Anatomical and procedural features associated with aortic root rupture during balloon-expandable transcatheter aortic valve replacement Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Angioplasty, Balloon
  • Aortic Rupture
  • Aortic Valve Stenosis
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Heart Valve Prosthesis Implantation

abstract

  • This study demonstrates that LVOT calcification and aggressive annular area oversizing are associated with an increased risk of aortic root rupture during TAVR with balloon-expandable prostheses. Larger studies are warranted to confirm these findings.

authors

publication date

  • July 16, 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.113.002947

PubMed ID

  • 23748467

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 244

end page

  • 53

volume

  • 128

number

  • 3