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Sunday,
July 24, 2011
Monday,
July 25, 2011
Tuesday,
July 26, 2011
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Tuesday, July 26, 2011

TUESDAY, July 26, 2011
08:30 - 11:15   HALL A
  PL14        Plenary Session
NEW FRONTIERS IN HEART FAILURE AND CVD: NOVEL DISCOVERY APPROACHES, NEW MOLECULAR FINDINGS AND POTENTIALTARGETS FOR THERAPY

Chairpersons:
M.A. Rossi, Ribeirao Preto, S.P., Brazil
H.N. Sabbah, Detroit, MI, USA
 
08:30 WHY DO HERG CHANNELS ACTIVATE SLOWLY? FLUORESCENCE SPECTROSCOPY AND GATING CURRENT MEASUREMENTS SHED NEW LIGHT ON VOLTAGE SENSOR-PORE COUPLING (Invited Lecture)
D. Fedida, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
425
08:45 EARLY CHANGES IN CARDIAC MITOCHONDRIAL CAPACITY DURING THE DEVELOPMENT OF DIASTOLIC HEART FAILURE (Invited Lecture)
L. Zhang, C. Wagg, G. Lopaschuk, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
426
09:00 MITOCHONDRIAL ABNORMALITIES IN THE FAILING HEART: A POTENTIAL TARGET FOR THERAPY (Invited Lecture)
H.N. Sabbah, R.C. Gupta, S. Rastogi, M. Wang, Henry Ford Heart & Vascular Institute, Detroit, MI, USA
427
09:15 BIOLOGY OF AGING AND HEART FAILURE MANAGEMENT (Invited Lecture)
B.I. Jugdutt, University of Alberta and Hospitals, Edmonton, Canada
428
09:30 EARLY DYSTROPHIN DISRUPTION IN THE PATHOGENESIS OF EXPERIMENTAL CHRONIC CHAGAS CARDIOMYOPATHY (Invited Lecture)
C.M. Prado, M.R.N. Celes, L.M. Malvestio, J.S. Silva, L.A. Jelicks, H.B. Tanowitz, M.A. Rossi, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, S.P., Brazil
429
09:45 MULTIPARAMETRIC APPROACH TO THE ANALYSIS OF THE NEUROHUMORAL STATUS IN HEART FAILURE (POSSIBLE MEANING AND CLINICAL USE OF INTERACTION AMONG THE MARKERS) (Invited Lecture)
D. Anzulovic-Miroševic, M. Zaninotto, M.M. Mion, M. Plebani, S. Dalla-Volta, University of Padova Medical School, Padova, Italy
430
10:00 ARRHYTHMOGENIC RIGHT VENTRICULAR DYSPLASIA/CARDIOMYOPATHY: NOVEL INSIGHTS IN A LIFE-THREATENING DISORDER (Invited Lecture)
L. Mestroni, University of Colorado, Aurora, CO, USA
431
10:15 MECHANISMS DIABETIC CARDIOMYOPATHY: INSIGHTS FROM A NEW MURINE MODEL (Invited Lecture)
K.D. O’Brien, W. Pichaiwong, J. Kim, A. Haw, B. Askari, T. Wietecha, K. Hudkins-Loya, C.E. Alpers, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
432
10:30 CARDIOVASCULAR SIGNIFICANCE OF THE NATRIURETIC PEPTIDE SYSTEM (Invited Lecture)
T. Tokudome, K. Kangawa, I. Kishimoto, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, Suita City, Osaka
433
10:45 FINDING NEW TARGETS FOR HEART FAILURE: PROTEASE ACTIVATED RECEPTORS (Invited Lecture)
B.C. Blaxall, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
434
11:00 ADIPOSITY-RELATED INFLAMMATION AND CARDIAC STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION (Invited Lecture)
M. Allison, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
435
11:15 COFFEE BREAK, VISIT POSTERS & EXHIBITION  
TUESDAY, July 26, 2011
08:30 - 10:45   HALL B
  PL15     Plenary Session
CARDIOVASCULAR RISK ASSESSMENT


Chairpersons:
R. Manfredini, Ferrara, Italy
T. Tomaru, Chiba, Japan
 
08:30 WINTER AND VENOUS THROMBOEMBOLISM: A HARMFUL ASSOCIATION? (Invited Lecture)
F. Dentali, W. Ageno, R. Manfredini, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
436
08:45 PROGRESS AND IMPORTANCE OF VASCULAR EVALUATIONS IN CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES (Invited Lecture)
T. Tomaru, T. Hirohashi, Toho University Sakura Hospital, Japan
437
09:00 PERIPHERAL ARTERIAL AND VENOUS DISEASE AND MORTALITY IN A MULTI-ETHNIC POPULATION: THE SAN DIEGO POPULATION STUDY (Invited Lecture)
M.H. Criqui, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
438
09:15 NONSTEROIDAL ANTI-INFLAMMATORY DRUGS AND CARDIOVASCULAR RISK: A 2011 UPDATE (Invited Lecture)
M. Farkouh, Peter Munk Cardiac Centre, University Health Network, ON, Canada
439
09:30 CORONARY DISEASE IN WOMEN - HOW DOES IT DIFFER FROM MEN? (Invited Lecture)
K.A. Adarsh, Govt. Medical College/G.N.D. Hospital, Amritsar, India
440
09:45 ASSOCIATION BETWEEN CAROTID AND CORONARY STENOSIS – A NON-INVASIVE STUDY (Invited Lecture)
Y. Charuzi, M. Carabeo, J. Mirocha, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
441
10:00 PLASMA FOLATE AND HOMOCYSTEINE IN SMOKERS IN RELATION TO CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE (Invited Lecture)
K. Okumura, H, Tsukamoto, Toki Municipal General Hospital, Toki, Gifu Prefecture, Japan
442
10:15 ADIPONECTIN AND RISK OF HEART FAILURE IN THE PHYSICIANS’ HEALTH STUDY (Invited Lecture)
L. Djousse, J.B. Wilk, N. Hanson, R. Glynn, M. Tsai, J.M. Gaziano, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
443
10:30 ASSOCIATION BETWEEN PNEUMOCOCCAL VACCINATION AND ACUTE CORONARY SYNDROMES: REAL OR NOT? (Invited Lecture)
M. Zahid, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
444
10:45 COFFEE BREAK, VISIT POSTERS & EXHIBITION  
TUESDAY, July 26, 2011
08:30 - 10:45   HALL C
  S34   Session
INTERVENTIONAL CARDIOLOGY

Chairpersons:
S.J. Brener, Brooklyn, NY, USA
B.F. Uretsky, Little Rock, AR, USA
 
08:30 ASSOCIATION OF SIGNIFICANT OBSTRUCTIVE CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE IN PATIENTS WITH DETECTIBLE LEVELS OF TROPONIN LESS THAN THE 99TH PERCENTILE ON A HIGH SENSITIVITY TROPONIN ASSAY
N. Adoni, W. Khalife, V.K. Mukku, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
445
08:45 PRE-HOSPITAL NOTIFICATION TO CARDIOLOGIST REDUCES DOOR-TO-BALLOON TIME IN ACUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION
J.H. Choi, K.S. Cha, H.W. Lee, M.J. Yang, J.H. Oh, J.H. Choi, H.C. Lee, T.J. Hong, S.J. Cho, J.S. Choi, Pusan National University Hospital, Busan, Korea
446
09:00 MODERATE LESIONS ARE OFTEN SEVERE AND DIAGNOSABLE BY QUANTITATIVE CORONARY ANGIOGRAPHY (QCA)
C.L. Laham, M.S. Chandra, M.J. McMahon, R. Venzon, M. Jerin, N.W. Shammas, St. Lukes Hospital, Cedar Rapids, IA, USA
447
09:15 DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURES WITH 4FR CATHETER BY FEMORAL APPROACH VS TRANSRADIAL APPROACH: COMPARATIVE STUDY
R.M. Valdesuso, R.C. Rodriguez, F.J. Lacunza, J.R. Gimeno, J.A. Hurtado, J. Garcia de Lara, M. Valdes, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain
448
09:30 PERIPHERAL ENDOVASCULAR INTERVENTIONS IN LIMB SALVAGE FOR CRITICAL LIMB ISCHEMIA: APPROACHING A NEW PARADIGM
M.J. Sumners, L.J. Diaz-Sandoval, J.A. Mustapha, C. Heaney Metro Health Hospital, Wyoming, MI, USA
449
09:45 REDUCED THROMBOGENICITY OF STENTS-IN VITRO AND IN VIVO EVALUATION OF SURFAEC MODIFICATION AND COATING
R. Bakhshi, B. Cousins, A. Darbyshire, G. Hamilton, A.M. Seifalian Division of Surgery and Interventional Science, University College London
450
10:00 PROLONGED DUAL ANTI-PLATELET THERAPY PREVENTS VERY LATE STENT THROMBOSIS AFTER STENTING OF BIFURCATIONS WITH THE "CRUSH" TECHNIQUE" USING DRUG -ELUTING STENTS
S. Sharma, K. Bhalla, A. Antonescu, B.K. Bhambi, W. Nyitray, K.R. Desai, T. Ishimori, Bakersfield Heart Hospital, Bakersfield, CA, USA
451
10:15 LOW-DOSE CT ASSESSMENT OF CORONARY STENTS IN A LARGE COHORT WITH HIGH-PTICH SPIRAL ACQUISITION MODE
K.T. Ho, Q.W. Yong, C. Panknin, Heart Consultants Pte Ltd, Mount Alvernia Hospital, Singapore
452
10:30 SPONTANEOUS CORONARY ARTERY DISSECTION: CASE SERIES WITH EXTENDED FOLLOW UP
P. Kansara, S. Graham, The State University of New York at Buffalo, Williamsville, NY, USA
453
10:45 COFFEE BREAK, VISIT POSTERS & EXHIBITION  
TUESDAY, July 26, 2011
11:15-14:00   HALL A
  PL16     Plenary Session
VALVULAR HEART DISEASE - TRANSLATIONAL SCIENCE FROM THE BENCH TO THE BEDSIDE


Chairpersons:
D.M. Meyer, Dallas, TX, USA
N.M. Rajamannan, Chicago, IL, USA
 
11:15 THE ROLE OF OXIDATIVE STRESS AND LRP5 BONE FORMATION IN CALCIFIC AORTIC VALVE DISEASE (Invited Lecture)
N. Rajamannan, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
454
11:30 IMPACT OF MITRAL VALVE REPAIR IN PATIENTS WITH END-STAGE CONGESTIVE HEART FAILURE (Invited Lecture)
D.M. Meyer, D. Nelson, P. Mikhael, M.A. Wait, M.E. Jessen, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, TX, USA
455
11:45 COMBINED STRUCTURAL HEART DISEASE INTERVENTIONS (Invited Lecture)
A.A. Khattab, University Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
456
12:00 IMAGING OF THE AORTIC ROOT FOR TRANSCATHETER AORTIC VALVE IMPLANTATION (TAVI) (Invited Lecture)
S. Lerakis, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA, USA
457
12:15 TRANSCATHETER VALVE-IN-VALVE IMPLANTATION FOR FAILED BIOPROSTHESES (Invited Lecture)
J. Ye, St. Paul’s Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada
458
12:30 19 YEARS FOLLOW-UP RESULTS OF MITRAL BALLOON VALVULOPLASTY AND ITS EFFECT ON LEFT VENTRICULAR FUNCTION, SEVERE PULMONARY HYPERTENSION, AND SEVERE TRICUSPID REGURGITATION (Invited Lecture)
M. Eid Fawzy, Sixth of October University, Egypt
459
12:45 RHEUMATIC FEVER: ANCIENT DISEASE GRIPPING THE DEVELOPING WORLD (Invited Lecture)
M. Atiq Ahmed, Aga Khan University Hospital, Pakistan
460
13:00 RISK OF RE-OPERATION AFTER AORTIC VALVE REPLACEMENT BY A MOSAIC MEDTRONIC TISSUE VALVE
D.Y. Loisance, M. Kirsch, K. Nakashima, J. Wujila, S. Dreyfus Institute of Cardiology, Pitie, Paris
461
13:15 DEVELOPMENT OF A COMPLETELY AUTOLOGOUS VALVED CONDUIT WITH THE SINUS OF VALSALVA USING IN-BODY TISSUE ARCHITECTURE TECHNOLOGY
M. Yamanami, M. Uechi, M. Fujiwara, H. Ishibashi-Ueda, K. Kanda, T. Watanabe, T. Tajikawa, K. Ohba, H. Yaku, Y. Nakayama Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto
462
13:30 CORONARY ARTERY ANOMALIES IN PATIENTS WITH BICUSPID AORTIC VALVE DISEASE
T.H. Tajouri, G. Kumar, W.D. Edwards, S. Phillips, K.W. Klarich Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
463
13:45 CEREBRAL ISCHEMIA IS ASSOCIATED WITH COGNITIVE DECLINE FOLLOWING CARDIAC VALVE SURGERY
P.A. Barber, F.P. Milsom, L.F. Tippett, A.F. Merry, University of Auckland, New Zealand
464
TUESDAY, July 26, 2011
11:00-13:30   HALL B
  S35     Session
HEART FAILURE, MECHANISMS AND MANAGEMENT


Chairpersons:
B.I. Jugdutt, Edmonton, AL, Canada
M.H. Pitzalis, Greenville, NC, USA
 
11:00 COMBINED ENDURANCE-RESISTANCE TRAINING VERSUS ENDURANCE TRAINING IN PATIENTS WITH CHRONIC HEART FAILURE: A PROSPECTIVE RANDOMIZED STUDY
P.J.M. Beckers, J. Denollet, N.M. Possemiers, F. Wuyts, C.J. Vrints, V.M. Conraads, Antwerp University Hospital, Edegem, Antwerp, Belgium
465
11:15 ECHOCARDIOGRAPHIC MEASURES OF SYSTOLIC AND DIASTOLIC FUNCTION AS PRECDICTORS OF INCIDENT HEART FAILURE IN METABOLIC SYNDROME AND DIABETES
A.M. Donohue, D. Glovaci, J.M. Gardin, J.S. Gottdiener, T. Suzuki, N. Wong, University of California, Irvine, CA, USA
466
11:30 REGULATION OF ALDOSTERONE LEVELS BY ADRENAL BETAARRESTIN-1 AS A NEW MOLECULAR TARGET IN HEART FAILURE
A. Lymperopoulos, G. Rengo, W.J. Koch College of Pharmacy, Nova Southeastern University, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, USA
467
11:45 HIGH ADIPONECTIN LEVELS, A MARKER OF WASTING IN CHRONIC HEART FAILURE?
A.M. Van Berendoncks, P. Beckers, V.Y. Hoymans, N. Possmiers, C.J. Vrints, J. Gielen, V.M. Conraads Antwerp University Hospital, Antwerp, Belgium
468
12:00 THE IMPACT OF SERUM ALBUMIN ON MORTALITY AND HEART FAILURE HOSPITALIZATION IN PATIENTS WITH CHRONIC HEART FAILURE
V.M. Alla, S. Kanuri, Y.M. Reddy, R. Gangi, T. Ward, A. Mooss, C. Hunter, D. Esterbrooks, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
469
12:15 IMPACT OF LEFT VENTRICULAR CAVITY SIZE ON SURVIVAL IN ADVANCED HEART FAILURE
P.F. Pollice, P.P. Pollice, L.B. Leclecq Dept. of Cardiovascular Surgery, Private Clinic. Andria, BT, Italy
470
12:30 PROGNOSTIC IMPLICATIONS OF SERUM HEAT SHOCK PROTEIN 60 LEVEL IN PATIENTS WITH HEART FAILURE
C. Bonanad, J. Nunez, J. Sanchis, V. Bodi, G. Minana, B. Mascarell, S. Ventura, P. Palau, P. Merlos, A. Llacer, Clinic Hospital Valencia, Spain
471
12:45 IRON DEFICIENCY WITH OR WITHOUT ANEMIA IS PRESENT IN MAJORITY OF HOSPITALIZED HEART FAILURE PATIENTS
P. Muthusamy, J. Sheagren, B. Van Over, A. Davis, V. Beals, A. Bhopalwala, M. Dickinson, Spectrum Health, Grand Rapids, MI, USA
472
13:00 "VALSALVA-CIRCULATION INDEX" A NEW NON-INVASIVE METHOD FOR DETERMINING THE ETIOLOGY OF UNEXPLAINED DYSPNEA
H.J. Semler, B.A. Borlaug, S. Scott, K. Nielson, L.E. Adams, A. From, Oregon Health Science University, Portland, OR, USA
473
13:15 COMBINATION OF BNP AND VE/VCO2 IMPROVES RISK STRATIFICATION IN PATIENTS WITH DIASTOLIC HEART FAILURE
L. Li, J. Yan, S.J. Gong, Zhejiang Hospital, Hangzhou, China
474
TUESDAY, July 26, 2011
11:00-13:15   HALL C
  S36     Session
ACUTE CORONARY SYNDROME, ACUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION, INTERVENTIONAL CARDIOLOGY


Chairpersons:
Y. Birnbaum, Houston, TX, USA
M.R. Movahed, Tucson, AZ, USA
 
11:00 PROTECTION FROM ISCHEMIA-REPERFUSION INJURY BY N-BENZYLADRIAMYCIN-14-VALERATE (AD198)
J.E. Soberman, N. Brydon, K.E. Lothstein, C. Cai, L. Lothstein, P.A. Hofmann University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, USA
475
11:15 DOOR TO BALLOON TIME LESS THAN THIRTY MINUTES: THE LEHIGH VALLEY HEALTH NETWORK (LVHN) EXPERIENCE
M.L. Sarkees, M.W. Martinez, B. Feldman, J.P. Kleaveland, O. Rivera, M. Rossi, W. Combs, D.A. Cox, R. Freudenberger, N. Patel Lehigh Valley Health Network, Allentown, PA, USA
476
11:30 PREVALENCE OF CLOPIDOGREL HYPO-RESPONSIVENESS IN CORONARY STENT PATIENTS PRESENTING TO HOSPITAL EMERGENCY ROOM WITH CHEST PAIN
R.K. Sharma, H.K. Reddy, M. Moazazi, L. Elango, N. Karavadia, R. Lagaspi, R. Sharma, K. Singh, K. Williams, D.J. Voelker University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA
477
11:45 ROUTINE ANGIOPLASTY AFTER FIBRINOLYTIC THERAPY FOR ST-SEGMENT ELEVATION MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION: AN UPDATED META-ANALYSIS (RAFT-STEMI)
J.D.A. Magno, J.D. Alcover, A.D.C. Javier, F.E.R. Punzalan Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Philippine General Hospital, Manila, Philippines
478
12:00 ASSOCIATION OF SYMPTOM ONSET-TO-DOOR AND DOOR-TO-BALLOON TIME WITH ONE-YEAR MORTALITY IN MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION
H.W. Lee, K.S. Cha, J.H.Choi, M.J. Yang, S.G. An, J.H. Oh, J.H. Choi, H.C. Lee, T.J. Hong, M.H. Jeong Busan National University Hospital, Busan, Korea
479
12:15 TIME DELAY FROM SYMPTOM ONSET TO HOSPITAL PRESENTATION WITH ST ELEVATION MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION AND 30-DAY MORTALITY
R. Dhingra, J.F. Robb, J.E. Jayne, N.W. Niles II Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, USA
480
12:30 SOLUBLE LECTIN-LIKE OXIDIZED LDL RECEPTOR-1 IS A DIAGNOSTIC AND PROGNOSTIC BIOMARKER FOR ACUTE CORONARY SYNDROME
N. Kume, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
481
12:45 INFARCT RELATED ARTERY VERSUS MULTIVESSEL REVASCULARIZATION IN ACUTE STEMI WITH MULTIVESSEL DISEASE
H.W. Lee, M.J. Yang, S.K. Ahn, B.W. Kim, J.H. Choi, J.H. Oh, J.H. Choi, H.C. Lee, K.S. Cha, T.J. Hong Busan National University Hospital, Busan, South Korea
482
13:00 MARKERS OF PLATELET ACTIVATION ARE HIGHER IN PATIENTS PRESENTING WITH ACUTE CORONARY SYNDROME
A. Shah, B. Bhushan, P. Phillips, A. Gaba, P. Gaba, E. Subkovas, P.K. Das, C.M. Bellamy, D. Gooray, L. Green, Glan Clwyd Hospital, Bodelwyddan, UK
483


   

Sunday,
July 24, 2011
Monday,
July 25, 2011
Tuesday,
July 26, 2011
Oral Presentations Oral Presentations Oral Presentations
Poster Sessions Poster Sessions Poster Sessions