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

@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}
}
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… CONTINUE READING