The Valvular Interventions Center
September/October 2018— CASE PRESENTATION An 84-year-old woman was referred for transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) without cardiovascular risk factors, except for remote tobacco abu…
September/October 2018—CASE PRESENTATION An 86-year-old man with a history of hypertension, hyperlipidemia, coronary artery bypass surgery in 1999, and mitral valve replacement with a 33-mm Hanco…
September/October 2018—PAtient PRESENTATION AND HISTORY A 74-year-old woman presented to the outpatient clinic reporting severe dyspnea on exertion. She was unable to climb one flight of stairs w…
September/October 2018— Most issues of Cardiac Interventions Today are focused on a single disease state. This issue takes a different approac
July/August 2018—How the hemodynamic effects of TAVR and SAVR impact clinical outcomes.
July/August 2018—Considerations for this minimally invasive approach to treating patients with failed bioprostheses.
July/August 2018—The choice of transcatheter heart valve affects hemodynamics in patients with a small aortic annulus.
July/August 2018—A surgeon’s perspective on how device attributes can improve these factors to facilitate good outcomes as the TAVR treatment population expands.