Persistent conduction abnormalities and requirements for pacemaking six months after transcatheter aortic valve implantation
EuroIntervention 2010;6:475-484 published online ahead of print August 2010.
Nicolo Piazza1, MD; Rutger-Jan Nuis1, MD; Apostolos Tzikas1, MD; Amber Otten1, MD; Yoshinobu Onuma1, MD; Hector Garcia Garcia1, MD; Carl Schultz1, MD; Ron van Domburg2, PhD; Gerrit-Anne van Es3, PhD; Robert van Geuns1, MD; Peter de Jaegere1, MD; Patrick W. Serruys1*, MD, PhD
1. Interventional Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Thoraxcenter, Rotterdam, The Netherlands; 2. Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus Medical Center, Thoraxcenter, Rotterdam, The Netherlands; 3. Department of Biostatistics, Cardialysis,
Aims: Early conduction abnormalities and need for pacemaking after transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) is well recognised. It is still unknown, however, if these conduction abnor