Introduction and Agenda

  1. Letter to Participants from the Chairs
  2. Meeting Agenda
  3. Discussion Questions Preview

Stroke Centers

  1. Alberts, M., Hademenos, G., Latchaw, R., et al. (2000). Recommendations for the establishment of primary stroke centers. Journal of the American Medical Association, 283(23), 3102-9.
  2. Alberts, M., Latchaw, R., Selman, W., et al. (2005). Recommendations for comprehensive stroke centers: a consensus statement from the Brain Attack Coalition. Stroke, 36(7), 1597-616.
  3. Schwamm, L., Pancioli, A., Acker, J., et al. (2005). Recommendations for the establishment of stroke systems of care: recommendations from the American Stroke Association's Task Force on the Development of Stroke Systems. Circulation, 111(8), 1078-91.

Volume-Outcome

  1. Brindis, R., Dehmer, G. (2016). The volume-outcome relationship revisited: Does it matter for high-risk PCI? Journal of American College of Cardiology: Cardiovascular Interventions, 9(20), 2094-2096.
  2. D’Agostino, R., Jacobs, J., Badhwar, V., et al. (2016). The Society of Thoracic Surgeons adult cardiac surgery database: 2016 update on outcomes and quality. The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 101, 24-32.
  3. Xu, B., Redfors, B., Yang, Y., et al. (2016). Impact of operator experience and volume on outcomes after left main coronary artery percutaneous coronary intervention. Journal of American College of Cardiology: Cardiovascular Interventions, 9(20), 2086-2093.

Public Reporting

  1. Gupta, A., Yeh, R., Tamis-Holland, J., et al. (2016). Implications of public reporting of risk-adjusted mortality following percutaneous coronary intervention: Misperceptions and potential consequences for high-risk patients including nonsurgical patients. Journal of American College of Cardiology: Cardiovascular Interventions, 9(20), 2077-2085.
  2. Shahian, D., Grover, F., Prager, R., et al. (2015). The Society of Thoracic Surgeons voluntary public reporting initiative: the first 4 years. The Annals of Surgery, 262(3), 526-35.

Other Measures

  1. Badhwar, V., Rankin, J., He, X., et al. (2016). The Society of Thoracic Surgeons mitral repair/replacement composite score: A report of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons quality measurement task force. The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 101(6), 2265-71.
  2. Bilimoria, K., Barnard, C. (2016). The new CMS hospital quality star ratings: The stars are not aligned. Journal of the American Medical Association, 316(17), 1761-1762.
  3. O’Brien, S., Cohen, D., Rumsfeld, J., et al. (2016). Variation in hospital risk–adjusted mortality rates following transcatheter aortic valve replacement in the United States. A Report from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons/American College of Cardiology transcatheter valve therapy registry. Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes, 9, 560-565.

Transcatheter Therapy

  1. Badhwar, V., Thourani, V., Ailawadi, G., et al. (2016). Transcatheter mitral valve therapy: The event horizon. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 152(2), 330-6.
  2. Leon, M., Smith, C., Mack, M., et al. (2016). Transcatheter or surgical aortic-valve replacement in intermediate-risk patients. New England Journal of Medicine, 374, 1609-20.
  3. Stub, D., Lauck, S., Lee, M., et al. (2015). Regional systems of care to optimize outcomes in patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve replacement. Journal of American College of Cardiology: Cardiovascular Interventions, 8(15), 1944-51.

Training Standards

  1. Marmagkiolis, K., Hakeem, A., Cilingiroglu, M., et al. (2012). The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions Structural Heart Disease Early Career Task Force survey results: endorsed by the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions. Catherization and Cardiovascular Interventions, 80(4), 706-11.
  2. Rajagopalan, B., Buber, J., Yadav, P., et al. (2016). State of structural and congenital heart disease interventional training in United States and Canada: An assessment by the American College of Cardiology fellows-in-training section leadership council.  Journal of American College of Cardiology: Cardiovascular Interventions, 9(17), 1854-6.
  3. Ruiz, C., Feldman, T., Hijazi, Z., et al. (2010). Interventional fellowship in structural and congenital heart disease for adults. Journal of American College of Cardiology: Cardiovascular Interventions, 3(9), e1-15.

Presentations

  1. Keynote Address_Rick Nishimura - Is It Time to Formalize the Concept of an Advanced Valve Center
  2. Session 1_John Carroll - Clinical Justification For a National System of Valve Centers
  3. Session 1_Mark Alberts - Stroke Centers and the Brain Attack Coalition
  4. Session 2_Daniel Simon - TAVR in an Integrated Academic Health System
  5. Session 2_Vinod Thourani - Integration of AVC Within Broader Health System
  6. Session 3_Jeffrey Rich - Advanced Valve Centers-How Will CMS Respond
  7. Session 3_Patrick O'Gara - Challenges to the Establishment of a Comprehensive Valve Center
  8. Session 4_Michael Mack - Training for Advanced Valve Centers
  9. Session 5 _Vinay Badhwar - How Should an Advance Valve Center Be Evaluated
  10. Summary Slide_Rick  Nishimura - Advanced Valve Centers