The Current State and Future Directions of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation

Authors

  • Siyamek Neragi-Miandoab Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.1532/HSF98.2013242

Abstract

Currently, surgical aortic valve replacement (SAVR) remains the standard of care for most patients with symptomatic severe aortic stenosis (AS). However, transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) has emerged as an alternative option for patients with symptomatic AS who have a prohibitive risk profile for SAVR.

Published

2013-12-26

How to Cite

Neragi-Miandoab, S. (2013). The Current State and Future Directions of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation. The Heart Surgery Forum, 16(6), E344-E345. https://doi.org/10.1532/HSF98.2013242

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