2006 Poster Discussion Presentations

Group #1 Moderator: Dean B. Andropoulos, MD
Group #1 - CV-Thoracic

Time: 11:10 - 11:20am
Perioperative complications in children with pulmonary hypertension undergoing non- cardiac surgery or cardiac catheterization
Carmosino MJ, Friesen RH, Doran A, Ivy DD

Time: 11:20 - 11:30am
Effect of pH strategy on brain oxygenation and metabolism during deep hypothermic circulatory arrest in a newborn piglet
Markowitz SD, Antoni D, Pastuszko P, Schultz S, Zaitseva T, Schears G, Greeley WJ, Pastuszko A

Time: 11:30 - 11:40am
Ketamine does not increase pulmonary vascular resistance in children with pulmonary hypertension
Maass B, Williams GD, Feinstein JA, Ramamoorthy C

Time: 11:40 - 11:50am
Tranexamic acid vs. aprotinin in arterial switch operations: Effects on coagulation parameters and postoperative transfusion requirements
Akpek EA, Sulemanji DS, Donmez A, Merca S, Aslamaci S

Time: 11:50am - 12:00n
Is catheterization more difficult in infants with down syndrome?
Sulemanji DS, Donmez A, Akpek EA, Alic Y

Time: 12:00n - 12:10pm
Minimal access surgery can be performed safely in children with single ventricle physiology
Feng A, Slater B, Albanese CT, Ramamoorthy C

Time: 12:10 - 12:20pm
Thermal injury due to use of a forced air warming blanket during cardiac catheterization
Chalabi J, Golden S

Time: 12:20 - 12:30pm
Cardiac arrest at induction of anesthesia in a child with undiagnosed right ventricular dependent coronary circulation
Brown TA, Mossad EB

Group #2 Moderator: Randall P. Flick, MD
Group #2 - Gen/AW-1

Time: 11:10 - 11:20am
Endoscopic computer-assisted analysis of laryngeal dimensions in normal children: results of a preliminary study
Dalal P, McAllister J, Feng A, Murray D, Molter D, Snider R

Time: 11:20 - 11:30am
Extent and localization of changes in upper airway configuration with increasing concentration of sevoflurane in children
Arrica M, Crawford MW, MacGowan CK, Yoo SJ

Time: 11:30 - 11:40am
Anesthesia and airway management for pediatric patients with fibrodysplasia ossificans progressive: a case series
Lim DJ, Nussbaum BL, Diecidue R, Kaplan FS, Vernick C, Kilmartin E, Armstead VE, Grunwald Z

Time: 11:40 - 11:50am
Attenuation of the circulatory response to laryngoscopic orotracheal intubation by small- dose fentanyl in children
Xue FS, Liu Y, Zhang GH, Sun HT, Li P, Sun HY, Liu KP, Li CW, Xu YC

Time: 11:50am - 12:00n
Optimally fitted endotracheal tubes decrease the probability of postextubation adverse events in children undergoing general anesthesia
Suominen P, Taivainen T, Tuomineu N, Voipio V, Wirtavuori K, Hiller A, Korpela R, Karjalainen T, Meretoja O

Time: 12:00n - 12:10pm
Use of the ProSeal TM Laryngeal Mask Airway in an Infant with a Repaired H-type Tracheoesophageal Fistula and Tracheomalacia
Olomu P, Kidd J, Koster K

Time: 12:10 - 12:20pm
Esophageal intubation detector-bulb: A new use with the Proseal laryngeal mask airway
Olomu PN, Furman JR, Koster KR

Time: 12:20 - 12:30pm
Anesthetic and alternative airway management of an adolescent with dystrophic epidermolyis bullosa undergoing esophageal dilatation
Siddiqui S, Lemelle C

Group #3 Moderator: Richard F. Kaplan, MD
Group #3 - Gen/AW-2

Time: 11:10 - 11:20am
Outcomes following pre-hospital endotracheal intubation with cuffed versus uncuffed endotracheal tubes in children
Uffman JC, Emmett RS, Sharar SR

Time: 11:20 - 11:30am
Anesthetic management of children with symptomatic anterior mediastinal mass
Stricker P, Gurnaney H, Litman RS

Time: 11:30 - 11:40am
Comparisons of blood pressure and heart rate change during the fibreoptic orotacheal intubation in children and adults
Xue FS, Zhang GH, Sun HT, Li P, Sun HY, Liu KP, Li CW, Xu YC, Liu Y

Time: 11:40 - 11:50am
Survey: Preferences in managing the difficult pediatric airway by pediatric anesthesiologists
Gooden CK, Chadha N

Time: 11:50am - 12:00n
The application of Glidescope video-larnygoscope in pediatric patients undergoing general anesthesia
Li CW, Xue FS, Zhang GH, Sun HT, Liu KP, Li XY, Xu YC

Time - 12:00n - 12:10pm
Anesthetic considerations of whole lung lavage in a child with pulmonary alveolar proteinosis: a case report
French SA, Seefelder C

Time: 12:10 - 12:20pm
Anesthetic management with laryngeal mask airway during percutaneous gastrostomy in duchenne muscular dystrophy
Petelenz KM, Gordon G, Ferguson DR, Birnkrant DJ

Time: 12:20 - 12:30pm
Comparisons of blood pressure and heart rate changes during the fiberoptic orotracheal and nasotracheal intubations in children
Xue FS, Zhang GH, Sun HT, Li P, Sun HY, Liu KP, Li CW, Xu YC, Liu Y

Group #4 Moderator: Julia C. Finkel, MD
Group #4 - Gen/DEX

Time: 11:10 - 11:20am
Dexmedetomidine as a sole sedative agent during continuous lumbar epidural anesthesia in pediatric patients
Vanzillotta PP

Time: 11:20 - 11:30am
Hemodynamic and ventilatory changes following the intraoperative administration of dexmedetomidine: sevoflurane vs. desflurane
Tobias JD, Deutsch E

Time: 11:30 - 11:40am
Dexmedetomidine for sedation and analgesia following tracheal reconstruction in children
Hammer GB, Cao H, Drover DR, Salim K, Schroeder AR, Messner A, Koltai PJ

Time: 11:40 - 11:50am
Initial experience with dexmedetomidine for cardiac catheterization in children
Munro HM, Tirotta CF, Felix DE, Lagueruela RG, Madril DR, Zahn EM, Nykanen DG

Time: 11:50am - 12:00n
Dexmedetomidine does not facilitate rapid weaning from morphine and midazolam after prolonged use in children
Hammer GB, Cao H, Drover DR, Salim K, Schroeder AR, Messner A, Koltai PJ

Time: 12:00n - 12:10pm
Dexmedetomidine for pediatric sedation for radiological imaging studies
Mason KP, Dumont RS, Dearden JL, Zgleszewski SE

Time: 12:10 - 12:20pm
Dexmedetomidine as a total intravenous anesthetic in infants
Kennedy K, Shukry M

Time: 12:20 - 12:30pm
Dexmedetomidine for procedural sedation in pediatric patients
McCall J, Lubisch NB, Roskos R

Group #5 Moderator: Lynn D. Martin, MD, FAAP, FCCM
Group #5 - Gen/Educ

Time: 11:10 - 11:20am
Emergency medicine physicians. knowledge of pediatric procedural sedation and analgesia at a major university teaching hospital
Maher EN, Hansen SF, Heine M, Yaster M, Hunt EA

Time: 11:20 - 11:30am
Organization and initial results of the pediatric sedation research consortium
Cravero JP, Beach M, Gallagher S, Blike GT

Time: 11:30 - 11:40am
Emergency physicians. knowledge related to the delivery of safe procedural sedation and analgesia
Hansen SF, Maher EN, Heine M, Yaster M, Hunt EA

Time: 11:40 - 11:50am
Interactive computer simulation as a teaching tool to univentricular physiology
Saade E

Time: 11:50 - 12:00n
Effect of parental digital recording on emergence delirium on children
Trinh MA, Glick DB

Time: 12:00n - 12:10pm
The use of modified rapid sequence induction in the pediatric population: a survey of current practice
Abdallah C, Hannallah R

Time: 12:10 - 12:20pm
Use of a new pediatric simulator for training in pediatric advanced life support
Harrison TK, Hammer GB, Knight LJ, Nichols AA, Hackel A

Time: 12:20 - 12:30pm
Anesthesia technicians: Who are they and what do they do?
Adler E, Myers T, Calkins A, Gunter J

Group #6 Moderator: Robert S. Holzman, MD, FAAP
Group #6 - Gen/Mon/Equip

Time: 11:10 - 11:20am
Effect of sedative agent on sedation depth and BIS value in children
Voepel-Lewis T, Malviya S, Tait AR, Watcha M, Friesen R

Time: 11:20 - 11:30am
Effect of age on the accuracy of BIS in detecting depth of sedation in children
Voepel-Lewis T, Malviya S, Tait AR, Watcha M, Friesen R

Time: 11:30 - 11:40am
Bilateral monitoring of cerebral oxygen saturation results in recognition of aortic cannula malposition during pediatric congenital heart surgery: A case report
Gottlieb EA, Fraser CD Jr, Andropoulos DA, Diaz LK

Time: 11:40 - 11:50am
Cerebral and somatic near infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) during Kasai portoenterostomy in a neonate following first-stage palliation for hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS)
Zabala L, Ullah S, Schmitz M, Watkins WB

Time: 11:50 - 12:00n
MRI in infants: Efficacy of common regimens and a tiered approach to achieve sedation
Dalal P, Murray D, Cox T, McAllister J, Snider R

Time: 12:00n - 12:10pm
Digitally enhanced infrared imaging of peripheral veins in children
Zabala L, Schmitz ML, Siddiqui MS, Ullah S, Roberson PK, Killebrew PM, Pierce CD

Time: 12:10 - 12:20pm
Near infrared spectroscopy detects hypoxemia before pulse oximetry
Tobias JD

Time: 12:20 - 12:30pm
Cardiac arrest in a child undergoing a sevoflurane induction after receiving clonidine preoperatively
Goldfinger MM, Tripi PA

Group #7 Moderator: Joseph R. Tobin, MD, FAAP, FCCM
Group #7 - General-1

Time: 11:10 - 11:20am
Effect of anesthesia on standard voiding cystourethrogram
Hedley TM, Hausdorff, MA Dorian RS

Time: 11:20 - 11:30am
Presenting research information to children: A tale of two methods
Tait AR, Voepel-Lewis T, Malviya S, Burger C, Bowman H, Joseph C

Time: 11:30 - 11:40am
Propofol versus pentobarbital for deep sedation for MRI in pediatric patients: A randomized controlled trial
Pershad J, Wan J, Anghelescu D

Time: 11:40 - 11:50am
Comparative evaluation of midazolam and ketamine with midazolam alone as oral premedication in children
Ghai B, Grandhe RP, Kumar A, Chari P

Time:11:50 - 12:00n
Recombinant activated factor VII (rFVIIa) treatment in infants with hemorrhage
Brady KM, Easley RB, Tobias JD

Time: 12:00n - 12:10pm
The incidence of obesity in an urban, indigent population of pediatric surgical patients and its association with anesthesia morbidity
Schieble TM, Schoenberg C

Time: 12:10 - 12:20pm
Anesthetic and perioperative intensive care of infants with a long gap esophageal atresia with and without tracheo-esophageal fistula
Myslajek T, Clinton M, Khan KM, Foker JE, Belani KG

Time: 12:20 - 12:30pm
The Body Mass Index (BMI) utilized in the operating room setting: Is it a useful measurement for the anesthesiologist?
Venable CY, Wulkan M, Winters T, Roy P

Group #8 Moderator: Lynne Gerson Maxwell, MD, FAAP
Group #8 - General-2

Time: 11:10 - 11:20am
Neuromuscular disorders and the risk of malignant hyperthermia
Gleich SJ, Wedel DJ, Flick RP

Time: 11:20 - 11:30am
Preliminary experience with dexmedetomidine for sedation during cardiac catheterization in pediatric patients
Vanzillotta PP, Christiani LA, Bergman F

Time: 11:30 - 11:40am
Nurse-administered nitrous oxide sedation for urologic imaging procedures . safety and efficacy
Zier JL, Drake GJ, McCormick P, Clinch K

Time: 11:40 - 11:50am
Anesthesia for transsternal thymectomy in children with Myasthenia Gravis
Tkachenko I, Mancuso T, Shamberger RC, Seefelder C

Time: 11:50am - 12:00n
Anesthetic management of partial or near-total pancreatectomy in children with congenital hyperinsulinism
Litman RS, Leanos S, Singh D, Steinmuller L

Time: 12:00n - 12:10pm
Obesity and its effects on gastric fluid characteristics in pediatric patients fasted for day surgery
Choi JS, Rodol L, Litman RS, Schreiner MS, Minger K, Pachikara R, Gallagher PR, Cook-Sather SD

Time: 12:10 - 12:20pm
Arrhythmias during general anesthesia in children
Markowitz SD, Han JH, Behringer T, Kraemer FW, Litman RS

Time: 12:20 - 12:30pm
Anesthesia and perioperative care for infants with hypertrophic pyloric stenosis
Tran MC, Lin TC, Lin YC

Group #9 Moderator: Lynda J. Means, MD, FAAP
Group #9 - Systems

Time: 11:10 - 11:20am
Utilization of anesthesia services by young infants in the United States in 2002
Herr MMH, Moriarty JP, Harrison TE, Flick RP

Time: 11:20 - 11:30am
How consistently do pediatric anesthesiologists assign ASA physical status classifications to their patients?
Burgoyne L, Smeltzer M, Pereira L, Norris A, de Armendi A

Time: 11:30 - 11:40am
Improving physician interventions in the pediatric post anesthesia care unit
Blum RH, Lekowski R

Time: 11:40 - 11:50am
A survey of anesthesiologists regarding the care of children who refuse anesthesia or sedation for a procedure
Burke C, Lewis I, Voepel-Lewis T, Tait AR

Time: 11:50 - 12:00n
Frequency of dysfunction of in-situ peripheral intravenous catheters in children undergoing anesthesia and surgery
Tripi PA, Goldfinger MM, Thomas S

Time: 12:00n - 12:10pm
Pediatric anesthesia literature, 1921-1940
Waisel D

Time: 12:10 - 12:20pm
Anesthesia care providers for outpatients undergoing general anesthesia: United States 1994-96
Harrison TE, Moriarty JP, Flick RP

Time: 12:20 - 12:30pm
Potential complexities in anesthesia for patients receiving radiation therapy
Young MR, Polaner DM, Galinkin J, Lane G

Group #10 Moderator: Sulpicio G. Soriano, III, MD, FAAP
Group #10 - Neuro

Time: 11:10 - 11:20am
Awake craniotomies in children: A case series
Satterfield TA, Flack SH

Time: 11:20 - 11:30am
Delta and Beta EEG power increase following cardiopulmonary bypass in neonates
Sobol JB, Lo SS, Carson MP, Corda R, Grieve PG, Stark RI, Sun LS

Time: 11:30 - 11:40am
The effect of hypoxia on the developing brain: A function of age
Wise-Faberowski L, Warner DS

Time: 11:40 - 11:50am
Use of bispectral index to document burst suppression during pentobarbital coma
Wheeler AD, Tobias JD

Time: 11:50 - 12:00n
Clinical morphology of neuromuscular junction in Duchene muscular dystrophy and spinal muscular atrophy: Preliminary report
Theroux MC, Olivant A, Oberman K, Mednoca J, Akins RE

Time: 12:00n - 12:10pm
Differences in phenotype of cell death in striatum and thalamus following neonatal hypoxic-ischemic injury are explained by differences in mitochondrial ultrastructure, activity and protein expression
Zelaya ME, Flock DL, Martin LJ, Northington FJ

Time: 12:10 - 12:20pm
Neurogenesis in hippocampus following neonatal hypoxia-ischemia
McAuliffe JJ, Joseph B

Time: 12:20 - 12:30pm
Neurological deficits following posterior spinal fusion and reconstruction: Role of diagnosis and gender
Corridore M, Sponseller PD, Njoku DB

Group #11 Moderator: Sabine Kost-Byerly, MD
Group #11 - Pain-1

Time: 11:10 - 11:20am
A continuous incisional infusion of either levobupivacaine 0.25% or bupivacaine 0.25% in pediatric patients
Tirotta CF, Lagueruela RG, Munro HM, Salvaggio J, Rusinowski L, Tyler C, Tablante M, Torres M, Gonzalez I, Hannan R, Burke RP

Time: 11:20 - 11:30am
Acupuncture for the management of emergence agitation and pain after bilateral myringotomy and pressure equalization tube insertion
Tassone R, Jahn S g, Zurakowski D, Lin YC

Time: 11:30 - 11:40am
Axillary catheter for brachial plexus analgesia in children for post operative pain control and rigorous physiotherapy; a simple and effective procedure
Theroux MC, Dixit D, Como-Fluero S, Sacks K

Time: 11:40 - 11:50am
Combination of epidural clonidine and morphine for perioperative pain management in children (Case Series)
Hauser JB, Bailey AG, Valley RD

Time: 11:50 - 12:00n
Use of Intrathecal Morphine for Post-Operative Analgesia in Pediatric Laparoscopic Renal Procedures Reduces the Length of Hospital Stay
Brown A, Cucchiaro G, Casale P, Ganesh A

Time: 12:00n - 12:10pm
ALGRX 3268 produces local analgesia within 1 to 3 minutes for venipuncture and peripheral venous cannulation procedures in children
Krane E, Finkel B, Finkel J, Hammer G, Rodarte A, Rossberg M, Sarkis E, Schmitz M, Sher LD, Richards PT

Time: 12:10 - 12:20pm
Comparison of the clinical utility of recently described tools for pain assessment in children with cognitive impairment
Malviya S, Voepel-Lewis T, Tait AR, Foster R, Krane E

Time: 12:20 - 12:30pm
Comparison of epidural infusion of midazolam and bupivacaine with bupivacaine alone for postoperative pain in children undergoing abdominal surgeriesa: a randomised double blinded study
Makkar JK, Ghai B, Chari P. Rao KLN

Group #12 Moderator: Rita Agarwal, MD, FAAP
Group #12 - Pain 2

Time: 11:10 - 11:20am
The use of dexmedetomidine for post operative analgesia in pediatric ambulatory surgery patients
Olutoye O, Kim T, Giannoni C, Skjonsby B, Stayer S

Time: 11:20 - 11:30am
Laser-assisted anesthesia prior to intravenous cannulation: acceptability and effectiveness in children
Berkowitz D, Cohen IT

Time: 11:30 - 11:40am
Intractable chronic daily headache in an adolescent: a diagnostic dilemma
Meier PM, Sethna NF

Time: 11:40 - 11:50am
Comparison of epidural versus intravenous analgesia following open Nissen's Fundoplication in infants
Boler N, Hosu L, Goldschneider K, Sadhasivam S

Time: 11:50 - 12:00n
Epidural analgesia in a patient with an intrathecal catheter and subcutaneous pump to deliver baclofen
Piper N, Flack SH, Loeser JD, Lynn AM

Time: 12:00n - 12:10pm
Comparison of patient controlled analgesia with and without dexmeditomidine following spine surgery in children: A retrospective chart review
Waters A, Mahmoud M, Goldschneider K, Sadhasivam S

Time: 12:10 - 12:20pm
Diagnosis of pain in patient with cerebral palsy using intrathecal catheter
Pankovich MB, Kundu A, Lynn AM