Perimount pericardial bioprosthesis for aortic calcified stenosis: 18-year experience with 1133 patients.

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BACKGROUND AND AIM OF THE STUDY Aortic stenosis (AS) is the most important cause of aortic valve disease, its prevalence increasing with patient age. The present study formed part of a long-term evaluation on use of the Perimount pericardial valve for aortic calcified stenosis. METHODS A total of 1133 consecutive patients who underwent aortic valve… (More)

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@article{Aupart2006PerimountPB, title={Perimount pericardial bioprosthesis for aortic calcified stenosis: 18-year experience with 1133 patients.}, author={Michel R Aupart and Alain Mirza and Yvon A Meurisse and Agnes L Sirinelli and Paul R. H. Neville and Michel A Marchand}, journal={The Journal of heart valve disease}, year={2006}, volume={15 6}, pages={768-75; discussion 775-6} }