Assessment of Prosthetic Valve Function After TAVR.

@article{Pislaru2016AssessmentOP,
  title={Assessment of Prosthetic Valve Function After TAVR.},
  author={Sorin V. Pislaru and Vuyisile T. Nkomo and Gurpreet S Sandhu},
  journal={JACC. Cardiovascular imaging},
  year={2016},
  volume={9 2},
  pages={193-206}
}
Calcific aortic valve stenosis is a common valve pathology that increases in prevalence with advancing age. Transcatheter aortic valve (TAV) replacement has now emerged as the preferred treatment for patients at high risk for surgery and for those who are inoperable. However, the use of this ground-breaking technology has inevitably been associated with a host of new problems. These new types of complications are frequently unrecognized or underestimated due to lack of familiarity with the… CONTINUE READING
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