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New England Society for Vascular Surgery
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2014 Joint Annual Meeting

Thursday, September 11, 2014

7:00 am - 10:00 am Mock Oral Exams
8:00 am - 10:00 am NESVS Executive Council Meeting
8:00 am - 10:00 am EVS Executive Council Meeting
10:00 am - 12:00 pm Cook Fellow Luminaries
10:00 am - 5:00 pm Registration
10:00 am - 5:00 pm Speaker Ready Room
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm POSTGRADUATE COURSE
Update On Venous Disease Management: Expanding the Treatment Options
Course Directors:
Christopher Kwolek, MD & John Blebea, MD
1:00 pm - 1:20 pm Should We Be Managing Acute Pulmonary Embolism and What Is the Best Way To Treat It?
Christopher Kwolek, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
1:20 pm - 1:40 pm Interventional Treatment For Acute Iliofemoral DVT
Jeffrey Indes, MD
Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
1:40 pm - 2:00 pm How To Manage Iliocaval and IVC Occlusion
John Taggert, MD
Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY
2:00 pm - 2:20 pm Where Do Retrievable Filters Fit In and How Do We Get Them Out?
David Gillespie, MD
Southcoast Health System, Fall River, MA
2:20 pm - 2:50 pm Panel Discussion
2:50 pm - 3:20 pm Coffee Break
3:20 pm - 3:40 pm Selecting Patients For Lower Extremity Venous Intervention: What Tests Do I Need?
Mark Iafrati, MD
Tufts/New England Medical Center, Boston, MA
3:40 pm - 4:00 pm Office-Based Saphenous Vein Ablation - How I Do It
Edward Marcaccio, MD
Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI
4:00 pm - 4:20 pm Pelvic Venous Congestion Syndrome - Tips and Tricks For Diagnosis and Management
Julianne Stoughton, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
4:20 pm - 4:40 pm How To Manage Axillo-Subclavian Venous Disease
Louis Nguyen, MD
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
4:40 pm - 5:00 pm Panel Discussion
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm Young Surgeons/Professors' Rounds
6:30 pm - 7:15 pm Executive Council/Past Presidents' Reception
7:15 pm - 10:00 pm Executive Council/Past Presidents' Dinner

Friday, September 12, 2014

7:00 am - 8:00 am Breakfast Symposium (Non-Accredited)
7:00 am - 7:45 am Diversity Panel: Generational Issues in Vascular Surgery
  Generational Differences
Tony N. Sidawy
The George Washington University-MFA, Washington, DC

Impact of Generations On Education
Linda M. Harris
Buffalo General Medical Center, Buffalo, NY

How Generations Differences May Impact Hiring, Work and Promotion
Elliot L. Chaikof
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA
7:30 am - 8:30 am Continental Breakfast
7:30 am - 10:30 am Spouse Hospitality Suite
7:30 am - 4:00 pm Exhibit Hall Hours
7:30 am - 5:00 pm Registration
7:30 am - 5:15 pm Speaker Ready Room
8:00 am - 10:00 am SCIENTIFIC SESSION I
8:00 am - 8:15 am 1 Description of Normal Anatomical Diameter of IVC, Iliac and Femoral Veins
Arkady Ganelin, Anil Hingorani, Yuriy Ostrozhynskyy, Enrico Ascher, Borislav Kheyson, Eleanora Iadgarova, Natalie Marks
Total Vascular Center, Brooklyn, NY
8:15 am - 8:30 am 2 Follow-Up Compliance After Endovascular Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair In Medicare Beneficiaries
Andres Schanzer1, Louis M. Messina1, Kaushik Ghosh*2, Simons P. Jessica1, William P. Robinson1, Francesco A. Aiello1, Robert J. Goldberg*1, Allison B. Rosen1
1University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA; 2National Bureau of Economic Research, Cambridge, MA
8:30 am - 8:45 am 3 Use of "Fall-Back" Techniques for IVC Filter Retrieval Leads to 100% Technical Success
Yana Etkin, Julia Glaser, David Nation, Paul Foley, Grace Wang, Edward Woo, Ronald Fairman, Benjamin Jackson
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
8:45 am - 9:00 am 4 Do Young Patients Really Do Worse After Infrainguinal Bypass?
Meghan Dermody*1, Christopher Homsy*1, Yuanyuan Zhao*2, Philip P. Goodney2, James M. Estes1
1Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA; 2Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH
9:00 am - 9:15 am 5 MARCKS Signaling Differentially Regulates Vascular Smooth Muscle and Endothelial Cell Proliferation Through A p27kip1 Dependent Mechanism
Dan Yu, George Makkar, Tuo Dong, Dudley Strickland, Rajabrata Sarkar, Thomas S. Monahan
University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD
9:15 am - 9:30 am 6 Leave 'Em or Retrieve 'Em? Management of Inferior Vena Cava Filters
Courtney J. Warner*1, Anna E. Condino*2, Elizabeth A. Richey*2, Dyane E. Tower*2, Stephanie J. Tapp*2, Anna N. Tosteson*2, Daniel B. Walsh1
1Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH; 2The Dartmouth Institute, Lebanon, NH
9:30 am - 9:35 am 7
Endovascular Stent Graft Exclusion of Thoracic Arteriovenous Malformation In A Patient With Cobb Syndrome
Cindy Huynh1, Vivian Gahtan1, Robert Schwartz2
1SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY; 2Crouse Hospital, Syracuse, NY
9:35 am - 9:40 am 8
Midterm Results of Hypogastric Flow Preservation Using the Snorkel Technique
Naren Gupta*1, Carla Moreira*2, Joseph Raffetto1, Edwin Gravereaux3, Sarah White*1, Summer Mattera*1, James McPhee1
1VA Boston Health System, Boston, MA; 2Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA; 3Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
9:40 am - 9:45 am 9
Improving Outcome Prediction Accuracy of Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) In Asymptomatic Patients Using A Novel Frailty Risk Score (FRS)
Anton N. Sidawy, Richard F. Neville, Bao N. Nguyen, Gurusher Panjrath, Richard Amdur
George Washington University, Washington, DC
9:45 am - 9:50 am 10
Development of A Successful Follow-Up Program For Patients After Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
Larson Erb*1, Julie Adams1, Daniel Bertges1, Michael Ricci2, Georg Steinthorsson1, Andrew Stanley1, Beth Nutter-Gamache*1, Margaret Lesage*1, Emily Griffes*1
1University of Vermont, Burlington, VT; 2Central Maine Health Center, Lewiston, ME
9:50 am - 9:55 am 11
Venous Thromboembolism In High Risk Patients: Are We Doing Enough For Prevention?
Adam C. Ring, Faisal Aziz, Michael J. Beck, Amy B. Reed
Penn State Hershey College of Medicine, Hershey, PA
9:55 am - 10:00 am 12
Prospective Cost Analysis and Implications of Wound Complications In Lower Extremity Vascular Surgery Procedures
Louis L. Nguyen1, Gregory A. Leya*2, Nathanael D. Hevelone*1, Neal R. Barshes*3, Mark C. Myers4, Allen D. Hamdan4, Michael Belkin1, Charles K. Ozaki1
1Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA; 2Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; 3Michael DeBakey Veteran's Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX; 4Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital, Boston, MA
10:00 am - 10:30 am Coffee Break
10:30 am - 11:30 am SCIENTIFIC SESSION II
10:30 am - 10:45 am 13 Chronic Mesenteric Ischemia: Outcome Analysis and Predictors of Endovascular Failure
Nikolaos Zacharias*, Sammy Eghbalieh*, R. Clement Darling, III, Philip SK Paty*, Paul B. Kreienberg*, Sean P. Roddy, Manish Mehta, John B. Taggert*, Yarion Sternbach, Kathleen J. Ozsvath*, Benjamin B. Chang*
Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
10:45 am - 11:00 am 14 Comparison of Risk Factors For Length of Stay and Readmission Following Lower Extremity Revascularization
Scott M. Damrauer1, Ann C. Gaffey1, Ann D. Smith2, Ronald M. Fairman1, Louis L. Nguyen2
1Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA; 2Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
11:00 am - 11:15 am 15 A National Survey of AAA Specific Knowledge In Patients With AAA
Brian Nolan1, Andrew W. Hoel2, Mark Wyers3, Luke Marone4, Ravi Veeraswamy5, Bjoern Suckow*6, Andres S. Schanzer7
1Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH; 2Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL; 3Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA; 4University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA; 5Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA; 6University of Utah Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT; 7UMASS-Memorial Health Center, Worcester, MA
11:15 am - 11:30 am 16 Endovascular Lower Extremity Procedures Are Associated With Improved Outcomes Compared To Open Surgical Revascularization In Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease
Jaime Benarroch-Gampel, Omar A. Nunez Lopez, Charlie C. Cheng, Zulfiqar F. Cheema, Michael B. Silva, Jr.
The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX
  Regenerative Medicine Through the Eyes of A Surgeon
Joseph P. Vacanti
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch Symposium (Non-Accredited)
1:45 pm - 2:45 pm SCIENTIFIC SESSION III
1:45 pm - 2:00 pm 17 Aneurysmal Degeneration of Medically-Managed Acute Type B Aortic Dissections
Christopher A. Durham*, Nathan J. Aranson*, Emel A. Ergul*, Linda J. Wang*, Virendra I. Patel, Richard P. Cambria, Mark F. Conrad
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
2:00 pm - 2:15 pm 18 Fenestrated Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms Is Associated With Comparable Early Morbidity and Mortality To Infrarenal EVAR
Natalia O. Glebova1, Shalini Selvarajah1, James H. Black, III1, Mahmoud B. Malas2, Bruce A. Perler1, Christopher J. Abularrage1
1Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, 2Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore, MD
2:15 pm - 2:30 pm 19 Impact of Gender On Outcomes of Peripheral Vascular Interventions
Katelynn Ferranti*, Turner M. Osler*, Reshma Duffy*, Andy C. Stanley, Daniel J. Bertges
University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT
2:30 pm - 2:45 pm 20 Differential Effect of Atherosclerotic Risk Factors On Vascular Disease Phenotypes Between the Sexes
Caron B. Rockman, Yu Guo, MS, Glenn R. Jacobowitz, Thomas Maldonado, Neal Cayne, Firas Mussa, Mark Adelman, Jeffrey Berger
New York University Medical Center, New York, NY
2:45 pm - 3:15 pm Coffee Break
3:15 pm - 4:15 pm SCIENTIFIC SESSION IV
3:15 pm - 3:30 pm 21 Current Outcomes of Lower Extremity Bypass In High Risk Patients
Julia T. Saraidaridis*1, Emel Ergul*1, Virendra I. Patel1, David H. Stone2, Richard P. Cambria1, Mark F. Conrad1
1Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA; 2Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH
3:30 pm - 3:45 pm 22 One-Year Outcomes From An International Multicenter Study of Zenith TX2 Low Profile Endovascular Graft For Thoracic Endovascular Repair
Karl A. Illig1, Takao Ohki2, Chad Hughes3, Masaaki Kato4, Hideyuki Shimizu5, Shraddha Mehta6
1University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, 2Jikei University Hospital, Tokyo, Japan, 3Duke University, Durham, NC, 4Morinomiya Hospital, Osaka, Japan, 5Keio University Hospital, Tokyo, Japan, 6MED Institute, West Lafayette, IN
3:45 pm - 4:00 pm 23 Routine Use of Ultrasound Guidance In Femoral Arterial Access For Peripheral Vascular Intervention Decreases Groin Hematoma Rates
Jeffrey Kalish1, Mohammad Eslami1, David Gillespie2, Marc Schermerhorn3, Denis Rybin*4, Gheorghe Doros*4, Alik Farber1
1Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA; 2Southcoast Health System, Fall River, MA; 3Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA; 4Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA
4:00 pm - 4:05 pm 24
The Role of T Cells In Resolution of Deep Venous Thrombosis In Vivo
Suzanne Siefert, Joel Gabre, Christine Chabasse, Mark Hoofnagle, Rajabrata Sarkar
University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD
4:05 pm - 4:10 pm 25
Age-Related Disparity In Endovascular Aneurysm Repair (EVAR) Outcomes: Results of 20-Years Experience
Rami Tadros*, Peter Faries, Sharif Ellozy*, Marielle Torres*, Johanna Lou*, Elizabeth Weissler*, Paymon Sanati-Mehrizy*, Robert Lookstein*, Rajesh Malik*, Ageliki Vouyouka, Michael Marin*
The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY
4:10 pm - 4:15 pm 26
3D Ultrasonic Tissue Characterization For Asymptomatic Carotid Atherosclerosis
Khalid AlMuhanna1, Murad Hossain1, Limin Zhao2, Gregory Kowalewski2, Siddhartha Sikdar1, Brajesh K. Lal2.
1George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, USA, 2University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA.
4:15 pm - 4:30 pm Introduction of the EVS President
Evan C. Lipsitz
Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY
Taking Control of our Future in Vascular Surgery

Michael A. Golden
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm Welcome Reception
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm Women In Vascular Surgery Reception

Saturday, September 13, 2014

7:00 am - 8:00 am Breakfast Symposium (Non-Accredited)
7:00 am - 8:00 am EVS Annual Business Meeting (Members Only)
7:30 am - 8:30 am Continental Breakfast
7:30 am - 10:30 am Spouse Hospitality Suite
7:30 am - 4:00 pm Exhibit Hall Hours
7:30 am - 5:30 pm Registration
7:30 am - 5:30 pm Speaker Ready Room
8:00 am - 9:00 am SCIENTIFIC SESSION V
8:00 am - 8:15 am 27 Early Returns: Operative Logs For Traditional Vascular Fellowship Track Versus Integrated Vascular Training Programs
Philip Batista, Babak Abai, Dawn Salvatore, Paul DiMuzio
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
8:15 am - 8:30 am 28 HDL Inhibits Thrombospondin-1-Induced VSMC Chemotaxis Is Dependent On the Sphingosine-1-Phosphate Receptor
Pratik Desai*, Kristopher Maier*, Vivian Gahtan
SUNY Upstate Medical Center and Syracuse VA Medical Center, Syracuse, NY
8:30 am - 8:45 am 29 Does Iliac Venous Stenting For Outflow Obstruction Change the Quality of Life of Patients With Severe Chronic Venous Insufficiency
Edouard Aboian, Atul Rao, Alexander Shiferson, Michael Shih, Robert Y. Rhee
Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
8:45 am - 9:00 am 30 Evaluation of Revascularization Using Indocyanine Green Fluorescence Angiography
Joseph Sabat, Sam Tyagi, Shinichi Fukuhara, Stephen Haveson, Thomas Bernik
Mount Sinai Beth Israel, New York, NY
Responsibility Beyond the OR: It's Not Just About Operating

Daniel G. Clair
Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH
10:00 am - 10:30 am Coffee Break
10:30 am - 12:30 pm SCIENTIFIC SESSION VI
10:30 am - 10:45 am 31 Durability and Survival Are Similar Following Elective Endovascular and Open Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms In Younger Patients
Kevin Lee, Elaine Tang, Luc Dubois, Adam Power, Guy DeRose, Thomas Forbes
Western University, London, ON, Canada
10:45 am - 11:00 am 32 Adipose Phenotype Predicts Human Arteriovenous Fistula Remodeling
Kui Ding*, Christine Mauro, Hui Xue, Ming Tao*, Alban Longchamp*, Bruce Kristal*, Michael Belkin, Charles K Ozaki
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
11:00 am - 11:15 am 33 Initial Experience and Lessons Learned From Complete Endovascular Zone 0 TEVAR and Triple Chimney Technique For Innominate, Carotid and Subclavian Revascularization
Manish Mehta1, Philip SK Paty1, Edward Bennett2, Louis Britton2, Jeffrey Hnath1, Paul B. Kreienberg1, Chin Chin Yeh1, Benjamin B. Chang1
1The Vascular Group, The Institute for Vascular Health and Disease, Albany, NY; 2Albany Medical Center Hospital, Albany, NY
11:15 am - 11:30 am 34 Acoustic Shadowing Significantly Impairs Accurate Characterization of Stenosis In Carotid Duplex Examinations
Jahan Mohebali*, Virendra I. Patel, Kathleen M. Hannon*, Javier M. Romero, Michael R. Jaff*, Richard P. Cambria, Glenn M. LaMuraglia
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
11:30 am - 11:45 am 35 Accuracy of the NSQIP Universal Risk Calculator Using A Vascular Surgery Cohort In A Community Teaching Hospital
Madian T. Yahya, Stuart Blackwood, Foula Kontonicolas, Andrew McGregor, Royd Fukumoto, Alan Dietzek
Danbury Hospital, Danbury, CT
11:45 am - 12:00 pm 36 Contemporary Management of Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome Provides Early Symptom Improvement
Jesse A. Columbo*, Thadeus L. Trus*, Brian W. Nolan, Byron F. Santos Aleman*, Philip P. Goodney, Eva M. Rzucidlo, Richard J. Powell, Daniel B. Walsh, David H. Stone
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH
12:00 pm - 12:05 pm 37
Significant Long-Term Predictors of Re-Intervention Following Percutaneous Subclavian Artery Revascularization
Albeir Mousa, Mike Broce, Shadi AbuHaliamh, Michael Yacoub, Stephen Hass, John Campbell, Aravindra Nanjundappa, Mohit Srivastava, Patrick Stone, Mark Bates, Ali AbuRahma
West Virginia University, Charleston, WV
12:05 pm - 12:10 pm 38
Risk Stratified Analysis of Open Versus Fenestrated Repair of Complex Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms
Robert T. Lancaster, Jahan Mohebali*, Eric Twerdahl*, Emel Ergul*, Christopher J. Kwolek, Mark F. Conrad, Richard P. Cambria, Virendra I. Patel
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
12:10 pm - 12:15 pm 39
Aortoiliac Occlusive Disease: Role of Open Surgery In the Endovascular Era
David A. Nation, Ben M. Jackson, Grace J. Wang, Paul J. Foley, Venkat R. Kalapatapu, Ronald M. Fairman, Michael A. Golden
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch Symposia (Non-Accredited)
1:45 pm - 2:45 pm ISSUES PANEL
  Surgical Outcomes Analysis In the 21st Century
Moderators: Jeffrey Indes & James McKinsey

Current and Future Status of Outcomes Reporting: VQI – What have we learned?
Jack L. Cronenwett
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH

Potential Changes in Physician Reimbursements Based on Outcomes Reporting - Pay for Performance
Sean P. Roddy
The Vascular Group, PLLC, Albany, NY

Need for Outcomes Assessment for New Vascular Innovations – Do We Need Them Before Widespread Usage
Peter L. Faries
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY

Physician Office-Based Vascular Procedure Labs – Assessment of Outcomes and Safety
2:45 pm - 3:15 pm Coffee Break
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm SCIENTIFIC SESSION VII
3:30 pm - 3:45 pm 40 Factors Impacting Cost In Elective Endovascular And Open Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repairs At Two Centers
Reshma Duffy*1, Robert Everett*2, Peter Callas*1, Daniel Bertges1, Jens Eldrup-Jorgensen3, Christopher Healey3, Christopher Jones*1, Marion Couch*1, Gabe Crowl*1, Andrew Stanley1
1University of Vermont, Burlington, VT; 2Lock Haven University, Lock Haven, PA; 3Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME
3:45 pm - 4:00 pm 41 Policies Designed To Reduce Hospital Readmissions May Result In Increased Limb Loss
Robert J. Beaulieu, Joshua C. Grimm, Heather Lyu, BS, Christopher Abularrage, Bruce A. Perler
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
4:00 pm - 4:15 pm 42 Cost Drivers of Superficial Femoral Artery Stenting and Impact On Outcomes
Karen Walker*, Jesse Columbo*, Eva Rzucidlo, Philip Goodney, Richard Powell
Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH
4:15 pm - 4:30 pm 43 Clinical Feasibility and Financial Impact of Same Day Discharge In Patients Undergoing Endovascular Aortic Repair (EVAR) For Elective Infra-Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Vincent Moscato1, Monica O'Brien-Irr2, Maciej Dryjski1, Hasan H. Dosluoglu1, Gregory Cherr1, Linda M. Harris1
1SUNY @ Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 2Kaleida Health, Buffalo, NY
4:30 pm - 4:45 pm Introduction of the NESVS President
Hubert A. Johnson
R. Clement Darling, III
The Vascular Group, PLLC, Albany, NY
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm An Evening At Fenway Park (Reception)

Sunday, September 14, 2014

7:00 am - 8:00 am NESVS Annual Business Meeting (Members Only)
7:30 am - 8:30 am Continental Breakfast
7:30 am - 10:30 am Spouse Hospitality Suite
7:30 am - 11:00 am Exhibit Hall Hours
7:30 am - 12:00 pm Registration
7:30 am - 12:00 pm Speaker Ready Room
8:00 am - 8:05 am 44
A Vascular Surgeon Plays A Critical Role In the Development of A Successful TAVR Program
Jeffrey Ranaudo, Ossama Reslan, Marc Cohen, Bruce Haik, Mark Russo, Paul Burns, Bruce J. Brener, Cindy Sturt
Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, Newark, NJ
8:05 am - 8:10 am 45
VesselNavigator: A Novel Tool For Advanced 3D Roadmapping For Complex Endovascular Interventions
Lars Stangenberg*1, Bart Carelsen2, Thijs Elenbaas2, Kristen Zuurmond2, Allen Hamdan1, Marc L. Schermerhorn1
1 Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA; 2Philips Healthcare, Andover, MA
8:10 am - 8:15 am 46
Laser Atherectomy - Long Term Clinical Results For the Treatment of Peripheral Arterial Disease
Alexandros Mallios, John Blebea, Ryan Messiner, Kevin Taubman, Harry Ma
University of Oklahoma, Tulsa, OK
8:15 am - 8:20 am 47
Revascularization For Popliteal Aneurysms: Bypass Versus Stent Graft Outcomes
Ryan M. Svoboda*, Kristina A. Giles, Samantha A. Connell*, Daniel B. Walsh, Richard J. Powell, Eva M. Rzucidlo
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH
8:20 am - 8:25 am 48
Pedal Vessel Access and Endovascular Retrograde Revascularization For Complex Tibial Vessel Disease
Uwe Fischer, Marie Unruh, Mark Davies, Hosam El-Sayed
Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX
8:25 am - 8:30 am 49
Indications For Readmission After Lower Extremity Bypass In the National Surgical Quality Improvement Project
Sarah J. Carlson*, Thomas Curran, John C McCallum, Dominique B. Buck, Jeremy Darling, Allen D. Hamdan, Raul J. Guzman, Marc L Schermerhorn
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA
8:30 am - 8:35 am 50
A Prospective Study of Human Viable Wound Matrix In the Management of Chronic Venous Ulcers
Shahab Toursavadkohi, Rishi Kundi, Gregory Kowalewski, Thomas S. Monahan, Rosemary Smith-MaMacchia, Marlene Binnick, Rajabrata Sarkar, Brajesh K. Lal
University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
8:35 am - 8:40 am 51
Mortality Can Be Reduced In Infrainguinal Reconstruction Even With An Aggressive Open Surgical Approach In the Endovascular Era: The Benefits of A Standardized Approach and Regionalization of Care
R. Clement Darling, III, Philip SK Paty*, Sean P. Roddy, Benjamin B. Chang*, Paul B. Kreienberg*, Kathleen J. Ozsvath*, John B. Taggert*, Yaron Sternbach
Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
8:40 am - 8:45 am 52
Long-Term Follow-Up After EVAR: A Contemporary Series
Clayton J. Brinster*, Matthew R. Cambria*, Emel A. Ergul*, Mark F. Conrad, Richard P. Cambria
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
8:45 am - 8:50 am 53
Substantial Variation Exists Between SVS VQI Regions In Patient Selection and Treatment of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms
Dominique B. Buck*1, Jeremy Darling*1, Jack L. Cronenwett2, Philip P. Goodney2, Frans L. Moll3, Jason T. Lee4, Marc L. Schermerhorn1
1Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA; 2Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH; 3UMCU, Utrecht, Netherlands; 4Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA
8:50 am - 9:00 am Discussion
9:00 am - 10:15 am SCIENTIFIC SESSION IX
9:00 am - 9:15 am 54 Long-Term Outcomes & Temporal Trends With Endovascular vs. Open Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms In the Medicare Population
Marc L. Schermerhorn1, Dominique B. Buck*1, Thomas Curran*1, John C. McCallum*1, Alistair J. O'Malley*1, Philip Cotterill2, Jeremy Darling*1, Bruce E. Landon*1
1Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA; 2Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Baltimore, MD
9:15 am - 9:30 am 55 Who Treats Vascular Access Thrombosis and When? A Comprehensive Survey of All French Hemodialysis Centers
Nirvana Sadaghianloo1, Elixène Jean-Baptiste1, Serge Declemy1, Hacène Gaïd2, Christophe Robino2, Alan Dardik3, Réda Hassen-Khodja1
1University of Nice, Sophia Antipolis, Nice, France, 2Princess Grace Hospital Center, Monte Carlo, Monaco, 3Department of Surgery, Yale University, New Haven, CT
9:30 am - 9:45 am 56 Effects of Publications of Center For Medicaid and Medicare Services (CMS) Guidelines For Carotid Artery Stenting (CAS) and CREST Results On National and Regional Utilization of CAS For Carotid Revascularization
Mohammad H. Eslami1, Denis Rybin*2, Gheorghe Doross*2, Alik Farber1
1Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA; 2Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA
9:45 am - 10:00 am 57 Portal Vein Reconstruction In Pancreatic Resection: Technical Risk Factors For Portal Vein Thrombosis
Natalia O. Glebova; Caitlin W. Hicks; Kristine C. Orion; Christopher J. Abularrage; Matthew J. Weiss; Andrew M. Cameron; Christopher L. Wolfgang; James H. Black, III
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
10:00 am - 10:15 am 58 Surgeon's Intraoperative Assessments During Autogenous Arteriovenous Fistula Creation Strongly Correlate With Early Fistula Thrombosis
Alik Farber1, Peter Imrey*2, James Kaufman*3, Thomas Huber*4, Larry Kraiss*5, Joseph Vita*1, John Kusek*6, Scott Bercelli4, Andrew Fenves7, Carlton Young8, Miguel Vazquez*9, Brett Larive*2, Liang Li*2, Milena Radeva*2, Gerald Beck*2, Harold Feldman*10, and the HFM Study Group
1Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA; 2Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH; 3VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA; 4University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL; 5University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; 6National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda, MD; 7University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX; 8University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL; 9University of Texas Southwestern/Dallas, Dallas, TX; 10University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
10:15 am - 10:30 am Coffee Break
10:30 am - 10:35 am 59
The Increasing Value of Endovascular Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair: Lower Costs and Superior Outcomes
Andrew J. Meltzer, Jialin Mao, Abby Isaacs, Peter H. Connolly, Darren B. Schneider, Art Sedrakyan
Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY
10:35 am - 10:40 am 60
Endovascular Repair of Ruptured Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm: Are Outcomes Improving?
Khanjan H. Nagarsheth, Arif Alam, Jonathan Schor, Kuldeep Singh, Saqib Zia, Jonathan Deitch
Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island, NY
10:40 am - 10:45 am 61
The Effect of Chronic Renal Insufficiency Utilizing Glomerular Filtration Rate and Serum Creatinine On Late Clinical Outcome of Carotid Endarterectomy
Ali F. AbuRahma, Mohit Srivastava, Benny Chong, L. Scott Dean, Patrick A. Stone, Albeir Y. Mousa, Will Jackson
West Virginia University, Charleston Division, Charleston, WV
10:45 am - 10:50 am 62
Results of Carotid Stenting versus Carotid Endarterectomy in a Large Integrated Rural Tertiary Care System
Austin J. Wagner, Robert P. Garvin, Evan J. Ryer, James R. Elmore, Andrea L. Berger, Jove H. Graham, David P. Franklin
Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA
10:50 am - 10:55 am 63
A Case of Acute Ischemic Monomelic Neuropathy In A 36 Year Old After Dialysis Access
Andre R. Ramdon1, Michael Golden2, Venkat Kalapatapu2
1University of Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA; 2Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA
10:55 am - 11:00 am 64
Use of Hybrid PTFE Stent-Graft For Iliofemoral Bypass In Setting of Femoral Blow-Out
Mohammed M. Chaudry, Matthew J. Dougherty, Douglas Troutman, DO, Keith D. Calligaro
Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
11:00 am - 11:10 am Discussion
11:10 am - 11:15 am 65
Clinical Correlation of Anatomical Location of Non-Thrombotic Iliac Vein Lesion
Borislav Kheyson, Medicine, Anil Hingorani, Enrico Ascher, Arkady Ganelin
Total Vascular Care, Brooklyn, NY
11:15 am - 11:20 am 66
Long-Term Outcomes of Conservative Management of Visceral Artery Aneurysms
Raymond E. Eid, Ankur J. Shukla, Larry Fish, Efthimios Avgerinos, Luke K. Marone, Michel S. Makaroun, Rabih A. Chaer
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
11:20 am - 11:25 am 67
Concomitant Vascular Compressive Syndromes: Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome With Nutcracker Syndrome
Sina Iranmanesh, Brittny W. Howell, John J. Ricotta
Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC
11:25 am - 11:30 am 68
Trans-Atrial Caval Filters Optimize Outcomes of Pulmonary Embolectomy
Christine Chung, Rajesh Malik, Daniel Han, Sharif Ellozy, Windsor Ting, Michael Marin, Peter Faries, Ramachandra Reddy
Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY
11:30 am - 11:35 am 69
Venous Stasis Ulcers Due To Congenital Agenesis of the IVC
John Phair, Eric Trestman, Ratna Medicherla, Jennifer Stableford
Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY
11:35 am - 11:45 am Discussion
11:45 am - 12:00 pm Award Presentations
12:00 pm Adjourn

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