TAVI or Surgery for Prosthetic Valve Failure
mediaposted on 2020-01-30, 21:49 authored by Betsy Evans
Betsy Evans of Leeds General Infirmary in the United Kingdom presents a discussion on TAVI and surgery for prosthetic valve failure. She discusses the background of biological valve implant rate, rate of TAVI, and structural valve deterioration and treatment options. She focuses on two treatment techniques: redo AVR surgery and the TAVI valve-in-valve procedure.
This presentation was originally given during the SCTS Ionescu University program at the 2019 Annual Meeting of the Society for Cardiothoracic Surgery in Great Britain and Ireland. This content is published with the permission of SCTS. Please click here for more information on SCTS educational programs.