Iatrogenic communications between aortic root and right ventricle/left atrium after transcatheter aortic valve replacement.


Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) has emerged as an alternative, less invasive treatment option for patients with severe symptomatic aortic stenosis, who are high-risk for conventional surgical aortic valve replacement, due to co-morbidities. In addition to a 30-day 10% mortality risk there is a recognized range of complications, which commonly… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/ccd.24891