On the 26th Annual Meeting in Geilo, February 2016 the Presenters Awards were given to:

The poster prize was not given due to too few eligible poster presentations. Instead of that, the evaluation committee decidedto give two prizes for the oral presentations.

  • 1st prize for oral presentation – Basic Science Lecture – Christa Huuskonen (Tampere, Finland)

“The impact of monoamine oxidase A after experimental cardiac acute volume-overload”

  • 1st prize for oral presentation – Clinical Science – Raphaelle A. Chemtob (Copenhagen, Denmark)

“Outcome in patients operated for acute aortic dissection: Influence of preoperative antiplatelet therapy on mortality and bleeding complications”

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On the 23rd Annual Meeting in Geilo, February, 2013 the Presenters awards were given to:

The poster prize was not given due to too few eligible poster presentations (2).  Instead of that, the evaluation committee decided to give three prizes for the oral presentations.

  • 1st prize for oral presentation – Mia Lehtinen (Helsinki, Finland)

“Autologous bone marrow mononuclear cell transplantation in ischemic heart failure – a prospective, controlled, randomized, double-blinded study of cell transplantation combined with coronary artery surgery”

  • 2nd prize for oral presentation - Diana Røpcke (Aarhus, Denmark)

“Remote ischemic preconditioning reduces thrombus formation in the rat”

  • 3rd prize for oral presentationKatarina Waldén (Gothenburg, Sweden)

“Preoperative plasma concentration of fibrinogen is an independent predictor of excessive bleeding after cardiac surgery”

 

On the 22nd Annual Meeting in Geilo, February, 2012 the Presenters awards were given to:

The poster prize was not given due to too few eligible poster presentations (3). Instead of that, the evaluation committee decided to give three prizes for the oral presentations.

  • 1st prize for oral presentation – Marie Maagaard (Århus, Denmark)

“Cardiopulmonary function following the Nuss procedure for pectus excavatum – 3 years follow-up”.

  • 2nd prize for oral presentation - Annelies E. Mitchell (Nottingham, UK)

“The effects of concomitant CABG surgery and age on short term outcomes after aortic valve replacement”.

  • 3rd prize for oral presentation – Emma C. Hansson (Gothenburg, Sweden)

“Prevalence, appropriateness and effects of on-going antiplatelet therapy in patients operated for acute aortic dissection”.

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On the 21st Annual Meeting in Geilo, February, 2011 the Presenters awards were given to:

  • Poster prize to Farhad Waziri:  ”A surgical anatomy study of the porcine tricuspid valve” F Waziri, SL Nielsen, JM Hasenkam.

Dept. of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery and Institute of Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University Hospital-Skejby, Denmark.  farhad.waziri@studmed.au.dk

  • First prize for oral presentation to Arkady Rutkovsky:  “Aquaporin-1: Another player in cardiac hypoxic and ischemic injury? “

A Rutkovskiy1,2, LH Mariero1, K-O Stensløkken1, V Hillestad1,2, M Amin1, G Valen2,3, J Vaage1

Institute of Clinical Medicine, Oslo University Hospital, Ullevål, 2Center for Heart Failure Research and 3Department of Physiology, Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Norway.  dunnay@mail.ru

  • Second prize for oral presentation to Martin Ingi Sigurdsson:  “Acute kidney injury and survival following coronary artery bypass surgery”

(S Helgadottir1), MI Sigurdsson1, OS Indridason1,2, H Sigurjonsson1, GH Sigurdsson1,2, T Gudbjartsson1,2

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On the 20th Annual Meeting in Geilo, February, 2010 the Presenters awards were given to:

  • 1st prize for oral presentation – Lars Mariero

Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway, for his presentation:
“Ventilation with high oxygen concentration during reperfusion does not increase infarct size”

  • 2ndprize for oral presentation – Christian A. Moen

Institute of Medicine, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway, for his presentation: “Low-grade coronary stenosis is first detected by multilayer strain measurements.-An experimental porcine study”

Poster prize was shared by

  • Torben B. PedersenInstitute of Clinical Medicine, Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Aarhus University Hospital, Skejby, Denmark, for his presentation: “A comparative study of lung sealants in a porcine ex vivo model”

 

On the 19th Annual Meeting in Geilo, February, 2009 the Presenters awards were given to:

  • 1st prize for oral presentationNiklas Telinius

Institute of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Aarhus; Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Aarhus University Hospital, Skejby, Denmark, for his presentation: “Noradrenaline, thromboxane analogue U46619 and endothelin-1 induce contraction in human thoracic ducts in vitro”

  • 2ndprize for oral presentationArkady Rutkovsky

Institute of Experimental Medical Research, Ullevål University Hospital, Oslo, Norway, for his presentation: “Aquaporins: New players in heart physiology and ischemia-reperfusion injury”

Poster prize was shared by

  • Maj Lesbo

Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Aarhus University Hospital, Skejby, Denmark, for her presentation: “Cardiopulmonary function in pectus excavatum patients compared to healthy control subjects”

  • Solveig Helgadottir

Faculty of Medicine, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland, for her presentation: “Acute kidney injury following coronary artery bypass surgery using the RIFLE criteria”

 

On the 18th Annual Meeting in Geilo, February 7th – 9th, 2008 the Presenters awards were given to:

  • 1st prize for oral presentation: Jan Kiss, Department of Surgery, Turku University Hospital, Finland for his presentation: “Interferon-beta protects from vascular leakage via upregulation of CD73″
  • 2ndprize for oral presentation: J. Bjørnstad, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway for his presentation“Identification of mediators of reverse remodeling of the left ventricle in a murine model of reversible pressure overload”
  • 1st prize for poster presentation: Stefan Vind-Kezunovic, Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery & Institute of Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University Hospital, Skejby, Denmark for his presentation: “Regional Wall Motion in Ischemic Heart Failure Assessed by Tagged Cardiac MRI”

 

On the 17th Annual Meeting in Geilo, February 8th – 10th, 2007 the Presenters awards were given as two 1st prizes for oral presentation to:

  • 1st prize for oral presentation: Hanna Alaoja, Department of Surgery,Oulu University Hospital,Finland for her presentation: “Effects of pH Management During Selective Antegrade Cerebral Perfusion on Cerebral Microcirculation and Metabolism: Alpha-Stat Versus pH-stat.”
  • 1st prize for oral presentation: Martin Karlsson, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden for his presentation”Fibrinogen: A Potential Biomarker for Bleeding and Blood Transfusion after Cardiac Surgery”
  • 1st prize for poster presentation: Henrik Jensen, Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery & Institute of Clinical Medicine,AarhusUniversityHospital,Skejby,Denmark for his presentation: “Papillary muscle relocation in addition to down-sized ring annuloplasty improves mitral valve coaptation geometry in chronic functional ischemic mitral valve regurgitation”

 

On the 16th Annual Meeting in Geilo, February 9th – 11th, 2006 the Presenters awards were given to:

  • 1st prize for oral presentation: Hanna Alaoja, Department of Surgery, Oulu University Hospital, Finland for her presentation: “Does leukocyte filtration decrease the amount of activated neutrofils in cerebral capillaries during cardiopulmonary bypass with deep hypothermic circulatory arrest? – A direct visualization”
  • 2nd prize for oral presentation: Marte Bliksøen, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Institute of Experimental Medical Research and Department of Surgery, Ullevål University Hospital, Oslo, Norway for her presentation“Role of hydrogen Sulphide, a novel gasotransmitter, in ischemia-reperfusion injury of the isolated, perfused rat heart”
  • 1st prize for poster presentation: Ole Halfdan Larsen, Center for Haemophilia and Thrombosis, Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Aarhus University Hospital, Skejby Sygehus, Denmark for his presentation: “Whole blood experimental model of thrombocytopenia

 

On the 15th Annual Meeting 2005 the Presenters awards were given to:

  • 1st prize for oral presentation: Grzegorz Suwalski. Department of Cardiac Surgery, Warsaw Medical University, Warsaw, Poland for his presentation: “Cryothermy or radiofrequency? – which energy is better in endocardial ablation for surgical treatment of atrial fibrillation”
  • 2nd prize for oral presentation: Christian Høyer. Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Institute of Clinical Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Aarhus University Hospital, Skejby Sygehus, Denmark for his presentation: “Assessment of myocardial stunning in a procine OPCAB-model by use of Doppler Strain and Strain Rate”
  • 1st prize for poster presentation: Mari-Liss Kaljusto. Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery & Institut of Experimental Medical Research & Department of Surgery, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway for her presentation: “Ischaemic postconditioning does not attenuate ischaemia-reperfusion injury in the isolated, perfused rat Heart

 

On the 14th Annual Meeting 2004 the Presenters awards were given to:

  •  1st prize for oral presentation: Michael Galagudza. Department of Pathophysiology and Laboratory of Biophysics of Circulation, St. Petersburg, I.P. Pavlov Federal Medical University, St. Petersburg, Russion Federation & Centre for Physiologic Gene Function, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden & Department of Surgery, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway for his presentation: “Brief global ischemia convert persistent reperfusion-induced ventricular fibrillation into regular rhythm in the rat heart”
  • 2nd prize for oral presentation: Camilla Nielsen. Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery and Institute of Experimental Clinical Research, Aarhus University Hospital, Skejby Sygehus, Denmark for her presentation: “Evaluation of turbulence in the Medtronic AdvantageTM – a new bileaflet heart valve design”
  • 1st prize for poster presentation: Troels Fogh Pedersen. Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery & Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Aarhus University Hospital, Skejby Sygehus, Denmark for his presentation: “Angle dependency in strain and strain rate evaluated in a dynamic test phantom”

 

On the 13th Annual Meeting 2003 the Presenters awards were given to:

  • 1st Prize: Dag Nordhaug. Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital of Northern Norway, Tromso, Norway for his presentation: “Nitric oxide synthase inhibition impairs myocardial efficiency and ventriculo-arterial matching in acute cardiogenic shock”
  • 2nd Prize: Peter Johansen. Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery and Institute of Experimental Clinical Research, Aarhus University Hospital, Skejby Sygehus, Denmark for his presentation: “In vivo quantification of mechanical heart valve noise”
  • 3rd Prize: Mathias Perthel. Bad Bevensen, Germany for his presentation: “Impact of orientation of the Medtronic Hall tilting disk mitral prosthesis on intraventricular flow patterns using cardiac-MRI”

 

On the 12th Annual Meeting, 2002 the Presenters awards were given to:

  • 1st Prize: Fausto Labruto. Crafoord Laboratory of Experimental Surgery and Dept. of Thoracic Surgery, Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden for his presentation: “ Intraperitoneal injections induce a preconditioning-like effect in mice
  • 2nd Prize: Benny Soerensen. Centre for Haemophilia and Thrombosis and Dept. of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Aarhus University Hospital, Skejby Sygehus, Denmark for his presentation: “Whole blood coagulation dynamics in patients on vitamin K antagonists and efficacy of recombinant factor VIIa (NOVOSEVEN) in serious haemorrhage”
  • 3rd Prize: Christopher Wigfield. Dept. of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Newcastle and Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom for his presentation: “Ameliorated reperfudion injury in lung transplantation after reduction of brain death induced inflammatory graft damage in the donor”

 

Presenters awards were given for the first time at the 11th Annual SSRCTS meeting 2001.

  • 1st Prize: Matti Pokela. Department of Surgery, Anesthesiology and Forensic Medicine, Univeristy of Oulu, Finland for his presentation: “Cortical brain micro dialysis findings predict brain injury and neurological outcome after hypothermic circulatory arrest in pigs”
  • 2nd Prize: Lise Lotte Sabroe Ebbesen. Institute of Experimental Clinical Research, Aarhus University Hospital, Skejby Sygehus, Denmark for her presentation: “Parodoxical changes in whole blood coagulation profile in rats suffering from hyperhomocysteinemia determined by roTEG trombelastography”
  • 3rd Prize: S.C. Stoica. Papworth Hospital, Cambridge, United kingdom for his presentation:Immunohistochemical analysis of endothelial cell activation in right and left ventricles of transplanted human hearts