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Effect of bivalirudin on aortic valve intervention outcomes study: a two-centre registry study comparing bivalirudin and unfractionated heparin in balloon aortic valvuloplasty

EuroIntervention 2014;10:312-319 published online ahead of print November 2013. DOI: 10.4244/EIJV10I3A54

1. Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA; 2. Prince of Wales Clinical School, University of New South Wales, NSW, Australia; 3. University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA

Aims: We sought to assess if bivalirudin use during balloon aortic valvuloplasty (BAV) would affect clinical outcomes compared with heparin.

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