Propensity-matched comparison of percutaneous and surgical cut-down approaches in transfemoral transcatheter aortic valve implantation using a balloon-expandable valve

EuroIntervention 2017;12:1954-1961 published online December 2016. DOI: 10.4244/EIJ-D-16-00408

Hideyuki Kawashima
Hideyuki Kawashima1, MD, PhD; Yusuke Watanabe1*, MD; Ken Kozuma1, MD, PhD; Yugo Nara1, MD; Hirofumi Hioki1, MD; Akihisa Kataoka1, MD, PhD; Masanori Yamamoto2, MD, PhD; Kensuke Takagi3, MD; Motoharu Araki4, MD; Norio Tada5, MD; Shinichi Shirai6, MD; Futoshi Yamanaka7, MD; Kentaro Hayashida8, MD, PhD
1. Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Teikyo University Hospital, Tokyo, Japan; 2. Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Toyohashi Heart Centre, Aichi, Japan; 3. Interventional Cardiology Unit, New Tokyo Hospital, Chiba, Japan; 4. Dep

Aims: This study aimed to compare the clinical outcomes of patients undergoing transfemoral transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) via a percutaneous or surgical cut-down approach

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