Bridge to long-term mechanical circulatory support with a left ventricular assist device: novel use of transcatheter aortic valve replacement.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

We describe the use of transcatheter aortic valve replacement to allow for bridging to a left ventricular assist device in a patient with end-stage heart failure, secondary to nonischemic cardiomyopathy and severe bioprosthetic aortic valve regurgitation.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Ganapathi, AM; Hirji, SA; Wang, A; Patel, CB; Gaca, JG; Schroder, JN

Published Date

  • April 2015

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 99 / 4

Start / End Page

  • e91 - e93

PubMed ID

  • 25841859

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1552-6259

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2014.12.087


  • eng

Conference Location

  • Netherlands