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ACP Vol. 17, No. 2-2013

EACTA 2013

The 28th Annual Meeting of the European Association of Cardiothoracic Anaesthesiologists
Barcelona, Spain
June 6th – 8th, 2013


Edited by
Bodil Steen Rasmussen (Denmark)
John Manners (United Kingdom)


EACTA 2013 Abstract Committee:
Guillermina Fita (Spain)
Pilar Paniagua Iglesias (Spain)
Wulf Dietrich (Germany)
Jouko Jalonen (Finland)
Romuald Lango (Poland)
Vladimir Lomivorotov (Russia)
David Charles Smith (UK)
Alain Vuylsteke (UK)
Harry van Wezel (Canada)
Bodil Steen Rasmussen (Denmark), Chairman

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Contents

Lecture Abstracts

Opening Lecture
Current technological and non-technological trends in cardiovascular fields
Valentin Fuster


Security concepts: From the aeronautic technology to the operating room: Does new technologies help anaesthesiologists to manage critical situations?
Carsten Wachter


When the numbers are wrong – Pitfalls and challenges in monitoring!
Erik Jensen


Does technology make us risk averse or risk aware?
John Kneeshaw


Wireless anaesthetic data management
Andy Pybus


Cerebral Oximetry: Better monitoring, improved patient outcomes,
both or neither?
Hilary P. Grocott


Monitoring with Point-of-Care Hemostasis Testing. Does it affect Outcome?
In Which patients?
Linda Shore-Lesserson


Transcatheter AVR – Does this technology have merit and in whom? An anesthesiologist’s perspective
Jack Shanewise


What should a ‘cardiac’ anaesthesiologist teach a ‘thoracic’ anaesthesiologist?
Patrick Wouters


What should a ‘thoracic’ anesthesiologist teach a ‘cardiac’ anesthesiologist?
Peter Slinger


Fibrinogen: Necessary in cardiovascular surgery? Pro position
Sibylle Kozek


Fibrinogen: Necessary in cardiovascular surgery? Con position
Wulf Dietrich


Biomarkers in preoperative risk assessment and optimization
in vascular surgery
Miodrag Filipovic


Perioperative myocardial ischemia: diagnosis, prognostic significance and therapeutic strategies in vascular surgery
Pablo Alonso, Pilar Paniagua, Philip J. Devereaux


Neurological monitoring during vascular sugery
Hans Knotzer


Indication, contraindication and controversies for endovascular aortic replacement in Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm and Thoracoabdominal Aneurysm
Manfred Gschwendtner


Management of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms
Janet T Powell


Anaesthetic and postoperative management in endovascular aortic replacement
Simon Howell


Preoperative optimization of anemia improves outcome?
Hans Gombotz


The bleeding patient
Marcel Levi


Impact of the age of red blood cells and the outcome after cardiac surgery
Christian von Heymann


New antiplatelets. A problem in cardiac surgery?
Jose Mateo


New oral anticoagulants in cardiac surgery – management of coagulation and haemostasis
Wulf Dietrich


Alternatives to Heparin during Cardiopulmonary Bypass and in the Intensive Care Unit
Dave Royston


Only cardiothoracic anaesthetists can be good cardiothoracic intensivists
Sven-Erik Ricksten


Any intensivist can be a good cardiothoracic intensivist
Andy Rhodes


Total circulatory arrest. What is new?
Pascal Colson


Difffcult weaning from CPB: something different since 2000?
Olivier Bastien


Pulmonary hypertension and right ventricular failure: new tools for an old problem?
Didier Payen


Lung Ultrasound: enough evidence to support its routine use in anaesthesia and critical care medicine?
Fabio Guarracino


Myocardial deformation imaging: a major step forward or just a waste of time? Current status.
Patrick Wouters


Will 3D/4D become the mainstay soon: clinical evidence for its incremental value?
G. Burkhard Mackensen


Are new technologies improving heart failure? ECMO is best
Alain Combes


Are new technologies improving heart failure? VAD is best
Michael Sander


Goal directed Monitoring in cardiotho-racic and vascular intensive care
Christof K. Hofer


Echocardiography in cardiothoracic intensive care: just a new tool?
Isabelle Michaux


ECMO in organ failure: a step too far?
Alain Vuylsteke


Restricted Therapy is best
Peter Slinger


Free fluid therapy is best. Liberal or restricted fluid administration: Are we ready for a proposal of a restricted approch?
Della Rocca G, Tripi G, Pompei L


Lung Recruitment in Thoracic Surgery, is necessary? Pro position
Ma Carmen Unzueta


Lung Recriutment in Thoracic Surgery. Con position
Peter Slinger


Near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) in One Lung Ventilation, are really useful? Pro position
Della Rocca G


Near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) in One Lung Ventilation, are really useful? Con position
Bela Fulesdi, Tamas Vegh


Double-lumen tubes (DLTs) are obso-lete, the future is bronchial blocker
Edmond Cohen


DLTs are still the best for lung separation
Joseph Marc Licker


Left-sided DLTs for everyone
Mert Senturk


Right-sided DLTs for left pulmonary resections
Laszlo L. Szegedi


Optimalisation of ventilation using a new impedance tomography monitor
Laszlo Szegedi


Usefulness of extracorporeal support systems during thoracic surgery
Mert Senturk


Volumetric capnography for monitoring and predicting the effect of PEEP on oxygenation during one-lung ventilation
Tamas Vegh


Basic mechanisms of acute lung injury
Masao Takata


Ischemia-reperfusion injury in lung transplantation
Nandor Marczin


Perioperative lung injuries
Marc Licker


Current strategies for ICU management of ALI
Javier Belda


The effects of steroids on cerebral outcomes after cardiac surgery
Diederik van Dijk, Thomas H. Ottens, Jan M Dieleman


Off-pump valvular procedures. New technique or new fashion?
Joerg Ender


Minimal Access cardiac surgery: The future?
Daniel Pereda


EACTA Thoracic Subcommittee European survey on “One lung intubation”
G. Della Rocca, M. Senturk, L. L. Szegedi


Optimizing the patients for cardiac surgery: Any evidence?
Manfred D. Seeberger


Diastolic heart failure in anaesthesia and critical care
Fabio Guarracino


Mediastinitis after heart surgery: could we achieve a better outcome?
Emilio Bouza


Prompt brain death diagnosis in the potential donor. Implications for cardiothoracic organ function
Rafael Badenes


The Organ Care System Lung: A new and expected tool?
F. Javier Moradiellos


Optimal Ventilation in postoperative lung transplant
Javier Garcia


Twenty years’ leap in perfusion education in Europe
Jan-Ola Wistbacka


Experience in multidisciplinary simu-lation training in perfusion incidents
Frank Merkle


Multidisciplinary combat against perfusion complications – guidelines, communication or checklists?
Alexander Wahba


Coagulation and anticoagulation in paediatric cardiac patients
Philippe Pouard


Ethical issues around research in paediatric cardiac surgery
Paul Baines


Cerebral oximetry in paediatric cardiac surgery; tool or fashion?
Tim Murphy


Levosimendan in paediatric cardiac surgery; better outcome?
Rosario Nuno Sanz


Acute renal failure in paediatric cardiac surgery; recent developments
Mirela Bojan


Anaesthetic management and outcomes of Hybrid Procedures at the Cardiovascular Institute of the Fuwai Hospital
Weipeng Wang, Hui Xiong, Lihuan Li, Shengshou Hu


Anaesthetic Management of Adult Congenital Heart Disease
MIinoru Nomura, Shihoko Iwata, Yusuke Seino, & Kenji Doi


Invited Lecture

Better organ protection, is anaesthesia enough?
Peter Sackey


Postoperative atrial fibrillation; anything new?
Alberto Hernandez


Delirium after cardiac surgery
Luis Suarez Gonzalo


Pharmacoeconomics of Transfusion
Axel Hofmann


An evidence-based approach to sup-port the routine use of ultrasound for vascular access
Erik Sloth


Perioperative renal protection strategies in cardiac surgery
Marc Vives


New role for colloids and crystalloids?
Marco Ranucci


When should the anaesthesiologist say NO?
Michael Hiesmayr


Low flow during ECC: Still good?
Jouko Jalonen


Perioperative pain therapy: new concepts
Anna Flo


Thoracic Problem Based Learned Discussions (PBLDs)

Mediastinal mass in the pregnant patient
Ma Jose Jimenez


Tracheal dehiscence – management
Laszlo Szegedi


The patient with severe heart disease requiring OLV for non cardiac surgery
Irene Rovira

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Free Oral Sessions

Technology and Outcome
Transfusion and Haemostasis
Vascular Anaesthesia and Postoperative
Transcatheter aortic valve replacement, TAVI
Cardiac Anaesthesia and Postoperative
Safety & Anaesthesia
Myocardial Protection
Cardiac Anaesthesia
Cardiac and Antibiotics
Cardiac and Inflammation
ECHO
ECMO and VAD
ICU
Thoracic and Non-cardiac
Thoracic Surgery and Postoperative
Cardiac and Renal Function
Best Oral Session
Transplantation and Pulmonary Complication
Paediatric Anaesthesia
Extra Corporeal Circulation
Quality Management

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Free Poster Sessions

Preselected Best Posters
Intensive Care
Congenital & Paediatrics
Thoracic & Non-cardiac
Blood Management
Cardiac Protection
Technology & Outcome
Cardiac Anaesthesia
Patient Blood Management

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