Short- and mid-term results after transapical transcatheter aortic valve replacement in nonagenarians Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Aortic Valve
  • Aortic Valve Insufficiency
  • Aortic Valve Stenosis
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Heart Valve Prosthesis Implantation

abstract

  • TA-TAVR can safely be performed on nonagenarians subjected to otherwise standard selection criteria. Chronology should not stand as a routine contraindication to this procedure; rather, comorbidities and functional status should define patient eligibility for TA-TAVR.

publication date

  • January 2017

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.23736/S0021-9509.16.09038-8

PubMed ID

  • 26350975

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 99

end page

  • 104

volume

  • 58

number

  • 1