Echocardiographic Imaging for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement

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Abstract

Echocardiography plays an important role in the percutaneous procedure of transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), starting with pre-implant screening, choosing the correct size of the valve device, in the case of complications during implantation, and in post-implant and follow-up assessment.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of CardiologyFerrarotto Hospital, University of CataniaCataniaItaly

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