Are Sutureless Aortic Valves Suitable for Severe High-Risk Patients Suffering from Active Infective Aortic Valve Endocarditis?

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BACKGROUND Sutureless aortic valves were introduced to facilitate minimally invasive aortic valve surgery. Since sutureless aortic valves are a feasible procedure, we evaluated if any benefits could be identified in severe high-risk patients with active infective endocarditis of the aortic valve. MATERIAL AND METHODS Between April 2014 and April 2015, a… (More)

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@inproceedings{Weymann2017AreSA, title={Are Sutureless Aortic Valves Suitable for Severe High-Risk Patients Suffering from Active Infective Aortic Valve Endocarditis?}, author={Alexander Weymann and Johanna Konertz and Michael Laule and Karl Stangl and Pascal Maria Dohmen}, booktitle={Medical science monitor : international medical journal of experimental and clinical research}, year={2017} }