Transcatheter aortic valve replacement: techniques, complications, and bailout strategies.

Vikas Singh, Conrad J. Macon, Eric Scot Shaw, Juan C. Londoño, Claudia A. Martinez

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Abstract

Transcatheter aortic valve replacement has emerged as an alternative option for inoperable or very high-risk patients with severe aortic stenosis-however, there are serious complications associated with the procedure, such as patient mortality, stroke, conduction disturbances, paravalvular regurgitation, and vascular concerns. Our review focuses on the most common complications related to transcatheter aortic valve replacement procedures and potential bailout strategies and techniques.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)31-42
Number of pages12
JournalPostgraduate medicine
Volume125
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 2013
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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