Does major noncardiac surgery accelerate the progression of aortic stenosis? - Role of inflammation.

Abstract

especially elderly patients. Broadening the indication for interventional treatment to elderly patients has focused on the effect of multiple comorbid conditions on progression of AS. However, its underlying etiology is still poorly understood.3 Valvular calcific degeneration has been thought to be ageassociated, but recent evidence suggests that it is… (More)
DOI: 10.1253/circj.CJ-15-0204

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@article{Amaki2015DoesMN, title={Does major noncardiac surgery accelerate the progression of aortic stenosis? - Role of inflammation.}, author={Makoto Amaki and Toshihisa Anzai}, journal={Circulation journal : official journal of the Japanese Circulation Society}, year={2015}, volume={79 4}, pages={766-7} }