Clinical Impact and Prognosis of Pulmonary Hypertension after Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation

  • Green Lisa, Obadia JF, Gevigney GDD, FinetGM
  • Published 2014


Background: Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI) is a therapeutic option for patients presenting with severe aortic stenosis and in whom surgery is contraindicated. Pre-procedural Pulmonary Hypertension (PH) has been shown to be a factor of poor prognosis in surgical and TAVI studies. Aims: We sought to evaluate the clinical impact and prognostic… (More)


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