World Congress of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery – 2017

WCPCCS 2017 Oral Presentations Schedule

17 July 2017, Monday – Surgery Abstract Session

O2556 – Continous Metabolic Monitoring Allows Tapering of Normothermic and Hypothermic Cardiopulmonary Bypass During Open-Heart Repair in Infancy
Riccardo Giuseppe Abbasciano, Italy

O2042 – Successful Management Strategies for the High Risk Fontan in the Setting of Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome
Safak Alpat, UK

O1734 – Timing of Elective Bidirectional Glenn Shunt: Is Early Better?
Lauren Kane, US

O2638 – Is Bilateral Glenn a Risk Factor Prior to Fontan Completion?
Eitan Keizman, Israel

O1172 – Diamond Shape Anterior Leaflet Reconstruction for Severe Mitral Regurgitation
Juan R. Leon Wyss, Dominican Republic

O2145 – Clinical Outcome Of Contemporary Extracardiac Conduit Total Cavopulmonary Connection: A 15-Year Single-Center Experience
Lu Rui, China

O2093 – Risk for and Outcomes of Peri-Operative Stroke Associated with the Fontan Procedure
Billie-Jean Martin, Canada

O2259 – Early Outcome of Fontan Operation Based on Age: Experience of Tertiary Cardiovascular Care in Indonesia
Maha fitra Nasiruddin, Indonesia

O2320 – Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Connection: Improved Early Outcomes with an Alternate Management Strategy
Kuntal Roy Chowdhuri, India

O3025 – Is There any Adverse Effect After Systemic – To-Pulmonary Artery Shunt in Patients with Biventricular Circulation? :24 Years – Experience at Okayama University
Shunji Sano, US

O2109 – Augmentation of the Pulmonary Arteries is not Associated with Worse Longer-Term Outcome: A Propensity Matched Analysis from the Australıa and New Zealand Fontan Registry
Lauren Shearer, Australia

O1247 – Minimally Invasive Off-Pump Transthoracic Device Closure of Isolated Ventricular Septal Defect: 10-Year Experience
Qin Wu, China

17 July 2017, Monday – Electrophysiology: Neonatal Electrophysiology Potpourri & EP Abstract Session

O2658 – Electro-Mechanical Dysfunction in Tuberous Sclerosis Complex: Role for Arrhythmogenic Risk Prediction and Treatment Options
Carles Bautista, Spain

O2730 – Comparative Analysis Between Electro and Echocardiographic Findings of Poor Prognosis After Total Correction for Tetralogy of Fallot
Raimundo Amorim Junior, Brazil

O2406 – Risk Stratification for Arrhythmias in Pediatric Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
Emanuel Kaltenecker, Germany

O2053 – Clinical and Hemodynamic Associations in Infants, Toddlers and Preschool Children
Igor Kovalev, Russia

O2456 – Cardiac Rhythm Disturbances in Heterotaxy Syndrome
Yui Nishikawa, Japan


O1433 – Transcatheter Closure of Patent Ductus Arteriosus Under Echocardiographic Guidance
Jassim Abdulhamed, Saudi Arabia

O2522 – Radiation in Congenital Cardiac Interventions: Eleven Years of Experience in a Tertiary Centre
Srinivas Ananth Narayan, UK
O2110 – Transcatheter Closure of the Patent Ductus Arteriosus in Premature Infants is an Effective Alternative to Video Assisted Thorascopic Surgical Closure
John Breinholt, US

O2568 – Andrastent Xl Implantation for the Treatment of Coarctation of the Aorta: Immediate and Midterm Results
Orhan Bulut, Turkey

O2156 – Cheatham-Platinum Covered Stent in Aortic Coarctation: 13-Years Single Center Experience and Follow-Up
Gianfranco Butera, Italy

O2359 – Transcatheter Closure of Coronary Artery Fistulas; Single Center Experience in 9 Years Period
Ahmet Celebi, Turkey

17 July 2017, Monday – Adult Congenital Heart Disease: The Fontan Disease Session

O1309 – Congenital Heart Disease and Risk of Infections in the Central Nervous System
Carina Bagge, Denmark

O1751 – Management Errors in Adults with Congenital Heart Disease – Prevalence, Sources and Consequences
Rachael Cordina, Australia

O1502 – Expectations for Survival and Complications for Fontan Patients Who Transition to Adult Chd Care
Mark Dennis, Australia

O1571 – Myocardial Perfusion Abnormality by SPECT Imaging Correlates with Ventricular Mechano-Electrical Property in Adult with Congenital Heart Disease Mitsuhiro Fujino, Japan

O2924 – Systolic Blood Pressure Response and Arrhythmia During Exercise Predict Pregnancy Outcome in Women with Congenital Heart Disease
Midori Fukuyama, Japan

O1582 – Familial Co-Occurrence of Congenital Heart Defects Follows Distinct Patterns
Sabrina Gade Ellesoe, Denmark

17 July 2017, Monday – Arrhythmias in Adult Congenital Heart Disease Session

O2845 – Peri-Operative Management of Heart Transplantation in Adult Failing Fontan Patients
Andras Kelecsenyi, UK

O2043 – Burden of, and Risk Factors for Acute Kidney Injury in Adults with Congenital Heart Disease Undergoing Cardiac Surgery
Rohit Loomba, US

O1351 – Surgical Strategies of Pulmonary Valve Replacement as Re-Do Procedure in Patients with Congenital Heart Disease
Sabrina Lueck, Germany

O2215 – Incidence and 30-Day Mortality of Pneumonia-Related Hospitalization in Congenital Heart Disease Adults Compared with the General Population: A Nationwide Cohort Study
Nicolas Madsen, US

18 July 2017, Tuesday – Imaging Abstract Session

O1217 – Monitoring the Development of Right Ventricular Heart Failure Using Hyperpolarised 13C Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Peter Agger, Denmark

O2026 – Risk of Cardiac Tachyarrhythmias and Sudden Cardiac Death in Patients with Repaired Tetralogy of Fallot: A Cardiac MRI Based Study
Niek Beurskens, The Netherlands

O2224 – Roles of Pressure and Volume Load on Natural Progression of Right Ventricular Dilation and Reverse Remodeling After Pulmonary Valve Replacement in Patients with Repaired Tetralogy of Fallot: A Serial Follow-Up Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Study
Chun-An Chen, Taiwan

O1386 – Evolutive Echocardiographic Assessment of the Right Ventricular Function in Paediatric Patients with Repaired Tetralogy of Fallot: Myocardial Fibrosis at the Time of Repair Has Late Impact on the Diastolic Function and on the Indexes of Myocardial Deformation
Castro Claudia RP, Brazil

O1860 – Echocardiographic Accuracy Detection of Coronary Pattern in D-Transposition of the Great Arteries: A Never Described New Pattern in Our 10-Years’ Single Center Experience
Alessia Del Pasqua, Italy

O1526 – Congenital Heart Defects in Nigerian Children: Preliminary Data from the National Paediatric Cardiac Register
Ekanem Ekure, Nigeria

O2531 – Cardiac Output Distribution in the Fetus with Coarctation
Max E Godfrey, Israel

O2835 – Tricuspid Valve Rotation Angle (Tvra) Predicts The Success of Cone-Type Reconstruction for Ebstein’s Anomaly; Novel Approach Using Cardiac MRI Marina Hughes, UK

O2309 – Myocardial Contractile Reserve and Coronary Flow Reserve Following Arterial Switch Operation for Tga: Regressed and Preserved Lv
Rajat Kalra, India

O1052 – Quantification of Blood Flow by Automated Three-Dimensional Real-Time Volume Colour-Flow Doppler Echocardiography in Pediatric Atrial Septal Defects
Atsuko Kato, Canada

O1331 – Increased Wave Reflection Indices in Young Adults Following End-To-End Coarctation Repair Compared with Subclavian Flap Repair
Remi Kowalski, Australia

O1867 – Routine Coronary CT Angiography in Young Adults with Transposition of the Great Arteries After the Arterial Switch Operation – Is This an Option or Should It Be Mandatory?
Krzysztof Michalak, Poland

18 July 2017, Tuesday – Intensive Care Abstract Session

O1359 – Development and Implementation of Inpatient Goal-Driven Clinical Pathways for Congenital Heart Surgery Patients
Amy Donnellan, US

O1145 – Risk Stratification of Premature Babies with Congenital Cardiac Disease
Ioana Dumitrascu-Biris, UK

O2694 – Use of Near Infrared Spectroscopy to Predict Extubation Outcomes in Neonates After Cardiac Surgery
Eleanor A. Gradidge, US

O1187 – Effect of Guidelines Based Management on the Early Post-Operative Outcome After Blalock- Tausing Shunt
Sameh Ismail, Saudi Arabia

O1311 – Risk Factors for, and Burden of, Acute Kidney Injury in Children Undergoing Cardiac Surgery for Congenital Heart Disease
Rohit Loomba, US

O1458 – Multicenter Validation of the Vasoactive-Ventilation-Renal Score as a Predictor of Prolonged Mechanical Ventilation After Neonatal Cardiac Surgery
Christopher W Mastropietro, US

18 July 2017, Tuesday – Ambulatory Abstract Session

O2314 – Primary Congenital Anomalies of Coronary Arteries in Children and Adolescents
Dimpna C Albert, Spain

O1638 – Extending Paediatric Cardiovascular Care to Gulu Regional Referral Hospital in Uganda: Challenges and Opportunities in a Four-Year Experience
Twalib Aliku, Uganda

O1788 – Analysing Current Practice in the Assessment of Paediatric Chest Pain
Tara Barucha, UK

O2657 – Relationship of Ambulatory Blood Pressure with Left Ventricular Global Longitudinal
Strain Carles Bautista, Spain

O2312 – Impact of Congenital Heart Surgery on Quality of Life in Infants (1-24 Months): A Prospective Study
Bhavik Champaneri, India

O2465 – Newborn Wellness Screen: Modified Newborn Pulse Oximetry Screening for Out of Hospital Births
Devyani Chowdhury, US

O2497 – Correlation of N-Terminal Pro-Brain Natriuretic Peptide with Myocardial Function and Electrocardiographic Parameters in Kawasaki Disease
Laurent Desjardins, Canada

O1319 – Improving Patient Access and Satisfaction with Independent Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Cardiology Clinics
Julianne Evangelista, US

O1101 – Comparison of Initial Therapy of Intravenous Immunoglobulin Versus Intravenous Immunoglobulin Plus Infliximab in Kawasaki Disease Patients Presenting with Coronary Artery Lesions
Pei-Ni Jone, US

O2038- Effectiveness and Safety of Statin Therapy in Childen: A Real-World Clinical Practice Experience
Rae-Ellen Kavey, US

O2084 – Right Ventricular Dysfunction and Exercise Intolerance in Patients with Moderate or Severe Pulmonary Regurgitation in Patients Without Tetralogy of Fallot. Are They the Same as Tetralogy of Fallot?
Guillermo Larios, Canada

O2999 – Children with Congenital Heart Disease (Chd): Are They Safe to Fly?
Nitha Naqvi, UK

18 July 2017, Tuesday – Surgery Abstract Session

O2895 – Tetralogy of Fallot: Incidence And Timing of Pulmonary Valve Replacement After Initial Repair
Carl Backer, US

O2762 – Aortic Valve Reconstruction with the Ozaki Procedure in Pediatric Patients: Early Outcomes in 21 Patients
Christopher Baird, US

O1971 – Arterial Switch Operation for Transposition of Great Arteries with Intact Ventricular Septum: Results of Late Primary Repair
Domenica Paola Basile, Italy

O1153 – Surgical Technique for Adult Coartation Repair: Twenty Years Single Institution Experience
Kirsten Finucane, New Zealand

O2929 – Surgery on Dilated Aorta Associated with Connective Tissue Disease or Inflammatory Vasculitis in Children and Adolescent Patients
Jae Gun Kwak, South Korea

O1078 – Comparison of Left Ventricular Re-Training in Dextro- and Levo-Transposition of the Great Arteries
Richard Mainwaring, US

O2499 – Left Ventricle Retrainning of D-Transposıtıon of Great Arterıes in the Third World. The Bucaramanga Experience
Sara E Mendoza, Colombia

O1866 – Isolated vs Complex Transposition of the Great Arteries – Is There Still a Difference in Postoperative Prognosis?
Krzysztof Michalak, Poland

O2602 – Intraoperative Revision During Arterial Switch Operation in the Current Era
Yuki Nakamura, US

O2153 – Mid-Term Outcomes of Aortic Arch Reconstruction in Newborns and Infants: A 5- Year Experıence from a Start-Up Congenital Heart Surgery Program
Ismihan Selen Onan, Turkey

O1724 – The Ross Operation in Children: A Twenty-Year, Single-Institution Experience in Argentina
Gladys Salgado, Argentina

O2160 – Long-Term Results After Surgical Repair of AVSD Over 30 Years` Period At a Single Centre Institution
Anastasia Schleiger, Germany

18 July 2017, Tuesday – Interventional Cardiology Abstract Session

O2351 – Percutaneous Pulmonary Valve Implantation with SAPIEN Valves in Native and Large RVOT; Early and Mid-Term Results
Ahmet Celebi, Turkey

O1852 – Prospective Study on Patent Ductus Arteriosus Stenting in Cyanotic Congenital Heart Disease with Ductus Related Branch Pulmonary Artery Stenosis
Marhisham Che Mood, Malaysia

O2897 – Single Center Experience of 65 Fetal Aortic Balloon Valvuloplasty
Joanna Dangel, Poland

O1907 – Evaluation of Central Pulmonary Arteries Growth Following PDA Stenting in Patients with Duct Dependent Pulmonary Circulation
Hala ElMarsafawy, Egypt

O2875 – Perimembranous Ventricular Septal Defect Device Closure: Choosing Between ADOI and ADOII
Amal El-Sisi, Egypt

O2076 – Percutaneous Closure Of Atrial Septal Defect Using Nit¬Occlud® Asd¬R: Longterm Results
Alexandra Heath, Bolivia

18 July 2017, Tuesday – Adult Congenital Heart Disease Abstract Session

O2459 – Indications and Midterm Outcomes of Geriatric Congenital Cardiac Surgery: A Multicenter Study
Amine Mazine, Canada

O1596 – The Lymphatic Morphology and Function in Fontan Operated Patients
Sheyanth Mohanakumar, Denmark

O1148 – Physical Activity Assessment in Patients with Congenital Heart Disease and Associations to Exercise Capacity and Health-Related Quality of Life
Jan Müller, Germany

O1339 – Abnormal Plasma Lipid Profile is Associated with Poor Prognosis in Fontan Patients
Hideo Ohuchi, Japan

O1944 – The Impact of Post-Operative Acute Kidney Injury Following Fontan Conversion Surgery
Sheetal R. Patel, US

O2766 – Quality of Life And Exercise Capacity in Congenital Heart Disease Patients with Prosthetic Heart Valves
Hanna Pragt, The Netherlands

O2475 – Pattern of Cyanotic Congenital Heart Disease in Adults at Tertiery Cardiovascular Center in Indonesia
Dina Roeswita, Indonesia

O2521 – Challenges in Surgical Correction of Adult Tetralogy of Fallot : Outcomes with Targeted Care
Kuntal Roy Chowdhuri, India

O1543 – Vortex Flow in the Right Atrium Surrogates Supraventricular Arrhythmia and Thrombus After Atrio-Pulmonary Connection Type Fontan Operation: A Novel Method of Vortex Flow Analysis Using Conventional Cine Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Yumi Shiina, Japan

O2285 – Solid Neoplasms in Fontan Patients: Report of Ten Cases in a Single Center
Mi Kyoung Song, South Korea

O1393 – Serum Carbohydrate Antigen-125 Level Predicts Future Cardiovascular Events in Patients with Fontan Circulation
Tatsunori Takahashi, Japan

O1505 – Arrhythmias and Special Electrophysiological Characteristics in Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries
Wei-Chieh Tseng, Taiwan

18 July 2017, Tuesday – Ambulatory Session

O1881 – Maternal Opioid-Agonist Therapy and Risk of Congenital Heart Disease in the Fetus
Sharon E. OBrien, US

O1931 – Effects of US State Newborn Critical Congenital Heart Disease Screening Policies on Infant Cardiac Deaths
Matthew Oster, US

O1228 – Influence of Cardiac Intervention on Neurodevelopment in Young Children with Congenital Heart Disease in Central South Africa: Three-Month and Six-Month Outcomes
Robyn Smith, South Africa

O2725 – Cardiac Disease in Pediatric Patients Presenting to Cardiology Department with Chest Pain
Tayfun Ucar, Turkey

O1679 – Promoting Physical Activity to Children with Congenital Heart Defects: Identifying Important Knowledge Translation Gaps
Derek Wong, Canada

O2102 – State of the Art Clinical Care of the Fontan Circulation – A Multi-Institutional Survey of Practice Variability in Identified Fontan Programs Across the United States
Adel Younoszai, US

O1889 – Epidemiology and Risk Factors for Coronary Artery Lesions in Children with Incomplete Kawasaki Disease in Shanghai from 2008 through 2012
Fang Liu, China

18 July 2017, Tuesday – PAH : Understanding PAH & Abstract Session

O1287 – A Reversible and Irreversible Response to Haemodynamic Unloading in Flow-Induced Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension. – Identification of the Point of No Return in Pulmonary Vascular Disease
Diederik van der Feen, Netherlands

O1308 – Macitentan Versus Standard of Care in Delaying Disease Progression in Children with Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: The Tomorrow Study Design
Maurice Beghetti, Switzerland

O1841 – Effect of Mir-29b on the Proliferation and Apoptosis of Pulmonary Artery Smooth Muscle Cells by Targeting CCND2 and Mcl-1
Juan Chen, China

O2039 – Potts Shunt Results Improves Right Ventricular Function in Patients with Suprasystemic Pulmonary Hypertension
Manish Aggarwal, US

O2622 – Early Results and Long-Term Follow-Up: Double Patch Flap Valve VSD Closure in Patients with Pulmonary Hypertension and Elevated Pulmonary Vascular Resistance
William Novick, US

O2778 – Right Atrial Function in Children with Pulmonary Hypertension
Karun Vadlamudi, Canada

19 July 2017, Wednesday – Humanitarian Abstract Session

O1500 – Global Burden of Congenital Heart Disease
Meghan Zimmerman, US

O1227 – The Humanitarian Footprint. Contributions of Global Pediatric Cardiac Surgery to the Human Development Index of Low and Middle Income Countries
Marcelo Cardarelli, US

O1739 – Humanitarian Model to Rescue the Invisible Child: Free Cardiac Care for Congenital Heart Disease in India
Ashish Katewa, India

O2273 – Successful Model of a Sustainable Program for Low Income Pediatric Children with Congenital Heart Diseases in Developing Countries
Néstor Fernando Sandoval Reyes, Colombia

O2299 – Performance of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Centers: a National Effort to reduce the gaps of burden of congenital heart disease in Colombia
Néstor Fernando Sandoval Reyes, Colombia

19 July 2017, Wednesday – Anesthesia Session

O1999 – Baseline MA-FF, FLEV, and Fibrinogen Levels in Neonates, Infants, and Children with Congenital Heart Defects
Michelle DaCosta, US

O1863 – Outcomes of Children with Congenital Heart Disease Undergoing Bypass Surgery by Route of Tracheal Intubation in the United States: An Analysis of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons Congenital Heart Surgery Database
Nathaniel Greene, US

O1110 – Preoperative Nutritional Deficits Worsen Outcomes Following Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
Faith Ross, US

O2401 – Double Blind Randomized Placebo-Controlled Trial Comparing the Effects of AntiThrombin vs Placebo on the Coagulation System in Infants with Anti-Thrombin Deficiency Undergoing Congenital Cardiac Surgery
Rebecca Scholl, US

O2207 – Anesthetic Management of Abo-Incompatible Pediatric Orthotopic Heart Transplant: a Case Series
Theodora Wingert, US

19 July 2017, Wednesday – Rheumatic: Oral Abstracts and Keynote Address Session

O2263 – The Utility of Highly Abbreviated Echocardiographic Protocol for Detection of Rheumatic Heart Disease: A Prospective Population Based Study in Timor-Leste
Kim Davies, Australia

O2425 – Echocariographic Screening For Rheumatic Heart Disease In 4515 Sudanese Scholars: Evidence Of Health Inequity
Sara Domi, Sudan

O1244 – Economic Load of Penicillin Prophylaxis on Families of Rheumatic Heart Disease Patients: Results from a Pediatric Rhd Registry in India Anita Saxena, India

O1245 – Changing the Rheumatic Heart Disease Experience for Children in Uganda: The Impact of a Pediatric Support Group
Amy Scheel, US

O2036 – The Diagnosis of Mild Rheumatic Heart Disease: Three Reveiwers are Better Than One
Elizabeth Tilton, New Zealand

O2104 – Longitudinal Outcomes of Ugandan Children Identified with Latent Rheumatic Heart Disease through School-Based Screening
Andrea Beaton, US

19 July 2017, Wednesday – Administrative: Using Data to Measure Value / Abstracts Session

O1973 – How Hard Do Cardiologists Work? The Patient Encounter Index (Pei): A Novel Method to Assess the Clinical Workload of a Paediatric Cardiology Service
Rik De Decker, South Africa

O1289 – Improving Timely Discharge by Using Goal Oriented Rounding and Team Based Communication
Alistair Phillips, US

O1660 – A Clinical Effectiveness Program Leveraging Aggregate Patient Data at the Point of Care Improves Value in Patients Undergoing Congenital Heart Surgery
Andrew Shin, US

19 July 2017, Wednesday – Electrophysiology Abstract Session

O1807 – Anxiety and Depression in Children with Pacemakers (PM) and Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators (ICD)
Victoria Herbsleb, Germany

O2454 – Finding A New Rhythm: A Specialised Multidisciplinary Model of Care to Improve Psychological Adjustment in Families of Children with Rare Inherited Arrhythmia Conditions
Nadine Kasparian, Australia

O2386 – Clinical Outcomes Of Left Cardiac Sympathetic Denervation: A Multi-Centric Study
Ferran Rosés-Noguer, Spain

O1978 – Cognitive Requirements for Automatic External Defibrillator Use. Are We Starting Too Young?
Christopher Snyder, US

O2060 – How to Determine Inherited Cardiac Arrhythmias in Children with Unexplained Syncope
Tatyana Trofimova, Russia

O1783 – A New Holter Technique to Diagnose and Risk Stratify Children with Long QT Syndrome
Kathryn Waddell-Smith

O2120 – The Clinical Course And Prognosis Of Multifocal Atrial Tachycardia In Children
Seung Min Baek, South Korea

O1194 – Ventricular Tachycardia In Pediatric Population
Shuenn-Nan Chiu, Taiwan

O1105 – Permanent Cardiac Pacing in Children in a Sub-Saharan Tertiairy Centre
Tantchou Tchoumi Jacques Cabral, Cameroon

O2740 – Outcome Of Transvenous Lead Extraction In Children: A Sixteen-Year Paediatric Case Series
Andrianos Kontogeorgis, UK

O1553 – Left Ventricular Apical Pacing in Children-Feasibility and LongTerm Effect on Ventricular Function
Jan Kovanda, Czech Republic

O1126 – Alivecor for Life – A Different Approach to Cardiac Event Monitoring in Children
Mairi MacInnes, UK

19 July 2017, Wednesday – Heart Failure Abstract Session

O2396 – Reduced Exercise Performance is Related to Number of Thoracic Surgeries in Children with Corrected TOF or Fontan Circulation
Graziella Eshuis, The Netherlands

O1262 – Mitochondrial Oxidant Stress and Iron Dysregulation in Doxorubicin-Induced Cardiomyopathy
John Charpie, US

O2961 – Lack of Rejection and Evidence of Autologous Cell Repopulation Following Heterotopic Implantation of Decellularized Pulmonary Homografts: Pathological Results in a Murine Model
Massimo Padalino, Italy

O1354 – Progress in the Generation of Multiple Lineage Human-IPSC-Derived 3D Engineeered Cardiac Tissues for Cardiac Repair
Bradley Keller, US

O2873 – Outcome of Paediatric Patients with CHD Transferred From Their Regional CICU to a Unit With Transplant and MCS Capability
Barbara Cardoso, UK

O2398 – Outcome Following Assessment of Paediatric Patients for Cardiac Transplant
Rebecca Johnson, UK

O2577 – Outcomes after Heart Transplant at Texas Children’s Hospital: Focus on Retransplantation
Rodrigo Zea-Vera, US

O2081 – Prospective Echocardiographic Evaluation of Ventricular Loading Conditions in Pediatric Patients with Pulsatile Flow LVAD
Arianna Di Molfetta, Italy

O2035 – Pilot Study of Warfarin Genotype Polymorphisms in Children with VAD
Francesca Iodice, Italy

O3031 – A Novel, Miniature Implantable Continuous Flow Pediatric VAD
Peter Wearden, US

O3027 – The Pumpkin Trial: Study Design and Rationale
Christopher Almond, US

19 July 2017, Wednesday – Heart Failure/Transplantation in ACHD Session

O1064 – Factors Associated with Long-Term Mortality After Fontan Procedures. Risk Score Creatioin Based on Sytematic Review of 6707 Patients from 28 Studies
Gruschen Veldtman, US

O2525 – Arterial Switch Operation for Patients with Transposition of the Great Arteries: A Single Centre Twenty-Eight Year Experience
Vladimiro Vida, Italy

O1578 – Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Large Asia Congenital Heart Disease Cohort
Chia-Ching Wang, Taiwan

O1962 – Surgical Outcome for Complications After Repair in Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Kosuke Yoshizawa, Japan

20 July 2017, Thursday – Interventional Cardiology Session

O1649 – Long-Term Outcome Following Percutaneous Closure Of Isolated Secundum Atrial Septal Defects In Children: A French Nationwide Series Of 1000 Consecutive Patients
Zakaria Jalal, France

O1081 – Safety and Efficacy of Transcatheter Closure of Outlet-Type Ventricular Septal Defects in Children and Adults with Amplatzer Duct Occluders
Hsin-Chia Lin, Taiwan

O1417 – Percutaneous Closure Of Patent Ductus Arteriosus With The Nit-Occlud® PDA Device In 268 Consecutive Cases
Andrii V. Maksymenko, Ukraine

O2983 – First Multicenter, Transatlantic Experience with the New Ultrasept Device for Atrial Septal Defect Percutaneous Closure
Jose Diogo Martins, Portugal

O1411 – Implantation of a Novel Atrial Flow Regulator Device in Severe Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
Sreeja Pavithran, India

O1840 – Stent Placement for Treatment of Aortic Coarctation in Children Under 30 Kg: Acute and Long-Term Outcomes
Carlos Pedra, Brazil

20 July 2017, Thursday – Imaging Session

O1230 – Development of Systolic Ventricular Function After the Fontan-Operation
Thomas Möller, Norway

O2045 – Impact of Loading Conditions on Ventricular Function Before and After Cone Reconstruction in Ebstein’s Anomaly
Elodie Perdreau, France

O2073 – Three-Dimensional Echocardiography Versus Cardiac Magnetic Resonance For Assessment of the Right Ventricular Volumes in Patients with Congenital Heart Disease After Percutaneous Pulmonary Valve Implantation
Francesca R Pluchinotta, Italy

O2162 – Multi-Parametric Echocardiographic Assessment for Preoperative Decision Making in Surgical Treatment of Atrioventricular Septal Defect
Anastasia Schleiger, Germany

O2664 – Diastolic Kinetic Energy Measured by 4d Flow Magnetic Resonance Imaging is Related to Restrictive Right Ventricular Physiology in Patients with Repaired Tetralogy of Fallot
Pia Sjöberg, Sweden

O2255 – Quantification of Pulmonary Valve Regurgitation in Patients with Tetralogy of Fallot by a Novel Echocardiographic Imaging of Vector Flow Mapping
Satoshi Yasukochi, Japan

20 July 2017, Thursday – The Best of Heart Failure and Transplant – Hot Topics and Abstracts Session

O2336 – Neonatal Ebstein’s Anomaly – What’s to Expect?
Livia Kapusta, The Netherlands

O2823 – Heart Rate Reduction Strategy in Duchenne’s Muscular Dystrophy
Rachele Adorisio, Vatican City

O2391 – Short-Term Prognostic Indicators in ACHD Patients with Heart Failure
S. Lucy Roche, Canada

O1921 – Altered Aortic Valve Leaflet Gene Expression Following Continuous Flow VAD Therapy in Pediatric Patients
Katsuhide Maeda, US

O1628 – Continuing Challenges in Pediatric MCS: Analysis of the Pedimacs Registry
Elizabeth Blume, US

O1978 – Cardiac Regenerative Therapy Using Cardiac Progenitor Cell for Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome
Shunji Sano, US

Pediatric Myocarditis – an update
Joseph Rossano, US

Medical Management of Childhood Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
Juan Pablo Kaski, UK

ABO-Incompatible Transplantation – Lessons Learned and Future Directions
Lori West, Canada

20 July 2017, Thursday – Nursing: Optimizing a Successful Career Session

O1516 – Health Related Quality of Life in Post-Operative Congenital Heart Disease Patients: Single Centre Experience from Pakistan
Laila Akbar Ladak, Australia

O1758 – Evaluation of Cicu Advanced Practice Provider Education and Practice Variation
Lindsey Justice, US

O1504 – Cultivating Excellence Through Nurse Empowerment
Mary C McLellan, US

O2100 – Use of High Risk Precaution Protocol to Reduce Cardiac Arrests in the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit
Christine Riley, US

20 July 2017, Thursday – Interventional Cardiology Abstract Session

O2479 – Branch Pulmonary Artery Valve Implantation Reduces Pulmonary Regurgitation and Improves Right Ventricular Size/Function in Patients with Large Right Ventricular Outflow Tracts
Athar M. Qureshi, US

O1123 – Right Ventricular Outflow Tract-Stenting in Tetralogy of Fallot Infants with Risk Factors for Early Primary Repair
Juan Pablo Sandoval, Mexico

O1759 – Feasibility of Transcatheter Pulmonary Artery Banding and Long Term Outcomes in Comparison to Surgical Banding in a Swine Model
Shyam Sathanandam, US

O2111 – Challenges of Device Closure of Patent Ductus Arteriosus with Pulmonary Artery Hypertension
Balekundri Vijayalakshmi, India

O2115 – Percutaneous Transcatheter Closure of Atrial Septal Defect Only Under the Guidance of Transesophageal Echocardiography in Children
Weize Xu, China

O1051 – Long-Term Results After Implantation of an Unrestrictive Babystent in the Infant Population
Peter Zartner, Germany

20 July 2017, Thursday – Intensive Care: Optimizing Nutrition in the CicusNTENSIVE CARE : OPTIMIZING NUTRITION IN THE CICU Session

O3008 – Risk Factors for Seizures in Neonates Following Surgery with Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Maryam Naim, US

O2571 – Impact of Malnutrition on the Postoperative Outcome Following Paediatric Cardiac Surgery
Kanagarajan Natarajan, India

O1152 – Pre-Operative Nutrition in Neonates Undergoing Surgery for Congenital Heart Disease and Its Impact on Postoperative Course
Kurt Piggott, US

O1275 – Heterotaxy Syndrome and Intestinal Rotation Abnormalities – A Prospective Study
Lindsay Ryerson, Canada

O2333 – Extubation Failure in Infants Undergoing Pediatric Cardiac Surgery: Risk Factors and Impact on Outcome
Amitabh Chanchal Sen, India

O1786 – Risk Adjusted Variation in CICU Performance After Pediatric Cardiac Surgery: An Analysis of the Pediatric Cardiac Critical Care Consortium
Sarah Tabbutt, US