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Thursday, October 3, 2013

2:45 PM – 3:45 PM

218 - Beginning Investigator Oral Presentations

A101 -  Hemodynamic Responses To Combined Endurance and Resistance Exercises In Hypertensives
Raphael M. Ritti Dias, Annelise L. Meneses, Cláudia L. Forjaz,  Paulo F. Lima, Rafael M. Batista, Maria F. Monteiro

A102 - The Impact of Inpatient-Provider Discussions on Enrollment in Cardiovascular Rehabilitation: Say What?
Sanam Pourhabib, BSc , Caroline Chessex, MD , Shannon Gravely, PhD , Tiziana Rivera, RN, MSc, GNC (C), Judy Murray, MScPT , Sherry L. Grace, PhD

A103 -  Effectiveness of Hospital versus Home-based Cardiac Rehabilitation on Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction in post-PTCA patients: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Mohammad H. Haddadzadeh, PhD , Arun G. Maiya PhD, R. Padmakumar, DM, DNB , Shirish S. Borkar, MCH, DNB , Vivek G. Raman, DM , Tom Devasia, DM , Bijan Shad, DM , Fardin Mirbolouk, DM , N. Sreekumaran Nair, PhD , Vasudev Guddattu, MSc

A104 - Participation in Cardiac Rehabilitation Programs Among Veterans
David W. Schopfer, MD , Steven Takemoto, PhD , Kelly Allsup, BS, Daniel E. Forman, MD, Mary A. Whooley, MD

Friday, October 4, 2013

10:45 am – 11:45 am

311 - Oral Scientific Abstract Presentations: Cardiac Rehabilitation Physiology

A111 -  Cardiac Rehabilitation enhances Glutathione (GSH) Antioxidant System in Subjects with Ischemic Heart Failure (IHF), and Subjects with Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Ahmed S. Elokda, PT, PhD, CLT_LANA

A112 -  Remission of Recent Onset Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus with Exercise and Weight Loss
Patrick D. Savage, MS, Annis Marney, MD, Kimberly Evans, RD, Philip Ades, MD

A113 - Impact of Cardiac Surgical Intervention on Successful Weight Loss of Overweight and Obese Cardiac Rehabilitation Patients
Michelle La Londe, MA, Lynn Shaffer, PhD, Jesse Hickerson, MBA, Gregory Lam,MD, Anne Albers, MD, Daniel Mudrick, MD, MPH, Richard J. Snow, DO, MPH, Teresa Caulin-Glaser MD

A114 -  Is The Efficacy of External Counter Pulsation (ECP) Enhanced With Concomitant Phase II Cardiac Rehabilitation (CR)?
Patricia Lounsbury, RN, BSN, Med, James K. Johnson, RKT, MEd , Christina Clair, BS, MS , Ahmed S. Elokda, PT, PhD, Ellen Gordon, MD

1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

312: Scientific and Clinical Poster Presentations

C101 – The Call It Like You See It Games: A Novel Approach to Teaching Students Basic Electrocardiographic Rhythms
Midwestern University
Kimberly Varnado; Donald Shaw

C102 – Putting the H2H See You in 7 Challenge for MI into Practice
John Muir Health
Lori Turner

C103 – Analysis of Weight Loss In Patients Attending a Hosptial-Based Cardiac Rehabilitation Program
Aurora Health Care, Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center, Aurora Sinai Medical Center
V. Shrinivas; Sandra Zemke; Maria Scharf; Anna Tyszkowska

C104 – Evaluating 30-50% above resting heart rate (RHR) as a training heart rate (THR) for patients in Outpatient Cardiac Rehab
Bryn Mawr Hospital, Applied Clinical Intelligence LLC, University of Michigan Health System
Lonnie Sebastian; Sara Reeder; Williams Mark

C105 – Incorporating Lean Principles for Quality Improvement in Cardiac Rehabilitation
University of Michigan Health Systems
Steven Walsh; Jennifer LeFresne  

C106 – A Pilot Study of the Relationships between Exercise Supervision, Adherence, and CAD Risk Factor Reduction in Adults participating in an Insurance-Reimbursed Lifestyle Behavior Change Program 
West Virginia University
Diana Gilleland; Roger Carpenter; Melanie Small

C107 – Effects of Mild-To-Moderate Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease on Exercise Responses and Activity and the Impact of Treatment with Tiotropium Bromide
Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute, Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Pfizer Inc.
Richard Casaburi; Heather Paden; Qiqi Deng; Ahmar Iqbal

C108 – Utilizing a Cardiac Rehabilitation Framework to Address the Growing Epidemic of Metabolic Syndrome
Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Center
Clare LaMorte; Emily Handler; Christie Kuo; Deborah Krivitsky; Kate Traynor; Anne Thorndike; Paul Huang

C109 – Electrocardiographic Abnormalities in Asimptomatic Patients During Cardiac Rehabilitation Program
Fundacion Clinica Shaio
Vivian Duarte; Juan Sarmiento

C110 – Patient Prehabilitation In Preparation for Surgery
Henry Ford Macomb
Tammy Pink

C111 – Cardiac Rehabilitation and Heart Failure Morbimortality
Fundacion Clinica Shaio
Maria Osejo; Juan Sarmiento

C112 – Impact of Cariopulmonary Training Program in Patients with Chronic Pulmonary Diseases
Favaloro Foundation
Soraya Kerbage; Cristina Barrios; Jorge Vicente; Arnaldo Angelino; Jorge Cavana; Roberto Lowenstein

C113 – Cardiac Rehabilitation: Build It, but Will They Come?
VA Boston Healthcare System, San Francisco VA Medical Center, Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health
Daniel Forman; Kelly  Allsup; Christine Stella; Robert Burke; Mary Whooley; David Schopfer; Martin Charns; Steven Pizer; Gemmae Fix; Julia Prentice; Deepak Bhatt

C114  – The Development and Implementation of an Electronic Individualized Treatment Plan for Cardiac Rehabilitation
Mayo Clinic
Shawn Leth; Kent Dudycha; Randal Thomas; Ray Squires; Michael Vaneps; Laurie Barr; Stephanie Daniels; Karen Salz

C115 – Effects of Moderate-Intensity Continuous Training and High-Intensity Interval Training on Myocardial Oxygen Consumption in Young Men
Xiangya Hospital of Center South University
Dong Lei; Wenliang Zhang; Kangling Xie; Suixin Liu

C116 – Predictors of Cardiac Rehabilitation Participation in Patients with Automatic Referral
Cheng Hsin General Hospital
Yu Shan Lin

C117 – Evaluating Exercise Behavior and Physical Activity after Open Heart Surgery
Cheng Hsin General Hospital
Hsin-Yi Huang; Yu Shan Lin; Ching Ling  Hsu; Wei-Hsuan  Lin; Li Ying Kuo; Jui-Chun Chen; Bo-Yan Chen; Hui-Yu Tsai; Fei-Hsin Cheng; Mei Wun Tsai

C118 – Pulmonary Rehabilitation Among Patients with Advanced Non-small Cell Lung Cancer
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Vickie Shannon

C119 – Utility and Efficacy of a Mobile Enabled System to Enhance the Learning and Behavior Goals of Traditional Cardiac Rehabilitation
Brigham and Women’s Hospital, South Shore Hospital
Daniel Forman; Karen LaFond

C120 – Non-attendance and Barriers to Uptake of Cardiac Rehabilitation - Is Personality Important?
Beaumont Hospital
Jonathan Gallagher; Mark Heverin; Caroline McHugh; Thelma Graham;  Breda Hannon; Niall Pender; Brendan McAdam

C121 – Cardiac Rehab is not Just a Pretty Face: The Value of Cardiac Rehabilitation in Decreasing Preventable Readmissions
Maine Medical Center
Gail Crocker; Ann Cannon

C122 – Changes in Illness Beliefs are Associated with Enhanced Outcomes in Cardiac Rehabilitation - Even in Patients with Type D Personality
Beaumont Hospital
Jonathan Gallagher; Frank Doyle; Mark Heverin; Niall Pender; Brendan McAdam

C123 – Athletic Event in Patients with Cardiovascular Pathologies - Eleven Years' Experience
Colombian Cardiology Society
Juan Sarmiento; Claudia Anchique

C124 – Use of High Flow Nasal Cannula (HFNC) Improves Patient Selection in Pulmonary Rehabilitation (PR) while Supporting a Patient with Pulmonary Fibrosis (PF) Progressing in Phase 2 PR Awaiting Lung Transplantation (LT)
Franciscan St. Francis Health
John Murphy; Faisal Khan; Beverly Smith

C125 – Weight Loss in CABG Patients after Cardiac Rehabilitation
Ochsner Clinic
Alban De Schutter; Carl Lavie; Dharmendrakumar Patel; Richard Milani

S126 – Cardiac Rehabilitation Decreases Urinary 8-Epi-Prostaglandin-F2 in Subjects with Heart Failure (HF)
Cairo University
Ahmed Elokda, PT, PhD, CLT_LANA, FAACVPR

S127 – Physical Fitness Moderates the Relationship between Depressive Symptoms and Stimulated IL-6 in Patients Enrolled in Cardiac Rehabilitation
Kent State University, Notheastern Ohio Medical University, Onondaga Community College, John Carroll University, Summa Health System
Joel Hughes, PhD, FAACVPR; Tracy  Hammonds, MA; Tejasvi Pasupneti, MPH; Elizabeth Casey, PhD; Therese Keary, PhD; Thomas Alexander, PhD; Donna Waechter, PhD; James Rosneck, PhD, FAACVPR

S128 – Infection Prevention Strategies in Cardiac Rehabilitation Programs
Sacred Heart University, Bridgeport University
Wendy Bjerke, PhD, PAPHS; Suzanne Standish, MS, RD, RN; Anthony Pastore

S129 – Cardiac Rehabilitation Leads to Improvements in Functional Abilities
Genesis Health Systems, St. Ambrose University
Brenda Youngs, RN; Michael Puthoff, PT, PhD

S130 – The Prevalence of Activity Limitations in Patients Entering Cardiac Rehabilitation
Genesis Health Systems, St. Ambrose University
Brenda Youngs, RN; Michael Puthoff, PT, PhD

S131 – Health Literacy is Associated with Knowledge of Heart Failure Self-Management
Universidade de Brasília; Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul
Kate Guerini, MEd; Michael Fulcher, BA; Emily Gathright, MA; Joel Hughes, PhD; Ellen Grady, BS, MNO; Rachel Grdina, BS; Anton Vehovic, BSN; Joseph Redle, MD; Richard Josephson, MD; John Gunstad, PhD, Mary Dolansky, PhD

S132 – Outcomes of Cardiac Rehabilitation on Various Modifiable Risk Factors
St. John Medical Center
Vishal Mundra, MD; Gwen Moudry, CEP; Steven Henquinet, CM

S133 – Benefits of Cardiac Rehabilitation in Patients with Diabetes Mellitus
St. John Medical Center
Vishal Mundra, MD; Gwen Moudry, CEP; Steven Henquinet, CM

S134 – Outcomes of Cardiac Rehabilitation in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease
St. John Medical Center
Vishal Mundra, MD; Gwen Moudry, CEP; Steven Henquinet, CM

S135 – Effectiveness of Early Exercise Based Cardiac Rehabilitation on Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction in Post-CABG Patients: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Wheeling Jesuit University, Manipal University
Mohammad Haddadzadeh, PhD; Arun Maiya, PhD; Bijan Shad, MD; Fardin Mirbolouk. MD; R. Padmakumar, DM; Shirish Borkar, DM; Tom Devasia, DM; Vivek Raman, DM; N. Sreekumaran Nair, PhD; Vasudev Guddattu, MSc

S136 – Type of Sport Independently Predicts Echocardiographic Findings in NCAA Division I College Athletes
Emory University School of Medicine
Max Weiss; Danny Eapen, MD; Emir Veledar, PhD; Jonathan Kim, MD; Niels Engberding, MD; Patrick BeDell; Michael Huey, MD; B. Robinson Williams, MD; Stamatios Lerakis, MD; Laurence Sperling, MD

S137 – Specificity of the Sit-and-Reach Test in the Determination of Hamstring Flexibility
Midwestern University
Donald Shaw, PT, PhD, D.Min, FAACVPR; Alyssa Bosak,  BS; Joseph Faia, BS; Courtney Moore, BS; Matthew Spilsbury, BS

S138 – Test-Retest Reliability and Correlation between Cardiopulmonary Fitness and Functional Abilities in Stroke Patients
Chungnam National University Hospital
Sungju Jee, MD

S139 – Heart Wellness Programme - A Community Based Cardiac Rehabilitation and Primary Prevention Programme to Reduce Cardiovascular Disease in a Multi-Ethic Society
National University of Singapore
Yu Heng Kwan, BSc (Pharm) (Hons); Kheng Yong Ong, BSc (Pharm) (Hons); Hung Yong Tay, BHSc (Physiotherapy); Joanne Chang, PharmD, BCPS

S140 – Measurement of Farmers’ Heart Rates During High-Intensity Work Tasks to Aid in Development of Occupation-Specific Cardiac Rehabilitation Training
Baylor Health Care System, Texas Womans’ University
Pasquale Carbone, BS; Jenny Adams, PhD; Yahya Daoud, PhDc; Shannon Jordan, MS; Kathleen Kennedy, MS; Anne Lawrence, RN; Rebecca Rogers, MS; Justin Karcher, MS

S141 – Early Cardiac Rehabilitation Enrollment is Associated with High Participation Rates but Does Not Affect the Total Number of Sessions Attended
Mayo Clinic
Kent Dudycha, BS; Shawn Leth, BS; Quinn Pack, MD; Randal Thomas, MD; Ray Squires, PhD

S142 – Use of a Manual Muscle-Testing Dynamometer to Assess Strength Outcomes after Resistance Training in a Cardiac Rehabilitation Setting
Baylor Health Care System
Jenny Adams, PhD; Yahya Daoud, Phdc; Rafic Berbarie, MD

S143 – Factors Influencing a Patient’s Decision in Participation or Completion of Cardiac Rehabilitation
Asan Medical Center
Jong-Young Lee

S144 – Rate Pressure Product During an Exercise Stress Test In Depressed vs. Nondepressed Cardiac Patients
Kent State University, SUMMA Health Systems
Vicki Doe, PhD; Brandon Pollock, MS;Joel Hughes, PhD; Ellen Glickman, PhD, FACSM; Donna Waechter, PhD; James Rosneck; BSN, MS

S145 – Multi-Center Study of Risk Factor Status on Completion of a Contemporary Phase 2 Cardiac Rehabilitation Program: Temporal Trends
INTERVENT International
Neil Gordon, MD; Richard Salmon, DDS; Kevin Reid, MA; Brenda Wright, PhD; George Faircloth, MHA; Kim Allen, RD; John Thiel, MA; Tom Savona, MA; Julie Blakely, BS; Terri Gordon, MPH

S146 – Effects of Exercise Training versus Attention on Plasma B-type Natriuretic Peptide, 6-Minute Walk Test and Quality of Life in Individuals with Heart Failure
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Joseph Norman, PhD, PT, CCS, FAACVPR; Bunny Pozehl, PhD, APRN-NP, FAHA; Kathleen Duncan, PhD, RN; Melody Hertzog, PhD; Steven Krueger, MD

S147 – Peripheral Artery Disease Worsens Outcomes for Patients in Cardiac Rehabilitation
University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Harrington Heart and Vascular Institute
Marty Tam, MD; Richard Sukeena, MS; Chen H. Chow, MD; Chris Longenecker, MD; Marianne Vest, RN; Sri Krishnan;  Madan-Mohan, MD; Teresa Carman, MD; Sahil Parikh, MD; Richard Josephson, MS, MD, FACC, FAHA, FACP, FAACVPR

S148 – The Effect of Obstructive Sleep Apnea on Cardiac Rehabilitation Outcomes
Radford University, Carilion Health System
Adrian Aron, PhD; Julia Castleberry, DPT; Brandon Briggs, MSc; Joseph Austin, MD; Donald Zedalis, MD

S149 – Effects of a Maximal Graded Exercise Test on Glutathione (GSH) as a Marker of Acute Oxidative Stress in Subjects with COPD
Cairo University
Ahmed Elokda, PT, PhD, CLT_LANA, FAACVPR

S150 – Comparison of Outcomes Related to Dietary Fat Intake and Exercise Compliance in Phase II Cardiac Rehabilitation
Porter Adventist Hospital/Centura Health, Parker Adventist Hospital
Teresa Corbisiero, RN-BC, MBA, FAACVPR; Nathan Boehlke, MS, RCEP; Cynthia Oster, PhD, MBA, APRN, CNS-BC, ANP; Mary Meyers, MS, EMT-P

S151 – Apolipoprotien Profiles in Subjects with and without Peripheral Artery Disease
University of Oklahoma
Polly Montgomery, MS; Petar Alaupovic, PhD; Donald Parker, PhD; Ashley Roof, BSN; Ana Casanegra, MD; Andrew Garner, PhD

Saturday, October 5, 2013

8:00 am – 9:30 am

405 - Oral Scientific Abstract Presentations: Cardiac Programming

A121 - Knowledge Level of Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors in Adults Who Have Participated in a Cardiac Rehabilitation Program
Pamela Bartlo, PT, DPT, CCS, Dawn M. Hayes, PT, PhD, GCS

A122 - Outcomes of Cardiac Rehabilitation In Women After Major Cardiac Interventions
Vishal Mundra, MD, Gwen Moudry, Steven Henquinet, CM

A123 - Predictors of CR Utilization Following a Coronary Intervention
Shauna Miller, MA, Lynn Shaffer, PhD, Jesse Hickerson, MBA1, Gregory Lam, MD, Anne Albers, MD, Daniel Mudrick, MC, Richard J. Snow, DO, MPH, Teresa Caulin-Glaser, MD

A124 - Utilization of a 12:00 Walk Test to Predict Peak VO2 in Phase II Cardiac Rehabilitation Patients
Jayme L. Rock-Willoughby, DO, Debra Boardley, PhD, RD/LD, Dalynn T. Badenhop, PhD

A125 - Text-Messaging Program Improves Outcomes in Outpatient Cardiovascular Rehabilitation
Patricia Lounsbury, RN, BSN, MEd, Ellen Gordon, MD, William Clarke, PhD, Ahmed S. Elokda, PT, PhD

A126 - The Value of Detecting Asymptomatic Signs of Myocardial Ischemia in Outpatient Cardiac Rehabilitation (CR)
Patricia Lounsbury, RN, BSN, MEd, Jennifer M. Bunning, BA, William Clarke, PhD, Ahmed S. Elokda, PT, PhD, Ellen Gordon, MD

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