The failing right heart: implications and evolution in high-risk patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve implantation

EuroIntervention 2016;12:1542-1549. DOI: 10.4244/EIJ-D-15-00148

Luca Testa
Luca Testa1*, MD, PhD; Azeem Latib2, MD; Federico De Marco3, MD; Marco De Carlo4, MD, PhD; Claudia Fiorina5, MD; Marco Barbanti6, MD; Rocco A. Montone1, MD; Mauro Agnifili1, MD; Anna Sonia Petronio4, MD; Federica Ettori5, MD; Silvio Klugmann3, MD; Corrado Tamburino6, MD; Nedy Brambilla1, MD; Antonio Colombo2, MD; Francesco Bedogni1, MD
1. Department of Cardiology, IRCCS Pol San Donato, San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy; 2. Interventional Cardiology Unit, San Raffaele Hospital and EMO-GVM Centro Cuore Columbus, Milan, Italy; 3. Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milan, Italy; 4. Cardiothoracic

Aims: Right ventricular dysfunction (RVdy) is negatively associated with survival after left heart valve surgery. It is unclear whether RVdy has the same impact in patients undergoing tra

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aortic stenosisbiventricular dysfunctionright ventricular dysfunctiontranscatheter aortic valve implantation
Interventions for valvular diseaseTAVI
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