Case Reports Video Presentations

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CASE REPORTS 2015

1. Autotransfusion, a Safe and Underutilized Alternative to Allogeneic Transfusion (EP Video)
(Sunday, February 14, 2016 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – John Rivera, BS, MA)
John Riveria discusses the current trends and regulatory updates in Autotransfusion (31:12 minutes).
2. Beyond the TAVR: A Case Series (EP Video)
(Sunday, February 14, 2016 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – Jenna Cornibe, BS, CCP)
Jenna Cornibe discusses the current advances in percutaneous valve technology (09:48 minutes).
3. Heart Failure in the Community Hospital (EP Video)
(Sunday, February 14, 2016 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – Neil Galindez, MD)
Dr. Neil Galindez discusses the trends in heart failure in the community hospital setting (28:22 minutes).
4. Near Misses and Scary Possibilities (EP Video)
(Sunday, February 14, 2016 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – Lance Lester, MD)
Dr. Lance Lester discusses is personal experiences with near misses and scary possibilities in surgery (56:00 minutes).
5. Newly Approved TAVR Valve Technology (EP Video)
(Sunday, February 14, 2016 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – Lee B. Lucas, PhD)
Dr. Lee Lucas discusses the newly approved Sapien 3 and the CoreValve Evolut R (42:03 minutes).
6. TAVR and Cardiopulmonary Bypass Support (EP Video)
(Sunday, February 14, 2016 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – Steve Tillman, FCS (Edwards))
Steve Tillman will presents brief history and basics of TAVR and the necessity of CPB support for all procedures (22:05 minutes).
7. TAVR Procedure While on ECMO: A Case Study (EP Video)
(Sunday, February 14, 2016 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – Brent Thye (Student Presenter))
Brent Thye presents a case report on a patient that had a TAVR procedure while on ECMO (14:32 minutes).
8. Use of Cormatrix for Tissue Regeneration in CV Surgery (EP Video)
(Sunday, February 14, 2016 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – Alfredo Rego, MD, PhD)
CorMatrix ECM is FDA approved for Pericardial Reconstruction, Intracardiac and Vascular repair and is used in over 825 hospitals across the US, surpassing the 150,000 implant mark (22:48 minutes).
9. Using Autologous Blood to improve outcomes in Otologic Procedures (EP Video)
(Sunday, February 14, 2016 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – Mark Widick, MD)
This presentation by Dr. Mark Widick will introduce the use of fibrin foam in ear reconstruction and briefly introduce key concepts in chronic ear disease and surgical repair (23:42 minutes).
10. Veno-Venous ECMO Support with Biventricular VAD Implantation (EP Video)
(Sunday, February 14, 2016 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – Mohammed A. Mohammed (Student Presenter))
Mohammed discusses and pateint on veno-Venous ECMO support with biventricular VAD implantation (25:18 minutes).
11. Hybrid Procedures: The Non Duel Between the Surgeons and the Interventionalist (EP Video)
(Saturday, February 13, 2016 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – K. Chen Chan, MBBS, FRCP)
Chen Chan presents case study of a patient with complex hypoplastic left heart syndrome treated by primary cardiac transplantation will be presented from in-utero findings and listing through immediate post-natal “hybrid” palliation with bilateral branch pulmonary arterial banding and ductal stent placement and finally primary transplantation (21:17 minutes).
12. Regional Oximetry: Clinical Evidence Update (EP Video)
(Saturday, February 13, 2016 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – Michael Boylan)
Michael Boylan presents a case series comparing the clinical performance of different regional oximeters will be reviewed along with the findings from two systemic reviews of the current regional saturation literature (33:17 minutes).
13. Type A Dissection Leads to Total Artificial Heart Bridge-to-Transplant (EP Video)
(Saturday, February 13, 2016 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – Kelly Sullivan (Student Presenter))
Kelly Sullivan presents a case report expressed the complicated road to recovery for a patient who underwent two heart transplant procedures (17:31 minutes).
14. Unusual Approaches to Usual Techniques in Extracorporeal Circulatory Support (EP Video)
(Saturday, February 13, 2016 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – Steven Bibevski, MD, PhD)
Dr. Steven Bibevski discusses two cases where there were unusual approaches that employed (30:54 minutes).
15. ECMO Cannulation Sites: A Case Study (EP Video)
(Wednesday, November 18, 2015 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – Hetal Patel)
Heal Patel discusses veno-arterial ECMO, also known as VA-ECMO in which the femoral artery and vein are used for the cannulation site (15:22 minutes).
16. Frozen Elephant Trunk (EP Video)
(Wednesday, November 18, 2015 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – Thomas Beaver, MD, MPH)
Dr. Thomas Beaver discusses his approach to the Frozen Elephant Trunk procedure (28:07 minutes).
17. What is a MAZE Operation? (EP Vieo)
(Wednesday, November 18, 2015 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – Thomas Beaver, MD, MPH)
Dr. Thomas Beaver explains the MAZE operation in great detail (20:37 minutes).
18. Xvivo Lung Preservation (EP Video)
(Wednesday, November 18, 2015 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – Mark Martin, BS, CCP)
Ex-vivo lung preservation (EVLP) provides an alternative to obtaining viable donor lungs (35:24 minutes).
19. Myocardial Protection in 2015 (EP Video)
(Monday, October 26, 2015 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – Richard Hayes (Quest Medical))
Richard Hayes focuses on the clinical , technical, and perfusion management aspects that these complex surgical pathology present, current strategies and techniques, and the data we have available to support our protection strategy choices (46:21 minutes).
20. A Perfusionist Abroad II: Pumping in Persia (EP Video)
(Sunday, October 25, 2015 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – Brian Forsberg, MPH, CCP)
Brian Forsberg introduces to the newly founded charity, Novick Cardiac Alliance along with a brief historical overview of Iran followed by a narrative of my recent trip to the capital city, Tehran (32:34 minutes).
21. Evidence for why Inadequate Cerebral Blood Flow is a Cause of Cerebral Injury in even the Most “Routine” Cardiac Surgery, and why NIRS is Your Real-Time Friend to Optimize Brain Perfusion (EP Video)
(Sunday, October 25, 2015 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – Miles Mehaffey (Nonin))
This presentation reviews the epidemiology of neuro injury following CABG, and shows how NIRS is a valuable real-time tool to help resolve inadequacies in cerebral perfusion (14:16 minutes).
22. Generational Diversity in Perfusion: Beyond the Stereotypes Towards an Enlightened Workplace (EP Video)
(Sunday, October 25, 2015 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – Doreen Lewis, PhD)
Managing diversity means minimizing the challenges or barriers to a productive and diverse workforce. The more effective hospitals and staffing companies are at supporting diversity and inclusion, the more engagement perfusionists will experience in teams (55:08 minutes).
23. Goal Directed Perfusion: Clinical Need and Practice (EP Video)
(Sunday, October 25, 2015 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – Larry Petree, MS (Sorin))
Sorin has developed a monitoring system that performs GDP calculations and provides this information to perfusionists in real time, along with data recording. This presentation will review those parameters in detail and discuss how to apply them clinically (29:25 minutes).
24. Invasion of Privacy: Big Data and Modern Times (EP Video)
(Sunday, October 25, 2015 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – Susan Blair)
Susan Blair present on Big Data and more on the personal rather than the professional aspects of privacy (27:04 minutes)
25. Mini-Sternotomy and CPB: Are the Views Adequate: A Case Report (EP Video)
(Sunday, October 25, 2015 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – Kirk Bingham (Student Presenter))
Many minimally invasive cardiac surgical techniques are increasing in popularity. Due to the increase in technology and available equipment, the future looks bright for many minimally invasive techniques (20:42 minutes).
26. New Requirements for an Individualized Quality Control Plan option for JCAHO Accredited Laboratories (EP Video)
(Saturday, October 10, 2015 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – James R. Halbleib, MS, BS)
James Halbleib discusses new requirements for IQCP option for clinical laboratories effective Jan. 1, 2016 (22:28 minutes).
27. Acute Left Main Dissection: An Unusual Journey to Recovery (EP Video)
(Sunday, October 04, 2015 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – Dale Ruby, CCP, LP)
Dale Ruby presents a case report on 46 white female presented to the cardiac cath lab for an elective PCI. The patient had triple vessel disease with well-preserved left ventricular function. The culprit lesion in the proximal left anterior descending artery was scheduled to be stented.
28. Successful Treatment of Severe Carbon Monoxide Poisoning & Refractory Shock Utilizing Cardiohelp ECMO (EP Video)
(Sunday, October 04, 2015 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – Daniel Whitehead, MHS, CCP)
We present a patient who developed multi-organ failure associated with CO poisoning, and who was successfully supported with veno-arterial (V-A) extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (16:35 minutes).
29. TEG Use for VADs and ECMO (EP Video)
(Sunday, October 04, 2015 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – Mike Miller, Haemonetics)
Mike Miller discusses hemostasis from an enzymatic and platelet perspective during ECMO and VADs (33.05 minutes).
30. Saving Every Last Drop: The Total Impact of a Prescriptive Oxygenator Protocol (EP Video)
(Sunday, September 20, 2015 – Case Reports in the Sun 2015 – Jason Penn, CCP)
Jason Penn discusses his experience with prescriptive oxygenation (31:00 minutes).

CASE REPORTS 2014

Absolute NIRS: The Science and Clinical Support (EP Video)
(Saturday, November 29, 2014 – Case Reports in the Sun 2014 – Miles Mehaffey)
Miles Mehaffey discusses the science of cerebral oximetry (20:52 minutes).
Balloon Pump Challenges (EP Video)
(Saturday, November 29, 2014 – Case Reports in the Sun 2014 – Joie Meikle, RN)
Joie Meikle discusses challenges with intra-aortic balloon pumping (29:41 minutes).
Heartmate and the Normal Life: A Patients Perspective (EP Video)
(Saturday, November 29, 2014 – Case Reports in the Sun 2014 – Reiss Tatum)
Reiss Tatum discusses his life with a Heartmate 2 VAD implanted (43:21 minutes).
Pediatric ECMO for Post-Operative Cardiac Arrest: A Case Presentation (EP Video)
(Saturday, November 29, 2014 – Case Reports in the Sun 2014 – Manny Brito, MD)
Dr. Manny Brito presents a case report on pediatric ECMO for post-operative cardiac arrest (38:01 minutes).
Regional Oximetry: New Science and Applications (EP Video)
(Saturday, November 29, 2014 – Case Reports in the Sun 2014 – Michael Boylan)
Michael Boylan discusses some new applications for regional cerebral oximetry (26:30 minutes).
The Atrial Septum in Patients with Heart Failure Requiring Extra-Corporeal Support: Friend or Foe (EP Video)
(Saturday, November 29, 2014 – Case Reports in the Sun 2014 – K. Chen Chan, MBBS, FRCP)
K. Chen Chan discusses the atrial septum in patients with heart failure (20:08 minutes).
Cerebral Oximetry, Neurologic Injury and Blood Conservation, Is There a Connection? (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 23, 2014 – Case Reports in the Sun 2014 – Robert Brooker, MD)
Dr. Michael Brooker discusses a possible connection between cerebral oximetry, neurologic injury and blood management (45:09 minutes).
Emergent Transventricular Cannulation for a Salvage TAVR Procedure (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 23, 2014 – Case Reports in the Sun 2014 – Erin Herrman, MS, CCP)
Erin Herrman presents a case report on emergent transventricular cannulation on a TAVR salvage (27:45 minutes).
Evolving Science of Platelets and PRP (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 23, 2014 – Case Reports in the Sun 2014 – Douglas Meeks)
Douglas Meeks discusses the current trends with Platelet-Rich Plasma (39:24 minutes).
Neurocognitive Decline After Cardiopulmonary Bypass: It’s Not Just Flow and Pressure (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 23, 2014 – Case Reports in the Sun 2014 – Michael Black, MD)
Dr. Michael Black discusses the ways to prevent neuorcognitive decline after cardiac surgery (43:42 minutes).
TAVR Case Studies and TEE Images (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 23, 2014 – Case Reports in the Sun 2014 – Arvind Kapila, MD)
Dr. Arvind Kapila presents a few case studies on the TAVR experience at JFK Medical Center (39:01 minutes).
TAVR: CoreValve and Conscious Sedation (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 23, 2014 – Case Reports in the Sun 2014 – Lee Lucas, PhD)
Dr. Lee Lucas discusses Lee memorial’s experience with CoreValve and conscious sedation (42:30 minutes).
The Use of Cardiopulmonary Support in Managing the TAVR Patient (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 23, 2014 – Case Reports in the Sun 2014 – Marcos Nores, MD)
Dr. Marcos Nores discusses the use of CPS for TAVR patients (25:33 minutes).
Transesophageal Echocardiography in the Cardiac OR, How Does it Work? And How is it Useful? (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 23, 2014 – Case Reports in the Sun 2014 – Robert Brooker, MD)
Dr. Robert Brooker discusses the use of TEE in the cardiac OR setting (54:56 minutes).
Case Report Utilizing Custodial Cardioplegia (EP Video)
(Saturday, November 22, 2014 – Case Reports in the Sun 2014 – Donald Botta, MD)
Dr. Donald Botta discusses the use of Custodiol Cardioplegia in his practice (14:03 minutes).
Post Cardiac Bypass: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly (EP Video)
(Saturday, November 22, 2014 – Case Reports in the Sun 2014 – Randa Blenden, RN, CCRN)
Randa Blenden discusses what happens after bypass surgery in the cardiac ICU (15:16 minutes).
Use of Mobile Devices in Healthcare Settings Along with Identified Risks and Safeguards (EP Video)
(Saturday, November 22, 2014 – Case Reports in the Sun 2014 – Susan Blair)
Susan Blair from Shands discusses information privacy issues with mobile devices (31:04 minutes).
Septic Shock: When Full Flow is not Enough (EP Video)
(Monday, November 17, 2014 – Case Reports in the Sun 2014 – Rodrigo Soto, MD)
Dr. Rodrigo Soto discusses ECMO and septic shock (26:46 minutes).
A Novel Technique to Retrograde Autologous Prime the Sorin Inspire 6F Dual Chamber Venous Reservoir Oxygenator (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 16, 2014 – Case Reports in the Sun 2014 – Brian Forsberg, MPH, CCP)
Brian Forsberg presents a novel technique for autologous priming the Sorin Inspire 6F Dual oxygenator (14:23 minutes).
Bilateral Sequential Lung Transplantation while on VA ECMO Using the CardioHelp Rescue Device (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 16, 2014 – Case Reports in the Sun 2014 – James Johnson, PhD, CCP)
James Johnson presents a case report on bilateral lung transplantation while on VA ECMO with the Cardiohelp (15:48 minutes).
CABG Turmoil (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 16, 2014 – Case Reports in the Sun 2014 – Jessica Silva (Student Presenter))
Jessica Silva presents a short case report on CABG Turmoil (19:28 minutes).
Managing Behavior and Eliminating Harm: Moving Toward a Just and Safe Culture (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 16, 2014 – Case Reports in the Sun 2014 – Eric Rosenberg, MD)
Dr. Eric Rosenberg discusses the culture of safety at the University of Florida (45:32 minutes).
Surgical and Perfusion Considerations for Complex Aortic Repair (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 16, 2014 – Case Reports in the Sun 2014 – Tomas Martin, MD)
Dr. Tomas Martin from Shands presents a lecture on surgical and perfusion considerations for complex aortic surgery (54:25 minutes).
TEG: Patient Series (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 16, 2014 – Case Reports in the Sun 2014 – Mike Miller)
Mike Millers presents a patient series on TEG use in cardiac surgery (40:29 minutes).
The Science of Hemodynamic Support (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 16, 2014 – Case Reports in the Sun 2014 – Kelly O’Connor, RN, MSN, FNP-C (Abiomed))
Kelly O’Connor from Abiomed discusses the science of hemodynamic support with VAD patients (25:06 minutes).
Use of Bivalirudin in Pediatric Cardiac ECMO with Concomitant Plasmapheresis Treatment (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 16, 2014 – Case Reports in the Sun 2014 – Daniel Gomez, CCP, FPP)
Daniel Gomez presents a case report on the use of Bivalirudin in pediatric cardiac ECMO with concomitant plasmapheresis (20:03 minutes).
Adult ECMO and TEG (EP Video)
(Sunday, October 12, 2014 – Case Reports in the Sun 2014 – Greg Schears, MD)
Dr. Greg Schears from the Mayo Clinical discusses ECMO and TEG (47:29 minutes).
Centrimag and Cardiopulmonary Support (EP Video)
(Sunday, October 12, 2014 – Case Reports in the Sun 2014 – Enrique Gongora, MD)
Dr. Enrique Gongora discusses the use of the Centrimag for Cardiopulmonary Support (29:24 minutes).

CASE REPORTS 2013

Angiovac Patient Series (EP Video)
(Saturday, November 09, 2013 – Case Reports in the Sun 2013 – Adam Beck)
Adam Beck discusses the clinical use of the AngioVac device (30:13 minutes).
Florida First: Syncardia TAH (EP Video)
(Saturday, November 09, 2013 – Case Reports in the Sun 2013 – Bert Buckman, CCP)
Bert Buckman discusses the implantation of the first SynCardia total artificial heart at the University of Florida (15:34 minutes).
IABP Trouble Shooting: High Risk Patients (EP Video)
(Saturday, November 09, 2013 – Case Reports in the Sun 2013 – Jenny McCarthy)
Jenny McCarthy discusses the process of IABP troubleshooting for high risk patients (30:15 minutes).
Living with the Heartmate 2: A VAD Patient’s Personal Experience (EP Video)
(Saturday, November 09, 2013 – Case Reports in the Sun 2013 – Reiss Tatum)
Reiss Tatum, a current Thoratec Heartmate 2 patient, discusses his life with a long-term implanted VAD (35:18 minutes).
Surgical Treatment for Heart Failure (EP Video)
(Saturday, November 09, 2013 – Case Reports in the Sun 2013 – Christiano Caldiera, MD)
Dr. Christiano Caldiera discusses the surgical treatment options for end-stage heart failure (41:43 minutes).
TAVR Imaging and Troubleshooting Presentation II (EP Video)
(Saturday, November 09, 2013 – Case Reports in the Sun 2013 – Arvind Kapila, MD)
Dr. Arvind Kapila discusses part 2 of his presentation series on TAVR imaging and troubleshooting (55:37 minutes).
The Heart: A Living Morphodynamic Model of the Universe (EP Video)
(Saturday, November 09, 2013 – Case Reports in the Sun 2013 – Michael Black, MD)
Dr. Michael Black discusses the anatomy and structure of the heart and how this relates to the physical properties of the Universe (59:39 minutes).
Use of TEG with VADS (EP Video)
(Saturday, November 09, 2013 – Case Reports in the Sun 2013 – Jessica Bell, RN)
Jessica Bell discusses the use of TEG on VAD patients (24:28 minutes).
Bridge to Cardiac Transplant: 2 Case Studies (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 03, 2013 – Case Reports in the Sun 2013 – Marty Sinkewich, CCP)
Marty Sinkewich presents two case reports on bridge to transplant patients from the Cleveland Clinic (25:20 minutes).
Collapsed Cardioplegia Line (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 03, 2013 – Case Reports in the Sun 2013 – Jessica Lance (Student Presenter))
Jessica Lance presents a case report where a collapsed cardioplegia line became a major issue (16:11 minutes).
Emergent Salvage Pediatric Thrombus Removal (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 03, 2013 – Case Reports in the Sun 2013 – Allan Phang (Student Presenter))
Allan Phang presents a case report on the emergent removal of a thrombus in a pediatric patient (33:11 minutes).
Normothermic Ex-Vivo Lung Perfusion (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 03, 2013 – Case Reports in the Sun 2013 – Erica Powell (Student Presenter))
Erica Powell presents a case report on ex-vivo lung perfusion (10:46 minutes).
Robotically Assisted Myotomy for Myocardial Bridging (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 03, 2013 – Case Reports in the Sun 2013 – Vince Tobin, CCP)
Vince Tobin discusses the role of robotics in myocardial bridging procedures (21:57 minutes).
Sorin Perceval Valve (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 03, 2013 – Case Reports in the Sun 2013 – Autumn Gibbs (Student Presenter))
Autumn Gibbs presents a case report involving the Sorin Perceval suturless aortic valve (14:08 minutes).
Super Obese Female AVR (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 03, 2013 – Case Reports in the Sun 2013 – Jesse Lobodinsky (Student Presenter))
Jesse Lobodinsky presents a case report on a super obese patient undergoing an aortic valve replacement (28:45 minutes).
TAVR: Patient Selection and Imaging (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 03, 2013 – Case Reports in the Sun 2013 – Arvind Kapila, MD)
Dr. Arvind Kapila discusses patient selection and imaging in TAVR procedures (30:33 minutes).
The 876 Hour ECMO Battle (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 03, 2013 – Case Reports in the Sun 2013 – Dee Ann Griffin)
Dee Ann Griffin presents a case report on a patient on ECMO for an 876 hour period (18:14 minutes).
Cardioplegia Solution: Buckberg vs Del Nido (EP Video)
(Tuesday, October 29, 2013 – Case Reports in the Sun 2013 – Matt Norman, CCP)
Matt Norman discusses the current trends in single dose crystalloid cardioplegia (40:30 minutes).
Advances in Cellular Therapy (EP Video)
(Monday, October 28, 2013 – Case Reports in the Sun 2013 – Douglas Meeks)
Douglas Meeks discusses the most recent advancements in cellular therapy (37:43 minutes).
A Fresh New Look at Pump Blood: Evaluation of 4 Different Autotransfusion Devices (EP Video)
(Sunday, October 27, 2013 – Case Reports in the Sun 2013 – Kim White, CCP)
Kim White presents a case report on the evaluation of 4 different autotransfusion devices (31:28 minutes).
Avalon Cannula: Not just for VV ECMO Anymore (EP Video)
(Sunday, October 27, 2013 – Case Reports in the Sun 2013 – Vince Tobin, CCP)
Vince Tobin discusses the Avalon cannula for MAQUET and its role in ECMO (27:55 minutes).
Diversity & Disparity Among U.S. Perfusionists (EP Video)
(Sunday, October 27, 2013 – Case Reports in the Sun 2013 – Brian Forsberg, CCP)
Brian Forsberg presents a case report on diversity and disparity among perfusionists (18:57 minutes).

CASE REPORTS 2012

Cardiac ECMO Series Report (EP Video)
(Tuesday, November 06, 2012 – Case Reports 2012 – Monica Olsen, CCP)
Monica Olsen provides a summary report on cardiac ECMO (42:59 minutes).
Case Reports from the Swamp: VADS and TAVR (EP Video)
(Tuesday, November 06, 2012 – Case Reports 2012 – Charles Klodell, MD)
Dr. Charles Koldell discusses the state of VADS and TAVR at Shands Hospital in Florida (58:51 minutes).
LVAD Placement in HITT Patient (EP Video)
(Tuesday, November 06, 2012 – Case Reports 2012 – Amanda Cerqua (Student))
Amanda Cerqua presents a case report on LVAD placement on a patient with HITT (29:04 minutes).
Patient Safety Database – FLIPR (EP Video)
(Tuesday, November 06, 2012 – Case Reports 2012 – Mark Martin, CCP)
Mark Martin discusses the Florida Perfusion Society’s new patient safety initiative (40:59 minutes).
Right Ventricular Dysfunction and Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation (EP Video)
(Tuesday, November 06, 2012 – Case Reports 2012 – Cedric Sheffield, MD)
Dr. Cedric Sheffield discusses right ventricular dysfunction and LVAD implantation (48:52 minutes).
Best Blood Transfusion for the CHD Patient (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 04, 2012 – Case Reports 2012 – Cathy Smith, MSN, CPNP-PC, CCRP)
Cathy Smith discusses blood transfusions for patients with congenital heart disease (32:11 minutes).
Biotech Rebelution: Inspired by Nature (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 04, 2012 – Case Reports 2012 – Michael Black, MD, MBA)
Dr. Michael Black discusses the history of surgical innovation and how it has been inspired by nature (46:53 minutes).
Born to be Bad: Adults with Congenital Heart Disease (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 04, 2012 – Case Reports 2012 – Michael Black, MD, MBA)
Dr. Michael Black discusses adults with congenital heart defects (54:57 minutes).
Bridge: A Pediatric Journey from Heart Failure to Successful Transplantation (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 04, 2012 – Case Reports 2012 – Bert Buckman, CCP)
Bert Buckman presents a successful case report on a journey from heart failure to transplantation (14:35 minutes).
Cardiac ECMO Bedside Care with the Perfusionist: A Nursing Perspective (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 04, 2012 – Case Reports 2012 – Denise Haddocks, RN, BS, CCRN)
Denise Haddocks discusses bedside nursing care for ECMO patients (53:42 minutes).
Heart Failure Treatment in the Adult: Everything and the Kitchen Sink (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 04, 2012 – Case Reports 2012 – Tony Shackelford, DHA, CCP, CCP)
Dr. Tony Shackleford discusses the extensive treatments for heart failure in adult patients (40:21 minutes).
Regional Oximetry in Clinical Practice (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 04, 2012 – Case Reports 2012 – Michael Boylan (Covidien))
Michael Byloan discusses the use of regional cerebral oximetry in clinical practice (28:49 minutes).
Total Artificial Heart as a Bridge to Retransplantation (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 04, 2012 – Case Reports 2012 – Christopher Pierce, CCP)
Christopher Pierce discusses the total artificial heart used as a bridge to retransplantation (45:03 minutes).
Use of the Thoratec Centrimag Centrifugal Blood Pump for Acute Right Ventricular Failure in a Pediatric Patient Post-Cardiac Transplantation: A Case Report (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 04, 2012 – Case Reports 2012 – Catherine Yeager (Student))
Catherine Yeager presents a case report on the use of the Thoratec Centrimag VAD device (20:34 minutes).
Why Should We Be Concerned About GME During Cardiac Surgery? (EP Video)
(Sunday, November 04, 2012 – Case Reports 2012 – Gerard Myers, RT, CCP)
Gerard Myers discusses the relevance of Gaseous Microemboli in cardiac surgery (52:32 minutes).
Eat More Chicken – Cardiac Surgery and Porcine Allergy (EP Video)
(Saturday, November 03, 2012 – Case Reports 2012 – Christopher Pierce, CCP)
Keith Cote presents a case report on a desensitization protocol for Porcine Heparin (12:00 minutes).
Use of the Quest MPS During MIS Surgery with a Prolonged Bypass Time (EP Video)
(Saturday, November 03, 2012 – Case Reports 2012 – Bill O’Reilly, RN, CCP, CPC)
Bill O’Reilly discusses the use of the Quest MPS for MIS surgery with an extended bypass time (26:44 minutes).
The Role of the VAD Perfusionist (EP Video)
(Tuesday, October 30, 2012 – Case Reports 2012 – Christopher Pierce, CCP)
Christopher Pierce discusses the new role of the VAD perfusionist (26:28 minutes).
Acute Massive Pulmonary Embolism and Hemodynamic Collapse in an 11 Week Post Cesarean Section Patient (EP Video)
(Tuesday, October 30, 2012 – Case Reports 2012 – Jenna Cornibe, CCP)
Jenna Cornibe presents a case report on a patient 11 Week post cesarean section patient with a pulmonary embolism (27:54 minutes).

CASE REPORTS 2011

Managing a Patient with Sickle Cell Anemia and Protein C Deficiency on Cardiopulmonary Bypass (Video)
(Saturday, October 08, 2011 – Case Reports 2011 – Meyyappan Arunachalam (Student Presenter))
Meyyappan Arunachalam presents a case report on a patient with sickle cell disease and protein C deficiency (26:49 minutes).
30-Year Followup Demonstrates Prolonged Survival Benefit for Second Internal Mammary Artery in Propensity-Matched Groups (EP Video)
(Tuesday, September 27, 2011 – Case Reports 2011 – Malcolm J. Dorman, MD, FACS, FACC )
Dr. Dorman discusses the results of a 30 year follow-up study on bilateral IMA grafting (17:26 minutes).
Oxygenator Designs: Are They All the Same? (EP Video)
(Monday, September 26, 2011 – Case Reports 2011 – Larry Petree (Sorin Group, USA))
Larry Petree summarizes the past and recent advancements in oxygenator technology (53:07 minutes).
Current Surgical Management of Ascending Aortic Aneurysms (EP Video)
(Sunday, September 25, 2011 – Case Reports 2011 – Philip Hess, MD)
Dr. Phillip Hess discusses aortic aneurysm repair strategies at Shands Hospital (38:16 minutes).
Hybrid Maze Procedure (Video)
(Sunday, September 25, 2011 – Case Reports 2011 – Roger G. Carrillo, MD)
Dr. Carrillo discusses the hybrid maze procedure at the University of Miami (20:02 minutes).
Laser Lead Extraction and Perfusion Considerations (Video)
(Sunday, September 25, 2011 – Case Reports 2011 – Roger G. Carrillo, MD)
Dr. Carrillo discusses laser lead extractions and the reasons that perfusion standby is absolutely critical (45:24 minutes).
Severe Mitral Valve Insufficiency Repair with Group B Streptococcal MV Endocarditis (EP Video)
(Saturday, September 24, 2011 – Case Reports 2011 – Cristina De Santiago (Student Presenter))
Cristina De Santiago presents a complex case report on a patient with Streptococcal MV Endocarditis (10:00 mintues).
Robotic Mitral Valve Repair (Video)
(Wednesday, September 21, 2011 – Case Reports 2011 – D. De Canniere, MD, PhD )
Dr. Canniere discusses robotic mitral valve repair and perfusion techniques (57:17 minutes).
An 11th Hour Heart Transplant (EP Video)
(Tuesday, September 20, 2011 – Case Reports 2011 – Vanessa Evans (Student Presenter))
Vanessa Evans presents a case report on an 11th hour heart transplant (14:16 minutes).
Adequate Anticoagulation on an Infant Patient on Bivalrudin (EP Video)
(Saturday, September 17, 2011 – Case Reports 2011 – Monica Olsen, CCP)
Monica Olsen discusses the use of Bivalirudin in pediatric cardiac surgery (23:05 minutes).
Use of Lepirudin on a HIT Patient and Utilization of MUF to Reduce ACT Post-Bypass (EP Video)
(Saturday, September 17, 2011 – Case Reports 2011 – Joshua Noble (Student Presenter))
Joshua Noble presents a case report on the use of Lepirudin as an alternative to Heparin (15:08 minutes).
Acute Massive Pulmonary Embolism (AMPE) The Aria Health Experience (EP Video)
(Friday, September 16, 2011 – Case Reports 2011 – Hasratt Mohamed, CCP)
Hasratt Mohamed presents a case report on a patient with Acute Massive Pulmonary Embolism (40:36 minutes).
The Use of a Modernized Extracorporeal Life Support System: A Case Series (EP Video)
(Friday, September 16, 2011 – Case Reports 2011 – Tony Shackelford, DHA, CCP, CCP)
Dr. Tony Shackelford discusses the use of a modernized ECMO system at MUSC (38:20 minutes).
Cardiohelp Standby in TAVI Procedures (EP Video)
(Thursday, September 15, 2011 – Case Reports 2011 – Zahir Young, CCP)
Zahir Young discusses the strategies for Cardiohelp standby during TAVI procedures (32:05 minutes).
A Triple Bridge to Recovery (EP Video)
(Wednesday, September 14, 2011 – Case Reports 2011 – Christopher Pierce, CCP)
Christopher Pierce discusses a triple bridge to recovery on a complex case (36:48 minutes).
Primary Synovial Sarcoma of the Pericardium Resulting in Severe Hypoxic Pulmonary Edema, Bi-Ventricular Failure and Need for Rapid Oxygenation-Modified ECMO (EP Video)
(Wednesday, September 14, 2011 – Case Reports 2011 – Stephen G. Morrison BScN, CCP, CPC)
Stephen Morrison presents a case report on rapid, modified ECMO (28:04 minutes).
The Effect of Carbon Dioxide Insufflation on Cognitive Function During Cardiac Surgery
(Tuesday, April 26, 2011 – J Card Surg. 2011 Mar;26(2):189-96)
Although CO(2) insufflation is generally a safe procedure there are case reports of significant complications. The aim of this systematic review is to analyze the current evidence for this practice.

CASE REPORTS 2010

ECMO Support in Fulminant Myocarditis (EP Video)
(Sunday, October 31, 2010 – Case Reports 2010 – Dafne Andrea Chianella)
Dafne Chianella discusses strategies for ECMO support in a patient with Fulminant Myocarditis (22:30 minutes).
Cardioplegia Alternatives for Pediatrics (Video)
(Saturday, October 30, 2010 – Case Reports 2010 – Jorge Molina, PA-C, CCP)
Jorge Molina discusses Custodial cardioplegia use in pediatrics (20:44 minutes).
Cardiopulmonary Bypass and ECMO for a Dandy Walker Syndrome Patient (EP Video)
(Saturday, October 30, 2010 – Case Reports 2010 – Amandeep Sidhu)
Amandeep Sidhu discusses a case report on an ECMO patient with Dandy Walker Syndrome (15:58 minutes).
Development Of A New Cytokine Adsorption Filter Device For Cardiopulmonary Bypass – Principals And Application (EP Video)
(Saturday, October 30, 2010 – Case Reports 2010 – Professor Terry Gourlay, PhD, BSc(Hons))
Professor Terry Gourlay discusses the development of a new cytokine absorbing filter for CPB (33:41 minutes).
A Fresh New Look at Pump Blood (EP Video)
(Sunday, October 24, 2010 – Case Reports 2010 – Ty Walker, PBMT, CCP)
Ty Walker discusses a new method to process and return pump blood (28 minutes).
Continuous Hyperthermic Peritoneal Perfusion (EP Video)
(Sunday, October 24, 2010 – Case Reports 2010 – Vijetha Reddy (Student))
Vijetha Reddy discusses continuous hyperthermic peritoneal perfusion for cancer therapy (16:28 minutes).
Improved Fluid Management & A Lower Anticoagulation Protocol (EP Video)
(Sunday, October 24, 2010 – Case Reports 2010 – Patrick R.Treanor, CCP, LCP)
Patrick Treanor discusses fluid management and anticoagulation in bypass surgery (43 minutes).
Platelet Function Testing: Ready for Routine? (EP Video)
(Wednesday, October 20, 2010 – Case Reports 2010 – Kirk Guyer, BS)
Kirk Guyer discusses the various platelet function testing devices currently on the market (27 minutes).
The Inflammatory Response to CPB: What is it and What Can We Do About it? (EP Video)
(Tuesday, October 19, 2010 – Case Reports 2010 – Professor Terry Gourlay, PhD, BSc(Hons))
Professor Gourlay discusses the imflammatory response to CPB and what we can do about it(63 minutes).
Understanding the Importance and Real Meaning of Mixed Venous Oxygen Saturation (SvO2) and Lactate Monitoring (Video)
(Monday, October 18, 2010 – Case Reports 2010 – Hasratt Mohamed, CCP)
Hasratt Mohamed discusses the importance of SVO2 and lactate monitoring during CPB (52 minutes).
Autologous Platelet-Gel: Fad or Savior? (EP Video)
(Sunday, October 17, 2010 – Case Reports 2010 – Alfred H. Stammer, MSA, CCP)
Al Stammers discusses Platelet Gel and whether or not it is a fad or savior (31 minutes).
Much Ado About Something: The Pros and Cons of Licensure (Video)
(Sunday, October 17, 2010 – Case Reports 2010 – Carl Dinger, Esq.)
Carl Dinger discusses the pros and cons of licensure for perfusionists (47 minutes).
New Perfusion Circuit for Isolated Limb Infusion (Video)
(Sunday, October 17, 2010 – Case Reports 2010 – Dale Clark, CCP)
Dale Clark discusses a new perfusion technique for isolated limb infusion (34 minutes).
Quality Control Procedures in Autotransfusion (EP Video)
(Sunday, October 17, 2010 – Case Reports 2010 – John Rivera, BS, MA)
John Riveria discusses often misunderstood quality control procedures in autotransfusion cases (49 minutes).
The Reduction of Clinical Variability by Attention to Detail, Self-reflection, and a Little Mathematics (Video)
(Sunday, October 17, 2010 – Case Reports 2010 – Alfred H. Stammer, MSA, CCP)
Al Stammers discusses the implementation of a data driven solution designed to improve patient outcomes (50 minutes).
Issues Regarding Anticoagulation Management in Cardiovascular Surgery (Video)
(Saturday, October 16, 2010 – Case Reports 2010 – John Rivera, BS, MA)
John Rivera discusses issues regarding anticoagulation management during cardiac surgery (44 minutes).
Apico-Aortic Valve Conduit for Aortic Stenosis and Previous Coronary Artery Bypass (Video)
(Saturday, September 25, 2010 – Case Reports 2010 – Anthony Shackelford, DHA, CCP, CCT)
Dr. Anthony Shackelford presents a case report on an apico-aortic valve conduit (21 minutes).
Implementation of Automatic, Real-Time IABP Timing and Fiber Optic AP Monitoring in Clinical Practice (Video)
(Saturday, September 25, 2010 – Case Reports 2010 – Patricia Hanlon)
Patricia Hanlon discusses real-time monitoring and fiber optic timing with the Arrow IABP console (50 minutes).
Overview of Setting Up a Perfusion-Driven Blood Management Program (EP Video)
(Thursday, September 23, 2010 – Case Reports 2010 – Ty Walker, PBMT, CCP)
Ty Walker, Director of Blood Management for Perfusion.com, discusses the basics of setting up a blood management program (58 minutes).
Monitoring Hemostasis With the TEG (Video)
(Wednesday, September 22, 2010 – Case Reports 2010 – Mike Miller, Haemonetics Corp.)
Mike Miller discusses the basics of hemostasis monitoring using the TEG (28 minutes).
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