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Monday,
July 29, 2013

 

MONDAY, JULY 29, 2013

08:30 – 11:15                                                                                                                        Hall A

PL14       Plenary Session
              THE KIDNEY, BLOOD PRESSURE AND HYPERTENSION MANAGEMENT

NATRIURETIC PEPTIDE RECEPTOR-C, GI PROTEINS AND REGULATION OF BLOOD PRESSURE(Invited Lecture)
Y. Li, S. Saha, M.B. Anand-Srivastava, University of Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada

DUAL RENIN-ANGIOTENSIN-ALDOSTERONE SYSTEM INHIBITION: TOO MUCH OF A GOOD THING?  (Invited Lecture)
A.H. Danser, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

OPTIMAL BLOOD PRESSURE GOALS IN PATIENTS AT HIGH RISK FOR CARDIOVASCULAR EVENTS (Invited Lecture)
W.S. Aronow, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY, USA 

NOVEL TECHNOLOGIES TO MANAGE BLOOD PRESSURE IN PATIENTS WITH AUTONOMIC DYSFUNCTION (Invited Lecture)
A. Diedrich, F. Baudenbacher, J. Jordan, J. Tank, K. Heusser, S. Raj, D. Robertson, I. Biaggioni, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA

ROLE OF INGESTION-TIME OF RENIN-ANGIOTENSIN BLOCKADE FOR REDUCING BLOOD PRESSURE AND CARDIOVASCULAR RISK (Invited Lecture)
R.C. Hermida, D.E. Ayala, University of Vigo, Vigo, Spain

RENAL DENERVATION IN HYPERTENSION AND MORE? (Invited Lecture)
F. Mahfoud, Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg/Saar, Germany

USE OF AMBULATORY BLOOD PRESSURE MONITOR (ABPM) FOR GUIDING CARDIAC PATIENTS MANAGEMENT (Invited Lecture) 
Y. Charuzi, R. Gao, J. Mirocha, UCLA School of Medicine, CA, USA

CHRONOTHERAPY WITH LOW-DOSE ASPIRIN FOR PREVENTION OF COMPLICATIONS IN PREGNANCY (Invited Lecture)
D.E. Ayala, R.C. Hermida, Campus Universitario, Vigo, Spain

ANGIOGENIC FACTORS AND THE RISK OF ADVERSE OUTCOMES IN WOMEN WITH SUSPECTED PREECLAMPSIA
S. Rana, C.E. Powe, S. Salahuddin, S. Verlohren, F.H Perschel, R.J Levine, K.H Lim,
J.B. Wenger, R. Thadhani, S.A. Karumanchi
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

 HYPONATREMIA IN PATIENTS WITH ACUTE DECOMPENSATED HEART FAILURE TREATED WITH ULTRAFILTRATION
J.A. Caballero, I. Dumitru, J.M. Mack, J.R. Windle, B.D. Lowes, E. Rome, E. Raichlin
University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, USA

PROCEDURAL PARAMETERS DURING RENAL DENERVATION AND CHANGE OF BLOOD PRESSURE IN PATIENTS WITH RESISTANT HYPERTENSION
C. Ukena, F. Mahfoud, O. Adam, M. Dalinghoff, B. Cremers, M. Boehm
Universitaetsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg/Saar, Germany


08:30 – 11:15                                                                                                                        Hall B

PL15       Plenary Session
              ADVANCES IN THE TREATMENT AND MANAGEMENT OF HEART FAILURE

SIMULTANEOUS MEASUREMENT OF MULTIPLE CIRCULATING microRNAS IMPROVES PROGNOSTICATION IN SUBJECTS WITH HEART FAILURE (Invited Lecture)
A. Bayes-Genis, J. Lupon, J.J. Leenders, S.J. Pinto-Sietsma, Y.M. Pinto
Heart Centre at the University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

A NEW THERAPY FOR DIASTOLIC HEART FAILURE (Invited Lecture)
E.M. Jeong, M.M. Monasky, L. Gu, D.M. Taglieri, B.G. Patel, H. Liu, Q. Wang, I. Greener, R.J. Solaro, S.C. Dudley, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA

PARTIAL ADENOSINE A1-RECEPTOR AGONISTS FOR THE TREATMENT OF HEART FAILURE (Invited Lecture)
H.N. Sabbah, Henry Ford Heart & Vascular Institute, Detroit, MI, USA

ENHANCING GLUCOSE OXIDATION AS AN APPROACH TO TREAT HEART FAILURE (Invited Lecture)
G. Lopaschuk, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada

THE MANAGEMENT OF PATIENTS WITH ADVANCED HEART FAILURE(Invited Lecture)
M.V.H. Pitzalis Zapler, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, USA

ULTRAFILTRATION IN THE TREATMENT OF VOLUME OVERLOAD DUE TO HEART FAILURE (Invited Lecture)
U. Elkayam, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA

ROLE OF PERITONEAL DIALYSIS IN MANAGEMENT OF HEART FAILURE: AN UPDATE FOR 2013 (Invited Lecture)
A. Kazory, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA

BIOMARKER SOLUTIONS FOR HEART FAILURE AND COPD MANAGEMENT (Invited Lecture)
K. Lam, PROOF Center of Excellence, Vancouver, BC, Canada

BENEFIT OF HEART RATE REDUCTION IN ISCHEMIC HEART DISEASE AND HEART FAILURE (Invited Lecture)
G.M.C. Rosano, IRCCS San Raffaele, Rome, Italy

PREDOMINANT DIFFERENTIAL CAUSE OF DYSPNEA IN ATRIAL FIBRILLATION AND COINCIDENT COPD. INFLAMMATION, LATENT ISCHEMIA AND MYOCARDIAL DYSFUNCTION, THROMBOGENESIS, APOPTOSIS AND CARDIOVASCULAR REMODELING OR RESPIRATORY IMPAIRMENT? (Invited Lecture)
I. Angomachalelis, G. Kyriazis,N.J. Angomachalelis, Aristotle University, School of Medicine, Thessaloniki, Macedonia, Greece

EFFICACY AND SAFETY OF IVABRADIN IN PATIENTS WITH IDIOPATHIC DILATED CARDIOMYOPATHY (Invited Lecture)
S. Chumburidze, Scientific Research Clinic of Therapy, Tbilisi, Rep. of Georgia

08:30 – 11:45                                                                                                                        Hall C

S33         Session
INTERVENTIONAL CARDIOLOGY / ANTITHROMBOTIC AND ANTIPLATELET THERAPY FOR PCI

BENEFITS AND RISKS OF LONG-TERM DURATION OF DUAL ANTIPLATELET THERAPY AFTER DRUG-ELUTING STENTING: A META-ANALYSIS OF RANDOMIZED TRIALS
G. Ferrante, S.J. Park, H.S. Kim, K.W. Park, D.W. Park, M. Valgimigli
Department of Interventional Cardiology, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Rozzano, Italy

CHARACTERISTICS OF PATIENTS WITH POST PCI HYPER-RESPONSIVENESS TO CLOPIDOGREL
E. Asher, P. Anarado, R. Brauch, A. Ka Chun Chan, M. Mayuga, M. Bradley, D.I. Simon, T. Lassar
Case Medical Center, University Hospitals, Cleveland Ohio, USA

CO-EXISTENCE OF HYPO-RESPONSIVENESS TO ASPIRIN AND CLOPIDOGREL IN EMERGENCY ROOM IN PATIENTS WITH CORONARY ARTERY STENTING
R.K. Sharma, S.W. Erickson, R. Sharma, H.K. Reddy, D.J. Voelker, H. Dod, V.N. Singh,
E.I. Murgasen, J.D. Marsh
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA

ANTIPLATELP407T DRUG RESISTENCE IN ASIAN POPULATION
G. Vijayaraghavan, P. Sadath
Kerala Institute of Medical Sciences, Trivandrum, Kerala, India

BLEEDING COMPLICATIONS WITH PERCUTANEOUS CORONARY INTERVENTION: A COMPARISON OF BIVALIRUDIN AND EPTIFIBATIDE
S. Kohli, R.J. Campbell, M.A. Kjelsberg, A.K. Saal
Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI, USA

CLINICAL CHARACTERISTICS RELATED WITH HIGH ON-TREATMENT PLATELET REACTIVITY RECEIVING 300MG LOADING CLOPIDOGREL MEASURED BY THROMBELASTOGRAPHY IN PATIENTS UNDERGOING PERCUTANEOUS CORONARY INTERVENTION
X.M. Hou, W.Z. Han, X.B. Qiu, W.Y. Fang
Shanghai Chest Hospital, Shanghai, China

BLEEDING WITH CONCURRENT USE OF ANTICOAGULANTS IN TRANSRADIAL PERCUTANEOUS CORONARY INTERVENTION - THE BART ANALYSIS
S. Adusumalli, A.K. Chagarlamudi, M. Patwardhan, G.S. Harris, R. Daggubati
East Carolina Heart Institute, Greenville, NC, USA

IMPACT OF ADMISSION GLYCOSYLATED HEMOGLOBIN (HBA1C) ON PATIENTS WITH ACUTE STEMI UNDERGOING PRIMARY PCI
A.M. Abdel-Salam, T. Zaki, W. El-Hammady, O. Hassan
Ain Shams University Hospitals, Cairo, Egypt

MRI AND ELECTROCARDIOGRAM IN EVALUATION OF HOMOGENEOUS INFARCT, PATCHY MICROINFARCT AND THE COMBINATION
L. Do, M.W .Wilson, J. Murayama, C. Stillson, S.W. Hetts, M. Saeed
University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA

IMPACT OF RENAL INSUFFICIENCY ON 30-DAY OUTCOMES IN PATIENTS WITH ST-SEGMENT ELEVATION MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION TREATED WITH PRIMARY PERCUTANEOUS CORONARY INTERVENTION
K. Sakai, Y. Soga, M. Hyodo, T. Arita, S. Shirai, K. Ando, K. Kondo, H. Yokoi,
M. Iwabuchi, M. Nobuyoshi
Kokura Memorial Hospital, Kitakyushu, Japan

INDICATIONS AND SURVIVAL OF 90 YEAR OLDS UNDERGOING CORONARY ANGIOGRAPHY
S.A. Agha, M.S Sidhu, J. Rollor, J. Brown, S. Conley, N. Niles, D. Malenka, J. Robb
Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Geisel School of Medicine, Lebanon NH, USA

EARLY STRINGENT GLYCEMIC CONTROL IMPROVES REPERFUSION IN PATIENTS WITH ACUTE ST-SEGMENT ELEVATION MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION
Y.Y. Abdelmonem, Y. Sharaf, H. Kandil, S. El Tobgi
Kasr Alaini Medical School, Cairo, Egypt

COMPARING OUTCOMES IN MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION (NSTEMI) EARLY VERSUS DELAYED LEFT HEART CATHETERIZATION (COMED TRIAL)
M.A. Farooqui, S. Adusumalli, G. Harris, R. Daggubati
East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, USA



11:15 – 13:45                                                                                                                        Hall A

PL16       Plenary Session
CURRENT CONCEPTS AND FUTURE DIRECTIONS IN ISCHEMIC HEART DISEASE AND ACUTE CORONARY SYNDROMES

THE COMPLICATED STEMI: WHAT TO DO WITH MULTIVESSEL DISEASE (Invited Lecture)
G.W. Barsness, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA

FFR AT 2013: AN UPDATE (Invited Lecture)
E. Kaluski, Guthrie Health Services & NJ Medical School, Sayre, PA, USA

HIGH SENSITIVITY TROPONINS: A STEP FORWARD OR AN UNREQUESTED COMPLICATION? (Invited Lecture)
L. M. Biasucci, Policlinico A. Gemelli, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart Largo,
Rome, Italy

WHY ACS OCCURS AND HOW WE CAN PREVENT IT (Invited Lecture)
Y. Ueda, Osaka Police Hospital, Tennoj-ku, Osaka, Japan

TRENDS IN MANAGEMENT AND OUTCOME OF PATIENTS WITH ACUTE CORONARY SYNDROMES IN THE LAST DECADE: THE ACS ISRAELI SURVEY (ACSIS) EXPERIENCE (Invited Lecture)
S. Gottlieb, Jerusalem, Israel

PREVENTION OF REPERFUSION INJURY IN PATIENTS WITH ST ELEVATION MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION: THE CGMP PATHWAY (Invited Lecture)
D. Garcia-Dorado, Vall d'Hebron University Hospital and Research Institute Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

FEMORAL OR RADIAL ACCESS FOR PRIMARY PCI: A DILEMMA OF CHOICE (Invited Lecture)
A.N. Cheema, St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada

PROTECTIVE EFFECT OF TELMISARTAN AGAINST ENDOTHELIAL DYSFUNCTION AFTER CORONARY DRUG-ELUTING STENT IMPLANTATION IN HYPERTENSIVE PATIENTS (Invited Lecture)
M. Terashima, K. Nasu, H. Kaneda, M. Habara, H. Matsuo, T. Ito, Y. Kinoshita, M. Kimura, T. Suzuki, Toyohashi Heart Center, Toyohashi, Japan

11:15 – 14:15                                                                                                                        Hall B

S34         Session
HEART FAILURE:  NOVEL RISK FACTORS, BIOMARKERS, PREVENTION AND NEW TREATMENT OPTIONS

BASELINE PULSE PRESSURE IN PATIENTS ADMITTED FOR WORSENING HEART FAILURE WITH REDUCED EJECTION FRACTION: FINDINGS FROM THE EVEREST TRIAL
M. Gheorghiade, J.E.A. Blair, M. Vaduganthan, A.P. Ambrosy, H.P. Subacius, A.P. Maggioni, K. Swedberg, M.A. Konstam, F. Zannad
San Antonio Military Medical Center, Lackland AFB, TX, USA

INCIDENT HEART FAILURE MORTALITY ACCORDING TO RACE AND SEX AMONG OLDER ADULTS FROM THE CARDIOVASCULAR HEALTH STUDY
S. Parashar, R. Katz, N.L. Smith, A.A. Arnold, V. Vaccarino, N. Wenger, J.S. Gottdiener
Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

FACTORS AFFECTING MINNESOTA LIVING WITH HEART FAILURE SCORE
V. Mundra, A. Trombley, R. Kacere
St John Medical Center, Tulsa, OK, USA

MARKED ELEVATION OF B-TYPE NATRIUETIC PEPTIDE IN PATIENTS WITH HEART FAILURE AND PRESERVED EJECTION FRACTION
S. Tate, A. Griem, C. Watt, S. Schaefer
University of California, Davis USA

EPICARDIAL ADIPOSE TISSUE THICKNESS AS ASSESSED BY ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY & DIASTOLIC LEFT VENTRICULAR FUNCTION
M. Kaushik, V.M. Alla, A. Saurav, A. Smer, R. Madan, S. Khan, C. Hunter, M. Holmberg, S.M. Mohiuddin
Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha NE, USA

RISK FACTORS FOR 30-DAY READMISSION FOR ACUTE DECOMPENSATED HEART FAILURE: A HOSPITAL BASED STUDY
R.F. Njoh, B. Njei, C. Moskowitz, A. Dutta, R. Vidhun, T. Genese
St. Mary's Hospital, Waterbury, CT, USA

UTILITY OF BRAIN NATRIURETIC PEPTIDE (BNP) BLOOD LEVELS IN CORRELATION WITH DIASTOLIC DYSFUNCTION SEVERITY IN HEART FAILURE PATIENTS
M. Navarro, R. Ramboyong,
The Medical City, Pasig, Metro Manila, Philippines

A META-ANALYSIS ON THE EFFECTS OF TOLVAPTAN IN PATIENTS WITH CHRONIC HEART FAILURE
P.C. Ines, F.L.Fernandez, F.L.Catalan, I.L. Celedonio, F.A. Atibagos
Adult Cardiology, Philippine Heart Center

FACTORS PREDICTING 6 MINUTE WALK TEST IN PATIENTS WITH STABLE HEART FAILURE
V. Mundra, A. Trombley, R. Kacere
St. John Medical Center, Tulsa, OK, USA

PROTEINURIA AND RENAL DYSFUNCTION AS PREDICTORS OF DIASTOLIC DYSFUNCTION
P. Rodriguez-Lozano, W.I. Khalife, M. Morsy, S. Mutnuri, A. Khan
UTMB, Galveston, TX, USA

DIAGNOSTIC VALUE OF N -TERMINAL PROBNP BIOMARKER IN EVALUATION OF CONGESTIVE HEART FAILURE
R.K. Sharma, A. Aggarwal, S.W. Erickson, R. Sharma, D.J. Voelker, H. Dod, H.K.Reddy
University of Arkansas for Medical Science, Little Rock Arkansas, USA 

HYPERKALEMIA AMONG HOSPITALIZED PATIENTS WITH ACE INHIBITORS AND ANGIOTENSIN - II RECEPTOR BLOCKER THERAPY
J.B. Khanagavi, T. Gupta, J. Garg, T. Shah, W.S. Aronow
New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY, USA


11:15 – 14:15                                                                                                                        Hall C

S35         Session
              OBESITY, METABOLIC SYNDROME AND DIABETES, BASIC AND CLINICAL

A2B ADENOSINE RECEPTOR IN CONTROL OF INSULIN RESISTANCE
H. Johnston-Cox, A. Eisenstein, M.Koupenova, S. Carroll, K. Ravid
Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA

SILENCING CLC-3 PREVENTS APOPTOSIS INDUCED BY PALMITATE IN PREADIPOCYTES THROUGH THE ER STRESS PATHWAY, A POTENTIAL LINK BETWEEN OBESITY AND INSULIN RESISTANCE
Y.Y. Huang, J.Y. Du, H.S. Sun, Y.Y. Guan, G.L. Wang
Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, People’s Republic of China

GLUCOSE-INSULIN-POTASSIUM IMPROVES CARDIAC PERFORMANCE VIA INHIBITING HEXOSAMINE BIOSYNTHESIS IN PATIENTS UNDERGOING CARDIOPUMONARY BYPASS
K. Zhao, F. Fu, Y. Zhang, S.Q. Yu, Z.X. Jin, W.S. Chen, J.C. Liu, Q. Cui, F. Gao, D.H. Yi
Xijing Hospital, Fourth Military Medical University, Xi'an, Shannxi, China

DOES DIABETES CAUSE ATRIAL FIBRILLATION?
M.M Ansari, S. Baghi, W. Park, S. Shah, S. Garyali, C. Nedelcu, K. Ong
NYP/BHC- Weill Cornell, USA

EPICARDIAL ADIPOSE TISSUE: PREDICTOR OF METABOLIC SYNDROME IN THE ELDERLY
M. Wu, Y. Yu, S. Sookhu, J.N. Makaryus, F. Bajwa, A. Supariwala, F.A. Chaudhry,
A.N. Makaryus, V. Suma
Hofstra North Shore LIJ School of Medicine, Manhasset, NY, USA

SYNERGISTIC RELATIONSHIP WITH THE RISK OF CARDIOVASCULAR EVENTS BETWEEN DIABETES AND AMBULATORY BLOOD PRESSURE
R.C. Hermida, D.E. Ayala, A. Mojon, J.R. Fernandez
University of Vigo, Vigo, Spain

GLOBAL LONGITUDINAL STRAIN IS ALTERED IN DIABETES MELLITUS PATIENTS WITH NORMAL EJECTION FRACTION, STRATIFIED BY BMI: A SPECKLE TRACKING ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY STUDY
V. Di Bello, L. Conte, I. Fabiani, C. Cucco, R. Liga, V. Barletta, C. Bianchi, R. Miccoli,
M.G .Delle Donne, M. Mariani
University of Pisa, Pisa, PI, Italy

BARIATRIC SURGERY VERSUS NON-SURGICAL TREATMENT FOR OBESITY: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW AND META-ANALYSIS OF RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIALS
V.L. Gloy, M. Briel, D. Bhatt, S. Kashyap, P. Schauer, G. Mingrone, H.C. Bucher, A.J. Nordmann
Basel Institute for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland

LEVELS OF OXIDATIVE STRESS AND ANTI-OXIDANT STATUS IN DIABETES MELLITUS PATIENTS 
V.S.N. Janaswamy, J. Maddury, M. Manohar, R. Sahay
Osmania Hospital, Hyderabad, India

INDIVIDUALS WITH CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE AT A YOUNG AGE AND FEATURES OF THE METABOLIC SYNDROME HAVE AN INCREASED PROTHROMBOTIC POTENTIAL
M.G. Kok, J.C. Meijer, S.J. Pinto-Sietsma
University of Amsterdam, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

PREVALENCE OF PERIPHERAL ARTERIAL DISEASE (PAD) BY MEANS OF ABI IN ASYMPTOMATIC TYPE II NORTH INDIAN DIABETICS AND ITS CORRELATION WITH CARDIOVASCULAR RISK MARKERS
R. Kapoor, R. Duggal, S. Kapoor, R. Kapoor
Carewell Heart & Superspeciality Hospital, Amritsar, Punjab, India


08:00 – 13:00                                                                                                                     Poster Hall

P501       VASCULAR BIOLOGY, BASIC RESEARCH

CAMKII MEDIATES ENDOTHELIN-1-INDUCED GROWTH SIGNALING AND RESPONSES IN VASCULAR SMOOTH MUSCLE CELLS
E.R. Simo Cheyou, A. Bouallegue, M.B. Anand-Srivastava, A.K. Srivastava
Montreal Diabetes Research Centre-CRCHUM. Montréal, QC, CANADA.

IMPLICATION OF IGF-1R, ERK1/2 AND C-SRC IN ENDOTHELIN-1 (ET-1)-INDUCED EARLY GROWTH RESPONSE FACTOR-1 (EGR-1) EXPRESSION IN VASCULAR SMOOTH MUSCLE CELLS (VSMC)
V. Youreva, G. Vardatsikos, A.K. Srivastava
Montreal Diabetes Research Centre, Research Center-University of Montreal Hospital Center (CRCHUM), Montreal, Quebec, Canada,

CURCUMIN TRINICOTINATE REGULATE THE PROLIFERATION OF VSMCS VIA CAVEOLIN-1/ERK1/2 SIGNALING PATHWAY
W. Yang, T.P. Li, Q.H. Tuo, X. Zheng, Z.F. Guo, D.F. Liao
Hunan University of Chinese Medicine, Changsha, Hunan, China

A PENTAPEPTIDE MLIF PROTECTS BRAIN ISCHEMIA INJURY VIA TARGETING EEF1A1/ENOS PATHWAY
P.Y. Yang, Y.F. Zhang, X.F. Wang, Y.C. Rui
Duke University Medical School, Durham, NC, USA

ASSOCIATION BETWEEN CHRONIC PERIODONTITIS AND CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE
J.N. Barbisan, S.M. Zanella, E. Saba-Schujfi, L.S. Vieira, P.S. Sant'Anna, B.H. Suzigan,
I.A. Dossin, V.B. Pedrozo
University Foundation of Cardiology, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil

EFFECTS OF SODIUM AESCINARE ON EXPRESSION OF NEURON BAX AND BCL-2 IN INTRACEREBRAL HEMORRHAGE RATS 
J.S. Lei, L. Luo, Y. Deng, L. Chen, C.Q. Wang
Xiangya School of Medicine, Central South University, Changsha, Hunan, China

P502       CARDIOVASCULAR IMAGING:  NUCLEAR CARDIOLOGY, CARDIAC CT AND MRI

ATRIAL FIBRILLATION AND LA-SIZE ARE INDEPENDENTLY CORRELATED WITH THE AMOUNT OF PERICARDIAL ADIPOSE TISSUE
M. Greif, F. von Ziegler, R. Wakili, S. Helbig, R.P. Laubender, M. D´Anastasi, A.W. Leber, A. Becker, Klinikum Grosshadern, Bayern, Germany

DOES THE EXTENT OF CALCIFIED PLAQUE AFFECT THE PERFORMANCE OF COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHIC CORONARY ANGIOGRAPHY
M. Gupta, B. Jug, J. Papazian, Y. Hacioglu, D. Li, H. Bhatia, R. Karlsberg, M. Budoff
St. Joseph Mercy Oakland, Pontiac, MI, USA

RISK STRATIFICATION WITH CALCIUM SCORING IN PATIENTS WITH SEVERE CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE
F. von Ziegler, M. Greif, C.R. Becker, M. Fischereder, S. Massberg, A. Becker
University of Munich, Grosshadern Campus, Munich, Germany

THE ASSOCIATION BETWEEN LEFT VENTRICULAR THROMBUS AND APICAL MYOCARDIAL SCAR IN PATIENTS WITH CARDIOMYOPATHY
T. Boonyasirinant, R. Krittayaphong
Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Thailand

COMPARISON OF DIAGNOSTIC ACCURACY OF MULTISLICE CT ANGIOGRAPHY WITH CONVENTIONAL CORONARY ANGIOGRAPHY IN BYPASS GRAFT STENOSIS AFTER CORONARY ARTERY BYPASS GRAFT SURGERY
S.M.H Adel, M. Noorizadeh, S.H. Majidi, F. Ahmadi, M. Davoodi, M. Esapour Moghadam,
S.F.A Tahmasebi, H. Hybar
Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Atherosclerosis Research Center, Ahvaz, Iran

SINGLE SITE MAXIMUM CORONARY STENOSIS ON CTANGIOGRAPHY PREDICTS TOTAL CORONARY PLAQUE BURDEN
N. Gottam, S. Chakilam, R. Aboufakher, J. Frank, R. Bess, N. Mesiha, H. Rosman, S. Szpunar, G. Cohen, St. John Hospital & Medical Center, Detroit, MI, USA

THE INCREMENTAL PROGNOSTIC VALUE OF A NEGATIVE CARDIAC CT SCAN ON MAJOR ADVERSE CARDIAC OUTCOMES: A SAUDI EXPERIENCE
M.M. AlQaseer, T. Chachar, A.K. AlQarni, A.D. Jelani, B.I. Jugdutt
King AbdulAziz Hospital, National Guard Health Affairs, AlAhsa, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

OPTIMIZATION OF LIVER IRON LOAD ASSESSMENT BY PIXEL-BASED T2* MRI IN THALASSEMIC PATIENTS
A. Shamsakhtari , N Gholizadeh, S Akhlaghpoor, H Soltanianzadeh, MR Fatemizadeh,
E Ainaghizadeh, M Nourizadeh, F Daeenejad
Science and Research Branch of Azad University, Tehran, Iran

IMPROVING THE COST EFFECTIVENESS OF CHEST PAIN CENTERS
L.A. Bucklew, J. Naumvoski, E.A. Bucklew, J. Apitsch
UPMC/St. Margaret, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

TO EVALUATE WHETHER A MILD, ISOLATED INFERIOR WALL DEFECT ON MYOCARDIAL PERFUSION IMAGING WITH OTHERWISE NORMAL CORONARIES ON A LEFT HEART CATHETERIZATION IS ASSOCIATED WITH A NON-DOMINANT RIGHT CORONARY ARTERY
M.A. Afiniwala, H.A. Ranganath, R.E. Heidel, D.C. Wortham, R.M. Baljepally
University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA

P503       PRIMARY PREVENTION OF CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE / RISK FACTORS FOR ATHEROTHROMBOTIC DISEASE

SEDENTARISM AS A STRESS GENERATOR IN A YOUNG POPULATION OF CAMPINAS, SP -BRAZIL
D.J.B Saraiva, A. Avezum, A. Timerman, L.A.M. Cesar, J.H.Z. Mendes, C.C. Magalhaes, J.F.K. Saraiva
Sociedade de Cardiologia do Estado de Sao Paulo, Secretaria Municipal de Saude de Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil

PREVALANCE OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE IN RETIRED ATHLETES: QUESTIONS & COMMENTS
S.M. Hashemi, M.R. Kazemi Ashtiyani, M. Madani Civi, M. Kazemzadeh
NIOC (National Iranian Oil Company) Central Hospital, Tehran, Iran

ANTIDEPRESSANT USE AND RISK OF CORONARY HEART DISEASE: A META-ANALYSIS
J. Kim, S.W. Oh, S.K. Myung, J.Y. Park, D.H. Yoon
Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA

DEPRESSION AND 16 YEARS RISK OF MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION AND ARTERIAL HYPERTENSION IN FEMALE POPULATION IN RUSSIA
V.V. Gafarov, D.O. Panov, E.A. Gromova, I.V. Gagulin, A.V. Gafarova
FSBI Collaborative Laboratory of Cardiovascular Diseases Epidemiology SB RAMS, and FSBI

SCREENING RATES OF HYPERLIPIDEMIA IN AT-RISK URBAN PEDIATRIC POPULATIONS
G. Montano, A. Mar, S. Szpunar, R. Witherell, P. Anne
St. John Providence Children's Hospital, Pediatrics, Detroit, MI, USA

HDLC LEVELS AND RELATION TO FISH CONSUMTION IN A YOUNG POPULATION OF CAMPINAS, SP -BRAZIL
J.F.K. Saraiva, L.A.M. Cesar, A. Timerman, J.R.Z. Menes, C.C. Magalhaes, A. Avezum, D.J.B. Saraiva
Sociedade de Cardiologia do Estado de Sao Paulo, Brasil

OUTCOMES OF CARDIAC REHABILITATION IN OBESE PATIENTS
V. Mundra, S. Henquinet, G. Moudry
St John Medical Center, Tulsa, OK, USA

COMPARISON OF VO2MAX., ENERGY BALANCE AND ANTHROPOMETRY IN PATIENTS OF A CHECK-UP PROGRAM
S.L. Alabarse, A. Silva, D.R. Silva, P.S.B. Silva, R.M. Ciconelli, T.P. Rodrigues
Federal University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil


P504       SUDDEN DEATH AND NOVEL APPROACHES TO ARRHYTHMIA MANAGEMENT

ABNORMAL INTRACELLULAR CA2+ HOMEOSTASIS, CONDUCTION ABNORMALITIES AND ARRHYTHMIA IN RYR-P2328S ATRIA
J.H. King, C. Wickramarachchi, K. Kua, Y. Du, K. Jeevaratnam, H.R. Matthews, A.A. Grace, C.L.H. Huang, J.A. Fraser
University of Cambridge, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK

NORMOBARIC INTERMITTENT HYPOXIA TRAINING AS A METHOD OF ARRHYTHMIAS PREVENTION IN THE ISCHEMIC CARDIOMYOPATHY PATIENTS
L.G. Gelis, T.A. Dubovik, L.V. Rachok
Republican Scientific and Practical Center of Cardiology, Minsk, Belarus

INCIDENCE OF ATRIAL TACHYARRHYTHMIAS IN PATIENTS WITH EARLY REPOLARIZATION SYNDROME AND BRUGADA SYNDROME: ANALYSIS OF PATIENTS WITH IMPLANTABLE CARDIOVERTER DEFIBRILLATORS
K.J Choi, K.W. Hwang, G.B. Nam, Y.H. Kim, J.H. Zo
Asan Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea

INCIDENCE, CLINICAL PRESENTATION AND OUTCOME IN TAIWANESE PATIENTS WITH LONG ASYSTOLE INDUCED BY HEAD-UP TILT TEST
M.T .Chou, C.C. Cheng, W.S. Wu, T.Y. Huang
Chi-Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan

ROLE OF YOUTUBE IN SUDDEN CARDIAC DEATH EDUCATION
A. Vallakati, M. Reddy, K. Murugiah, R.M.R. Challapalli Sri, P. Janga, G.C. Ponnaganti, D. Lakkireddy
University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, USA

EFFECT OF DIFFERENT REGIMENS OF DIALYSATE POTASSIUM CONCENTRATION ON CARDIAC ARRHYTHMIA
M. Nourizadeh, F. Daeinejad, A. ShamsAkhtari, S. Beladi, M. Shakeri, M. Alasti
Cardiovascular Disease Research, Jondishaour University, Ahvaz, Iran

CATECHOLAMINERGIC POLYMORPHIC VENTRICULAR TACHYCARDIA (CPVT): CAN IT OCCUR IN A 49 YEAR FEMALE WITH RARE MUTATION
A.A. Javed, S.K. Zalwadiya, A. Kottam, L.C. Afonso
Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA

ACUTE ORAL ADMINISTRATION OF KHAT (CATHA EDULIS) AQUEOUS EXTRACT ELEVATES BLOOD PRESSURE AND PROLONGS QT AND QTC INTERVALS IN WISTAR ALBINO RATS
F.H. Al-Hashem,A.S. Shatoor, M. Al-Khateeb, H. Sakr
College of Medicine, King Khalid University, Saudi Arabia

P505       BIOMARKERS IN HEART FAILURE

USING NATRIURETIC PEPTIDE ASSAY TO GUIDE HEART FAILURE MANAGEMENT
T. Kern, I. Kedan, A. Kimchi
David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA

DIAGNOSTIC VALUES OF URINE AND PLASMA NT-proBNP IN HEART FAILURE PATIENTS
M. Toufan, H. Namdar, M. Abbasnezhad, S. Yaraghi
Madani Heart Hospital, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran

ULTRAFILTRATION DOES NOT IMPROVE NEUROHORMONAL ACTIVATION IN ACUTE DECOMPENSATED HEART FAILURE
N. Maroz, A. Kazory
University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA

P506       VALVULAR HEART DISEASE / AORTIC DISEASE / SURGICAL AND TRANSCATHETER INTERVENTIONS

PREVALENCE AND HEMODYNAMIC SIGNIFICANCE OF MITRAL ANNULAR CALCIFICATION IN ELDERLY PATIENTS
K.E. Boyle, H.P. Chaliki
Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA

CLINICAL OUTCOMES OF MEDICALLY TREATED ACUTE AORTIC INTRAMURAL HEMATOMA
J.S. Park, S.H. Lee, U. Kim, D.G. Shin, Y.J. Kim,Y.K. Cho, C.W. Nam, S.H. Hur, B.R. Lee,
B. C. Jeong, J. B. Lee, J. K. Reu, J. Y. Choi
Yeungnam Univ. HospiTal, Daegu, Korea

CHRONOBIOLOGICAL PATTERNS OF DIFFERENT TYPES OF ACUTE AORTIC DISSECTION; AN IRANIAN EXPERIENCE
H. Namdar, K. Ghabili, M. Abbasnezhad, M. Mahmoudpour
Madani Heart Hospital, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran

 DEVICE COMPLICATION AMONG TRANSFEMORAL AND TRANSAPICAL ACCESS FOR TRANSCATHETER AORTIC VALVE REPLACEMENT: A META-ANALYSIS
D. Garcia, A. Benjo, R. Cardoso, F.Y. Macedo, E. Aziz, E. Herzog, E. De Marchena
Department of Cardiology - University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital – Miami, FL, USA

DISSECTING INFLAMMATORY AORTIC ANEURYSM ASSOCIATED WITH IGG4-RICH PERIAORTITIS: REPORT OF TWO CASES, ONE WITH FATAL OUTCOME
T. Strecker, A. Agaimy, M. Weyand
Center of Cardiac Surgery, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany

COMORBIDITIES AMONG TRANSFEMORAL AND TRANSAPICAL ACCESS FOR TRANSCATHETER AORTIC VALVE REPLACEMENT: META-ANALYSIS
D. Garcia, A. Benjo, R. Cardoso, F.Y. Macedo, E. Aziz, E. Herzog, E. De Marchena
Department of Cardiology - University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital – Miami, FL, USA

VALVE SPARING AORTIC ROOT RE-IMPLANTATION (DAVID V PROCEDURE): EARLY AND MIDTERMS RESULTS OF OUR CLINIC
S. Sarikaya, F. Buyukbayrak, T. Adademir, A. Elibol, E. Basaran, K. Kirali
Kartal Kosuyolu Yuksek Ihtisas Heart-Education and Research, Istanbul, Turkey

RHEUMATIC MITRAL STENOSIS IN A PATIENT WITH LEFT LUNG AGENESIS AND PERCUTANEOUS BALLOON MITRAL VALVOTOMY AS A CHOICE
V.C. Borra, S.T. Sadagopan, V. Bala Krishnan, R. Sharma, L.S. Borra
Sri Ramachandra University, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India

P507       SURGERY FOR LV DYSFUNCTION / CARDIAC TRANSPLANTATION / MECHANICAL CIRCULATORY SUPPORT

NOREPINEPHRINE VS. DOPAMINE PRETREATMENT OF POTENTIAL HEART DONORS - IMPACT ON LONG-TERM OUTCOME
F. von Ziegler, S. Helbig, N. Kreissl, B.N. Meiser, A. Becker, I. Kaczmarek
University of Munich, Grosshadern Campus, Munich, Germany

PERIOPERATIVE INTRA-AORTIC BALLOON PUMP AND ASSOCIATION WITH IN-HOSPITAL 30-DAY MORTALITY AFTER CORONARY ARTERY BYPASS GRAFT SURGERY
C. Chen-Scarabelli, G. Faggian, G. Petrilli, L. Saravolatz, J. Narula, T.M. Scarabelli
VA Ann Arbor Health Care System, University of Michigan, MI, USA

TO INDUCE MIXED CHIMERISM AND SUBSEQUENT ACCEPTANCE OF DONOR SPECIFIC CARDIAC GRAFTS
P Zhu, J Zhuang, X-K Li
National Research Institute for Child Health and Development, Tokyo, Japan

EXPLORATION OF THE HEART AREAS BY TC-99M MIBI SCINTIGRAPHY AFTER INTRACORONARY INFUSION OF AUTOLOGOUS CD133+ CELLS IN PATIENTS WITH MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION
A. Dustov, A. Bratov, M. Kidirov, G. Mirajov, U. Kurbanov, M. Rakhmatov, J. Irgasheva,
T. Gulmuradov, S. Rakhmonov, M. Mirshahi
Institute of Gastroenterology, Dushanbe, Tajikistan

P508       CARDIOVASCULAR QUALITY IMPROVEMENT AND OUTCOMES

VALUE OF ROUTINE TRANSTHORACIC ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY IN RISK STRATIFICATION OF SYNCOPE
Y.R. Acharya, L.H. Chebrolu, J. Stoltzfus, J. Shirani
St Luke's University Health Network, Bethlehem, PA, USA

THE UTILIZATION OF THE “ROSE RULE” IN IDENTIFYING HIGH RISK SYNCOPE PATIENTS 
A.A. Isbitan, Y. Alnahar, H. Habib, V. Debari, F. Shamoon, M. Romero
Seton Hall University, NJ, USA

VALUE OF POINT-OF-CARE ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY USING A POCKET-SIZED DEVICE IN A COMMUNITY CLINIC 
L.H. Chebrolu, Y.R. Acharya, J. Shirani
St Luke's University Hospital, Bethlehem, PA, USA

EFFECT OF YOGA ON HEART RATE VARIABILITY- CLINICAL IMPLICATIONS IN CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES
M. Murugesan
University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA

FEASIBILITY OF INTEGRATING CLINICAL RESEARCH INTO CLINICAL CARE IN THE HEART CENTRE AT ST PAUL’S HOSPITAL
F. Khoshkhou, R.H. Boone, A. Kaan, C. Taylor, J. Grewal, A. Ignaszewski
St Paul’s Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

ADHERENCE TO CARDIOVASCULAR MEDICATIONS IN FAMILY MEDICINE CLINICS
A.S. Shehab, A.A. Elnour
UAE University, College of Medicine, Alain, UAE

APPLICATION OF A SUSTAINABLE PATIENT AND STAFF ENGAGEMENT METHOD IN TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH 
F. Khoshkhou, R.H. Boone
St Paul's Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

TO ANTICOAGULATE OR TO NOT ANTICOAGULATE- THAT IS THE QUESTION
E. Leung, K. W. Murdock, R.W. Lustig, H.G. Wilt
University of Missouri- Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri, USA

 

Monday,
July 29, 2013


News

Reduced Registration Deadline:
July 15, 2013

Advance Program now online. new

The scientific program of the 18th World Congress on Heart Disease has been reviewed by the American Medical Association and approved for a maximum of 25.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Publication of Abstracts:
Accepted abstracts will be published in a special online only supplement issue of the journal CARDIOLOGY.

 

 

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