Efficacy and Safety of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation in Aortic Stenosis Patients With Extreme Age.

@article{Orvin2015EfficacyAS,
  title={Efficacy and Safety of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation in Aortic Stenosis Patients With Extreme Age.},
  author={Katia L. Orvin and Abid R Assali and Hana Vaknin-Assa and Amos Levi and Gabi Greenberg and Pablo Codner and Yaron Shapira and Alex Sagie and Ran Kornowski},
  journal={The Journal of invasive cardiology},
  year={2015},
  volume={27 10},
  pages={475-80}
}
OBJECTIVES To investigate the in-hospital and long-term outcomes of patients at extreme age with severe symptomatic aortic stenosis (AS) who underwent transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI). METHODS A total of 276 consecutive patients with a mean age of 82.2 ± 5.0 years with severe symptomatic AS underwent TAVI at our institute. We evaluated… CONTINUE READING