Minimally invasive transapical aortic valve implantation and the risk of acute kidney injury.

  title={Minimally invasive transapical aortic valve implantation and the risk of acute kidney injury.},
  author={Justus Thomas Strauch and Maximilian P Scherner and Peter Lukas Haldenwang and Roman Pfister and Elmar W. Kuhn and Navid Madershahian and Parwis R Rahmanian and Jens Wippermann and Thorsten Wahlers},
  journal={The Annals of thoracic surgery},
  volume={89 2},
BACKGROUND The new technique of minimally invasive transapical aortic valve implantation (TAP-AVI) deals with high-risk patients and despite the absence of cardiopulmonary bypass it might lead to renal impairment. The aim of this study was to estimate the risk of the development of acute kidney injury (AKI) after TAP-AVI and to identify possible risk factors with regard to the morbidity and mortality of the patients. METHODS Data of 30 consecutive patients undergoing TAP-AVI were recorded and… CONTINUE READING


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