SCTS Ionescu University & Forum 2016

Meeting2016

Plenary Session

Birmingham
March 14, 2016

Moderators: C Bannister, E Akowuah, C Barlow, C Lloyd

Heart Research UK Lifetime Achievement Award Introduction
S Kendall
James Cook Hospital

Tribute to Christopher Lincoln
M Jahangiri
St George’s Hospital London

The Heart Research Lifetime Achievement Award Presentation
David Watson
Heart Research UK

Heart Research UK Lifetime achievement award
C Lincoln
Royal Brompton Hospital, UK

Ethicon Scholarship 2015
H Bilal
Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital

Ethicon Scholarship 2014
S Attaran
Prince of Wales Hospital

Ionescu Fellowship 2015
P Modi
Liverpool Heart & Chest Hospital

Non-NTN scholarship 2015
V Srivastava
James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough

UK Research Committee
G Murphy
University of Leicester

Tribute by Meeting Secretary
C Barlow
University Hospital Southampton

Introduction to the SCTS President
G Cooper
Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Presidential Address
T Graham
University Hospital Birmingham, UK

Aortic Surgery

Birmingham
March 13, 2016

Moderators: D Harrington, J Mascaro

Valve sparing aortic root surgery
H Schaefers
Saarland University Medical Center, Germany

Hybrid Arch replacement - contemporary practice and outcomes
J Bavaria
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, USA

Aortic Arch replacement - the Birmingham approach
J Mascaro
Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham

Hannover experience of the frozen elephant trunk
M Shrestha
Hannover Medical School, Germany

Thoraco-Abdominal Aneurysm repair - tips from Belgium
M Schepens
AZ Sint-Jan, Belgium

Thoraco-Abdominal Aneurysm repair - the Liverpool way
A Oo
Liverpool Heart & Chest Hospital

Arterial Conduits

Birmingham
March 13, 2016

Moderators: V Zamvar, Professor G Murphy

Surgeons view: who needs what? (PCI, LIMA or total arterial)
M Mack
The Heart Hospital Baylor, United States

Cardiologist view: Syntax, FAME and the ischaemic Myocardium
M Behan
Edinburgh Heart Centre

Interpreting the evidence: are we are nearly there?
G Murphy
University of Leicester

Total Arterial Revascularisation: how I decide
J Puskas
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, United States

Hunt for the best ‘second’ conduit
D Taggart
John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford

Radial, BIMA, Arterial - the view from Scotland
V Zamvar
Edinburgh Royal Infirmary

Concomitant Atrial Fibrillation

Birmingham
March 13, 2016

Moderators: S Nashef, C Blauth

Who should we ablate and why
M Glauber
Centro Cardiotoracico Santa Ambrogio, Italy

Energy source options and optimal ablation patterns
M Castella
Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Spain

Do UK surgeons deal with AF appropriately?
S Nashef
Papworth Hospital

My approach to Cox IV Cryoablation on bypass
N Ad
Inova Heart & Vascular Institute, USA

Ganglionic plexi - Are surgeons missing a trick?
M LaMeir
University Hospital Brussels, Belgium

Is the cost and time dealing with LA appendage worth the effort?
C Blauth
Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, UK

Lone Atrial Fibrillation

Birmingham
March 13, 2016

Moderators: Sir M Dalrymple-Hay, G Haywood

Update on catheter based lone AF surgery
G Haywood
Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust

How can surgeons deal with lone AF?
M Dalrymple-Hay
Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust

Tips for minimally invasive access for AF
B Van Putte
St. Antonius Hospital, Netherlands

The CASA-AF trial
T Wong
Royal Brompton Hospital

Results of Synergy Ablation System Device
T Wong
Royal Brompton Hospital

Results for left thoracotomy and fusion device
G Haywood
Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust

Results for N-Contact device
C Blauth
Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, UK

Results of hybrid approach
M LaMeir
University Hospital Brussels, Belgium

Discussion of best therapy evaluation
B Van Putte
St Antonius Hospital, Netherlands

Mini aortic Valve Replacement

Birmingham
March 13, 2016

Moderators: Professor V Bapat, Professor A Owens

Sutureless AVR via Right Anterior Thoracotomy
M Glauber
Centro Cardiotoracico Santa Ambrogio, Italy

Minimally invasive AVR - the Miami experience
J Lamelas
Mount Sinai Medical Center, United States

Mini AVR - a UK perspective
A Owens
James Cook University Hospital

Coventional AVR versus TAVI - what does the future hold?
M Mack
The Heart Hospital Baylor, United States

TAVI - update from the German registry
V Falk
Deutsches Herzzentrum, Germany

TAVI - a UK perspective
V Bapat
St. Thomas’ Hospital

Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery

Birmingham
March 13, 2016

Moderator: M Shackcloth

VATS Surgery where are we in 2016
P Licht
Odense University Hospital, Denmark

Minimally invasive complex resections
R Petersen
Copenhagen University Hospital, Denmark

VATS Sympathectomy
P Rajesh
Heartlands Hospital Birmingham

Does VATS improve outcomes over conventional surgery
D Mathisen
Massachusetts General Hospital, United States

Mitral Session 1

Birmingham
March 13, 2016

Moderators: E Akowuah, S Livesey

Mitral clefts, calcium and more
F Wells
Papworth Hospital

My approach to functional mitral regurgitation
H Schaefers
Saarland University Medical Center, Germany

Barlow’s Valve - my view
S Livesey
Southampton General Hospital

My minimally invasive mitral challenges - tips and tricks
T Doenst
Friedrich Schiller University, Germany

How I developed minimally invasive surgery
P Perier
Herz und Gefäss Klinik, Germany

UK Mini-mitral trial
E Akowuah: James Cook Hospital

Mitral Session 2

Birmingham
March 13, 2016

Moderators: N Moat, P Modi

Mini Mitral - how I do it and facilitating technologies
J Lamelas
Mount Sinai Medical Center, United States

Who should not have a mini-mitral procedure
T Carrel
University Hospital Bern, Switzerland

The Brompton TMVI Valve-in-Valve and ring experience
N Moat
Royal Brompton Hospital

Mini-MVR: clamp or no clamp
N Ad
Inova Heart & Vascular Institute, USA

3D mini-mitral surgery: why would you need a robot?
V Falk
Deutsches Herzzentrum, Germany

Mini-mitral surgery in the UK - final thoughts
P Modi
Liverpool Heart & Chest Hospital

Thoracic Controversies

Birmingham
March 13, 2016

Moderators: R Milton, K Redmond

Debate: Emphysema - Endobronchial Volume Reduction
F Herth
Thoraxklinik, University of Heidelberg, Germany

Debate: Emphysema - Lung Volume Reduction Surgery
R Whyte
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, United States

Debate: Rib Fractures - there is no need for metallic corsets
J McGuigan
Royal Victoria Hospital Belfast

Debate: Rib Fractures - fixation improves outcomes
G Varela
Salamanca University Hospital, Spain

Debate: Mesothelioma - role of surgeon is to palliate only
R Rintoul
Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Debate: Mesothelioma - surgery offers the best outcome
P Van Schil
University Hospital of Antwerp, Belgium

Thoracic Innovations

Birmingham
March 13, 2016

Moderators: E Belcher, N Chaudhuri

Electrosurgery in thoracic practice
R Petersen
Copenhagen University Hospital, Denmark

Tracheal substitute
P Dartevelle
Marie Lannelongue Hospital and Paris-sud University, France

Metastatectomy
P Van Schil
University Hospital of Antwerp, Belgium

Management of the mediastinal mass
D Van Raemdonck
University Hospitals Leuven, Belgium

Thoracic Tips

Birmingham
March 13, 2016

Moderators: A Coonar, M S Kalkat

Superior sulcus tumour resection
P Dartevelle
Marie Lannelongue Hospital and Paris-sud University, France

Lung resection with vascular involvement
F Venuta
University of Rome sapienza - Policlinico Umberto I, Italy

Tracheal resection
D Mathisen
Massachusetts General Hospital, United States

Dealing with complications in VATS Surgery
S Blackmon
Mayo Clinic, USA

Cardiothoracic Forum

Birmingham
March 14-15, 2016