TAVI or No TAVI: identifying patients unlikely to benefit from transcatheter aortic valve implantation.

Transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) has spawned the evolution of novel catheter-based therapies for a variety of cardiovascular conditions. Newer device iterations are delivering lower peri- and early post-procedural complication rates in patients with aortic stenosis, who were otherwise deemed too high risk for conventional surgical valve… CONTINUE READING