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Program & Abstracts | Postgraduate Course | Moderated Posters

7:00 am
Examiners: Greenway, Lower Level
Examinees: Kirkland, Lower Level
12:25-5:00 pm
Herberger Ballroom 45AB
6:00-7:30 pm
Northern Sky Terrace

6:30-7:30 am
Kirkland Room
7:45-7:50 am
Herberger Ballroom 45AB
7:50-9:30 am
Herberger Ballroom 45AB
Presiding: Adam W. Beck
Murray L. Shames
7:50 am
1. Preoperative Risk Factors for 1 year Mortality in Patients Undergoing Fenestrated Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm Repair in the US Aortic Research Consortium
Charles Adam Banks1, Emily L Spangler1, Zdenek Novak1, Andres Schanzer2, Mark Farber3, Matthew Sweet4, Anthony Lee5, Matthew Eagleton6, Gustavo Oderich7, Adam W Beck1
1University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, 2University of Massachusetts Memorial Hospital Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Worcester, MA, 3University of North Carolina Division of Vascular Surgery, Chapel Hill, NC, 4University of Washington Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Seattle, WA, 5Boca Raton Regional Hospital Division of Vascular Surgery, Boca Raton, FL,6Massachussetts General Hospital Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Boston, MA,7University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Division of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Houston, TX

Discussant: Javairiah Fatima
8:10 am
2. Frailty Scores Impact the Outcomes of Urgent Carotid Interventions in Acute Stroke Patients: A Comprehensive Analysis of Risk and Prognosis
Cameron St. Hilaire, Jeff Burton, Kundanika Lunkkadi, W Charles Sternbergh, III, Samuel Money, Daniel Fort, Hernan Bazan
Ochsner, New Orleans, LA

Discussant: Shipra Arya
8:30 am
3. Effect Of Fenestration Configuration On Renal Artery Outcomes During Fenestrated-Branched Endovascular Aortic Repair
Vivian Carla Gomes1, F. Ezequiel Parodi1, Sydney E. Browder2, Matthew J. Eagleton3, Gustavo Oderich4, Bernardo Mendes5, Emanuel R. Tenorio4, Andrea Vacirca6, Jesse Chait5, Mark A. Farber1
1Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, 2Department of Biostatistics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, 3Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, 4Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX, 5Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, 6Vascular Surgery, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences (DIMEC), University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy

Discussant: K. Dean Arnaoutakis
8:50 am
4. Diagnosis and treatment of ischemia-producing coronary stenoses improves 5-year survival of patients undergoing major vascular surgery
Dainis K Krievins, Edgars Zellans, Gustavs Latkovskis, Indulis Kumsars, Agate K Krievina, Sanda Jegere, Andrejs Erglis, Aigars Lacis, Christopher K Zarins
Pauls Stradins Clinical University Hospital, Riga, Latvia

Discussant: Melissa Kirkwood
9:10 am
5. Work for a Dollar Get Reimbursed A Dime, An Analysis of the Dire Need For Coders Trained in Vascular Billing
Luke D Perry1, Alissa Hart2, Reshma D Brahmbhatt1, Lori D Pounds1
1UT Health San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, 2Audie Murphy VA Medical Center, San Antonio, TX

Discussant: Yazan Duwayri
9:30 am
Volumetric Analysis of Uncomplicated Type B Aortic Dissection Using an Automated Deep Learning Aortic Zone Segmentation Model
Jonathan R Krebs, Muhammad Imran, Brian Fazzone, Chelsea Viscardi, Benjamin Berwick, Griffin Stinson, Evans Heithaus, Gilbert R Upchurch, Jr., Wei Shao, Michol A Cooper
University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
9:50 am
- Introduction of New Members
- Presentation of the S. Timothy String Presidential Award
10:00 am
Pickleball Courts
10:05-10:35 am
Herberger Ballroom 1-3
10:35 am-12:15 pm
Herberger Ballroom 45AB
Presiding: Mohammed Moursi
Margaret Tracci
10:35 am
6. Academic Productivity and Vascular-Specific Content from Social Media Influencers in Vascular Surgery Compared to Complementary Specialties
Basil Mirza, Brian Fazzone, Erik Anderson, Salvatore Scali, Scott Berceli, Griffin Stinson, Jieun Shin, Scott Robinson
University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Discussant: Michael F. Amendola
10:55 am
7. Multi-Level Thrombotic/Embolic Burden and Its Role in Gender-Related Outcomes in Acute Limb Ischemia
Ilse Torres Ruiz1, Xin Yee Ooi1, Lauren Harry2, Cuneyt Koksoy1, Zachary S. Pallister1, Ramyar S. Gilani1, Joseph L. Mills1, Charles J. Bailey2, Jayer L. Chung1
1Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 2USF-Morsani College of Medicine, Tampa, FL

Discussant: Katharine L. McGinigle
11:15 am
8. Utility of Motor Evoked Potentials in Open Thoracoabdominal Aortic Repair and Risk Factors Associated with Spinal Cord Ischemia
Roberto Giorgio Aru1, David P Stonko1, Li Ting Tan1, Rebecca A Sorber2, Caitlin W Hicks1, James H Black, III1
1Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, 2University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Discussant: Behzad Farivar
11:35 am
9. Vascular In-person for Students In the match Trial (VISIT): An Investigation of Post-interview Site Visits to Address the Limitations of Virtual Interviews
David Rigberg1, Ting Sun2, Benjamin Pearce3, Misty Humphries4, Malachi Sheahan5, Dawn Coleman6, Jason Lee7, Brigitte Smith8
1UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, 2University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, 3University of Alabama Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, 4University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA, 5LSU, New Orleans, LA, 6Duke, Raleigh, NC, 7Stanford, Palo Alto, CA,8University of Utah, Salt Lake City, CA

Discussant: Guillermo Escobar
11:55 am
10. Temporal Trends in Hemodialysis Access Creation in the Fistula First Era: Are Rates of Forearm Arteriovenous Fistulas Increasing?
James J Fitzgibbon1, Patrick Heindel1, Abena Appah-Sampong1, Dirk M Hentschel1, Muhammad Mamdani2, Charles K Ozaki1, Mohamad A Hussain1
1Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, 2Unity Health, Toronto, ON, Canada

Discussant: Jean Marie Ruddy
12:15 pm
Charmaine Lok, MD
Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto
Medical Director- Multicare Kidney Clinics and Hemodialysis Program
Toronto General Hospital
12:45 pm
1:30 pm
Ben Avery Clay Target Center
4:00-6:00 pm
Rainmakers Ballroom
Sponsored By: Medtronic, Penumbra and Terumo
6:00-7:00 pm
Herberger Ballroom 1-3, Exhibit Hall

6:30 am
MORNING RUN, 3-5 Mile Casual Run
7:00-8:00 am
Herberger Foyer
Judges: Olamide Alabi, Michael F. Amendola, Mark A. Farber, Lori L. Pounds, Claudie Sheahan
8:00-9:00 am
Herberger Ballroom 45AB
Presiding: Matthew S. Edwards
William Shutze
8:00 am
11. Perioperative and Long-term Outcomes of Patients with Pulmonary Embolism Undergoing Catheter-directed Thrombolysis versus Percutaneous Mechanical Thrombectomy
Junji Tsukagoshi, Benjamin Wick, Abbas Karim, Kamil Khanipov, Mitchell Cox
University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Galveston, TX
8:20 am
12. Renal Artery Stenting in Patients on Dialysis: Utility or Futility?
J. Gregory Modrall, Song Zhang, John Hanna, Christopher U. Lehmann, Shirling Tsai, Bala Ramanan, Robert D. Toto, Senthil Sambandam
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Discussant: Mathew S. Edwards
8:40 am
13. A Patient-Centered Textbook Outcome Measure Effectively Discriminates Contemporary Elective Open Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair Quality
Amy E. Felsted1, Adam W. Beck2, Adam Banks2, Dan Neal3, Jesse A. Columbo1, David H. Stone1, Salvatore T. Scali3
1Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, 2University of Alabama-Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, 3University of Florida- Gainesville, Gainesville, FL
9:00-9:20 am
Herberger Ballroom 1-3
9:20-9:30 am
Yazan Duwayri
Emory University, Atlanta, GA
9:30-10:30 am
Herberger Ballroom 45AB
Presiding: Javairiah Fatima
Samuel C. Tyagi
9:30 am
14. The Surgical Trainee Equity Metric: Identifying Racial and Ethnic Disparities Among Surgical Specialties
Christina L Cui1, Roberto S Loanzon2, Dawn M Coleman1, Chandler A Long1, Young Kim1
1Duke University, Durham, NC,2Duke University, Durham, NC

Discussant: Amanda G. Fobare
9:50 am
15. Transitions Of Frailty After Lower Extremity Interventions For Chronic Limb-Threatening Ischemia
Mark G Davies1, Joseph P Hart2
1Ascension Health, Waco, TX, 2Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

Discussant: Charles J. Bailey
10:10 am
16. Medical Management Versus TEVAR in Grade 2 Blunt Thoracic Aortic Injury from The Aortic Trauma Foundation Global Registry
Cassra N Arbabi1, Joseph DuBose2, Benjamin W Starnes3, Naveed U Saqib4, Elina Quiroga3, Charles C Miller4, Ali Azizzadeh1
1Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, 2University of Texas, Austin, TX, 3University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 4University of Texas Health Sciences Center, Houston, TX

Discussant: Rana Afifi
10:30-11:30 am
Presiding: Martin Back
Ravi R. Rajani
10:30 am
RF1. Clopidogrel Resistance Rates in Patients Undergoing Transcarotid Artery Revascularization in a Community Center
Muhammad Owais Abdul Ghani1, Cameron D Moore1, Alex Schneller1, John Newn1, Katelin Maggard1, Shane O’Keeffe2, Magendran Danapal1
1University of Kentucky Bowling Green Campus, Bowling Green, KY;2University of Kentucky, Bowling Green, KY
10:40 am
RF2. Aortoiliac Endarterectomy Provides a Durable Alternative to Bypass in Women and Patients with Small Native Vessels
Shivik Patel1, Sophia Trinh1, Amanda Tullos1, Alykhan Lalani1, Calin Manea2, Amit Chawla1, Denise Danos1, Claudie Sheahan1, Malachi Sheahan1
1Louisiana State University, New Orleans, LA, 2York Hospital, York, PA
10:50 am
RF3. Variations in Lesion Morphology: Exploring Sex-Based Differences in Peripheral Arterial Disease
Judit Csore1, Fouzul Kansul2, Deborah Vela3, Bright Benfor1, Trisha Roy1
1Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX, 2College of Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, 3Texas Heart Institute, Houston, TX
11:00 am
RF4. A Novel Risk Calculator For Nonhome Discharge After Lower Extremity Bypass
Brian Fry1, Jeremy Albright2, Shukri Dualeh1, Nicolas J Mouawad3, Andrew Kimball4, Jordan Knepper5, Eugene W Laveroni6, Chandu Vemuri1, Peter K Henke1
1University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 2BMC2, Ann Arbor, MI, 3McLaren Healthcare, Bay City, MI, 4Spectrum Health, Grand Rapids, MI, 5Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, 6Corewell Health, Farmington Hills, MI
11:10 am
RF5. Prosthetic Outcomes after Amputation and the Impact of Mobility Level on Survival
William P Shutze, Sr.1, Gerald Ogola2
1The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano, Plano, TX, 2The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano, Dallas, TX
11:20 am
RF6. Early and Intermediate Clinical Outcome of Trans carotid Artery Revascularization vs Carotid Endarterectomy from a Large Single Center Experience
Ali F AbuRahma1, Adrian Santini1, Zachary AbuRahma1, Andrew Lee1, Christina Veith1, Noah Dargy1, Robert Cragon1, Scott Dean2, Elaine Mattox2
1Charleston Area Medical Center/West Virginia University Charleston Division, Charleston, WV, 2Charleston Area Medical Center Health Education and Research Institute, Charleston, WV
11:30 am
Alan B. Lumsden
11:45 am
David L. Cull
Prisma Health, Greenville, SC
12:15 pm
1:00 pm
Golf Course
1:00 pm
Pickleball Courts
7:00-10:00 pm
Trailblazer Terrace & Trailblazer ABC
10:00-1:00 am
Trailblazer Terrace

7:00 am-8:00 am
Herberger Ballroom 45AB
Moderators: Dawn M. Coleman
Benjamin J. Pearce
7:00 am
V1. Distal Peroneal Bypass for Limb Salvage: A Case Demonstrating a Right Femoral to Peroneal Bypass Using a Lateral Approach with Fibulectomy
Natalia Ashely Cavagnaro, Eric Trestman, Hunter Ray
HCA Healthcare Kingwood/University of Houston, Kingwood, TX
7:05 am
V2. 3D Printing for Surgical Case Planning in Kommerell Diverticulum
Diana M Otoya1, Sally Boyd1, Daniel H Newton1, Rahul Rajeev1, Brian M Burkhardt2, Michael Amendola2, Vigneshwar Kasirajaan1
1Virginia Commonwealth University Health Systems, Richmond, VA;2Central Virginia Veterans Health Care Systems, Richmond, VA
7:10 am
V3. Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Splenic Artery Aneurysm Resection
Charudatta B Bavare, Jacob Basil Watson, Alan B Lumsden
Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX
7:15 am
7:20 am
C1. Open Repair of an Abdominal Aortic and Right Common Iliac Artery Aneurysm without Genetic Disorder in a 19-Month Infant
Khalil Chamseddin, Antonio Solano, Melissa R Keller, Michael C Siah, Gerardo Gonzalez-Guardiola, Michael Shih, Vivek Prakash, Carlos H Timaran, Shadman Baig, Melissa L Kirkwood
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
7:25 am
C2. Carotid to Foraminal Vertebral Artery Bypass for Symptomatic Vertebrobasilar Insufficiency
Travis Hughes, Eric Endean, David Minion, Samuel Tyagi
University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
7:30 am
C3. Extensive Pelvic Aneurysms in a Patient with Giant Cell Arteritis
Drew Braet, Matthew J Corriere
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
7:35 am
7:40 am
C4. Transaxillary EVAR using a reverse mounted Gore Excluder endograft for a patient with AAA and severe iliofemoral occlusive disease
Carla K Scott, Andres V Figueroa, Jacqueline L Babb, Carlos H Timaran, Mirza S Baig
UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
7:45 am
C5. Abdominal Aortic Replacement On Impella Support
Nikita Singh, Lauren Story-Hefta, Mohammed Moursi
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), Little Rock, AR
7:50 am
7:55 am
8:00-9:00 am
Presideing: Joseph-Vincent Blas
Jean M. Panneton
8:00 am
RF7. Effect of Prosthesis Fitting on Mortality after Major Lower Extremity Amputation
Nathaniel Forrester BA1, Maja Wichhart Donzo BA1, Chengcheng Hu MBBS MPH2, Brandi M. Mize MD3,4, Yazan Duwayri MD MBA3, Luke Brewster MD PhD3,4, Olamide Alabi MD MS3,4
1Emory University School of Medicine, 2Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, 3Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, 4Surgical and Perioperative Care, Atlanta VA Healthcare System
8:10 am
RF8. Patients with Dementia Undergoing Major Limb Amputation Have Poor Outcomes
Samir K Shah1, Lingwei Xiang2, Rachel R Adler2, Clancy J Clark3, John Hsu4, Susan Mitchell5, Emily Finlayson6, Dae Hyun Kim5, Kueiyu J Lin7, Joel S Weissman2
1University of Florida, Gainesville, Gainesville, FL, 2Center for Surgery and Public Health, Boston, MA, 3Wake Forest Department of Surgery, Winston Salem, NC, 4Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, 5Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, 6University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA,7Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
8:20 am
RF9. Computer Vision Analysis Of Clinic Video For Enhanced Risk And Resilience Screening
Chloe A Powell1, Meghan R Dailey1, Melina Varlamos1, Christopher Brown1, Akul Arora1, Vanessa Niba1, Neal Duggal1, Michael R Mathis1, Matthew P Goldman2, Matthew A Corriere1
1University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI,2Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC
8:30 am
RF10. Physician-Modified Fenestrated Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm Repair After Failed EVAR Offers Promising Results Compared to Open Conversion
Trung Nguyen, Mackenzie Gittinger, Weiwei Liu, Cara L Grzybowski, Shane Grundy, Bruce Zwiebel, Murray Shames, Dean J Arnaoutakis
University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
8:40 am
RF11. Early Experience with Patient-Specific Unibody Bifurcated Fenestrated-Branched Devices for Complex Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Mira T Tanenbaum1, Andres V Figueroa1, Lucas R Kanamori2, Marilisa Soto Gonzalez1, Titia Sulzer2, Thomas Mesnard2, Ying Huang2, Mirza S Baig1, Gustavo S Oderich2, Carlos H Timaran1
1University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX,2The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX
8:50 am
RF12. Regional Transfer Center Effects on Vascular Surgery Volume and Surgeon Well-being
Godfrey Ross Parkerson, Eric Kravetz, W Charles Sternbergh, III, Samuel Money
Ochsner Clinic Foundation, New Orleans, LA
9:00-10:00 am
Presiding: Salvatore T. Scali
Michael C. Stoner
9:00 am
17. Ten-year Clinical and Aortic Remodeling Outcomes Following TEVAR for Chronic Type B Aortic Dissection
David Urick, Christopher W Jensen, Andrew M Vekstein, Mary Moya-Mendez, Lillian Kang, Chandler A Long, G. Chad Hughes, IV
Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

Discussant: Mrinal Shukla
9:20 am
18. Increased Risk of Adverse Outcomes in Black Patients Undergoing Carotid Artery Stenting is Associated with Underutilization of Perioperative Antiplatelet Therapy
Nishita R Vootukuru, BS; Ahmed Abdelkarim MD, MBA;Winta T. Mehtsun, MD, MPH; Mahmoud B. Malas, MD, MHS, RPVI, FACS, Ann C Gaffey, MD MS
UCSD, La Jolla, CA

Discussant: Salvatore T. Scali
9:40 am
19. Impact Of Regional Differences And Neighborhood Socioeconomic Deprivation In The Outcomes Of Patients With Lower Extremity Wounds Evaluated By A Limb-Preservation Service
Gloria Sanin, Caroline Minnick, Ashlee Stutsrim, Timothy Williams, Gabriela Velazquez, Cody Blazek, Matthew Edwards, Matthew Goldman
Wake Forest Baptist Health, Winston Salem, NC

Discussant: Aubrey Mwinyogle
10:00-10:30 am
Herberger Ballroom 1-3, Exhibit Hall
10:30-11:50 am
Herberger Ballroom 45AB
Presiding: Dennis R. Gable
Erin M. Moore
10:30 am
20. Agreement of Surgeon's Choice of Arteriovenous Fistula With A Vascular Access Selection App and Correlation With One-Year Outcomes
Bright Benfor1, Kihoon Bohle2, Eric K. Peden1
1Houston Methodist Debakey Heart and Vascular Center, Houston, TX, 2School of Engineering Medicine, Texas A&M University, Houston, TX

Discussant: C. Keith Ozaki
10:50 am
21. Assessing the Influence of Rural Residence and Economic Distress on Lower Extremity Risk Stratification among Diabetic Foot Ulcer Patients: Utilization of the Wound, Ischemia, Infection (WIfI) Classification System
Jordan Tasman1, Devin J Clegg2, Colten Carver1, Saahit Adabala1, Ryan M. Buckley2, Mitchell H. Goldman2, Patricia N.E. Roberson1
1University of Tennessee College of Nursing, Knoxville, TN,2University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, TN

Discussant: Charles C. Leithead
11:10 am
22. 5-year F/BEVAR Outcomes for Treatment of Complex Anatomy Aortic Aneurysms Based on Aneurysm Extent
Stephen J Raulli, F. Ezequiel Parodi, Vivian C Gomes, Priya Vasan, Dichen Sun, William A. Marston, Luigi Pascarella, Katharine L. McGinigle, Jacob C. Wood, Mark A. Farber
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC

Discussant: Adam W. Beck
11:30 am
23. Outcomes of Complicated, High Risk and Uncomplicated Acute Type B Aortic Dissections Treated with Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair
Amanda C Filiberto1, Ali Azizzadeh2, Richard Cambria3, Jack Cronenwett4, Mark Fillinger4, John Kern5, Joseph Lombardi6, Grace Wang7, Rodney White8, Adam Beck1
1University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, 2Cedar Cinai, Los Angeles, AL, 3St. Elizabeth's Medical Center, Brighton, MA, 4Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, 5University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, 6Cooper Hospital, Camden, NJ, 7University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 8Long Beach Memorial Heart and Vascular, Long Beach, CA

Discussant: Jayer Chung
11:50 am
12:20 pm