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Predictive factors, management, and clinical outcomes of coronary obstruction following transcatheter aortic valve implantation: insights from a large multicenter registry.
OBJECTIVES This study sought to evaluate the main baseline and procedural characteristics, management, and clinical outcomes of patients from a large cohort of patients undergoing transcatheterExpand
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Association Between Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement and Subsequent Infective Endocarditis and In-Hospital Death.
IMPORTANCE Limited data exist on clinical characteristics and outcomes of patients who had infective endocarditis after undergoing transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR). OBJECTIVE ToExpand
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Cardiovascular function and treatment in β-thalassemia major: a consensus statement from the American Heart Association.
This aim of this statement is to report an expert consensus on the diagnosis and treatment of cardiac dysfunction in β-thalassemia major (TM). This consensus statement does not cover otherExpand
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Paravalvular aortic leak after transcatheter aortic valve replacement: current knowledge.
Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) is now well-established as the standard of care for patients with severe symptomatic aortic stenosis who are deemed inoperable,1 and is seen as anExpand
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Infective Endocarditis After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation: Results From a Large Multicenter Registry
Background— We aimed to determine the incidence, predictors, clinical characteristics, management, and outcomes of infective endocarditis (IE) after transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI).Expand
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Effect of Tricuspid Regurgitation and the Right Heart on Survival After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: Insights From the Placement of Aortic Transcatheter Valves II Inoperable Cohort
Background—Tricuspid regurgitation (TR) and right ventricular (RV) dysfunction adversely affect outcomes in patients with heart failure or mitral valve disease, but their impact on outcomes inExpand
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Diagnostic performance of fusion of myocardial perfusion imaging (MPI) and computed tomography coronary angiography
BackgroundWe evaluated the incremental diagnostic value of fusion images of coronary computed tomography angiography (CTA) and myocardial perfusion imaging (MPI) over MPI alone or MPI and CTAExpand
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Atorvastatin improves left ventricular systolic function and serum markers of inflammation in nonischemic heart failure.
OBJECTIVES This study examined the effect of statin therapy on vascular markers of inflammation and echocardiographic findings in patients with nonischemic forms of cardiomyopathy. BACKGROUNDExpand
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Comparison of transfemoral transcatheter aortic valve replacement performed in the catheterization laboratory (minimalist approach) versus hybrid operating room (standard approach): outcomes and cost
OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to compare transfemoral transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TF TAVR) performed in a catheterization laboratory (minimalist approach [MA]) with TF TAVRExpand
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A practical guide to multimodality imaging of transcatheter aortic valve replacement.
The advent of transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) is one of the most widely anticipated advances in the care of patients with severe aortic stenosis. This procedure is unique in many ways,Expand
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