo1, A. Irabien1, H. Rodriguez-Abella1, A. Pedraz1, M. Ruiz1.1Cardiac Surgery, Hospital Gregorio Marañón, Madrid, Spain, 2Cardiac Surgery, Hospital Madrid Monteprincipe, Madrid, Spain

7:45 AM Mitral Valve Repair Simultaneously with Aortic Root Reimplantation
Y. Okita, H. Tanaka, T. Inoue, H. Takahashi, T. Matsueda, N. Abe, T. Oda.Cardiovascular Surgery, Kobe University, Kobe, Japan

7:50 AM Mitral Valve Repair Using Edge-to-Edge Technique in Various Situations - Implications for MitraClip
F. Ramirez Del Val, J. I. Ejiofor, A. A. Kolkailah, R. Chowdhury, J. Lee, S. McGurk, J. Rawn, S. F. Aranki, M. P. Pelletier, P. S. Shekar, T. Kaneko.Cardiac Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

7:55 AM Long-Term Results of the Edge-to-Edge Repair: Single Center Experience After 15 Years
Antonino S. Rubino1, Leonardo Patanè1, Massimo Di Bartolo1, Alfio Cavallaro1, Sergio Castorina2, Maurizio Gentile1, Carmelo MIgnosa1. 
1Dept. of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery, C.C.D. G.B. Morgagni, Heart Center, Pedara, Italy, 2Department of Biomedical and Biotechnological Siences, Unversity of Catania, Catania, Italy
8:00 AM Effectiveness of Interscallop Indentation Closure in Mitral Valve Repair for Degenerative Mitral Regurgitation
M. Tabata1, H. Nishida2, S. Watanabe1, D. Nakatsuka1, Y. Kawano1, M. Hibino1, S. Takanashi2.1Tokyo Bay Urayasu-Ichikawa Medical Center, Chiba, Japan, 2Sakakibara Heart Institute, Tokyo, Japan

8:05 AM The Impact of Mitral Etiology on Mortality Following Mitral Operations
J. S. Rankin1, M. Grau-Sepulveda2, D. M. Shahian3, A. Gillinov4, R. M. Suri4, J. S. Gammie5, S. F. Bolling6, P. M. McCarthy7, N. Ad1, S. M. O'Brien2, J. P. Jacobs8, V. Badhwar1.1Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, 2Biostatistics, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC, 3Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, 4Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, 5Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, 6Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 7Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, 8Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Johns Hopkins All Children’s Heart Institute, Saint Petersburg, FL

8:10 AM Long-term Results of Valve Repair for Complex Mitral Valve Disease
G. TOUATI1, C. GAUTIER1, J. NADER1, M. BARRY1, Y. BOHBOT2, A. BENAMAR3, F. TROJETTE2, E. LORNE3, C. TRIBOUILLOY2.1Cardiac Surgery, South University Hospital, Amiens, France, 2Cardiology, South University Hospital, Amiens, France, 3Anaesthesiology, South University Hospital, Amiens, France

8:15 AM Revisiting Cooley: Mechanical Mitral Valve Replacement for Hypertrophic Obstructive Cardiomyopathy (HOCM) in 45 Consecutive Patients
B. A. Zwischenberger, J. G. Gaca, D. D. Glower.Cardiothoracic Surgery, Duke University, Durham, NC

7:00 AM Breakfast Breakout Session 3: Novel Approaches and Technologies and Abstract Mini-Orals
Vinod H. Thourani, Emory University Hospital Midtown, Atlanta, GA, USA

7:00 AM Novel Techniques to Treat Tricuspid Valve Regurgitation
7:10 AM Apical Approaches to Degenerative Valve Disease
Neil E. Moat, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, United Kingdom

7:20 AM First-in-Man Experience of a Novel Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve Replacement in a Patient with Severe Tricuspid Valve Regurgitation
J. L. Navia1, S. Kapadia2, A. Krishnaswamy2, L. Rodriguez2, H. Elgharably1, S. Unai1, S. Harb2, D. Hammer2.1Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, 2Cardiovascular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

Percutaneous Increase of Mitral Leaflet Coaptation Length after Mitral Valve Repair: Results from Preclinical Study
P. Tozzi, G. Siniscalchi, E. Ferrari, M. Kirsch, D. Hayoz 

In-vivo Efficacy of an ePTFE Apparatus for Mitral Valve Reconstruction
Surendra K Chawla1, Muralidhar Padala2, Vinod H Thourani2, Robert W M Frater3 1St.Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, CT;2Emory University, Atlanta, GA;3University of Free State, Blomfontein, South Africa

The Durable Retention of a Posterior Leaflet Foldoplasty Clip Following Mitral Valve Repair
I. Wamala1, M. Saeed1, P. Hammer1, D. S. Bautista1, G. Sunil2, N. V. Vasilyev1, P. J. del Nido1.1Cardiac Surgery, Boston Childrens Hospital, Boston, MA, 2Cardiology, Boston Childrens Hospital, Boston, MA

Beating-heart ePTFE Preformed Knot Mitral Valve Repair: Effect on Mitral Annular Geometry
M. N. D'Ambra1, A. Gackowski2, A. Duncan3, J. Rzucidio4, J. Etheridge5, C. Pasrija6, N. Moat7, K. Bartus8, J. Gammie9.1Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, 2Department of  Coronary Disease and Heart Failure,, Andrzej Gackowski, Krakow, Poland, 3Cardiology, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, United Kingdom, 4Noninvasive Cardiovascular Laboratory,, John Paul II Hospital, Krakow, Poland, 5Engineering, Harpoon Medical, INC, Baltimore, MD, 6Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, U Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, 7Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, United Kingdom, 8Cardiothoracic Surgery, Jagiellonian University, John Paul II Hospital, Krakow, Poland, 9Cardiothoracic Surgery, James Gammie, Baltimore, MD

Minimally Invasive MV Repair with Neochord System in Patients With Degenerative Mitral Valve Disease: Mid-term Outcomes and Related Anatomical Predictors 
A. Drasutiene, I. Kazukauskiene, V. Janusauskas, D. Zakarkaite, K. Rucinskas, A. Lipnevicius, A. Aidietis.Vilnius University Hospital Santariskiu clinic, Vilnius, Lithuania

7:00 AM Breakfast Breakout Session 4: Video Abstracts
Anelechi C. Anyanwu, Mount Sinai Health System, New York, NY, USA
Khalil Fattouch, GVM Care and Reaserch, Maria Eleonora Hospital, and University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy

7:00 AM A Simple Repair Technique for Complex Degenerative Mitral Valve Disease
Karen C Nelson, Hoda Javadikasgari, Vivek Srivastava, A Marc Gillinov Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

7:08 AM New Pathology Oriented Repair Technique for Posterior Mitral Leaflet Prolapse: “Mt. Fuji” Repair Technique
Hirokuni Arai, Ryoji Kinoshita, Tatsuki Fujiwara, Eiki Nagaoka, Tsuyoshi Hachimaru, Keiji Oi, Tomohiro Mizuno Tokyo Medical & Dental University, Tokyo, Japan

Non-Resection Repair for Broad Posterior Mitral Leaflet Prolapse with Multiple Neochordal Creations Using Loop-In-Loop Technique
Kazuma Okamoto, Ryo Toma, Shinichi Ijuin, Takuya Misato, Taro Hayashi, Satoshi Tobe Akashi Medical Center, Akashi, Japan

Reconstruction of Calcified intervalvular Fibrosa and Double Valve Replacement Following TAVR 
Ahmed El-Eshmawi1, Dimosthenis Pandis1, Javier Mejia2, David H Adams1, Paul Stelzer1 1mountsinai medical center, new york, NY;2Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, new york, NY

Mitral Valve Repair for Endocarditis: Methods of Repair
Rajdeep S Bilkhu, Vivek Sharma, Rajan Sharma, Venkatachalam Chandrasekaran St George's Hospital, London, United Kingdom

Mitral Endocarditis: Clinical Challenges
Federico Milla Piedmont Heart Institute, Atlanta, GA

Direct Transcatheter Heart Valve Implantation in Rheumatic Calcified Mitral Valve 
Enrico Ferrari, Michele Gallo, Rafael Trunfio, Tiziano M Torre, Giorgio Franciosi, Stefanos Demertzis Cardiocentro Ticino, Lugano, Switzerland

A Novel Right Atrial Approach for Concomitant Tricuspid Annuloplasty at the Time of Robotic Mitral Repair
Ho Jin Kim1, Jae Suk Yoo2, Jae Woong Lim3, Sung-Ho Jung1, Jae Won Lee1 1Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea, Republic of2Sejong General Hospital, Bucheon-si, Korea, Republic of3Soonchunhyang University Bucheon Hospital, Bucheon-si, Korea, Republic of

A Subannular Technique to Correct a Severe IIIb Functional Mitral Regurgitation: Preliminary Results
Evaldas Girdauskas, Eva Harmel, Lenard Conradi, Ullrich Schäfer, Niklas Schofer, Hermann Reichenspurner

8:45 AM Plenary Session 5: Advanced Operative Decision Making in Mitral Valve Surgery
David H. Adams, Mount Sinai Health System, New York, NY, USA
Yutaka Okita, Kobe University, Kobe, Japan

8:45 AM When I Would Not do a Valve Repair on a Potentially Repairable Valve
8:55 AM When I Would Not Implant a Mechanical Valve in a 35-year-old
9:05 AM When I would Not Use a Minimally Invasive Approach for Isolated Mitral Valve Surgery
A. Marc Gillinov, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA

9:15 AM When I Would Not do a Maze Operation in a Patient with Atrial Fibrillation
Ralph J. Damiano, Jr., Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, USA

9:25 AM When I Would Not do a Repair for Severe Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation
9:35 AM When I Would Not Bypass a Stenotic Coronary Artery at the Time of Mitral Surgery
9:45 AM Discussion

10:00 AM Plenary Session 6: Thunder Dome: Functional TR: Should We Repair It?
Joanna Chikwe, Mount Sinai Health System & Stony Brook University, New York, NY, USA

10:00 AM Thunder Dome: Functional TR: Should We Repair It?
David H. Adams, Mount Sinai Health System, New York, NY, USA
Gilles D. Dreyfus, Cardiothoracic Centre of Monaco, Monte Carlo, Monaco

10:30 AM Coffee Break, Visit Exhibits, View ePosters

11:00 AM Expert Technique/Video Session 3: Adult Congenital Surgery
11:00 AM The Cone Repair for Ebstein’s Disease 
11:08 AM Dealing with Complex Atrial Septal Defects
Pedro J. del Nido, Children's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA

11:16 AM Basic Mitral Repair Principles in Adults with Congenital Disease
David H. Adams, Mount Sinai Health System, New York, NY, USA

11:30 AM Plenary Session 7: Dealing with Complications: We ask the Experts
David H. Adams, Mount Sinai Health System, New York, NY, USA
Anelechi C. Anyanwu, Mount Sinai Health System, New York, NY, USA

11:30 AM Plenary Session 7: Dealing with Complications: We ask the Experts
Ralph J. Damiano, Jr., Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, USA

12:30 PM Lunch, Visit Exhibits, View ePosters

12:30 PM Sponsored Lunch Symposium

2:00 PM Breakout Session 13: Barlow's Valve Disease
David H. Adams, Mount Sinai Health System, New York, NY, USA
Angel G. Pinto, Hospital Madrid Monteprincipe, Madrid, Spain

2:00 PM How I Repair Bileaflet Prolapse
2:10 PM How I Repair Bileaflet Prolapse
Gilles D. Dreyfus, Cardiothoracic Centre of Monaco, Monte Carlo, Monaco

2:20 PM Dealing with SAM if it Occurs
2:30 PM Papillary Muscle Shortening for Severe Bileaflet Prolapse from Advanced Barlow Disease: A 15-year Experience
D. H. Drake1, K. G. Zimmerman2, A. M. Hepner2, C. E. Drake3, D. A. Sidebotham4, C. D. Nichols5.1Surgery, Munson Medical Center, Traverse City, MI, 2Cardiology, Munson Medical Center, Traverse City, MI, 3Health Care Policy and Research, University of Colorado, Aurora, CO, 4Cardiothoracic Anesthesia, Auckland City Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand, 5Research, Munson Medical Center, Traverse City, MI

2:00 PM Breakout Session 14: Mitral and Tricuspid Reoperations
Marc R. Moon, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, USA

2:00 PM Basic Principles of Reoperative Mitral Surgery
2:10 PM How to Deal with Recurrent Regurgitation
W. Clark Hargrove, Presbyterian Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA

2:20 PM Percutaneous Alternatives and Hybrid Approaches
Vinnie Bapat, St. Thomas Hospital, London, United Kingdom
Contemporary Outcomes in Reoperative Mitral Valve Surgery
J. H. Mehaffey1, R. B. Hawkins1, S. Schubert1, C. E. Fonner2, L. T. Yarboro1, A. M. Speir3, M. A. Quader4, J. B. Rich2, I. L. Kron1, G. Ailawadi1.1Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, 2Virginia Cardiac Services Quality Inititive, Charlottesville, VA, 3INOVA Heart and Vascular Institute, Falls Church, VA, 4Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA

Redo Mitral Valve Repair Following Failed Initial Repair has Favorable Early Outcomes When Compared to Replacement
A. Kilic, M. Helmers, M. A. Acker, W. C. Hargrove, P. Atluri.University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

2:00 PM Breakout Session 15: Challenging Clinical Cases
A. Marc Gillinov, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA

2:00 PM Challenging Clinical Cases
Song Wan, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sha Tin, Hong Kong
Rare But Real: Takotsubo Syndrome Early After Mitral Valve Surgery
P. Totaro1, C. Pisano2, O. Triolo2, V. Argano2.1Cardio Thoracic Surgery, IRCCS Foundation Hospital San Matteo, Pavia, Italy, 2Cardiac Surgery, University Hospital Palermo, Palermo, Italy

Mitral Valve Repair for Endocarditis Secondary to Mycobacterium Chimaera Infection
Rajdeep S Bilkhu1, Philemon Gukop1, Shady Abdelmoneim1, Vivek Sharma2, Richard Bogle3, Anna Marciniak3, Venkatachalam Chandrasekaran1 1St George's Hospital, London, United Kingdom2St George's Hospital, London, United Kingdom3St George's Hospital, London, United Kingdom

Right Thorocotomy Mitral and Tricuspid Valve Surgery with Repair of Paravalvular Transcatheter Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Paul Weldner1, Arnold Benak1, Esther Shao2, Andrew Craig Eisenhauer3 1Central Maine Medical Center, Lewiston, ME;2Maine Medical Center, Scarborough, ME;3Central Maine Medical Center, Lewiston, ME

Nightmare in the OR: Ultima Ratio Double Tavi-Implantation as a Redo-Open-Surgery
D. Richardt, S. Stock, H. Sievers.University Hospital S-H, Campus Luebeck, Luebeck, Germany

2:48 PM Discussion

2:00 PM Breakout Session 16: Rheumatic Valve Repair
Taweesak Chotivatanapong, Chest Disease Institute, Nonthaburi, Thailand

2:00 PM Basic Principles of Rheumatic Valve Repair
Manuel J. Antunes, University Hospital, Coimbra, Portugal

2:10 PM Rheumatic Repair: What are the Limits?
2:20 PM Rheumatic Mitral Valve Mixed Lesion (MR/MS) - Complete Chordal Resection and Replacement with Artificial Chords
Francisco D Costa INC Cardio, Curitiba, Brazil

2:28 PM Rheumatic Mitral Valve Disease in the Young - The Challenge of Global Surgery Programs
L. Sasson1, L. Kapusta2, A. Tamir1, A. Raucher Sternfeld1, S. Houri1, H. Dekel1, B. Goldman2.1Wolfson Medical Center/Save a Child's Heart, Holon, Israel, 2Save a Child's Heart, Holon, Israel

2:36 PM Extended Commissurotomy for Rheumatic Mitral Stenosis; A Novel Technique to Provide Full Diastolic Opening Even in Advanced Disease: First Report
A. Chandra1, S. Shrivastava1, M. Mishra2, N. Trehan1.1CTVS, Medanta, The Medicity, Gurgaon, Haryana., India, 2CV Anesthesiology, Medanta, The Medicity, Gurgaon, Haryana., India

2:44 PM Mitral Valve Reconstruction in Rheumatic Heart Disease: Predictors Techniques and Result
A. Malhotra1, S. Siddiqui1, V. Wadhawa1, H. Pandya2, P. Garg1, K. Patel1, S. Adalti1, A. Bishnoi1, P. Sharma1.1Cardio Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, U. N. Mehta Institute of Cardiology and Research Center, Ahmedabad, India, 2Research, U. N. Mehta Institute of Cardiology and Research Center, Ahmedabad, India

2:00 PM Breakout Session 17: Minimal Access Surgery: Expert Video Session
2:00 PM Right Minithoracotomy – Direct Vision Mitral Repair
2:08 PM Right Minithoracotomy – Clampless Approach
Niv Ad, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, USA

2:16 PM Right Minithoracotomy – Combined Aortic and Mitral Surgery
Joseph Lamelas, Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center/Texas Heart Institute, Houston, TX, USA

2:24 PM Right Minithoracotomy – Endoscopic Approach
Stephan Jacobs, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany

2:32 PM Robotic Approach
Douglas A. Murphy, Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital, Atlanta, GA, USA

2:48 PM Discussion

2:00 PM Breakout Session 18: Severe Mitral Annular Calcification
2:00 PM Working Around the Calcium
Ahmed El-Eshmawi, Mount Sinai Health System, New York, NY, USA

2:10 PM Surgical Implantation of Transcatheter Valves
Mathew R. Williams, NYU Langone Medical Center, New York, NY, USA

2:20 PM Percutaneous/Transapical Solutions
Vinod H. Thourani, Emory University Hospital Midtown, Atlanta, GA, USA

Mitral Valve Surgery Can Be Safely Performed in the Presence of Significant Mitral Annular Calcification
C. W. Chen, A. M. Acker, J. J. Chung, A. C. Gaffey, W. C. Hargrove, M. A. Acker, P. Atluri. University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

Surgical Implantation of a Transcatheter Aortic Valve in the Mitral Position in the Presence of Mitral Annular Calcification: Single Center Case Series
D. Tabachnick, W. T. Brinkman, H. Neatherlin, W. H. Ryan, S. Sayfo, J. DiMaio, M. Szerlip, K. A. Hutcheson, K. Harrington, P. A. Grayburn, D. L. Brown, M. J. Mack, R. L. Smith II.The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano, Plano, TX

3:00 PM Coffee Break, Visit Exhibits, View ePosters

3:15 PM Expert Technique/Video Session 4: Complex Scenarios
David H. Adams, Mount Sinai Health System, New York, NY, USA

3:15 PM Left Atrial to Apical Bypass for Severe Calcific Mitral Stenosis
3:25 PM When to Use a Patch
David H. Adams, Mount Sinai Health System, New York, NY, USA

3:35 PM Destruction of the Intervalvular Trigone 
3:45 PM Coronary Ischemia after Valve Surgery
Manuel J. Antunes, University Hospital, Coimbra, Portugal

3:55 PM Acute Ventricular Failure after Mitral or Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Anelechi C. Anyanwu, Mount Sinai Health System, New York, NY, USA

4:05 PM Repairing Annular Disruption
Gebrine El Khoury, Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL), Brussels, Belgium

4:15 PM Dealing with Perfusion Catastrophes during Minimal Access or Redo Surgery
4:25 PM

4:45 PM
Discussion

Conclave Adjourns

*Preliminary program subject to change.