final program

 

Saturday,
July 28, 2012
Sunday,
July 29, 2012
Monday,
July 30, 2012
Oral Presentations Oral Presentations Oral Presentations
Poster Sessions Poster Sessions Poster Sessions

 

Saturday, July 28, 2012

09:00 - 10:15   HALL A
 09:00

OC OPENING CEREMONY
Chair: Jeffrey S. Borer, USA

GREETINGS
Asher Kimchi, USA
Founder and Chairman
International Academy of Cardiology

Jeffrey S. Borer, USA
Chairman, Scientific Executive Committee
Chairman, Section of Valvular Heart Disease
International Academy of Cardiology

John A. Elefteriades, USA
Member, Scientific Executive Committee
Chairman, Section of Cardiovascular Surgery
International Academy of Cardiology

Naranjan S. Dhalla, Canada
Member, Scientific Executive Committee
Chairman, Section of Cellular Biology of the Heart
International Academy of Cardiology

William Bommer, USA
Member, Scientific Executive Committee
International Academy of Cardiology

Nathan D. Wong, USA
Member, Scientific Executive Committee
Chairman, Section of Preventive Cardiology
International Academy of Cardiology

Michael E. Farkouh, Canada
Member, Scientific Executive Committee
International Academy of Cardiology

PRESENTATION OF 2012 AWARDS
Jeffrey S. Borer, USA
John A. Elefteriades, USA

 
09:35 - 10:15 OL OPENING LECTURE - SIXTH H.J.C. SWAN MEMORIAL LECTURE
Chair: J.L. Mehta, Little Rock, AR, USA

HALL A
09:35 INTRODUCTION
J.L. Mehta, Little Rock, AR, USA  
 
09:40 PERIPARTUM CARDIOMYOPATHY: NEW CONCEPTS IN PATHOPHYSIOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT (Invited Lecture)
U. Elkayam, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
 081
10:15  COFFEE BREAK, VISIT POSTERS AND EXHIBITION  
     
SATURDAY, JULY 28, 2012
10:45-13:15   HALL A
 

PL01    Plenary Session:
MOLECULAR SURVIVAL AND REGENERATION IN CARDIAC DISEASE
 

Chairs:
K. Maiese
, Newark, NJ, USA
M.A. Rossi, Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil

 
10:45 CELL LONGEVITY PATHWAYS GOVERN VASCULAR AND INFLAMMATORY RESPONSES TO OXIDANT STRESS (Invited Lecture)
K. Maiese, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, USA
001
11:00 CALPAIN-MEDIATED DYSTROPHIN DISRUPTION MAY BE A POTENTIAL STRUCTURAL CULPRIT BEHIND CHRONIC DOXORUBICIN-INDUCED CARDIOMYOPATHY (Invited Lecture)
M.A. Rossi, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil
 
002
11:15 STEM CELLS AND VASCULAR DISEASE (Invited Lecture)
Q. Xu, R. Simpson, Kings College London, UK
 
003
11:30 THE EFFECTS OF RISK FACTORS ON ENDOTHELIAL PROGENITOR CELLS IN CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES (Invited Lecture)
S-J Lin, National Yang-Ming University and Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
004
11:45 THE CONUNDRUM OF MYOCARDIAL REGENERATION (Invited Lecture)
W. Mohl, Medizinische Universität Wien, Vienna, Austria
005
12:00 CO-ORDINATED AUTOPHAGY WITH RESVERATROL AND γ-TOCOTRIENOL CONFERS SYNERGETIC CARDIOPROTECTION (Invited Lecture)
D.K. Das, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT, USA
006
12:15 MYOCARDIN ACTIVITY IS REGULATED BY PROTEASOMAL DEGRADATION (Invited Lecture)
X-L. Zheng, The University of Calgary, AL, Canada
007
12:30 HIV-1 INFECTION IS ASSOCIATED WITH IMPAIRED ENDOTHELIAL PROGENITOR CELL FUNCTION
K.J. Diehl, O.J. MacEneaney, J.J. Greiner, B.L. Stauffer, E. Connick, C.A. DeSouza, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, USA
008
12:45 GINSENOSIDE RE ENHANCES THE SURVIVAL OF H9C2 CARDIAC MUSCLE CELLS THROUGH REGULATION OF AUTOPHAGY
Z-L. Zhang, Y. Fan, M-L. Liu, Peking University First Hospital, Beijing, China
009
13:00 CARDIAC SPECIFIC OVER-EXPRESSION OF MEMBRANE- ASSOCIATED HUMAN STEM CELL FACTOR IMPROVES CARDIAC FUNCTION IN DIABETIC MICE
F-L. Xiang, Y. Liu, X.R. Lu, M.R. Liu, Q.P. Feng Western University, and Lawson Health Research Institute, London, ON, Canada
010
13:15 LUNCH BREAK, VISIT POSTERS AND EXHIBITION  
SATURDAY, JULY 28, 2012
10:45-13:15   HALL B

 

PL02   Plenary Session:
CARDIOVASCULAR IMAGING FOR EVALUATION OF CARDIAC STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION

Chairs:
S.F. Nagueh, Houson, TX, USA
N.C. Nanda, Birmingham, AL, USA

 

10:45 PROGRESS IN ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY (Invited Lecture)
N.C. Nanda, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
 
011
11:00 VALVULAR HEART DISEASE: CAN MRI TRUMP THE ECHOCARDIOGRAM? (Invited Lecture)
R.W.W. Biederman, University Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
 
012
11:15 NOVEL ECHOCARDIOGRAPHIC INDICES OF LEFT VENTRICULAR DIASTOLIC FUNCTION (Invited Lecture)
S.F. Nagueh, Methodist DeBakey Heart and Vascular Center, Houson, TX, USA
013
11:30 EVALUATION OF CHEST PAIN IN THE EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT: 014 A PATIENT-CENTERED IMAGING APPROACH (Invited Lecture)
J.J. Mahmarian, Methodist DeBakey Heart and Vascular Center, Houston, TX, USA
014
11:45 USEFULNESS OF OPTICAL COHERENCE TOMOGRAPHY IN CLINICAL PRACTICE IN PATIENTS WITH CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE (Invited Lecture)
T. Akasaka, Wakayama Medical University, Japan
015
12:00 REVIEW OF MOVAHED'S SIGN (D SHAPED LEFT VENTRICLE SEEN 016 ON GATED SPECT) SUGGESTIVE OF RIGHT VENTRICULAR OVERLOAD (Invited Lecture)
M-R. Movahed, University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, Tucson, AZ, USA
016
12:15 STRESS ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY: DIAGNOSIS, PROGNOSIS AND RECENT ADVANCES (Invited Lecture)
A. Elhendy, Marshfield, WI, USA
017
12:30 VULNERABLE PLAQUE AND VULNERABLE PATIENT: INSIGHTS FROM IVUS AND OCT (Invited Lecture)
H. Okura, Kawasaki Medical School, Kurashiki, Japan
018
12:45 DIAGNOSTIC ACCURACY OF EXERCISE ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY (Invited Lecture)
M. Prokudina, Federal Center of Heart, Blood and Endocrinology, St. Petersburg, Russia
019
13:00 CARDIAC MAGNETIC RESSONANCE IMAGING IN PERIPARTUM CARDIOMYOPATHY
N.P. Arora, N. Mahajan, R. Danrad, A. Kottam, T. Li, T. Mohamad, L.C. Afonso, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, MI, USA
020
13:15 LUNCH BREAK, VISIT POSTERS AND EXHIBITION  
SATURDAY, JULY 28, 2012
10:45 - 13:15   HALL C
  S21   Session:  
VALVULAR HEART DISEASE, DISEASES OF THE THORACIC AORTA, CONGENITAL HEART DISEASE, PEDIATRIC CARDIOLOGY

Chairs:
N.E. Bowles, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
N.M. Rajamannan, Rochester, MN, USA
 
10:45 IDENTIFYING THE MOST COST EFFECTIVE METHOD OF RISK ASSESSING ASYMPTOMATIC WOLFF-PARKINSON-WHITE PATIENTS
C.S. Snyder, P.E. Thomas, J. Steinberg, Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital, Cleveland, OH, USA
021
11:00 UNPREDICTABLE “DE NOVO” ATRIAL FIBRILLATION OCCURRENCE AFTER MITRAL VALVE REPAIR VS REPLACEMENT
G. Peretto, A. Durante, N. Cristell, C. Meloni, A. Laricchia, M. Spartera, F. Ancona, S. Benussi, O. Alfieri, D. Cianflone, Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele, Istituto Scientifico San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
022
11:15 HEART VALVE TISSUE REGENERATION WITH EXTRACELLULAR MATRIX BIO-SCAFFOLD: A NEW SURGICAL TECHNIQUE
W.D. Boyd, J.N. Young, J. Sullivan, H.K. Bhullar, S. Mayberg, S. Kim, W.J. Bommer, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
023
11:30 INTRACARDIAC CAVOPULMONARY CONNECTION IN PATIENTS WITH UNIVENTRICULAR HEART USING INTRA-ATRIAL LATERAL TUNNEL AND INTRA-ATRIAL CONDUIT TECHNIQUES
M.A. Maluf, Cardiovascular Division, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
024
11:45 LONG TERM FOLLOW-UP OF TRANSCATHETER DEVICE CLOSURE OF PM-VSD
M.S. Alhabdan, A.N. Alomrani, College of Medicine, Al-Imam University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
025
12:00 PECULIARITIES OF CONGENITAL HEART DISEASES IN ADULTS
Y. Pya, S. Alimbaev, M. Freund, M. Aripov, S. Kadirova, R. Murzabaeva, National Research Cardiac Surgery Center, Astana, Kazakhstan
026
12:15 INSIGHTS INTO THE AORTIC WALL
J.A. Elefteriades, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
027
12:30 BRAIN NATRIURETIC PEPTIDE AS A PREDICTOR OF VOLUME-OVERLOAD IN CHILDREN WITH SHUNT LESION
I.A. Saad, T.S. Ibrahim, Cairo University, Egypt
028
12:45 THROMBOSIS FOLLOWING CLOSURE OF LARGE DISTAL CORONARY ARTERY FISTULA - TO CLOSE OR NOT CLOSE LARGE DISTAL CAF?
S.G. Gowda, T.F. Forbes, H.S. Singh, L.L. Latson, L.P. Prieto, D.T. Turner The Children's Hospital of Michigan, MI, USA
029
13:00 THE OUTCOME OF TRANSCATHETER PATENT DUCTUS ARTERIOSUS CLOSURE IN PATIENTS WEIGHING ≤ 8kg
Y. Alheraish, A. Alomrani, M. Aljoufan, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, Heart Institute, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
030
13:15 LUNCH BREAK, VISIT POSTERS AND EXHIBITION  
SATURDAY, JULY 28, 2012
10:45 - 13:30   HALL D
  S22   Session:  
METABOLIC SYNDROME, TYPE II DIABETES AND ATHEROSCLEROSIS

Chairs:
U. Forstermann, Mainz, Germany
F. Gao, Xi'an, China
 
10:45 DIMINISHED ENDOTHELIAL FIBRINOLYTIC CAPACITY IN ADULTS WITH IMPAIRED FASTING GLUCOSE
K.J. Diehl, B.R. Weil, D.L. Templeton, J.J. Greiner, B.L. Stauffer, C.A. DeSouza, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, USA
031
11:00 ASSOCIATION OF GLYCATED HEMOGLOBIN WITH LONG-TERM ADVERSE CARDIAC EVENTS AFTER PERCUTANEOUS CORONARY INTERVENTION IN NON DIABETES PATIENTS (WITH CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE): AN OBSERVATIONAL STUDY FROM THE KOREAN COACT REGISTRY
J-H. Jang, S.H. Her, M.W. Park, C.J. Kim, J.B. Kwon, Daejeon St. Mary's Hospital, Daejeon, South Korea
032
11:15 PROGNOSTIC IMPACT OF DIABETES MELLTIUS ON A WELL-DEFINED MULTI-ETHNIC ASIAN CLINICAL HEART FAILURE POPULATION: A ONE-YEAR FOLLOW-UP FOR A THREE-YEAR COHORT
S.C. Chai, Y. Cao, P.P. Goh, G. Leong, Changi General Hospital, Singapore
033
11:30 THE INFLUENCE OF DIABETES ON CARDIOVASCULAR OUTCOMES IN ACUTE HEART FAILURE PATIENTS IN SINGAPORE
Y.Y. Go, N. Shanmugam, L.L. Sim, S.Y. Chia, F.R. Jaufeerally, D. Sim, B. Kwok, F. Gao, R. Liew, National Heart Center Singapore, Singapore
034
11:45 CD36 PROMOTES ADIPOCYTE DIFFERENTIATION AND ADIPOGENESIS
R.H. Lijnen, V. Christiaens, I. Scroyen Center for Molecular and Vascular Biology, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
 
035
12:00 ASPIRIN RESISTANCE IN WELL CONTROLLED TYPE II DIABETES MELLITUS
S. Khosropanah, A. Shadmehr, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
 
036
12:15 INDRISK: A TYPE 2 DIABETES SCREENING TOOL FOR PRIMARY HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS IN RURAL INDIA
T. Sathish, S. Kannan, P.S. Sarma, K.R. Thankappan, Monash University, VIC., Australia
 
037
12:30 ECHOCARDIOGRAPHIC MYOCARDIAL PERFORMANCE (TEI INDEX) ASSESSMENT OF RIGHT VENTRICLE IN HEALTHY NEWBORNS PHARMACOLOGICAL STUDIES ON THUNBERGIA ALATA BOJER EX SIMS: A PLANT ALONG WITH THE NUMEROUS POTENCIES
M.A.H. Mollik, Practical Academy on Wise Education and Research Foundation, Dhaka, Bangladesh, Prescience Trust Funds, Phoenixville, PA, USA
 
038
12:45 RANDOMIZED 30-DAYS TRIAL WITH GRANULATED GYMNEMA GREEN TEA TO REDUCE BLOOD SUGAR
A.K.M. Alamgir, St Michael’s Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
 
039
13:00 BODY SURFACE AREA-INDEXED LEFT ATRIAL VOLUME PARADOX AFTER SURGICAL TREATMENT FOR MORBID OBESITY
G.H. Yao, L. Navaravong, J. Abboud, J. D'Amours, A. King,
L. Jiang, Baystate Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Springfield, MA, USA
 
040
13:15 PARENTAL PERCEPTION OF CHILDHOOD OBESITY AND POTENTIAL DETERMINANTS IN THE UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
A. Abdulle, A. Aljunaibi, N. Nagelkerke Faculty of Medicine, UAE University, Al-Ain, UAE
 
041
13:30 LUNCH BREAK, VISIT POSTERS AND EXHIBITION  
SATURDAY, JULY 28, 2012
14:00 - 16:00   HALL A
 

PL03   Plenary Session:
NEW INSIGHTS INTO THE PATHOGENESIS, PREVENTION AND TREATMENT OF CARDIOMYOPATHIES

Chairs:
K. Chatterjee, San Francisco, CA, USA
N.S. Dhalla, Winnipeg, MB, Canada

 
14:00 MECHANISMS OF CARDIAC DYSFUNCTION IN DIABETIC CARDIOMYOPATHY (Invited Lecture)
N.S. Dhalla, St. Boniface Hospital Research Centre, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
 
079
14:15 ARE THERE DIFFERENCES IN PATHOPHYSIOLOGY AND VENTRICULAR REMODELING BETWEEN SYSTOLIC AND DIASTOLIC HEART FAILURE? (Invited Lecture)
K. Chatterjee, Medicine University of Iowa, Medicine University of California San Francisco, CA, USA
080
14:30 APTAMERS BIND AND NEUTRALIZE BETA1-RECEPTOR AUTOANTIBODIES: BASICS FOR A NEW TREATMENT OPTION IN CARDIOMYOPATHY (Invited Lecture)
I. Schimke, Pathobiochemie and Medizinische Chemie Charite - Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Germany
082
14:45 CARDIOTOXICITY IN CANCER THERAPY (Invited Lecture)
J. Liu, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
083
15:00 IRON-OVERLOAD CARDIOMYOPATHY: PATHOPHYSIOLOGY, DIAGNOSIS, AND TREATMENT (Invited Lecture)
G.Y. Oudit, Mackenzie Health Sciences Centre Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
085
15:15 THE DEGRADATION SYSTEM IN CARDIOMYOCYTES (Invited Lecture)
O. Yamaguchi, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
086
15:30 ALCOHOL SEPTAL ABLATION VS. SEPTAL MYECTOMY FOR HOCM: WHEN TO DO WHICH (Invited Lecture)
M.A. Fifer, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
084
15:45 A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW FOR SUDDEN CARDIAC DEATH IN HYPERTROPHIC CARDIOMYOPATHY PATIENTS WITH MYOCARDIAL FIBROSIS: A CMR LGE STUDY (Invited Lecture)
R.W. Biederman, N.J. Silva, A.T. Paladino, M. Doyle, S.T. Reddy, G. Rayarao, J. Yamrozik, R.B. Williams, D.A. Vido, Gerald McGinnis Cardiovascular Institute, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
             
087
16:00 COFFEE BREAK, VISIT POSTERS & EXHIBITION  
SATURDAY, JULY 28, 2012
14:00 - 16:30   HALL B
  PL04   Plenary Session:
SUDDEN DEATH AND NOVEL APPROACHES TO ARRHYTHMIA MANAGEMENT

Chairs:
M.E. Cain, Buffalo, NY, USA
A.B. Curtis, Buffalo, NY, USA
 
14:00 CARDIAC ARRHYTHMIAS IN THE ELDERLY-MANAGEMENT ISSUES (Invited Lecture)
K.A. Adarsh, Govt. Medical College/G.N.D. Hospital, Amritsar, Punjab, India
088
14:15

NEW INSIGHTS INTO IDENTIFICATION OF PATIENTS AT RISK FOR SUDDEN CARDIAC DEATH (Invited Lecture)
M.E. Cain, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
 

089
14:30 IS CARDIAC RESYNCHRONIZATION THERAPY PROARRHYTHMIC? (Invited Lecture)
A. Curtis, University of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
090
14:45

THE PREVALENCE AND PROGNOSTIC SIGNIFICANCE OF EARLY REPOLARIZATION (J WAVE) IN BRUGADA SYNDROME (Invited Lecture)
M. Takagi, Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan

091
15:00 ARRHYTHMOGENIC RIGHT VENTRICULAR CARDIOMYOPATHY: DISEASE OF THE DESMOSOME WITH MULTIPLE CLINICAL PRESENTATIONS (Invited Lecture)
F. Duru, University Hospital of Zurich, Switzerland
092
15:15 HEART FAILURE AND AICD'S: TIME TO GO BEYOND THE INITIAL SHOCK (Invited Lecture)
J.M. Aranda Jr., University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
093
15:30

DIAGNOSTIC SIGNIFICANCE OF TC-99M-PYP RADIONUCLIDE MYOCARDIAL SCINTIGRAPHY, EVALUATING POSSIBLE PRESENCE, SEVERITY OF SARCOID CARDIOMYOPATHY AND SUDDEN CARDIAC DEATH RISK PREVENTION IN 178 SYSTEMIC SARCOIDOSIS PATIENTS STUDIED (Invited Lecture)
N.I. Angomachalelis, Aristotle University School of Medicine, Thessaloniki, Greece

094
15:45 BENEFIT OF AV- AND VV-DELAY OPTIMIZATION IN PATIENTS TREATED WITH CARDIAC RESYNCHRONIZATION THERAPY: A META-ANALYSIS
D. Auger, U. Hoke, J.J. Bax, E. Boersma, V. Delgado Centre Hsopitalier de l'Universite de Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
095
16:00 THERAPEUTIC HYPOTHERMIA IS ASSOCIATED WITH A GOOD NEUROLOGIC OUTCOME IN PATIENTS WHO SURVIVED AN IN-HOSPITAL CARDIAC ARREST
S.U. Nair, T. Macatangay, J.B. Lundbye Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT, USA
096
16:15 CLINICAL VARIABLES ASSOCIATED WITH THE DEVELOPMENT OF ELECTRICAL STORM IN PATIENTS WITH CHAGAS’ DISEASE AND AN ICD
W.F. McIntyre, M. Valentino, A. Treggia, W.M. Hopman, A. Baranchuk Kingston General Hospital, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
097
16:30 COFFEE BREAK, VISIT POSTERS & EXHIBITION
SATURDAY, JULY 28, 2012
14:00 - 16:15   HALL C
  S23  Session:
SECONDARY PREVENTION, MODIFICATION OF LIPOPROTEINS, PROGNOSIS, RISK STRATIFICATION

Chairs:
Y. Charuzi, Los Angeles, CA, USA
C. Rosendorff, New York, NY, USA

 
14:00 INDEPENDENT PREDICTORS OF MORTALITY, REHOSPITALIZATION, AND CARDIAC SYNCOPE IN THE ELDERLY: A RETROSPECTIVE STUDY
S. Khera, W.S. Aronow, C. Palaniswamy, S. Sule, J.V. Doshi, S. Adapa, N. Balasubramaniyam, C. Ahn, S.J. Peterson, C. Nabors, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY, USA
098
14:15 FRAILTY IS INDEPENDENTLY ASSOCIATED WITH SHORT-TERM OUTCOMES FOR ELDERLY PATIENTS WITH NON-ST-SEGMENT ELEVATION MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION
N.G. Ekerstad, E. Swahn, M. Janzon, J. Alfredsson, R. Lofmark, M. Lindenberger, P. Carlsson, The Centre for Medical Technology Assessment/IMH, Linkoping University and Trollhattan-Vanersborg-Uddevalla, Sweden
099
14:30 MICROVASCULAR RETINOPATHY PREDICTS FUTURE CARDIAC EVENTS IN PATIENTS WITH CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE
S.K. Chew, A. Hutchinson, D. Colville, J. Savige, The Northern Hospital, Melbourne, VIC, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
100
14:45 LIPID PROFILE IN 3 DIFFERENT ETHNIC GROUPS IN THE VERY ONSET OF ST SEGMENT ELEVATION MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION (STEMI)
F. Ancona, M. Spartera, N. Cristell, A. Durante, A. Laricchia,
G. Peretto
, D. Hu, Uren Ng, A. Maseri, D. Cianflone, Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele, Istituto Scientifico San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
 

101
15:00 ASSOCIATION BETWEEN PNEUMOCOCCAL VACCINATION AND MORTALITY IN PATIENTS WITH ST-ELEVATION MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION
B. Kaseer, J. Chahin, R. Weyandt, M. Zahid, ExcelaHealth Cardiology, Greensburg, PA, USA, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
102
15:15 APPLYING THE CADILLAC RISK SCORE IN ASIAN PATIENTS WITH ACUTE ST SEGMENT ELEVATION MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION WHO UNDERWENT PRIMARY PERCUTANEOUS CORONARY INTERVENTION
B.W.M. Liew, J. Chow, S.H. Ong, C.H. Tan, P.P. Goh, Changi General Hospital, Singapore
103
15:30 EFFECT OF XUEZHIKANG, AN EXTRACT FROM RED YEAST CHINESE RICE, ON CORONARY EVENTS IN A CHINESE POPULATION WITH PRIOR MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION
Z. Lu, W. Kou, B. Du, Y. Wu, S. Zhao, D.M. Capuzzi, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, Lankenau Institute for Medical Research, Wynnewood, PA, USA
104
15:45 CIGARETTE SMOKING INCREASES ASPIRIN RESISTANCE IN STABLE ANGINA
S. Khosropanah, A. Azad, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
105
16:00 BLOOD GLUCOSE LEVEL ON ADMISSION AS A SIMPLE PREDICTOR OF CORONARY OCCLUSION DEGREE IN ACUTE CORONARY SYNDROME
C.K. Simanjuntak, F. Liwang, B. Aprilia, W.J. Iskandar, G. Lilihata, R. Kurniawan, F.C Fredy, S.A. Nasution Faculty of Medicine Universitas Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia
106
16:15 COFFEE BREAK, VISIT POSTERS & EXHIBITION  
SATURDAY, JULY 28, 2012
14:00 - 16:00   HALL D
  S24  Session:
NEW DIRECTIONS IN CARDIAC SURGERY: SURGICAL REVASCULARIZATION / MECHANICAL CIRCULATORY SUPPORT / CARDIAC TRANSPLANTATION

Chairs:
M.E. Bowdish, Los Angeles, CA, USA
W. Mohl
, Vienna, Austria
 
14:00 CASE SERIES USING THE ROTAFLOW SYSTEM FOR TEMPORARY RIGHT VENTRICUALR ASSIST DEVICE FOLLOWING HEARTMATE II IMPLANTATION
A. Khani-Hanjani, G. Loor, M. Mountis, T. Chameogeorgakis, A. Shafii, M. Hanna, E. Soltesz, G.V. Gonzalez-Stawinski Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
107
14:15 COMBINED HEART AND LIVER TRANSPLANTATION – THE CLEVELAND CLINIC EXPERIENCE
A. Dave Nagpal, T. Chamogeorgakis, A.E. Shafii, M. Hanna, C.M. Miller, J. Fung, G.V. Gonzales-Stawinski, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
108
14:30 DEVELOPMENT OF SEVERE CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE AFTER ORTHOTOPIC HEART TRANSPLANTATION
H. Yerebakan, M. Ji, A. Kossar, S. Khalid, S. Jones, L. Soni, M. Argenziano, H. Takama, Y. Naka, F.H. Cheema, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT, USA
109
14:45 SURGICAL TREATMENT OF MYOCARDIAL BRIDGING IN 46 PATIENTS
Qingyu Y. Wu, Z.H. Xu, H.Y. Li, B. Yuan, L. Wang, Heart Center, First Hospital of Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
110
15:00 SAFETY AND PREDISPOSITION FOR INFECTIONS AFTER DENTAL PROCEDURES IN MECHANICAL ASSIST DEVICES (LVADS) RECIPIENTS
K.C. McCants, J.B. McCants, P.S. Combs, P. Raheja, E. Birks, M.S. Slaughter, University of Louisville & Jewish Hospital, Louisville, KY, USA
111
15:15 INTRA-AORTIC BALLOON PUMP COUNTERPULSATION HAS NO EFFECT ON IN-HOSPITAL MORTALITY IN ACUTE CORONARY SYNDROMES COMPLICATED BY CARDIOGENIC SHOCK
C.N. Ionescu, P. ElAzoury, T.J. Donohue, A. Ghantous Hospital of Saint Rapahel, New Haven, CT, USA
112
15:30 CORRELATION BETWEEN HYPOMAGNESEMIA AND CORONARY VASCULOPATHY POST HEART TRANSPLANT
W.I. Khalife, M. Morsy, S. Garikipati, P. Nalabothu University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
113
15:45 EXERCISE RESPONSE AFTER CARDIAC TRANSPLANTATION
E. Abiodun Oluwatosin, Renaissance Consultant, Lagos, Nigeria
114
16:00 COFFEE BREAK, VISIT POSTERS & EXHIBITION  
SATURDAY, JULY 28, 2012
16:45-19:00   HALL A
  PL05   Plenary Session:
A GLIMPSE TO THE FUTURE – GENETICS OF HEART DISEASE Joint Session with the American College of Cardiology / California Chapter

Chairs:
K.N. Pandey, New Orleans, LA, USA
R. Roberts, Ottawa, ON, Canada
 
16:45 GENE DELIVERY TO REGULATE VASCULAR SMOOTH MUSCLE FUNCTION (Invited Lecture)
J.D. Marsh, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA
115
17:00 GENETICS OF CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE (Invited Lecture)
R. Roberts, University of Ottawa Heart Institute, ON, Canada
116
17:15 NEW APPROACHES TO IDENTIFY THE GENETIC CAUSES OF CONGENITAL HEART DEFECTS (Invited Lecture)
N.E. Bowles, S.B. Bleyl, M.F. Leppert, C.B. Arrington University of Utah School of Medicine, Eccles Institute of Human Genetics, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
117
17:30 MULTIDISCIPLARY APPROACH TO GWAS FOR HEART FAILURE BASED ON THE VARIOUS ETIOLOGY AND ETHNICITY (Invited Lecture)
T. Toyo-Oka, University of Tokyo, Japan
118
17:45 GENETIC-DISRUPTION OF NPR1 LEADS TO CARDIAC HYPERTROPHY AND REMODELING: ROLE OF PRO-INFLAMMATORY CYTOKINES (Invited Lecture)
K.N. Pandey, Tulane University Health Sciences Center, School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA
119
18:00 CARDIOVASCULAR CONTRIBUTIONS TO NEUROLOGICAL DISEASE (Invited Lecture)
Y. Li, College of Medicine University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
120
18:15 IMPACT OF BETA-ADRENERGIC RECEPTOR POLYMORPHISM ON NON-INVASIVE CAD TESTING (Invited Lecture)
J. Shirani, St. Luke’s Hospital and Health Network, Philadelphia, PA, USA
122
18:30 CRITICAL REGULATORY ROLES OF TGFBETA/BMP SIGNALING 12 PATHWAYS DURING MYOCARIDAL WALL DEVELOPMENT (Invited Lecture)
K. Jiao, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
123
18:45 IMPAIRED SIRT1 NUCLEOCYTOPLASMIC SHUTTLING IN THE SENESCENT HEART IN RESPONSE TO ISCHEMIC STRESS
C. Tong, A. Morrison, S. Mattison, S. Qian, M. Bryniarski, B. Rankin, J. Wang, D. Thomas, J. Li, SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
124
SATURDAY, JULY 28, 2012
16:45 - 19:00   HALL B
  PL06   Plenary Session:
ADVANCES IN CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, CORONARY REVASCULARIZATION AND HEART TRANSPLANTATION

Chairs:
M.R. Johnson, Madison, WI, USA
L.P. Perrault, Montreal, QC, Canada
 
16:45 ANTIBODY MEDIATED REJECTION IN HEART TRANSPLANTATION – A CLINICIAN'S PERSPECTIVE (Invited Lecture)
M.R. Johnson, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
125
17:00 ROLE OF CMV IN CARDIAC ALLOGRAFT VASCULOPATHY (Invited Lecture)
N. Nair
, Texas A&M HSC College of Medicine, Temple, TX, USA
126
17:15 MANAGEMENT OF EARLY POSTOPERATIVE CORONARY BYPASS GRAFT FAILURE (Invited Lecture)
L.P. Perrault, Montreal Heart Institute, Montreal, QC, Canada
127
17:30 DESIGN OF FUTURE REVASCULARIZATION EVALUATION IN PATIENTS WITH DIABETES MELLITUS: OPTIMAL MANAGEMENT OF MULTIVESSEL DISEASE (FREEDOM TRIAL) (Invited Lecture)
M. Farkouh, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
128
17:45 OFF-PUMP CORONARY ARTERY BYPASS GRAFTING: THE MYTH, THE REALITY (Invited Lecture)
S.G. Raja
, Harefield Hospital, London, UK
129
18:00 DESTINATION THERAPY: BARRIERS TO IMPLEMENTATION AND ACCEPTANCE (Invited Lecture)
M.E. Bowdish, Keck School of Medicine of USC, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
130
18:15 SURGICAL VENTRICULAR RESTORATION FOR DILATED ISCHEMIC CARDIOMYOPATHY IN THE ELDERLY
C.L. Athanasuleas
, G.D. Buckberg, The RESTORE Group University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
131
18:30 OUTCOMES FOLLOWING PCI IN PATIENTS WITH PREVIOUS CABG: A MULTI CENTRE EXPERIENCE
S.S. Bundhoo
, M. Kalla, R. Anantharaman, K. Morris, A. Chase, D. Smith, R.A. Anderson, T.D. Kinnaird,
132
18:45 4-YEAR OUTCOME ANALYSIS OF ENDOSCOPIC VEIN HARVESTING FOR CORONARY ARTERY BYPASS GRAFTING S.G. Raja, M. Navaratnarajah, M. Rochon, C.D. Ilsley, J.A. Gaer, M. Amrani, T.T. Bahrami, Harefield Hospital, London, UK 133
SATURDAY, JULY 28, 2012
16:45 - 19:30   HALL C
  S25  Session:
ATHEROSCLEROSIS: PRIMARY PREVENTION, RISK ASSESSMENT

Chairs:
A.L. Klatsky, Oakland, CA, USA
R. Manfredini
, Ferrara, Italy
 
16:45 HOW DO ANTHROPOMETRIC MEASUREMENTS AND GENDER RELATE TO RACIAL DIFFERENCES IN EPICARDIAL FAT THICKNESS?
S. Salami, M. Tucciarone, R. Bess, A. Kolluru, S. Szpunar, H. Rosman, G. Cohen, St. John Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit, MI, USA
134
17:00 DEVELOPMENTAL COORDINATION DISORDER, LEG LENGTH TO HEIGHT RATIO, AND CHILDHOOD OBESITY
K.A. Quattrini, J. Liu, B. Faught, J. Hay, J. Cairney, University of Saskatchewan College of Dentistry, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
135
17:15 LIPID PROFILE IN A STUDENT POPULATION OF THE CITY OF CAMPINAS, BRAZIL
A. Avezum, A. Timerman, J.F.K. Saraiva, D.J.B. Saraiva, J.R.Z. Mendes, Sao Paulo State Cardiology Society, Brazil
136
17:30 PREVALENCE AND PREDICTORS OF CONCOMITANT CAROTID AND CORONARY ARTERY ATHEROSCLEROTIC DISEASE
A. Steinvil, B. Sadeh, A. Arbel, D. Justo, A. Belei, N. Borenstein, S. Bana, A. Halkin, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
137
17:45 HIGHLY SENSITIVE C-REACTIVE PROTEIN AND VITAMIN D3 AS CARDIOVASCULAR RISK FACTORS IN CHILDREN
S.R. Bovet, P.M. Bovet, S.J. Hetzel, K. Olson, K.J. O'Connell, D.K. Murdock Aspirus Wausau Hospital, Wausau, WI, USA
138
18:00 CORRELATION BETWEEN HDL CHOLESTEROL LEVEL AND SEVERITY OF CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE IN ASIAN PEOPLE
S-H. Kim, Y-J. Sung, H-L. Lee, G-J. Ahn, I-H. Chae, G-R. Han, M-S Hyon Boramae Medical Center, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Korea
139
18:15 IMPACT OF HS-CRP & DYSLIPIDEMIA IN CHRONIC PERIDONTITIS AMONG CAD PATIENTS IN SOUTH INDIA
V. Kumar, S. Banu, C.N. Manjunath, V. Ranganath, R. Naik Sri Jayadeva Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences & Research, Bangalore, India
140
18:30 PREVALENCE OF EXCESS BODY WEIGHT IN A STUDENT POPULATION OF THE CITY OF CAMPINAS, BRAZIL
J.F.K Saraiva
, A. Timerman, D.J.B. Saraiva, A. Avezum, J.R.Z. Mendes Sao Paulo State Cardiology Society, Brazil
141
18:45 HYPERLIPIDEMIA DOUBLES THE RISK OF MULTIVESSEL INVOLVEMENT IN PERIPHERAL ARTERIAL DISEASE DESPITE BEING ON STATINS
A. Alani
, M. Hettiarachch, T. Mohamad, S.K. Zalawadiya, M. Shamiya, M.F. Alnahhas, E. Salem, M. Elder Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
142
19:00 PREVALENCE OF CARDIOVASCULAR RISK FACTORS IN 1000 URBAN EGYPTIANS
B.S. Ibrahim, H.S. Boulos National Heart Institute, Cairo, Cairo Kidney Center, Cairo, Egypt
143
19:15 SERUM CARDIOVASCULAR RISK FACTORS IN OBSTRUCTIVE SLEEP APNEA: A META-ANALYSIS
R. Nadeem, R. Loomba, E.M. Madbouly, S. Aggarwal, M. Nida, M. Kumar, A. Fatima James A Lovell Federal Health Care Center, North Chicago, IL, and Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, IL, USA
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