New conduction abnormalities after TAVI—frequency and causes

Abstract

Transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) is increasingly used to treat patients with aortic stenosis who are considered to be too high-risk for surgical replacement of the aortic valve. Although the procedural risks are decreasing, the occurrence of new conduction abnormalities remains a vexing issue. Both left bundle branch block and atrioventricular… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/nrcardio.2012.58

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