Saturday, May 14, 2022

Too Hot to Clot?: Coagulopathy Controversies Debate

Moderator: Jennifer Hargrave

Pro/Con Intraoperative Autologous Blood Collection (Acute Normovolemic Hemodilution) Should Be Utilized to Prevent Post Bypass Coagulopathy Presenter: Pro ANH: Shiva Sale, MD
Presenter: Con ANH: Michael Fabbro, MD, MBA                      

Pro/Con Antifibrinolytic Therapy Debate: Iμ-aminocaproic Acid is Superior to Tranexamic Acid
Presenter: Pro: Kenichi Tanaka, MD
Presenter: Con: Jerrold Levy, MD

Pro/Con: Tried and Proved vs. a Potential New Choice in Heparin Alternatives— Bivalrudin vs Dabigatran
Presenter: Pro: Linda Shore-Lesserson, MD, FAHA, FASE
Presenter: Con: Michael Eaton, MD

Sunday, May 15, 2022

Problem Based Learning Discussion (#7-12)

PBLD #7: Unexpected Intraoperative Echo Findings: When Your Exam Should Change the Surgical Plan (Or Not)
Moderators: Douglas Shook, MD, FASE and Anne Cherry, MD

PBLD #8: Severe Pulmonary Hypertension and Noncardiac Surgery - No Need to be Afraid
Moderators: Jochen Steppan, MD and Sinead Shaefi, MD

PBLD #9: Role of ECMO in COVID 19
Moderators: Lilibeth Fermin, MD and Shahzad Shaefi, MD 

PBLD #10: How to Launch a Successful Peri-Operative Cardiac Surgical Home at Your Institution?
Moderators: Harikesh Subramanian, MD and Kathirvel Subramaniam, MD, MPH, FASE

PBLD #11: Aortic Arch Reconstruction and Deep Hypothermic Circulatory Arrest – Perioperative Considerations (Cerebral Protection, Coagulopathy and Many More)!!
Moderators: Samhati Mondal, MD and Kenichi Tanaka, MD

PBLD #12: You WANT That Rhythm!? Navigating Anesthetic Management of Ventricular Tachycardia Ablation in the Electrophysiology Laboratory
Moderators: Matthew Vanneman, MD and Diana Anca, MD