Drainology at AATS 2022 in Boston

15 March 2022

Perioperative / Drainology Session: Managing Chest Drains in the Postoperative Patient
Sunday, May 15, 2022 4:15PM EST

  • Moderators:
    Robert Cerfolio, NYU Langone Health
    Daniel Engelman, Baystate Medical Center

Keynote: Variation in Chest Tube Management in Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery

  • Speaker: Shanda Blackmon, Mayo Clinic

Bleeding, Drainage, Effusions: What does the data show?

  • Speaker: Gloria Faerber, University Hospital Jena

Drain Removal or Discharge in the Presence of Air Leaks – What are the Limits?

  • Speaker: Alessandro Brunelli, Leeds Teaching Hospitals

Retained Blood Syndrome After Cardiac Surgery: Is it a Real problem?

  • Speaker: Louis Perrault, Montreal Heart Institute

131. Outcomes and Resource Utilization in the Management of Parapneumonic Effusions in Patients with Infective Endocarditis: When Should we Operate?

  • Invited Discussant: Spencer Melby, Barnes Jewish Hospital
  • Abstract Presenter: Jahnavi Kakuturu, West Virginia University

132. Predicting Return to Theatres for Re-Exploration After Cardiac Surgery Through Hourly Analyses of Drain Output – A Drainology Study

  • Invited Discussant: Rita Milewski, Yale University
  • Abstract Presenter: Alexander Smith, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Trust

Panel Discussion

  • Panelists:
    Shanda Blackmon, Mayo Clinic
    Alessandro Brunelli, Leeds Teaching Hospitals
    Louis Perrault, Montreal Heart Institute
    Spencer Melby, Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Rita Milewski, Yale University
    Gloria Faerber, University Hospital Jena