Energy loss index in aortic stenosis: from fluid mechanics concept to clinical application.

@article{Pibarot2013EnergyLI,
  title={Energy loss index in aortic stenosis: from fluid mechanics concept to clinical application.},
  author={Philippe Pibarot and Damien Garcia and Jean Gaston Dumesnil},
  journal={Circulation},
  year={2013},
  volume={127 10},
  pages={1101-4}
}
In the American Heart Association–American College of Cardiology and European Society of Cardiology–European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery guidelines, aortic valve replacement (AVR) is considered a class I indication in patients with aortic stenosis (AS) if the stenosis is severe and the patient has symptoms or left ventricular ejection fraction <50%. Hence, accurate assessment of the hemodynamic severity of the valvular stenosis is crucial for clinical decision making. The stenosis… CONTINUE READING
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