Transthoracic echocardiography is adequate for intraprocedural guidance of transcatheter aortic valve implantation

Abstract

BACKGROUND While transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) has traditionally been supported intraprocedurally by transoesophageal echocardiography (TOE), transthoracic echocardiography (TTE) is increasingly being used. We evaluated echocardiographic imaging characteristics and clinical outcomes in patients who underwent TTE during TAVI (TTE-TAVI… (More)
DOI: 10.1530/ERP-17-0050

Topics

2 Figures and Tables

Slides referencing similar topics