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THURSDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2017
10:00 am-6:00 pm Registration
Grand Ballroom Foyer
10:00 am-6:00 pm Speaker Ready
Grand Ballroom Foyer
1:00 pm-5:00 pm POSTGRADUATE COURSE: WHAT IS NEW AND DIFFERENT IN DIALYSIS ACCESS
Grand Ballroom AB
Moderators: Mark G. Davies
Misaki M. Kiguchi
1:00 pm-2:05 pm PG SESSION I: GETTING ACCESS
1:00 pm Choosing Access in the Subpopulations
Alan Dietzek
Danbury Hospital, Danbury, CT
1:10 pm What to Do with the Basilic Vein
John Blebea
Central Michigan University College of Medicine, Saginaw, MI
1:20 pm The New Grafts (Early Access, Hybrid and the Biologics)
Efthymios Avgerinos
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
1:30 pm Pushing the Boundaries with Access
Kathleen J. Ozsvath
The Vascular Group, Albany, NY
1:40 pm Percutaneous Creation of an AVF
Timothy Wu
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ
1:50 pm Where Do We Stand with PD
Ulka Sachdev
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
2:00 pm DISCUSSION
2:05 pm-2:40 pm PG SESSION II: MAINTAINING ACCESS
2:05 pm What is the Optimal Surveillance Program
Ankur J. Shukla
University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
2:15 pm New Technology for Stenosis (cutting balloons, DCB, Stents and Covered Stents)
Rabih A. Chaer
UPMC Presbyterian, Pittsburgh, PA
2:25 pm Optimal Declot Strategies
Luke K. Marone
West Virginia University Hospital, Morgantown, WV
2:35 pm DISCUSSION
2:40 pm-3:15 pm PG SESSION III: DEALING WITH COMPLICATIONS
2:40 pm What to About Steal
Ellen D. Dillavou
Duke Regional Vascular Access, Durham, NC
2:50 pm What to Do about Aneurysms and Megafistulas
Steven Abramowitz
Medstar Washington Hospital, Washington, DC
3:00 pm Strategies for Management of Infection
Thomas Reifsnyder
John Hopkins Bayview, Baltimore, MD
3:10 pm DISCUSSION
3:15 pm-3:30 pm COFFEE BREAK
3:30 pm-4:25 pm PG SESSION IV: COPING WITH FAILED DIALYSIS ACCESS
3:30 pm Managing Central Venous Stenosis (Hero, Covered Stents, Central Bypass)
Matthew J. Dougherty
Pennsylvania Hospital, University of PA, Philadelphia, PA
3:40 pm Where Does TOS Fit With Access
Karl A. Illig
University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
3:50 pm Strategies for the Multiple Failed Dialysis Access
Paul B. Kreienberg
Vascular Institute, Albany, NY
4: 00 pm Who Should Just Have a Line and When is Palliative Care the Right Choice
Clifford M. Sales
The Cardiovascular Care Group, Westfield, NJ
4:10 pm What is the Role of Arterial Disease and Anatomy in Failure of Access
Rajesh Malik
MedStar Washington Hospital, Washington D.C.
4:20 pm DISCUSSION
4:25 pm-5:00 pm PG SESSION V: ACHIEVING QUALITY AND GETTING PAID
4:25 pm Current Expectations and KDOQI
Larry A. Scher
Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY
4:35 pm Changes in Coding and Reimbursement
Jesse Garcia
MedStar Washington Hospital, Washington D.C.
4:45 pm Setting up an Access Center
Anil P. Hingorani
Lutheran Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
4:55 pm DISCUSSION
5:00 pm-6:00 pm ISSUES PANEL: EXPANDING VASCULAR SURGERY HORIZONS
Grand Ballroom AB
5:00 pm Being the Expert and the Last Resort (Partnerships)
R. Clement Darling, III
The Vascular Group, Albany, NY
5:10 pm Limb Salvage Teams (Podiatry and Wound Care)
Mark G. Davies
UT Health Sciences Center-SA, San Antonio, TX
5:20 pm Stroke Team (Intracranial Thrombosis and Stroke Service)
Brajesh K. Lal
University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD
5:30 pm Vein Team (Returning to DVT/PE Management)
Rabih A. Chaer
UPMC Presbyterian, Pittsburgh, PA
5:40 pm Spine Team (Spine Exposure)
Yaron Sternbach
The Vascular Group, Albany, NY
5:50 pm DISCUSSION
6:00 pm-7:00 pm WELCOME RECEPTION
River Lawn
 
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2017
7:00 am–8:00 am Breakfast Symposia
Supported by Medtronic
Grand Ballroom AB
7:30 am-1:45 pm Registration
Grand Ballroom Foyer
7:30 am-1:45 pm Speaker Ready
Grand Ballroom Foyer
7:30 am–8:30 am Continental Breakfast
Grand Ballroom CD
7:30 am-12:00 pm Exhibits
Grand Ballroom CD
8:00 am-8:10 am PRESIDENTIAL WELCOME
Grand Ballroom AB
8:10 am-9:52 am SCIENTIFIC SESSION I: OPEN & ENDOVASCULAR AORTIC REPAIR
Grand Ballroom AB
Moderators: John Blebea
Linda M. Harris
8:10 am 1. Comparative Study of Clinical Outcome of EVAR in Large Diameter Aortic Necks (>31 mm) versus Smaller Neck: Word of Caution
Ali F. AbuRahma, Trevor DerDerian, Zachary T. AbuRahma, Michael Yacoub, L. Scott Dean, Stephen M. Hass, Shadi Abu-Halimah, Albeir Y. Mousa
West Virginia University, Charleston Division, Charleston, WV
8:26 am 2. Endovascular Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair with Large Diameter Devices (35/36 mm) is Associated with Acceptable Risk of Device Failure
Abhisekh Mohapatra1, Jonathan Bath2, Eric S. Hager1, Karim M. Salem1, Michael C. Madigan1, Rabih A. Chaer1, Michel S. Makaroun1, Michael J. Singh1
1University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, 2University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

Discussant: Peter L. Faries
8:42 am 3. Iliac Branch Devices Do Not Decrease Ischemic Colitis Compared to Hypogastric Artery Embolization in Endovascular Abdominal Aneurysm Repair
Jinny Lu, Sara Zettervall, Kyongjune B. Lee, Richard Amdur, Robyn Macsata, Anton Sidawy, Bao-Ngoc Nguyen
George Washington University, Washington, DC

Discussant: Darren B. Schneider
8:58 am 21. The Endovascular Treatment Of Visceral Aneurysms: Single Center Experience
Roberto Gattuso, Giglio Alessandra, Ombretta Martinelli, Luigi Irace, Bruno Gossetti
Sapienza University - Rome - Italy, Rome, Italy

Discussant: Mark D. Iafrati
9:14 am 5. Patient and Operating Room Staff Radiation Doses during Fenestrated/Branched Endovascular Aneurysm Repair using Premanufactured Devices
Melissa Kirkwood, Khalil Chamseddin, Gary Arbique, Jeffrey Guild, David Timaran, Jon Anderson, Carlos Timaran
UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Discussant: Evan C. Lipsitz
9:30 am 6. EndoAnchors Use With Infrarenal vs. Suprarenal Stent Grafts-Results from ANCHOR Global Registry
Apostolos K. Tassipoulos, MD1, Manish Mehta, MD, MPH2, William Jordan, MD3, Philip Paty, MD2, Kenneth Ouriel, MD4.
1Stony Brook Medicine, 2Vascular Health Partners, Queensbury, NY, USA, 3Emory Healthcare, Atlanta, GA, USA, 4Syntactx, New York City, NY, USA.

Discussant: Bruce J. Brener
9:46 am V1. Aortic Septotomy - A Useful Technique During Complex Aortic Dissection Intervention
Manish Mehta, Philip Paty, Saamy Teymouri
Vascular Health Partners, Queensbury, NY
9:52 am-10:54 am SCIENTIFIC SESSION II: CAROTID ARTERY INTERVENTIONS
Grand Ballroom AB
Moderators: Robert Y. Rhee
Jonathan S. Deitch
9:52 am 7. Long Term Comparative Effectiveness of Carotid Stenting Versus Carotid Endarterectomy in a Large Tertiary Care Vascular Surgery Practice
Robert Garvin, Evan Ryer, Andrea Berger, James Elmore
Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA

Discussant: Brajesh K. Lal
10:08 am 8. Long-Term Results of Carotid Artery Stenting In Veterans With Prior Head And Neck Cancer
Roy W. Jones, Adam Tanious, Paul Armstrong, DO, Neil Moudgill, Karl A. Illig, James D. Brooks
University of South Florida, Tampa, FL

Discussant: Cassius Iyad N. Ochoa Chaar
10:24 am RF1. Performing Carotid Artery Stenting under General Anesthesia Revokes the Potential Cardiac Benefits of this Minimally Invasive Procedure
Hanaa Dakour Aridi, Nawar Z. Paracha, Besma Nejim, Satinderjit Locham, Mahmoud B. Malas
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
10:29 am RF2. Carotid Endarterectomy For Asymptomatic Carotid Stenosis In Octogenarians Is Still A Safe Option In The Current Era Of Superb Medical Therapy
Raul Sebastian, Xiangyu Kuang, Richard Amdur, Sara Zettervall, Anton Sidawy, Robyn Macsata, Bao-Ngoc NguyenGeorge
Washington University Hospital, Washington, DC
10:34 am RF3. Increased BMI Does Not Affect Complication Rate After Carotid Endarterectomy
Arthelma C. Tyson, Celsa M. Tonelli, Shailraj Parikh, Amira Alkhatib, Saqib Zia, Kuldeep Singh, Jonathan Deitch, Jonathan Schor
Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island, NY
10:39 am RF4. Retrograde Crossing of Occluded Common Femoral Artery Using Deep Femoral Artery Access and Outback re-entry
Dawn M. Olsen, Mariel Rivero, Hasan H. Dosluoglu
SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
10:44 am DISCUSSION
10:55 am-11:25 am COFFEE BREAK
Grand Ballroom CD
11:25 am INTRODUCTION OF HONORARY LECTURER
Grand Ballroom AB
11:30 am-12:00 pm HONORARY LECTURE
Reflections on the First Decade of Integrated Vascular Training

John J. Ricotta
George Washington University, Washington DC
12:15 pm-1:15 pm Concurrent Lunch Symposia
Supported by Gore & Associates
Grand Ballroom AB
Supported by Abbott
Grand Ballroom EF
1:15 pm-1:45 pm BUSINESS MEETING (Members Only)
Grand Ballroom AB
2:30 pm-5:30 pm SIMULATION
Harbor AB, 1st Floor
Afternoon FREE AFTERNOON FOR GOLF/ACTIVITIES
 
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2017
6:30 am-11:30 am JOB FAIR
Riverscape
7:00 am-6:30 pm Registration
Grand Ballroom Foyer
7:00 am-6:30 pm Speaker Ready
Grand Ballroom Foyer
7:00 am–9:00 am Continental Breakfast
Grand Ballroom CD
7:00 am-12:00 pm Exhibits
Grand Ballroom CD
9:00 am-3:00 pm SIMULATION
Harbor AB, 1st Floor
7:30 am-8:43 am SCIENTIFIC SESSIONS III: PERIPHERAL ENDOVASCULAR PROCEDURES
Grand Ballroom AB
Moderators: Rabih A. Chaer
Christopher J. Abularrage
7:30 am 9. Reimbursement Particularly Atherectomy Appears to be a Principal Driver for Intervention for Lower Extremity Occlusive Disease, Particularly in Office-Based Labs
Dipankar Mukherjee1, Brian Contos2, Erica Emery1, Homayoun Hashemi1
1Inova Fairfax Medical Campus, Falls Church, VA, 2Advisory Board, Washington, DC

Discussant: Michael C. Stoner
7:46 am 10. Metformin Is Associated with Improved Survival and Decreased Cardiac Events With No Impact on Patency and Limb Salvage After Revascularization for Chronic Limb Ischemia
Sikandar Z. Khan1, Mariel Rivero2, Linda Harris1, Maciej Dryjski1, Gregory Cherr1, Nader D. Nader2, Hasan H. Dosluoglu2
1SUNY Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 2VA Western NY Healthcare System, Buffalo, NY

Discussant: Robyn Macsata
8:02 am 11. Implications of Early Failure of Isolated Tibial interventions
Tracy Cheun, Georges M. Haidar, Taylor D. Hicks, Lori L. Pounds, Matthew J. Sideman, Mark G. Davies
UT Health, San Antonio, TX

Discussant: Christopher J. Kwolek
8:18 am RF5. Risk Factors For Failure Of Iliac Stents In The Treatment Of Occlusive Disease
Jocelyn Beach1, Abdul Aziz Zien El-Abeden Mohamed2, James Bena1, Rebecca L. Kelso1, Sean P. Lyden1, Daniel G. Clair
1Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, 2Beni-Suef University, Beni Suef, Egypt, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
8:23 am RF6. Outcomes following Lower Extremity Revascularization (LER) for Treatment of Critical Limb Ischemia (CLI) with Tissue Loss (TL) in Patients with Systemic Auto- Inflammatory Disease (SAID)
Dmitrious Koudomas, Sherif Shaliby, Monica S. O'Brien-Irr, Maciej L. Dryjski, Hasan H. Dosluoglu, Gregory S. Cherr, Mariel Rivero, Linda M. Harris
SUNY @ Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
8:28 am RF7. Analysis of Fluoroscopy use During Endovascular Procedures to Improve Radiation Safety
Jesse Victory, Anjeza Zholanji, Lady Velez, Enrico Ascher, Anil Hingorani
NYU Lutheran Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
8:33 am DISCUSSION
8:43 am-9:55 am SCIENTIFIC SESSIONS IV: VENOUS DISEASE
Grand Ballroom AB
Moderators: Hasan H. Dosluoglu
Angeliki Vouyouka
8:43 am 12. Experience with Vein Stent Placement for Proximal Venous Outflow Obstruction at One Center
Windsor Ting, Sida Chen, Sneha Subramaniam, Jacob Lurie, Chien Yi M. Png, Ageliki Vouyouka, Rami O. Tadros, Michael L. Marin, Peter L. Faries
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY

Discussant: Maciej L. Dryjski
8:59 am 13. Presentation and Management of IVC Thrombosis
Katherine Teter, Caron Rockman, Juanita Erb, Ezra Shrem, Mikel Sadek, Rebecca Sussman, Jeffrey Berger, Thomas S. Maldonado
New York University Langone Medical Center, New York, NY

Discussant: Marcus Dayala
9:15 am 14. Success Rate and Predictive Factors for Redo Radiofrequency Ablation of Perforator Veins
Afsha Aurshina, Enrico Ascher, Ahmad Alsheekh, Anil Hingorani, Amrit Hingorani, Sheila Blumberg, Natalie Marks
Total Vascular Care, Brooklyn, NY

Discussant: Ellen D. Dillavou
9:31 am V2. Leiomyosarcoma of the Inferior Vena Cava - Our Approach
Sashi K. Inkollu, Mahesh Ramchandani, Michael Reardon, Alan Lumsden
Houston Methodist, Houston, TX
9:37 am RF8. A Combination of D-Dimer Testing and Wells Clinical Probability Criteria Can Reduce Over-Utilization of Venous Duplex Ultrasound in a Contemporary High-Volume Hospital
Michael Yacoub1, Albeir Mo2, Mike Broce, Ali AbuRahma2
1WVU, Charleston, WV, 2West Virginia Univeristy, Charleston, WV, CAMC Research Institute, Charleston, WV
9:42 am RF9. Safety and Efficacy of Vascular Interventions Performed in a Busy Office-based Surgery Center (OBSC) in Selected Patients with Low and Moderate Periprocedural Risk
Enrico Ascher, Yuriy Ostrozhynskyy, Anil Hingorani, Sheila Blumberg, Natalie Marks, Matt Goldstein, Pavel Kibrik, Jacob Mandel
Total Vascular Care, Brooklyn, NY
9:47 am DISCUSSION
9:55 am-10:25 am COFFEE BREAK
Grand Ballroom CD
10:25 am-11:25 pm SCIENTIFIC SESSIONS V: DIALYSIS ACCESS
Grand Ballroom AB
Moderators: Neal S. Cayne
Alan M. Dietzek
10:25 am 15. Post-Anesthesia Ultrasound-Guided Venous Mapping Increases Fistula Placement Rates without Compromising Fistula Maturation Rates
Chien Yi M. Png, Adam Korayem, David Finlay
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY

Discussant: Michael J. Costanza
10:41 am 16. Upper Extremity Endovascular Interventions for Symptomatic Vascular Access-induced Steal Syndrome
Tracy Cheun, Taylor D. Hicks, Georges M. Haidar, Lori L. Pounds, Matthew J. Sideman, Mark G. Davies
UT Health, San Antonio, TX

Discussant: Larry A. Scher
10:57 am RF10. Use of Hemodialysis Reliable Outflow (HeRO) with Immediate Access Arteriovenous Grafts is Feasible
Uttara P. Nag1, Megan C. Turner1, Charles Fang1, Jason K. Wagner2, Mitchell W. Cox1, Efthimios D. Avgerinos2, Ellen D. Dillavou1
1Duke University, Durham, NC, 2University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
11:02 pm RF11. Repeated Endovascular Interventions are Worthwhile, Even After Thrombosis, to Maintain Longterm Use of Autogenous Dialysis Fistulas
Michele N. Richard, Caitlin Dowling, Michael Madatovian, Caitlin Drakeley, Amber Butler, Dahlia Plummer, Alan M. Dietzek
Danbury Hospital WCHN, Danbury, CT
11:07 pm RF12. Dialysis Access in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: A Single Institution Experience with a Challenging Patient Population
Eric B. Trestman, John Phair, Karan Garg, Evan C. Lipsitz, Larry A. Scher
Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY
11:12 pm DISCUSSION
11:25 pm-11:40 pm INTRODUCTION OF THE PRESIDENT
Rabih A. Chaer
11:40 pm-12:10 pm PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS
Grand Ballroom AB

Empowerment and Involvement
Linda M. Harris
Buffalo General Medical Center, Buffalo, NY
12:15 pm-1:15 pm Lunch Symposia
Supported by Cook
Grand Ballroom AB
12:15 pm-1:15 pm Lunch in Exhibit Hall
Grand Ballroom CD
1:20 pm-2:20 pm DIVERSITY PANEL: NEW CHALLENGES AND ISSUES PRACTICING VASCULAR SURGERY IN 2017
Grand Ballroom AB
1:20 pm Social Media and Vascular Surgery: Friend or Feud?
Daniel K. Han
Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY
1:30 pm Medico Legal Challenges of Using Social Media In Vascular Surgery: How to Protect Ourselves and Our Patients Out There at the Wild Web
O. William Brown
William Beaumont Hospital, Bingham Farms, MI
1:40 pm Understanding the Business and Safety Issues in Outpatient, Office Based Vascular Interventions: What Is The Future in the Current Healthcare System
Sonya S. Noor
Gates Vascular Institute, Buffalo, NY
1:50 pm Burn Out in Vascular Surgeons: It Does Not Affect the Weak , Who is at Risk and How Do We Address It?
Malachi G. Sheahan, III
LSUHSC, New Orleans, LA
2:00 pm DISCUSSION
1:15 pm-5:00 pm MOCK ORAL EXAMS
5:00 pm-6:30 pm YOUNG SURGEONS PROGRAM
Grand Ballroom AB
Moderators: Christopher J. Abularrage
Paul J. Foley, III
5:00 pm Introduction to the Session
5:02 pm How to Find the Right Job with the Right Fit
John Blebea
Central Michigan University College of Medicine, Saginaw, MI
5:10 pm Why Choose Academic Practice?
Faisal Aziz
Penn State University, Hershey, PA
5:18 pm Why Choose Private Practice?
Evan J. Ryer
Geisinger Medical Group, Danville, PA
5:26 pm Negotiating Your First contract: Tips and Pitfalls
R. Clement Darling, III
The Vascular Group, Albany, NY
5:34 pm PANEL DISCUSSION
5:51 pm What to Expect From Your First Two Years of Practice (Developing A Niche Within Your Division)
Yana Etkin
Northshore/LIJ, New York, NY
5:59 pm How to Find Your Correct Mentor
Grace J. Wang
Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
6:07 pm How to Ensure a Long and Healthy Career
Evan C. Lipsitz
Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY
6:15 pm PANEL DISCUSSION
6:30 pm ADJOURN
6:30 pm President's Reception (Exhibit Hall)
Grand Ballroom CD
 
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2017
6:30 am-12:00 pm Registration
Grand Ballroom Foyer
6:30 am-12:00 pm Speaker Ready
Grand Ballroom Foyer
7:00 am-8:00 am ePoster Competition
Grand Ballroom D
7:00 am-12:00 pm Exhibits
Grand Ballroom CD
7:00 am–9:00 am Continental Breakfast
Grand Ballroom CD
8:00 am-8:35 am SCIENTIFIC SESSION VI: OPEN & ENDOVASCULAR AORTIC REPAIR, RAPID FIRE
Grand Ballroom AB
Moderators: Anil P. Hingorani
Marc E. Mitchell
8:00 am RF13. Cost, Reintervention, and Potential Savings for Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Suniah S. Ayub1, Salvatore Scali1, David K. Bielick1, Adam W. Beck2, Julie A. Richter1, Thomas S. Huber1, Javairiah Fatima1, Philip P. Goodney3, Kristina A. Giles1
1University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, 2University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, 3Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH
8:05 am RF14. Staged Repair of Residual "Mega" Type 3 Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm with Open Repair/Distal Infrarenal Elephant Trunk, Infrarenal EVAR/Iliac Branch Device
Christopher J. Smolock, F Ezequiel Parodi, Edward Soltesz
The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
8:10 am V3. Pivotal Branch Fenestration
James F. McKinsey
Mount Sinai West Hospital, New York, NY
8:16 am RF15. Trend and Economic Burden of Intravenous Narcotic Analgesic Utilization in Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair in the United States
Besma J. Nejim1, Widian Alshwaily2, Muhammad Fateeh1, Satinderjit Locham1, Hanaa Dakour Aridi1, Mahmoud Malas2
1Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, 2Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore, MD
8:21 am RF16. Resolvin D1 Decreases Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Formation by Lowering NETosis
Michael Spinosa, Gang Su, Morgan Salmon, Guanyi Lu, J. Michael Cullen, Anna Z. Fashandi, Robert B. Hawkins, Ashish K. Sharma, William Montgomery, Gorav Ailawadi, Gilbert R. Upchurch
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
8:26 am DISCUSSION
8:35 am-10:03 am SCIENTIFIC SESSION VII: PERIPHERAL ARTERIAL OPEN PROCEDURES
Grand Ballroom AB
Moderators: Christopher J. Smolock
Adam J. Keefer
8:35 am 17. The SVS Wifi Classification Predicts Wound Healing Better Than Angiosome Directed Perfusion In Neuroischemic Diabetic Foot Wounds
M. Libby Weaver, Joseph K. Canner, Caitlin W. Hicks, Ronald L. Sherman, Kathryn F. Hines, Nestoras Mathioudakis, James H. Black, III, Christopher J. Abularrage
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD

Discussant: Mahmoud Malas
8:51 am 18. Contemporary Results of Surgical Management of Peripheral Mycotic Aneurysms
Becky Long, Gregory Salzler, Efthymios D. Avgerinos, Rabih A. Chaer, Steven A. Leers, Eric Hager, Michel S. Makaroun, Mohammad H. Eslami
UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA

Discussant: Saum A. Rahimi
9:07 am 19. Risk Factors and Outcomes Associated with Infected Lower Extremity Prosthetic Bypasses and Patches
Yana Etkin1, Benjamin Jackson2, Joanna Fishbein1, Mark Kissin1, Joseph McGinn, III1, Hana Baig1, Gregg Landis1
1Northwell Health System, Manhasset, NY, 2Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Discussant: Michael A. Golden
9:23 am RF17. Posterior Approach Popliteal Artery Endarterectomy for the Treatment of Peripheral Arterial Disease
David Fredenburg, Joseph D. Ayers
Bassett Medical Center, Cooperstown, NY
9:28 am RF18. Three Time Redo Infrainguinal Bypass for Extreme Limb Salvage
Barbara Melendez1, Jeffrey Hnath2, Chin-Chin Yeh2, Benjamin Chang2, R. Clement Darling, III2
1Albany Medical College, Albany, NY, 2The Vascular Group, Albany, NY
9:33 am RF19. Outcome of Rectus Femoris Muscle Flaps Performed by Vascular Surgeons for the Management of Femoral Arterial Graft Complications
Benjamin Chandler, Robert Garvin, Evan Ryer, Matthew Cindric, James Elmore
Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA
9:38 am RF20. Management of a Rapidly Expanding and Ruptured Common Femoral Artery in a Patient with Active Behcet's Disease
Jonathan Lee, Mohammad Kassem, Suzy Lin, Prashant Upadhyaya, Vivian Gahtan, Kwame Amankwah
SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY
9:43 am RF21. Autogenous Femoral-Femoral Crossover Bypasses: A Viable Option in Cases of Prosthetic Infection
William E. Raible, III1, Hayley Chang2, Chin-Chin Yeh3, Benjamin B. Chang3, Jeffrey C. Hnath3, Sean P. Roddy3, Paul B. Kreienberg3, R. Clement Darling, III3
1Albany Medical College, Albany, NY, 2University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, USA, 3The Vascular Group, Albany, NY
9:48 pm DISCUSSION
10:03 am-10:15 am COFFEE BREAK
10:15 am-11:43 am SCIENTIFIC SESSIONS VIII: OTHER
Grand Ballroom AB
Moderator: Daniel G. Clair
Rocco G. Ciocca
10:15 am 20. An Academic Tertiary Referral Center's Experience with a Vascular Surgery-Based Uterine Artery Embolization Program
Naiem Nassiri, MD RPVI1, Adrian Balica, MD2, Nolan C. Cirillo-Penn, BA2, Dustin Tyler Crystal, BS2, Gloria Bachmann, MD MS2.
1Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA, 2Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ, USA.

Discussant: Angeliki Vouyouka
10:31 am 4. Favorable Impact of TEVAR on Long-term Survival in Patients with Acute Uncomplicated Type B Aortic Dissection
James C. Iannuzzi, Sahael M. Stapleton, Yanik J. Bababekov, David C. Chang, Robert T. Lancaster, Mark F. Conrad, Richard P. Cambria, Virendra I. Patel
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Discussant: Jae Su Cho
10:47 am 22. An Institution-wide Algorithm for Direct-stick Embolization of Congenital Peripheral Venous Malformations
Naiem Nassiri, MD RPVI1, Lauren A. Huntress, MS2, Mitchell Simon, MD2, Susan Murphy, MD2.
1Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA, 2Rutgers-RWJMS, New Brunswick, NJ, USA.

Discussant: James F. McKinsey
11:03 am RF22. Presentation and Management of Retroperitoneal Hematomas: Recent Vascular Intervention and Anticoagulation do not Predict the Need for Intervention
Michael E. Barfield, Gregory G. Westin, John F. Charitable, Evan J. Johnson, Glenn R. Jacobowitz, Thomas S. Maldonado, Caron B. Rockman
New York University, New York, NY
11:08 am RF23. Rectus Abdominis Flap Coverage of Exposed Endograft for Treatment of Symptomatic Pseudoaneurysm After Transplant Nephrectomy (CASE)
Cindy Huynh1, 2, Michaela Kollisch-Singule1, Prashant Upadhyaya1, Michael J. Costanza1
1SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY, 2Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA
11:13 am RF24. Not All Vascular Surgery Readmissions Are Created Equal
Lucia Qian, Rami Tadros, Chien Yi Png, Scott Safir, Melissa Tardiff, Anthony Bui, Daniel Han, Ageliki Vouyouka, Windsor Ting, Peter Faries
Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY
11:18 am RF25. Patient Satisfaction and Chronic Illness are Predictors of Post-EVAR Surveillance Compliance
Sam C. Tyagi1, Shinichi Fukuhara2, Jacques Greenberg, MD1, Danielle M. Pineda1, Hong Zheng1, Matthew J. Dougherty1, Douglas A. Troutman1, Keith D. Calligaro1
1Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 2Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
11:23 am RF26. Recent Trends in Research Productivity of US Vascular surgery Program Directors and Trainees
Afsha Aurshina, Artur Rozentsvit, Vivek Sreeram, Shaheen Sultana, Steven Gerus, Ayisha Zainab, Vladimir Falb, Anil Hingorani, Sheila Blumberg, Enrico Ascher.
Vascular Institute of New York, Brooklyn, NY
11:28 am DISCUSSION
11:43 am ePoster Award Presentations
12:00 pm ADJOURN


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