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Perspectives in valvular heart interventions 2015

Stroke prevention in valvular heart disease: from the procedure to long-term management

EuroIntervention 2015;11:W26-W31. DOI: 10.4244/EIJV11SWA7

The Zena and Michael A. Wiener Cardiovascular Institute, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York City, NY, USA

Stroke in patients with valvular heart disease undergoing transcatheter intervention is relatively rare but associated with significant morbidity and mortality. Risks vary according to the underlying valve disease and propose

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