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Failing surgical bioprosthesis in aortic and mitral position

EuroIntervention 2013;9:S77-S83. DOI: 10.4244/EIJV9SSA15

1. Department of Interventional Cardiology, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; 2. Galway University Hospital, Galway, Ireland; 3. Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands; 4. Department of Ca

Bioprosthetic heart valves are preferentially selected over mechanical prostheses in the majority of patients undergoing valve replacement surgery. These bioprostheses are prone to structural degeneration, and hence an increa

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