Southern Association for Vascular surgery
Spring 2022 Newsletter

Vascular Specialist

2007 Preliminary Program

SAVS 2007 Annual Meeting

Final Program

Wednesday, January 17, 2007
7:00 a.m. Mock Oral Exams
1:00 p.m. Postgraduate Course
Thursday, January 18, 2007
6:30 a.m. 5k Run
7:30 - 8:00 a.m. Presidential Welcome
R. James Valentine, M.D. Introduction Of New Members
Presentation of the 2007 President's Award
S. Timothy String Presidential Award
8:00 - 9:40 a.m. Scientific Session I
Presiding: Michael B. Freeman, MD
Spence M. Taylor, MD
8:00 a.m. 1. Application of Endograft to Treat Thoracic Aortic Pathologies: A Single Center Experience
Julio A. Rodriguez*
From: Arizona Heart Institute, Phoenix, AZ

Discussant: Karthikeshwar Kasirajan, MD
8:20 a.m. 2. Surgical and Endovascular Treatment Outcomes of Acute Traumatic Thoracic Aortic Injury
Paul J. Riesenman, Mark A. Farber, Preston B. Rich*, Brett C. Sheridan*, Robert R. Mendes*, William A. Marston, Joseph J. Fulton*, Blair A. Keagy
From: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC

Discussant: Eric D. Wellons, MD
8:40 a.m. 3. Optimizing Compliance, Efficiency, and Safety During Surveillance of Small Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms
Paul A Armstrong*1, Martin R Back1, Dennis F Bandyk1, Brad L. Johnson1, Murray L. Shames*1, Ann C Lopez*2, Shelly K Cannon*2
From: 1University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, 2James A. Haley Veterans Hospital, Tampa, FL

Discussant: Marc A. Passman, MD
9:00 a.m. 4. Lost To Follow-Up: A Potential, Under Appreciated Limitation of Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
Wesley B Jones*, Spence M Taylor, Corey A Kalbaugh*, Dawn W Blackhurst*, Eugene M Langan, III, Bruce H Gray*, Christopher G. Carsten, III
From: Greenville Hospital System University Medical Center, Greenville, SC

Discussant: R. James Valentine, MD
9:20 a.m. 5. Long-Term Follow-Up Cost After Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
Robert E Noll, Jr.*, Britt H Tonnessen, Krishna Mannava, Samuel R Money, W. Charles Sternbergh, III
From: Ochsner Clinic, New Orleans, LA

Discussant: Alan B. Lumsden, MD
9:40 a.m. Founders' Award Paper
Subintimal Angioplasty For the Treatment of Claudication and Critical Limb Ischemia: 3-Year Results
Eric C Scott*
, Andre Biuckians*, Ryan E Light*, Christopher D Scibelli*, Timothy P Milner*, Jean M Panneton*, George H Meier, III
From: Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA
10:00 a.m. Introduction And Presentation Of Award
Presented by: Scott L. Stevens, MD
10:05 - 10:35 a.m. Coffee Break
10:35 - 12:15 p.m. Scientific Session II
Presiding: Michael B. Freeman, MD
Spence M. Taylor, MD
10:35 a.m. 6. Surgical and Endovascular Revision of Infrainguinal Vein Bypass Grafts: Analysis of Midterm Outcomes From A Multi-Center Prospective Trial
Scott Berceli1, Nathanael Hevelone*2, Stuart Lipsitz*2, Dennis Bandyk3, Alexander Clowes*4, Gregory Moneta*5, Michael Conte*2
From: 1University of Florida, Gainesville, FL;2Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA;3University of South Florida, Tampa, FL;4University of Washington, Seattle, WA;5Oregon Health Sciences Univerity, Portland, OR

Discussant: Eugene M. Langan, MD
10:55 a.m. 7. Target Lesion Characteristics In Failing Vein Grafts Predict the Success of Endovascular and Open Revision
Ryan T Hagino, Maureen K. Sheehan*, Rajeev Suri*, Darren Postoak*, Michael H. Wholey*, Wilmer T. Jones*, Boulos Toursarkissian*
From: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX

Discussant: Martin R. Back, MD
11:15 a.m. 8. The Relative Importance of Graft Surveillance and Warfarin Therapy In Infrainguinal Prosthetic Bypass Failure
Robert S Brumberg, Martin Back, Paul Armstrong, Joe Chauvapun*, Murray Shames, Brad Johnson, Dennis Bandyk
From: University of South Florida, Tampa, FL

Discussant: Eric D. Endean, MD
11:35 a.m. 9. Revascularization of A Specific Angiosome For Limb Salvage: Does the Target Artery Matter?
Richard F Neville*, Ivan Ducic*, Christopher E. Attinger*
From: Georgetown University, Washington, DC

Discussant: Scott A. Berceli, MD
11:55 a.m. 10. Prospective Decision Analysis For Peripheral Vascular Disease Predicts Future Quality of Life
Thomas E Brothers, Montgomery H Cox*, Jacob G Robison, Bruce M Elliott
From: Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC

Discussant: Spence M. Taylor, MD
12:15 a.m. Distinguished Guest Lecture
Gregorio A. Sicard, MD, FACS
Washington University
St. Louis, MO
Introduced by: R. James Valentine, MD
12:45 p.m. Adjourn
Friday, January 19, 2007
7:00 – 8:00 a.m. Emerging Endovascular Technology Session
Moderator: Alan B. Lumsden, MD
7:00 a.m. E1. Midterm Outcome Predictors For Lower Extremity Atherectomy Procedures
Timur P Sarac*, Ozcan Altinel*, Sean Lyden, Vikram Kashyap*, James Bena*, Kenneth Ouriel, Daniel Clair*
From: The Cleveland Clinic Lerner School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH
7:15 a.m. E2. Mid-Term Results With Laser Atherectomy In the Treatment of Infrainguinal Occlusive Disease
Dorian J deFreitas*, Sachin V Phade*, Frank M Parker, Brandon Law*, William M Bogey, Charles S Powell, Michael C Stoner*
From: East Carolina University, Greenville, NC
7:30 a.m. E3. Duplex Surveillance Does Not Predict the Need For Reintervention Following Percutaneous Infrainguinal Revascularization
Son T Duong*, Kaoru R Goshima*, Daniel M Ihnat*, Hannah Zimmerman*, Joseph L Mills, Sr.
From: University of Arizona Medical Center, Tucson, AZ
7:45 a.m. E4. Efficacy of Sac Pressure Monitor In EVAR
Michael J Stirling*, Richard L McCann
From: Duke University, Durham, NC
8:00 - 9:00 a.m. Scientific Session III
Presiding: William A. Marston, MD
Spence M. Taylor, MD
8:00 a.m. 11. Accuracy and Utility of 3D Contrast-Enhanced MR Angiography In Planning Carotid Stenting
Carlos Timaran*, Eric B Rosero*, Gregory Modrall, Frank Arko, James Valentine, Patrick Clagett
From: University of Texas Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Discussant: William D. Jordan, MD
8:20 a.m. 12. Determinants of Hypotension and Bradycardia Following Carotid Angioplasty and Stenting
Peter H Lin, Wei Zhou*, Panos Kougias*, Hosam F. El Sayed*, Joseph Naoum*, Eric J Silberfein*
From: Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

Discussant: Carlos H Timaran, MD
8:40 a.m. 13. Duplex Scan Surveillance After Carotid Stent-Angioplasty: A Rational Definition of Stent Stenosis
Paul A Armstrong*, Brad L Johnson, Martin R Back, Murray L. Shames*, Dennis F. Bandyk
From: University of South Florida, Tampa, FL

Discussant: Ali F. AbuRahma, MD
9:00 a.m. SVS Presentation
Craig Kent, M.D.
9:15 – 9:45 a.m. Coffee Break – Visit Exhibits
9:45 – 10:45 a.m. Scientific Session IV
Presiding: William A. Marston, MD
Spence M. Taylor, MD
9:45 a.m. 14. Autologous Access For Dialysis: Does DOQI Have the Answer?
Andre Biuckians*, Eric C Scott*, George H Meier, III, Marc H Glickman Eastern
From: Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA

Discussant: Mellick T. Sykes, MD
10:05 a.m. 15. Branch Renal Artery Repair With Cold Perfusion Protection
Teresa Crutchley, Jeffrey Pearce, Timothy Craven*, Matthew Edwards, Richard Dean, Kimberley J Hansen
From: Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem, NC

Discussant: G.Patrick Clagett, MD
10:25 a.m. 16. Atheroembolization During Percutaneous Renal Artery Revascularization
Matthew A. Corriere*1, Jeffrey D. Pearce*1, Timothy E Craven*1, Xian Mang Pan*2, Joseph H. Rapp*2, Randolph L. Geary1, Jason S. Dew*1, Kimberley J. Hansen1, Matthew S. Edwards1
From: 1Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston- Salem, NC;2University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

Discussant: George H. Meier, MD
10:45 - 11:45 a.m. Case Report Panel Discussion
Moderator: Samuel R. Money, MD
Panel: David Rosenthal, MD
Thomas C. Naslund, MD
John F. Eidt, MD

Case Reports
10:45 a.m. C1. Pancreatitis As A Complication of Catheter-Based Thrombectomy
Michael H Lebow*, David C Cassada, Oscar H Grandas, Scott L Stevens, Michael B Freeman, Kate Currie, Mitchell H Goldman
From: University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Knoxville, TN
11:00 a.m. C2. Mal-Deployment of the Thoracic Endograft
W. Anthony Lee
From: University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
11:15 a.m. C3. Use of A Percutaneous Septal Occluder To Exclude An Aortic Pseudoaneurysm
Scott M Hovis*, Herbert J. Stern*, Jeremiah H Holleman, Jr.
From: Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC
11:30 a.m. C4. The Emergent Use of Endografts In the Carotid Circulation To Control Hemorrhage In Potentially Contaminated Fields
Ehab Sorial*, David J Minion, Joseph Valentino*, Curtis Given*, Eric D Endean
From: University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, KY
11:45 a.m. Presidential Address
R. James Valentine, M.D.

Introduced by: Kimberley J Hansen, M.D.
12:15 p.m. Adjourn
Saturday, January 20, 2007
7:00 – 8:00 A.M. Basic Science Session
Moderator: Mitchell H. Goldman, MD
7:00 a.m. B1. Ionic and Non-ionic Contrast Media Decreases Renal Microcirculation and Renal Function By Different Mechanisms
Li Wang*, Daniel J Myers*, Stuart I Myers
From: Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
7:15 a.m. B2. Stromal Cell-Derived Factor-1 Enhances Pro-Angiogenic Effect of Granulocyte Colony Stimulating Factor
Hong Yu*, Yaohong Tan*, Hongwei Shao*, Zhe Yang*, Luis Alonso-Diaz*, Alan S. Livingstone*, Darwin Eton
From: University of Miami, Miami, FL
7:30 a.m. B3. Syndecan-1 Is Expressed During the Course of Atherosclerosis and May Serve As A Biomarker of Peripheral Arterial Disease Activity
Elliot L Chaikof, Wenli Wang*, Sumona Smith*, Peiyi Wang*, Carolyn Haller*, W. Robert Taylor*
From: Emory University, Atlanta, GA
7:45 a.m. B4. Effects of Survival and Proliferation of Smooth Muscle Cells (SMC) By Supercooling and Re-Warming
Wai-ki Yiu*1, Stephen WK Cheng2, Bauer E Sumpio1
From: 1Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT; 2Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
8:00 - 9:00 a.m. Update in Vascular Imaging
Moderator: W. Anthony Lee, MD
8:00 a.m. S1. Clinical Application of CTA: Will It Replace Conventional Angiography?
Presenter: Christopher Carsten, MD
Greenville, SC
8:20 a.m. S2. How To Incorporate CTA Into Your Practice
Presenter: Gregory J. Pearl, MD
Dallas, TX
8:40 a.m. S3. Vascular Laboratory In 2007
Presenter: Russell H. Samson, MD
Sarasota, FL
9:00 - 10:00 a.m. Scientific Session V
Presiding: J. Gregory Modrall, MD
Spence M. Taylor, MD
9:00 a.m. 17. Subintimal Angioplasty For Revascularization After Failed Lower Extremity Bypass
L. Richard Sprouse, Christopher J LeSar
From: University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Chatt., Chattanooga, TN

Discussant: David J. Minion, MD
9:20 a.m. 18. Impact of Diabetes Mellitus On the Long Term Outcomes of Superficial Femoral Artery Endoluminal Interventions
Andrew M Bakken*, Eugene Palchik*, Wael E Saad, Joseph P Hart, Michael J Singh, Jeffrey M Rhodes, Karl A Illig, James A Deweese, David L Waldman, Mark G Davies*
From: University of Rochester, Rochester, NY

Discussant: Bruce M. Elliott, M
9:40 a.m. 19. Late Incidence of Chronic Venous Insufficiency After Deep Vein Harvest
J. Gregory Modrall, Jennie A. Hocking*, Carlos H. Timaran*, Frank R. Arko, III, R. James Valentine, G. Patrick Clagett
From: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Discussant: Thomas S. Huber, MD
10:00 - 10:30 a.m. Coffee Break - Visit Exhibits
10:30 - 11:50 a.m. Scientific Session VI
Presiding: J. Gregory Modrall, MD
Spence M. Taylor, MD
10:30 a.m. 20. Is the Powerlink AAA Stent-Graft Performing As Intended?
Charles S. Thompson*
From: Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando, FL

Discussant: Frank R. Arko, MD
10:50 a.m. 21. Relationship Between the Dynamic Geometry and Wall Thickness of the Proximal Aortic Neck of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms Using IVUS: Implications For Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
Frank R Arko, III1, Chad Davis*1, Stephen T Smith1, Erin Murphy*1, Eric Johnson*2, Carlos H Timaran1, J. Gregory Modrall1, R. James Valentine1, G. Patrick Clagett1, Christopher K. Zarins3
From: 1University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX;2Crux Biomedical Engineering, Portola Valley, CA;3Stanford University, Stanford, CA

Discussant: W. Charles Sternbergh, MD
11:10 a.m. 22. The Dare To C.A.R.E. Experience: Defining the Value of Extensive Vascular Screening and Education At the Local Level – Results of Screening Over 12,000 Participants At A Single Center
John D. Martin, Jon A. Hupp, Louise O. Hanson*
From:Anne Arundel Medical Center, Annapolis, MD

Discussant: Louise O. Hanson, MD
11:30 a.m. 23. First Rib Resection and Scalenectomy For Chronically Occluded Subclavian Veins: What Does It Really Do?
Ricardo A de Leon*, David C Chang, Julie A Freischlag
From: Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD

Discussant: David C. Cassada, MD
11:50 a.m. Annual Business Meeting (Members Only)
12:20 p.m. Adjourn