Tag: aortic stenosis

Pre-TAVI aortic regurgitation aids survival post-TAVI in mixed aortic valve disease...

Patients who have mixed aortic valve disease with pre-existing aortic regurgitation have better survival rates following transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) than those who...

Non-invasive approach could be used to improve valve opening functioning of...

Emmanuel Messas (Hôpital Européen Georges Pompidou, Paris, France) and colleagues report in JACC: Basic to Translational Science that pulsed cavitation ultrasound can be used...

Positive results for heart surgery in elderly aortic stenosis patients

Elderly patients with aortic stenosis and medium surgical risk experienced better than expected results after undergoing traditional surgical aortic valve replacement, according to research...

Edwards Sapien 3 granted expanded indication from US FDA

Edwards Lifesciences has announced US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval to expand use of the Edwards Sapien 3 transcatheter heart valve for the...