Congenital Heart Surgeons Society Conference 2014

Sunday, October 19, 2014


John W. Brown, MD, President
Indianapolis, IN, USA
Richard G. Ohye, M.D., Program Chair
Ann Arbor, MI, USA

Session I: Videos

(5 min video or talk and 10 min discussion)
Moderators: John W. Brown, MD, Indianapolis, IN, USA

V1 Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Reconstruction using a Valved Segment of Cryopreserved Femoral Vein Homograft

Pranava Sinha, Dinghao He, Richard Jonas

Children’s National Health System, Washington, DC

V2 Neonatal Double Switch for Congenitally Corrected Transposition (S,L,L segmental anatomy) with Ebstein’s Anomaly and Bilateral Superior Vena Cavae

Vinod A. Sebastian, Andrea Cooley, Claudio Ramaciotti, Kristine J. Guleserian, Joseph M. Forbess

Childrens Medical Center Dallas, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

V3 Supported Ross Procedure for Aortic Valve Replacement in the Adolescent

James S. Tweddel

Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

V4 Infant Tricuspid Valve Replacement with a Modified Stented Bovine Jugular Vein Conduit

Joshua Leon Hermsen, Lester C. Permut, Tim C. McQuinn, Thomas K. Jones, Jonathan M. Chen, David Michael McMullan

Seattle Children’s Hospital, Seattle, WA

V5 Bicuspidization of a Unicuspid Valve

Nancy Poirier1, Ismail El-Hamamsy2, Jessica Forcillo2, Pierre-Olivier Dionne2

1CHU-ME Ste Justine, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; 2Montreal Heart Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Session II: Basic Science/Translational

(5 min video or talk and 10 min discussion)

Moderator: Jeffrey Jacobs, MD, St. Petersburg, FL USA

A1 Resident Cardiac Stem Cells Enhance the Right Ventricle Function in a Swine Model of Pressure Induced Right Ventricle Dysfunction

Sunjay Kaushal, Brody Wehman

University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD

Invited Discussant: John E. Mayer, MD

A2 Hemodynamics After Stage 2 Single Ventricle Palliation are Determined by Patient Characteristics Not Surgical Strategy: a Patient-Specific Multiscale Computational Study

Catriona Baker1, Ethan Kung2, Chiara Corsini3, Giovanni Biglino1; Gregory Arbia4, Alison Marsden3, Irene Vignon-Clementel4, Giancarlo Pennati3, Francesco Migliavacca3, Silvia Schievano1, Anthony Hlavacek5, Adam Dorfman6, T-Y Hsia1

1Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, UK; 2University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA; 3Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy; 4INRIA, Paris, France; 5Medical Univ of South Carolina, Charleston, SC; 6University of Michigan Medical Sch, Ann Arbor, MI
Invited Discussant: Eric J. Devaney

A3 Tissue Engineering of the Right Heart Outflow Tract by a Biofunctionalized Bioresorbable Polymeric Valved TUBE: Preliminary Results of the TEH-TUBE Program

David Kalfa1, 2, Gareth Williams3, Pierre Pouponneau4, Margaux Pontailler1, Bilal Ahmad3, Valérie Vanneaux5, Jerome Larghero5, Emile Bacha1, Philippe Menasché2,6

1Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital of New York -New York Presbyterian, Columbia University Medical Center, Department of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, New York, USA; Columbia University, New York, USA; 2INSERM U970, PARCC & Laboratoire de Recherches Biochirurgicales, Hôpital Européen Georges Pompidou, Paris, France; 3UCL School of Pharmacy, Department of Electrospinning, University College London, London, United Kingdom; 4Statice Innovation, Inc, Besançon, France; 5APHP, Hôpital Saint-Louis, Laboratory of Cell Therapy; University Paris Diderot, Paris, France; 6AP-HP, Hôpital Européen Georges Pompidou, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Paris, France

Invited Discussant: Toshiharu Shinoka, MD

A4 Growth and Function of a Novel Bio-Engineered Tricuspid Valve in a Growing Ovine Model: Results from a Pre Clinical Study

Farhan Zafar, Richard S. Baker, David L. S. Morales

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH

Invited Discussant: Patrick McConnell, MD

A5 Wave Intensity Analysis to Unravel Unnatural Ventriculo-Arterial Interactions in Palliated Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome

Giovanni Biglino1,2, Alessandro Giardini2, Hopewell N. Ntsinjana1,2, Silvia Schievano1,2, Tain-Yen Hsia2 and Andrew M. Taylor1,2

1Centre for Cardiovascular Imaging, UCL Institute for Cardiovascular Science, London, UK; 2Cardiorespiratory Unit, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK

Invited Discussant: William M. DeCampli, MD

A6 Newly Created Animal Model of Fontan Anatomy and Physiology with Hepatic Vein Exclusion: A Possible Means for Hepatic Preservation in Single Ventricle Heart Disease

Brian Kogon, Michael McConnell, Wendy Book

Emory University, Atlanta, GA

Invited Discussant: Christian Pizarro

Pizza Dinner & Poster Session

P1 Surgical Outcome After Repair of Supravalvar Pulmonary Stenosis Associated with Elastin Arteriopathy

Ed Peng, David N. Campbell, James Jagger, Max B. Mitchell

Children’s Hospital of Colorado, Aurora, CO

P2 A Contemporary, Single Institutional Experience of Surgical Versus Expectant Management of Congenital Heart Disease in Trisomy 18/13 Patients

John P. Costello1,2, Allison Weiderhold1, Clauden Louis1, Conner Shaughnessy1, Syed M. Peer1, David Zurakowski3, Richard A. Jonas1, Dilip S. Nath1

1Children’s National Health System, Washington, DC; 2Medstar Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC; 3Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

P3 Realistic Simulation of Exercise Physiology in Fontan Patients

Ethan Kung1, Allessandro Giardini2, T-Y Hsia2, Alison Marsden1, MOCHA Investigators2

1UCSD, La Jolla, CA; 2Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, United Kingdom

P4 Midterm Outcomes of Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting in Infants and Children

Mark Ruzmetov, Dale Geiss, Karl F. Welke, Randall S. Fortuna

Children’s Hospital of Illinois, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, Peoria, IL

P5 An In Vitro model of the Stage 1 Norwood Circulation for Assessment of Surgical Strategies and Postoperative Hemodynamics

Tianqi Hang1, Alessandro Giardini2, T-Y Hsia2, Richard Figliola1

1Clemson University, Clemson, SC; 2Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, United Kingdom

P6 Do Children Undergoing Open Heart Surgery Routinely Require Blood Products?

Hideyuki Kato, Victoria J. Harris, Andrew Campbell, Sanjiv K. Gandhi

BC Children’s Hospital, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

P7 Preoperative Assessment Using 3-D Models Improves Surgical Planning for Patients with Complex Congenital Cardiac Defects

Matthew Bramlet, Randall Fortuna, Karl Welke

Children’s Hospital of Illinois, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria, Peoria, IL

P8 Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenator Support in Patients with Aorto-Pulmonary Shunts

Phil Botha, Michael Wolf, Shrinivas Deshpande, Michael Heard, Bahaaldin Alsoufi, Brian Kogon, Kirk R. Kanter

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA

P9 Cardiopulmonary Bypass Strategies to Optimize Renal Function after Cardiac Surgery in Neonates and Young Infants

Christopher J. Knott-Craig, TK Susheel Kumar

Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital, Memphis, TN

P10 Profound Cytokine Removal with Ultrafiltration and Modified Ultrafiltration during Surgical Repair of Congenital Heart Disease

Alistair Phillips1, Shelley Xue2, Vincent Olshove1

1Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Beverly Hills, CA; 2Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, OH

P11 D-Transposition of the Great Arteries with Ventricular Septal Defect and Left Ventricular Outflow Tract Obstruction (D-TGA/VSD/LVOTO): A Survey of Perceptions, Preferences, and Experience

Mohammed Al Jughiman1, Maryam Al Omair2, Glen Van Arsdell2, Victor Morell3, Marshall Jacobs4

1University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada; 2Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada; 3Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA; 4John Hopkins School of Medicine, Newtown Square, PA

P12 Long-term Causes of Death Following Complete Repair of TAPVC: Linking the Pediatric Cardiac Care Consortium (PCCC) to the National Death Index (NDI)

James D. St. Louis

University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Session III: Abstracts

(5 min video or talk and 10 min discussion)

Moderator: James Jaggers, Denver, CO, USA

A7 Assessing the Hemodynamic and Physiology Effects of Tricuspid Regurgitation in Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome

Cartriona Baker1, Chiara Corsini2, Giancarlo Pennati2, Francesco Migliavacca2, T-Y Hsia1

1Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, UK; 2Politechnico di Milano, Milan, Italy

A8 The Relative Effects of Institutional and Surgeon Volumes on Outcomes and Resource Utilization for Neonates Undergoing Single Ventricles Palliation

Brett R. Anderson1, Adam J. Ciarleglio2, David J. Cohen3, Sara K. Pasquali4, Matthew Hall5, Wyman W. Lai1, Sherry A. Glied6, Emile A. Bacha1

1NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital, New York, NY; 2New York University, New York, NY; 3Saint Luke’s Mid American Heart Institute, Kansas City, MO; 4University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital, Ann Arbor, MI; 5Child Health Corporation of America; Shawnee Mission, KS; 6Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, New York, NY

A9 Long-term Outcomes After the Ross Procedure in Children Vary by Age at Operation

Jennifer S. Nelson, Clayton N. Pratt, Sara K. Pasquali, Janet E. Donohue, Sunkyung Yu, Richard G. Ohye, Edward L. Bove, Jennifer C. Hirsch-Romano

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

A10 The Valved Polytetrafluoroethylene Conduits; Clinical Experience and Mechanical Properties of Bulging Sinuses

Takeshi Shinkawa1, Fumiya Watanabe2, Takako Miyazaki3, Masaaki Yamagishi3, Michiaki Imamura1

1Arkansas Children’s Hospital, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR; 2University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Little Rock, AR; 3Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan

A11 “Hybrid-type” Alternatives to Norwood May Not Be the Lowest-Risk Solution for HLHS

Travis Wilder

CHSS Data Center, Toronto, ON, Canada

A12 20 Years Experience with Fontan Operation in a Single-Center: Outcome in 340 Consecutive Patients

Marcelo Biscegli Jatene, Leonardo Miana, Carla Tanamati, Luiz Fernando Caneo, Juliano Gomes Penha, Miguel Barbero Marcial

Heart Institute, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Monday, October 20th, 2014

Welcome & Introduction of the CHSS President

Richard G. Ohye, M.D., Program Chair

Ann Arbor, MI, USA

Presidential Address

John W. Brown, MD, CHSS President

Indianapolis, IN, USA

Scientific Session IV

(15 presentations – 5 min talk and 10 min discussion)

Moderators: Richard G. Ohye, MD, Ann Arbor, MI, USA

Joseph Dearani, MD, Rochester, MN, USA

~ John A. Hawkins Top Scoring Abstract Award ~

A13 Variation in Outcomes for Risk-Adjusted Pediatric and Congenital Cardiac Operations: An Analysis of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) Congenital Heart Surgery Database

Jeffrey P. Jacobs1, Sean M. O’Brien2, Sara K. Pasquali3, J. William Gaynor4, Tara Karamlou5, Karl F. Welke6, Giovanni Filardo7, Jane M. Han8, David M. Shahian9, Marshall L. Jacobs10

1Johns Hopkins All Children’s Heart Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Saint Petersburg, FL; 2Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC; 3C. S. Mott Children’s Hospital, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; 4Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA; 5Benioff Children’s Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA; 6Children’s Hospital of Illinois, Peoria, IL; 7Baylor Health Care System, Institute for Health Care Research and Improvement, Dallas, TX; 8The Society of Thoracic Surgeons, Chicago, IL; 9Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; 10Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

A14 Simplified Mitral Valve Repair in Pediatric Patients with Connective Tissue Disorders

Luca A. Vricella1, William A. Ravekes1, Eloisa Arbustini2, Robert J. Jaquiss3, Constantine Mavroudis1, Duke E. Cameron1

1The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD; 2IRCCS San Matteo Hospital, Pavia, Italy; 3Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC

A15 “Failed Fontan” Failures

Carl L. Backer1, Constantine Mavroudis2

1Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, Chicago, IL; 2Florida Hospital for Children, Orlando, FL

A16 What To Do For the Failing Mustard?

Edward Hickey1, Travis Wilder1, Lucy Roche2, Yaroslavna Nosikova1, Gail Williams1, Glen Van Arsdell1, Christopher Caldarone1, William G. Williams1

1The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; 2Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

A17 Study of a Chronic Cavopulmonary Assist Device for Fontan Failure and Attrition

Anna-Elodie M. Kerlo1, Yann T. Delorme2, John W. Brown1, Steven H. Frankel2, Mark D. Rodefeld1

1 Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA; 2 Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel

A18 Small Weight At Time of Initial Surgery is Associated With Worse Early and Late Outcomes of Multi-Stage Palliation of Single Ventricle Patients

Bahaaldin Alsoufi, Brian Kogon, Kevin Maher, William Border, Chris Petit, William Mahle, Kirk Kanter

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

Scientific Session V: CHSS Data Center Report

Moderators: William DeCampli, MD – CHSS Data Center

Marshall Jacobs, MD – CHSS Research Committee Chair

Member Business Meeting and Report of the President

John W. Brown, MD, President

James S. Tweddell, MD, Secretary-Treasurer

STS Congenital Heart Surgery Database

Jeffrey Jacobs, MD

Saint Petersburg, FL, USA

Keynote Lecture – The History of the Congenital Heart Surgeon’s Society

Gus Mavroudis, MD, Orlando, FL, USA

CHSS Historian

Scientific Session VI

(5 min talk and 10 min discussion)

Moderator: Harold Burkhart, MD, Oklahoma City, OK, USA

A19 Early Outcomes of Pulmonary Valve Replacement with the Mitroflow Bovine Pericardial Bioprosthesis

Joseph B. Clark1, Sarah A. Schubert2, John L. Myers1

1Penn State University, Hershey, PA; 2University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

A20 Tetralogy of Fallot – Long-Term Follow-Up Study: Does Annulus Preservation Allow Less Dilatation of the Right Ventricle and Better Exercise Tolerance than Transannular Patch Repair in Patients with Equivalent Anatomy?

Prisca Pondorfer, Luc Mertens, Lars Grosse-Wortmann, Brian McCrindle, Barbara Cifra, Yaroslavna Nosikova, Devin Chetan, Cedric Manlhiot, David Ashburn, Glen Van Arsdell

Sickkids Hospital Toronto, Toronto, ON

A21 Prophylactic Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter Does Not Decrease Time to Achieve a Negative Fluid Balance After the Norwood Procedure

Lindsay M Ryerson1, Andrew S Mackie1, Joseph Atallah1, Ari R Joffe1, Ivan M Rebeyka2, David B Ross2, Ian Adatia1

1Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada; 2Department of Surgery, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada

A22 Contemporary Outcomes of Surgical Repair of Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Connection in Patients with Heterotaxy Syndrome: An Analysis of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) Congenital Heart Surgery Database

Muhammad S. Khan1, Roosevelt Bryant III1, Sunghee Kim2, Kevin D. Hill2, Jeffrey P. Jacobs2, Marshall L. Jacobs2, Sara K. Pasquali2, David L. S. Morales1

1Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH; 2Duke Clinical Research Institute Durham, NC

A23 Late Outcomes of Infants Supported by Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Following the Norwood Operation

Bahaaldin Alsoufi, Brian Kogon, Kirk Kanter, Phil Botha

Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

A24 The Impact of Intrauterine Growth Restriction on Outcomes of Congenital Heart Surgery

Ryan Graff, Nancy S. Ghanayem, Michael E. Mitchell, James S. Tweddell, Ronald K. Woods

Medical College of Wisconsin, Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

Concluding Remarks

Marshall Jacobs, MD

CHSS President-Elect, Baltimore, MD, USA