Latest Aortic valve replacement Stories
In a clinical trial, a self-expanding transcatheter aortic valve met the key performance objective of reducing death and stroke in patients with severe aortic stenosis at "extreme risk" for surgery.
Doctors at Henry Ford Hospital have created a new route to the heart to implant an artificial heart valve by temporarily connecting major blood vessels that do not normally intersect.
First "TAVR" Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement in Eastern Idaho is performed to provide treatment for Aortic Stenosis.
-- ValveXchange® paves way for CE mark, commercial sale of first serviceable bioprosthetic valve --
Transcatheter valve replacements are for patients at high-risk for traditional aortic valve replacement.
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