Role of Cardiac CT Before Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI)

  title={Role of Cardiac CT Before Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI)},
  author={Mohamed Marwan and Stephan Achenbach},
  journal={Current Cardiology Reports},
Catheter-based aortic valve implantation is increasingly being performed in high-risk patients with symptomatic aortic valve stenosis. For successful planning of the procedure, CT has been shown to provide crucial information concerning the aortic root as well as the peripheral access vessels. This article illustrates the increasing role of CT before transcatheter aortic valve implantation. 

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