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Basic Research - Valve Science and Diseases | Back to Top
Endocardial Cell Heterogenity at the Origin of Valvular Cell Clones
Batoul FARHAT, Thomas Moore-Morris, Michel Puceat.
inserm, Marseille, France.
Cadaver Donation: Structural Integrity In The Juvenile Ovine Model Of Pulmonary Homografts Harvested 48 Hours Post Mortem
Dreyer Bester, 11, Lezelle Botes, 22, Johannes J. van den Heever, 11, Pascal M. Dohmen, 11, Harry F. Kotze, 11, Francis E. Smit, 11.
1University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa, 2Central University of Technology, Bloemfontein, South Africa.
The Three-Dimensional Microenvironment of Valve Interstitial Cells
Salma Ayoub, Karen C. Tsai, Amir H. Khalighi, Michael S. Sacks.
The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA.
Low Energy Electron Irradiation - A Novel Approach For Sterilization And Surface Modification Of Pericardial Tissue For Heart Valve Prosthesis
J Schönfelder1, Sems M. Tugtekin2, S Walker1, C Wetzel1, Klaus Matschke2.
1Fraunhofer FEP, Fraunhofer Institute for Organic Electronics, Electron Beam and Plasma Technology, Dresden, Dresden, Germany, 2University Heart Center Dresden, Dresden, Germany.
Static and Dynamic Culture Bioreactors for the Study of Hypoxia in Valve Disease
Matthew Sapp, Varun Krishnamurthy, Dragoslava Vekilov, Nikolas Liebster, K. Jane Grande-Allen.
Rice University, Houston, TX, USA.
Proposed New Geometry Housing for the St. Jude Bileaflet Mechanical Heart Valve
Hadi Mohammadi, Dr., Guy Fradet, Dr..
University of British Columbia, Kelowna, BC, Canada.
Osteogenic Media Is The Best Way To Mimic The Physiopathology Of Aortic Valve Stenosis In Vitro: Insights On Human Valvular Interstitial Cells
Yoann Sottejeau1, Mickael Rosa1, Maxime Hervault1, Madjid Tagzirt1, Delphine Corseaux1, Gilles Lemesle1, Francis Juthier1, André Vincentelli1, David Smadja2, Bart Staels1, Ramadan Jashari3, Eric Van Belle1, Annabelle Dupont1, Sophie Susen1.
1Univ. Lille, Inserm, CHU Lille, Institut Pasteur de Lille, U1011- EGID, Lille, France, 2Univ. Paris Descartes, Inserm U1140, Hôpital Européen Georges Pompidou, Paris, France, 3European Homograft Bank, c/o Military Hospital Queen Astrid, Brussels, Belgium.
lnterstitial Cells And Extracellular Matrix Interaction In Degenerative Aortic And Mitral Valves
Peteris Stradins1, Jurijs Sekretarjovs2, Zane Zazerska2, Sandra Skuja2, Ivars Brecs1, Janis Pavars1, Valerija Groma2, Modra Murovska2.
1Pauls Stradins University hospital, Riga, Latvia, 2Riga Stradins University, Riga, Latvia.
Aortic Valve Disease Acquired after Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation: an in vivo Model of Extracellular Matrix Remodeling and Valvular Heart Diseases
Alexis THERON1, Emilie FAURE2, Jean Pierre DESVIGNES2, Gwenaelle COLLOD-BEROUD2, Frederic COLLART3, Jean François AVIERINOS1, Stephane ZAFFRAN2.
1La Timone Hospital, Aix Marseille University, Inserm, GMGF UMR_S910, Marseille, France, 2Aix Marseille University, Inserm, GMGF UMR_S910, Marseille, France, 3La Timone Hospital, Aix Marseille University, Marseille, France.

Case Reports | Back to Top
Remodeling Valve-sparing Operation with External Annuloplasty for Acute Type-A Aortic Dissection
Masaru Sawazaki, Sr., Shiro Tomari, Kenta Zaikokuji, Tomonori Uemura.
Komaki Sity Hospital, Komaki, Japan.
Left Atrial Myxoma masquerading as a Left Atrial Thrombus with coexisting rheumatic mitral stenosis
satyanarayana R. vaidya, MD, Santhosh R. Devarapally, MD.
Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, Fayetteville, NC, USA.
A rare case of bioprosthetic mitral valve endocarditis due to Candida parapsilopsis: A Case Report and Literature Review
Clauden Louis, MD, Juan A. Siordia, Jr., MD, Sunil M. Prasad, MD.
University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA.
Complete Aortic Valve Cusps Reconstruction For Failing Bioprosthesis In A Pediatric Patient
Matteo Trezzi, Enrico Cetrano, Gianluca Brancaccio, Sonia B. Albanese, Adriano Carotti.
Bambino Gesů Children's Hospital IRCCS, Rome, Italy.
Sutureless Prosthetic Aortic Valve Endocarditis: A New Form of an Old Disease
Joshua Hall, MSM, Parag Patel, Sreekumar Subramanian.
TriStar Centennial Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA.
The challenge of the Reimplantation Technique after a Ross Procedure
Silvia Solari, Laurent De Kerchove, Gébrine El Khoury.
Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Bruxelles, Belgium.
Sutureless Aortic Valve in Combination with LVAD Implantation in a Redo-Procedure in a Patient with End-Stage Heart Failure
Ahmed Mashhour, MB BCh, Alexander Weymann, PD Dr. med., Harald C. Eichstaedt, Dr. med., Albrecht Elsässer, Prof. Dr. med., Pascal M. Dohmen, Prof. Dr. med..
University Hospital Oldenburg, Oldenburg, Germany.
Late Displacement After Percutaneous Valve In Valve Implantation In Patient With Degenerated Biological Mitral Prosthesis.
Tomasz Niklewski, Michael Zembala, Michal Hawranek, Tomasz Jazwiec, Tomasz Kukulski, Marian Zembala.
Silesian Center For Heart Diseases, Zabrze, Poland.
Severe Aortic Regurgitation Associated With a Large Unruptured Aneurysm of the Right Sinus of Valsalva Complicated Post-operatively With Right Ventricular Outflow Track Obstruction: Discussion on Surgical Treatment Options
Iakovos Ttofi, Olusola Fatoke, Michael Murphy, John Foran, George Asimakopoulos.
Royal Brompton Hospital, Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom.
Aortic Root Aneurysm Causing Severe Hypoxemia
Belen Adrio, Adrian Narváez, Souhaila Souaf, Reija Laura, Javier Garcia Carro, Juan Sierra, Jose Manuel Martinez Cereijo, Angel Fernandez, Dario Duran.
Complexo Hospitalario Universitario Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain.
Successful Emergent Transaortic Implantation Of Medtronic Evolute Valve In Patient With Aortic Annulus Rupture Complicated With Tamponade And Cardiac Arrest.
Tomasz Niklewski, Roman Przybylski, Krzysztof Wilczek, Piotr Chodór, Tomasz Kukulski, Marian Zembala.
Silesian Center For Heart Diseases, Zabrze, Poland.
Ascending Aortoplasty: A Safer Way To Manage A Dilated Ascending Aorta During Sutureless Aortic Valve Replacement?
Sreekumar Subramanian, MD, Joshua S. Hall, MSM.
TriStar Centennial Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA.
Aortic Homograft to treat infected mechanical Bentall
Gaby Aphram, MD, Laurent De Kerchove, MD, PhD, Gebrine El Khoury, MD.
Cliniques universitaires Saint-Luc, Brussels, Belgium.
Mini-thoracotomy Subaortic Membrane Resection Within Multiple Complications
Juan A. Siordia, Jr., MD, Clauden Louis, MD, Peter A. Knight, MD.
University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, USA.
Ross Operation As An Alternative In Aortic Valve Homograft Failure in a young adult patient. Case Report
Luis F. Figueroa, Emiliano Navarra, Jean Rubay, Laurent De Kerchove, Gébrine El Khuory.
Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium.
Mitral Fungal Endocarditis In Immediate Postoperative Liver Transplantation
Marcelo J. Figueroa, MD, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Jorge O. Bronzi, MD, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Octavio Gil, MD, Department of Liver Transplantation, Cayetano Galletti, MD, Intensive Care Unit.
Sanatorio Allende, Cordoba, Argentina.
Triple Valve Rheumatic heart disease with inflammatory Aortitis: Case Report and Surgical Treatment
HARSHBIR S. P. PANNU, Mch.1, Anvesh R. K. S. Gandhi, MD Phd.1, Harleen K. Kaur, MD2.
1HOLY HEART HOSPITAL & SUPER-SPECIALITY CENTRE, Amritsar, India, 2Nijjer Diagnostic and Imaging Centre, Amritsar, India.
Cardiac Myxoma Synchronous with Two other Neoplasms
Belen Adrio, Adrian Narvaez, Souhaila Souaf, Laura Reija, Javier Garcia Carro, Jose Manuel Martinez Cereijo, Juan Sierra, Angel Fernandez, Dario Duran.
Complexo Hospitalario Universitario Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain.
Redo Aortic Valve Replacement Using Sutureless Valve In Impossible Suture Site
Soonchang Hong.
Wonju College of Medicine, Yonsei University, Wonju, Korea, Republic of.
Use of Sorin Perceval Sutureless bioprosthesis in acute aortic endocarditis
John Mark D. MARNETTE.
CHR Namur, NAMUR, Belgium.
Iatrogenic Gerbode Defect In Redo Mitral Valve Replacement
ehab kasem, Sr.1, elnazeer ahmed2.
1zagazig university hospital, zagazig, Egypt, 2king abdullah medical city ,mecca, Makkah, Saudi Arabia.
Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Replacement
Parvez A. Ahamed.
Vydehi Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Bangalore, India.

Experimental and Computational Valve Tissue Studies | Back to Top
Serial Echocardiography in the Awake State as a Tool for Long-Term Assessment of Bioprosthetic Mitral Valve Performance in Sheep
Hadewych Van Hauwermeiren1, Iris Verkooijen1, Leen Van Garsse2, Willem Flameng3.
1Medanex Clinic, Diest, Belgium, 2Medanex Consultant, Tongeren, Belgium, 3Medanex Consultant, Oud-Heverlee, Belgium.

Heart Valve Imaging | Back to Top
Transthoracic Echocardiography versus Computed Tomography for Ascending Aorta Measurement in Bicuspid Aortic Valve: Is the SystolicLeading-edge Method Better?
Jae Yoon Park, Thomas A. Foley, Crystal R. Bonnichsen, Matthew J. Maurer, Krista M. Goergen, Vuyisile T. Nkomo, Maurice Enriquez-Sarano, Eric E. Williamson, Hector I. Michelena.
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA.
Epicardial Adipose Tissue Volume and Left Ventricular Remodeling in Aortic Valve Stenosis
Dimitri Arangalage, Virginia Nguyen, Tiffany Mathieu, Claire Cimadevilla, Isabelle Codogno, Xavier Duval, Sarah Tubiana, Candice Estellat, Fabien Hyafil, Phalla Ou, Christophe Tribouilloy, Alec Vahanian, David Messika-Zeitoun.
Hôpital Bichat, Paris, France.
Aortic Prosthesis-Patient Mismatch in Obesity: Comparison of Two Criteria for Small Prostheses
Amit Gupta1, Joel A. Strom2.
1University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville, Jacksonville, FL, USA, 2Florida Polytechnic University, Tampa, FL, USA.

Heart Valve Outcomes | Back to Top
Should The Dilated Ascending Aorta Be Repaired At The Time Of Bicuspid Aortic Valve Replacement?
Tsuyoshi Kaneko1, Prem Shekar1, Vladimir Ivkovic1, Nicholas Longford2, Chuan-Chin Huang1, Martin Sigurdsson1, Robert Neely3, Maroun Yammine1, Julius Ejilofor1, Vanessa Montiero Vieira1, Jasmine Shahram1, Karam Habchi1, Gregory Malzberg1, Jordan Bloom4, Eric Isselbacher4, Jochen Muehlschlegel1, B AV Consortium1, Thoralf Sundt, III4, Simon C. Body1.
1Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA, 2Imperial College, London, United Kingdom, 3Columbia University, New York, NY, USA, 4Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA.
Impact of Patient-Prosthesis Mismatch on Long-Term Survival After Mechanical Aortic Valve Replacement in Young and Middle-Aged Adults
Ismail Bouhout, Marie-Catherine Morgant, Gilles Amr, Raymond Cartier, Michel Carrier, Philippe Demers, Michel Pellerin, Denis Bouchard, Nancy Poirier, Louis P. Perrault, Ismail El-Hamamsy.
Montreal Heart Institute, Montreal, QC, Canada.
Isolated Tricuspid Valve Surgery - Early And Midterm Outcome From A French Nationwide And A Local Registry
Julien Dreyfus1, Nicolas Ghalem2, Eric Garbarz2, Claire Cimadevilla2, Constance Verdonk2, Virginia Nguyen2, Gilbert Caralhac2, David Messika-Zeitoun2.
1Centre Cardiologique Du Nord and Hopital Bichat, Saint-Denis AND Paris, France, 2Hopital Bichat, Paris, France.
Bioprosthetic Aortic Root Replacement In Middle Aged Patients: A Meta-analysis And Microsimulation Model
Bardia Arabkhani1, Jonathan Etnel1, Mirjam t'Mannetje1, Richard van Valen1, Tanja van Essen1, Emmanuel Lansac2, Rob de Lind van Wijngaarden1, Isabelle Di Centa3, Ad Bogers1, Johanna Takkenberg1.
1Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 2Institut Mutualiste Montsouris, Paris, France, 3Hôpital Foch, Suresnes, France.
Does Gender Influence Long-Term Outcomes after Mechanical Aortic Valve Replacement in Young Adults?
Ismail Bouhout, Lauren Basmadjian, Nancy Poirier, Raymond Cartier, Michel Carrier, Philippe Demers, Michel Pellerin, Louis Perrault, Ismail El-Hamamsy.
Montreal Heart Institute, Montreal, QC, Canada.
Impact of a Tailored Surgical Approach in Mitigating Early Changes in Autograft Root Dimensions for Patients with Aortic Regurgitation Undergoing a Ross Procedure
Ismail Bouhout, Aly Ghoneim, Trevor Semplonius, Raymond Cartier, Nancy Poirier, Ismail El-Hamamsy.
Montreal Heart Institute, Montreal, QC, Canada.
A Risk Assessment Score for the Selection of the Optimal Ross Patient
Zohair Y. Alhalees1, Giovanni Di Salvo2, Valeria Pergola2, Edward DeVol1.
1Kfshrc, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 2Royal Brompton Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
Pathology Of Carpentier Edwards Pericardial Bioprosthesis, Different Mode Of Failure With Design Evolution
Jonida Bejko, Mila della Barbera, Tomaso Bottio, Gino Gerosa, Gaetano Thiene.
Padua University, Padova, Italy.
Outcome after Complete Surgical Repair of Tetralogy of Fallot: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Jamie Romeo, Jonathan Etnel, Mostafa Mokhles, Wim Helbing, Ad Bogers, Johanna Takkenberg.
Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, Netherlands.
Serum Receptor Activator Of Nuclear Factor Kappa-B Ligand And Osteoprotegerin Levels In Patients With Aortic Stenosis
Olga Irtyuga1,2, Ekaterina Zhiduleva1, Patimat Murtazalieva1, Alexey Sergushichev2, Eduard Malev1, Olga Moiseeva1.
1Almazov Federal North-West Medical Research Centre, St.Petersburg, Russian Federation, 2ITMO University, Institute of translational Medicine, St. Petersburg, Russian Federation.
Outcome after Bioprosthetic Aortic Valve Replacement in Young Adults: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
Jonathan R.G. Etnel, Pepijn Grashuis, Begüm Pekbay, Simone A. Huygens, Grigorios Papageorgiou, Jolien W. Roos-Hesselink, Ad J.J.C. Bogers, Johanna J.M. Takkenberg.
Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, Netherlands.
Re-operations in Aortic Root Surgery - United Kingdom Experience with Focus on Outcomes and Survival
Mohamad Bashir1, Amer Harky1, Prity Gupta1, Martin Yates1, Carmelo Di Salvo1, Alex Shipolini1, Stephen Edmondson1, Rakesh Uppal1, Aung Oo2.
1Barts Heart Centre, St. Bartholomew's Hospital, London, United Kingdom, 2Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital, Liverpool, United Kingdom.
Is Outcome after Tricuspid Valve Replacement Still Poor? A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
Jonathan R.G. Etnel, Kevin M. Veen, Simone A. Huygens, Frans B.S. Oei, Folkert J. ten Cate, Ad J.J.C. Bogers, Johanna J.M. Takkenberg.
Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, Netherlands.
Rapid Deployment Aortic Valve in High-risk Patients: Immediate and Early Outcomes from a Two Years Single Centre Experience.
Vincenzo D. Caruso, Darren Titmarsh, Mohamed Osman, Alberto Albanese, Arvind Singh, Sudhir Bhusari, Inderpaul Birdi.
Basildon and Thurrock University Hospital, Basildon, United Kingdom.
Mitral Valve Repair Is Superior To Replacement In Elderly Patients With Degenerative Mitral Regurgitation
Soichiro Henmi, Hirohisa Murakami, Masato Yoshida, Nobuhiko Mukohara.
Hyogo Brain and Heart Center at Himeji, Hyogo, Japan.
The Fluttering Cusps of the Perceval: A Transthoracic and Transesophageal Echocardiography Study
Rachad Zayat, Ali Aljalloud, Marcus Haushofer, Shahram Lotfi, Mohamad Shoaib, Nima Hatam, Rüdiger Autschbach.
RWTH University Hospital Aachen, Aachen, Germany.
Decellularized Allografts For Rvot Reconstruction In Children Under 12 Years - Outcomes At 10 Years
Francisco D. Costa1, Jonathan Etnel2, Renato Torres1, Eduardo M. Balbi Filho1, Isabela M. Hermont1, Rafael Torres1, Paula H. Suss3, Allyson Calixto1, Angelo Cabral1, Leonardo Mulinari1.
1Hospital Infantil Pequeno Principe, Curitiba, Brazil, 2Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 3Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Parana - PUCPR, Curitiba, Brazil.
The Outcomes Of Triple-valve Surgery: Five Years' Experience From A Single Center
Diogo Rijo, Paulo Neves, Miguel Guerra, Paulo Ponce, Luís Vouga.
Centro Hospitalar de Vila Nova de Gaia/Espinho, Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal.
Influence of Heart Rate and Systolic Blood Pressure on Progression of Calcific Aortic Valve Stenosis - The COFRASA - GENERAC Study
Ariane Testuz1, Virginia Nguyen2, Tiffany Mathieu3, Caroline Kerneis2, Claire Cimadevilla2, Naozumi Kubota2, Isabelle Codogno2, Sarah Tubiana2, Candice Estrellat2, Alec Vahanian2, David Messika-Zeitoun2.
1Hôpitaux Universitaires de Genčve, Geneva, Switzerland, 2Hôpital Bichat-Claude-Bernard, Paris, France, 3Hôpital Bichat- Claude-Bernard, Paris, France.
Long-term Outcomes Of Mosaic Porcine Bioprosthesis In Japan: Results From J-move Study
Yasushi Yoshikawa1, Yukikatu Okada2, Yutaka Okita3, Hitoshi Yaku4, Junjiro Kobayashi5, Hideyuki Uesugi6, Shuichiro Takanashi7, Toshiaki Ito8, Tatsuhiko Nakao9, Tadaaki Koyama10, Taichi Sakaguchi11, Yoshiki Sawa1.
1Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita, Osaka, Japan, 2Midori Hospital, Kobe, Japan, 3Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe, Japan, 4Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan, 5National Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Osaka, Japan, 6Saiseikai Kumamoto Hospital, Kumomoto, Japan, 7Sakakibara Heart Institute, Tokyo, Japan, 8Japanese Red Cross Nagoya Daiichi Hospital, Nagoya, Japan, 9Shin Tokyo Hospital, Chiba, Japan, 10Kobe City Medical Center General Hospital, Kobe, Japan, 11Sakakibara Heart Institute of Okayama, Okayama, Japan.
Late Prosthetic Valve Endocarditis - Clinical Fate And Further Outcome
Manuel Wilbring1, Nikolas Ennker2, Klaus Matschke2, Sems M. Tugtekin1.
1Comprehensive Heart Center Halle (Saale), Halle (Saale), Germany, 2University Heart Center Dresden, Dresden, Germany.
The Medtronic Freestyle Stentless Bioprosthesis® as a Full Aortic Root - Indications and Outcomes
Hanna H. Dagnegĺrd, Kirstine Bekke, Nikolaj Ihlemann, Gustav H. Thyregod, Jens Lund, Lars Sřndergaard, Morten H. Smerup.
Rigshospitalet, University Hospital of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Severe Tricuspid Regurgitation after Mitral Valve Surgery: Risk Factor Analysis and the Effects of Prophylactic Tricuspid Valve Repair
Hiroshi Takano1, Shigeyoshi Gon1, Masahito Saitoh1, Naoki Asano1, Kazunori Ota1, Kazuho Niimi1, Keiwa Kin2, Yukitoshi Shirakawa2.
1Dokkyo Medical University Koshigaya Hospital, Koshigaya, Japan, 2Osaka General Medical Center, Osaka, Japan.
Comparison Of Two Available Rapid Deployment Valves For Aortic Valve Replacement.
Oliver J. Liakopoulos, Karl C. Koenig, Parwis Rahmanian, Maximilian Scherner, Simone Weider, Yeong-Hoon Choi, Thorsten Wahlers, Jens Wippermann.
Dept. Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart Center, University of Cologne, Cologne Germany, Cologne, Germany.
Effect of Leaflet Orientation on Vortex Dynamics in Flow through Aorta with Prosthetic Bi-leaflet Mechanical Heart Valve
Satheesh K H Krishnan, Shailendra Kumar D. Sharma.
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, India.
Clinical Outcome of Isolated Tricuspid Regurgitation in Patients with Pulmonary Hypertension
Yan Topilsky, Nir Bar.
Tel Aviv Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel.
Prophylactic Tricuspid Repair In Patients With Dilated Tricuspid Annulus Undergoing Mitral Valve Surgery: A Meta-analysis Review
Walid Ben Ali1, Thierry Ducruet2, Phillipe Demers1, Michel Pellerin1, Jean Lambert1, Denis Bouchard1.
1Montreal heart institute, montreal, QC, Canada, 2Montreal Heart institute, Montréal, QC, Canada.
Prognostic Significance of Secondary Mitral Regurgitation in Patients Hospitalized Due to Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction and Chronic Atrial Fibrillation
Kazato Ito1, Yukio Abe2, Hiroyuki Watanabe3, Yoshihisa Shimada1, Hitoshi Fukumoto1, Kentaro Shibayama3, Hiroki Oe4, Eiichi Hyodo5, Chinami Miyazaki6, Takahiko Naruko2, Hiroshi Ito4.
1Shiroyama Hospital, Habikino City, Japan, 2Osaka City General Hospital, Osaka City, Japan, 3Tokyo Bay Urayasu/Ichikawa Medical Center, Urayasu City, Japan, 4Okayama University, Okayama City, Japan, 5Nishinomiya Watanabe Cardiovascular Center,, Nishinomiya City, Japan, 6Higashisumiyioshi Morimoto Hospital, Osaka City, Japan.
Reinterventions after Stentless Aortic Valve Replacement; an Assessment of Procedural Risks
Adriaan W. Schneider, Mark G. Hazekamp, Michel I.M. Versteegh, Robert J.M. Klautz, Eline F. Bruggemans, Jerry Braun.
Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, Netherlands.
A Longitudinal Prospective Assessment Of Patients Post-aortic Root Reconstruction With Complete Clinical And Imaging Follow-up
Matthew Valdis, Andrew Thain, Phillip Jones, Ian Chan, Michael Chu.
Western University, London, ON, Canada.
Sutureless Aortic Valve Replacement Reduces Early And Midterm Mortality Compared To Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement In High Risk Patients. A Meta-analysis Of Statistically Sound Studies.
Antonio Miceli, Massimo Meco, Andrea Montisci, Antonio Lio, Francesco Donatelli, Silvia Cirri, Mattia Glauber.
Istituto Clinico Sant'Ambrogio, Milan, Italy.
Five Year Experience Of Haemodynamic Performance Of The St.Jude Medical Trifecta Aortic Bioprosthesis
Benjamin M. Adams, Jacob Chacko, Joy Edlin, Shirish Ambekar, John Yap, Kulvinder Lall.
Barts Heart Centre, London, United Kingdom.
Mitral Valve Thrombosis Results: 8-Year Experience in Nasser Institute.
Mohamed A. Amr.
Suez Canal University, ismailia, Egypt.
Concomitant Aortic Stenosis And Mitral Disease Risk Of Mortality In Tavr Vs Surgery In Elderly Population
Maria Florencia Castro, Ana Iribarren, Trossero Romina, Candiello Alfonsina, Fenrnado Piccinini, Fernando Cura, Ricardo Ronderos, Marcelo Trivi.
Instituto Cardiovascular Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Single Center Early Results from the FDA Pivotal Trial of the Edwards Lifesciences CommenceTM Aortic Valve Prosthesis
Mary A. Siki1, Ibrahim Sultan2, Matthew Kramer1, Elizabeth K. Walsh1, Virginia Buckley-Blaskovich1, Melanie A. Freas1, Prashanth Vallabhajosyula1, Nimesh D. Desai1, Wilson Y. Szeto1, Joseph E. Bavaria1.
1University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA, 2University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.
Annulus Stabilization Technique Prevents Paravalvular Leak After Intuity Valve Implantation
Enrico Ferrari, Elena Capirali, Rafael Trunfio, Tiziano Torre, Giorgio Franciosi, Tiziano Cassina, Gabriele Casso, Giovanni Pedrazzini, Stefanos Demertzis.
CCT, Lugano, Switzerland.
Deleterious Effects Of Loss Of Autonomy Assessed By The Katz Index On Resultsof Aortic Valvular Replacement In The Elderly
Nicolas d'Ostrevy, Hung Ngo Thanh, Céline Lambert, Frédéric Martin-Condé, Gildas Coutu, Bruno Lesourd, Bruno Pereira, Mehdi Farhat, Kasra Azarnoush, Lionel Camilleri.
CHU G Montpied, Clermont-ferrand, France.
Comparison of Clinical Outcomes of Redo Cardiac Surgery in Patients with Prior Valve or Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery
Johanna Maier, Dr., Oliver J. Liakopoulos, PD Dr., Denise Auth, Elmar Kuhn, PD Dr. med, Ingo Slottosch, Dr., Yeong-Hoon Choi, Prof. Dr., Jens Wippermann, Prof. Dr., Thorsten Wahlers, Prof. Dr.
Department of cardiothoracic surgery at University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany.
Mechanical Aortic Valve Prosthesis - Desastrous Anticoagulation Management And Lower Quality Of Life
Doreen Richardt, Stanislaw Tsvelodub, Hans-Hinrich Sievers.
University Hospital of Schleswig-Holstein, Lübeck, Germany.
Implementation of Sutureless Aortic Valve Implantation into Cardiac Surgical Routine
Harald C. Eichstaedt1, Jerry Easo1, Khaled Alnaweiseh2, Alexander Weymann1, Pascal Dohmen1.
1University Hospital Oldenburg, Oldenburg, Germany, 2University Hospital Oldenburg, European Medical School Oldenburg-Groningen, Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg, Oldenburg, Germany.
Simple Interrupted Suturing For Aortic Valve Replacement In Patient With Severe Aortic Stenosis
MinHo Ju, Joon Bum Kim, Sung-Ho Jung, Suk Jung Choo, Cheol Hyun Chung, Jae Won Lee.
Asian Medical Center, Seoul, Korea, Republic of.
Midterm Haemodynamic Performance of the St. Jude Medical Trifecta Valve in the Small Aortic Annulus. Is there really a need for Aortic Root Enlargement Surgery?
Benjamin M. Adams, Jacob Chacko, Joy Edlin, Shirish Ambekar, John Yap, Kulvinder Lall.
Barts Heart Centre, London, United Kingdom.
Biological Versus Mechanical Aortic Valve Replacement: Mid-term Outcomes and Echocardiographic Evaluation of Left Ventricular Mass Regression
Vincenzo D. Caruso, Darren Titmarsh, Sunny Pleaseant, Alberto Albanese, Arvind Singh, Sudhir Bhusari, Inderpaul Birdi.
Basildon and Thurrock University Hospital, Basildon, United Kingdom.
Should Model For End Stage Liver Diseases (MELD) And MELD-based Scores Be Routinely Applied To Preoperative Assesment Of Patient Undergoing Valvular Cardiac Surgery?
Pasquale Totaro, MD,PhD, Alessandra Sbaffi, MD, Andrea Maria D'Armini, MD,Prof, Alessandro Mazzola, MD.
Cardiac Surgery IRCCS Foundation San Matteo, Pavia, Italy.
Aortic Root Surgery for Marfan Disease: a Contemporary Overview
Frederiek Heer, de1, Arjen L. Gökalp2, Jolanda Kluin1, Tom Treasure3, John Pepper4, Bas A.J.M. Mol, de1, Hanneke J.M. Takkenberg2.
1Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 3University College London, London, United Kingdom, 4Royal Brompton Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
Severe Aortic Stenosis : Symptomatic Versus Asymptomatic Presentation
Bharati Shivalkar, Bert Ectors, Marguerite Faure, Hein Heidbuchel.
Antwerp University Hospital, Edegem, Belgium.
Mid-Term Follow-up with the Carpentier Edwards Perimount Magna Ease Bioprosthesis
Yasir Abu-Omar, DPhil, Taufiek K. Rajab, Antonella Ferrara, Jules Hernández-Sánchez, Christine Mills, Bushra Rana, John Dunning, FRCS.
Papworth Hospital, Papworth, United Kingdom.
Pregnancy After Ross Procedure - Life'S Little Pleasures
Doreen Richardt, Ulrich Stierle, Hans-Hinrich Sievers.
University Hospital of Schleswig-Holstein, Lübeck, Germany.
Does The Type Of Prosthesis Affect Clinical Outcomes After Valve Replacement In Patients With Rheumatic Heart Disease?
Ronny Ben-Avi, Alexander Koagn, MD, Leonid Sternik, Eilon Ram, Alexander Lipey, Sergei Amunts, Shany Levin, Micha Feinberg, Ehud Raanani.
Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel.
European Single-Center Experience with a Rapid Deployment Aortic Bioprosthesis
Jose M. Arribas, Piero Farina, Maydelin Lorenzo, Adriana Gonzalez, Javier Masso, Ruben Taboada, Antonio Jimenez, Jose M. Parra, Victor Ray, Julio J. Garcia-Puente, Francisco Gutierrez, Sergio J. Cánovas.
Hospital Clínico Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain.
A Systematic Review Of Outcomes Of Composite Mechanical Root Replacement Compared To Composite Biological Root Replacement
Mohamad Bashir, Amer Harky, Damian Balmforth, Martin Yates, David Bleetman, Neil Roberts, Stephen Edmondson, Rakesh Uppal.
Barts Heart Centre, St. Bartholomew's Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
The impact of combined Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting during Aortic Valve Replacement in over 85-year old patients
Sandro Sponga, Leonardo Torracchi, Andrea Lechiancole, Enzo Mazzaro, Igor Vendramin, Ugolino Livi.
Udine University Hospital, Udine, Italy.
Efficacy of Small Size Trifecta Aortic Valves on Hemodynamic Performance and Clinical Outcome
Takashi Yasukawa, Susumu Manabe, Daisuke Hiraoka, Masahiro Onuki, Kazunobu Hirooka.
Tsuchiura Kyodo General Hospital, Ibaraki, Japan.
Quality Of Life Before And After AVR And CABG Procedures
Peteris Stradins, Kristians Meidrops.
Pauls Stradins University hospital, Riga, Latvia.
Surgical Outcomes of Native and Prosthetic Valve Infective Endocarditis
Chan-Young Na.
Keimyung University, Daegu, Korea, Republic of.
Impact Of Acute Kidney Injury After Cardiac Surgery On Short-term Outcomes
Giuseppe Petrone, Paolo Pisani, Giulio Tessitore, Luca Sandrelli, Mario Fabbrocini.
Policlinico di Monza - Heart Centre - Cittŕ di Alessandria, Alessandria, Italy.
Prognosis Of Maternal Valvular Heart Disease
Soundouss Ballali, Kamal Belkadi, Anass Assaidi, Ihssane Moussaid, Said Salmi, Rachida Habbal.
Chu Ibn Rochd, Casablanca, Morocco.
Analysis of Risk Factors of Neoaortic Regurgitation after the Arterial Switch Operation from a Single Center in China
Lei Qi, Kai Ma, Sen Zhang, Qiuming Chen, Shoujun Li.
Peking Union Medical College, Fuwai Hospital, Beijing, China.
Early Haemodynamic Performance of the Latest Generation Crown PRT Aortic Prosthesis - a Prospective Study
Simon Duggan, Syed Sadeque, Danai Karamanou, Kareem Salhiyyah, Dimitrios Pousios, Clifford Barlow.
Wessex Cardiothoracic Unit, Southampton, United Kingdom.
Five Year Experience Of The Haemodynamic Performance Of The St. Jude Medical Trifecta Aortic Bioprosthesis In Octogenerians
Benjamin M. Adams, Jacob Chacko, Joy Edlin, Shirish Ambekar, John Yap, Kulvinder Lall.
Barts Heart Centre, London, United Kingdom.
Male-Female Differences in Disease Presentation, Treatment Decisions and Treatment Outcomes in Patients undergoing Aortic Valve-Surgery: A Systematic Review
Sadaf Soloukey Tbalvandany, BSc1, Arjen L. Gökalp, BSc2, Mostafa M. Mokhles, MD PhD LLM1, Jolien W. Roos-Hesselink, MD PhD1, Ad J. J. C. Bogers, MD PhD1, Johanna J. M. Takkenberg, MD PhD1.
1Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 2VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Sutureless Aortic Valve Replacement with Perceval S: a Single Center Experience
Jerome Baert, Parla Astarci, Philippe Noirhomme, Gebrine El Khoury, Laurent de Kerchove.
Cliniques Universitaires Saint-Luc, Brussels, Belgium.
2-day Hospital Stay After Cardiac Surgery: The Holy Grail?
Sreekumar Subramanian, Joshua S. Hall, MSM.
TriStar Centennial Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA.
The UK Outcome of Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm repair in Marfan Syndrome Patients
Mohamad Bashir1, Amer Harky1, Manish Soni1, Damian Balmforth1, Martin Yates1, Amir Sheikh1, John Yap1, Aung Oo2, Rakesh Uppal1.
1Barts Heart Centre, St. Bartholomew's Hospital, London, United Kingdom, 2Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital, Liverpool, United Kingdom.
Comparison Of Long Term Data After Mechanical And Biological Aortic Valve Replacement In Young Patients - Choice Between Two Evils?
Doreen Richardt, Stanislaw Tsvelodub, Hans-Hinrich Sievers.
University Hospital of Schleswig-Holstein, Lübeck, Germany.
Preprocedural Multidimensional Geriatric Assessment In Older Patients With Heart Valve Disease And Heart Failure: Results From The Metrics Study
Natalia Pavone, Piergiorgio Bruno, Gianluigi Perri, Andrea Mazza, Stefano Marwan Mangini, Federico Cammertoni, Marialisa Nesta, Emanuele Marzetti, Massimo Massetti.
A. Gemelli Hospital, Rome, Italy.
How Much Does a Valve Implantation Cost and What Are the Health Care Costs Afterwards?
Simone A. Huygens1, Lucas M.A. Goossens2, Judith A. van Erkelens3, Johanna J.M. Takkenberg1, Maureen P.M.H. Rutten-van Mölken4.
1Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 2Department of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 3Vektis, Zeist, Netherlands, 4Institute for Medical Technology Assessment / Department of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands.
A Systematic Review Of Valve Sparing Aortic Root Replacement Compared To Composite Root Replacement
Mohamad Bashir1, Amer Harky1, Damian Balmforth1, Amir Khosravi1, Kit Wong1, Bejal Pandya1, Victor Tsang1, John Yap1, Rakesh Uppal1, Aung Oo2.
1Barts Heart Centre, St. Bartholomew's Hospital, London, United Kingdom, 2Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital, Liverpool, United Kingdom.
Stentless Root Replacement Vs Mechanical Valve In Isolated Aortic Valve Disease: Hemodynamics And Functional Capacity Results.
Matteo Pettinari, Gabriele Tamagnini, Roger Devotini, Zi Bertrand, Christiaan Vankerrebroeck, Robert Dion, Ziekenhuis Gutermann.
Ziekenhuis Oost Limburg, Genk, Belgium.
Long-Term Outcome of Mitral Valve Repair Compared with Mitral Valve Replacement - Single Center Experience
Grigore Tinica1, Mihail Enache1, Diana Anghel1, Victor Prisacari1, Raluca Ozana Chistol1, Cristina Furnica2.
1Cardiovascular Diseases Institute, Iasi, Romania, 2"Grigore T. Popa" University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Iasi, Romania.
Unfavourable Fate of an Excellent Aortic Biological Prosthesis : The ATS Medtronic 3F. Report of a Single Surgeon Experience with 220 cases at 8 Years
Guglielmo Stefanelli, MD, Barbara Campisano, MD, Fabrizio Pirro, MD, Alina Olaru, MD, Massimo Longo, MD, Giuseppe Danniballe, MD.
Hesperia Hospital, modena, Italy.
Aortic Root Surgery in Marfan Syndrome
Chan-Young Na.
Keimyung University, Daegu, Korea, Republic of.
Development of a Needs Assessment Tool for Scaling Up Cardiac Surgery in African Countries
Jessica Forcillo1, David A. Watkins2, Vinod H. Thourani1, Liesl Zuhlke3.
1Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA, 2University of Washington, Washington, DC, USA, 3University of CapeTown, CapeTown, South Africa.
Aortic Valve Replacement With Sutureless Valve In High-risk Patients
Soonchang Hong, Chun Sung Byun, Joong Whan Oh.
Wonju College of Medicine, Yonsei University, Wonju, Korea, Republic of.
Early Haemodynamic Outcomes Of Perceval Sutureless Aortic Valve
Olusola Fatoke, Maryam Ahmed, David Mozalbat, Iakovos Ttofi, Walid Elmahdy, Michael O Murphy, Ulrich Rosendahl, George Asimakopolous.
Royal Brompton Hospital, Middlesex London, United Kingdom.
A New Stentless Bio-Conduit for Bentall Operation
Guglielmo Stefanelli, MD, Fabrizio Pirro, MD, Alina Olaru, MD, Luigi Steffanon, MD, Mariassunta Telesca, MD, Giuseppe Danniballe, MD.
Hesperia Hospital, modena, Italy.
Myocardial Protection To Keep The Cycle Aerobic Is The Key TO REDUCE MORTALITY In AVR In Severe LV Dysfunction
Virendar Sarwal, Ajay Sinha.
Max Superspeciality Hospital, Mohali, Chandigarh, India.
Sutureless Valves For Avr In Old Patients. Choosing the valve.
Vadim Dalinin, Igor Borisov.
Mandrika Central Military Hospital, Moscow, Russian Federation.
Epidemiology, Characteristics, And Outcome of Infective Endocarditis in East London: A Cohort Study of 654 Patients Over 10 years
Mohamad Bashir1, Matthew Shaw2, Martin Yates1, Amer Harky1, Manish Soni1, Kit Wong1, Wael Awad1, Kulvinder Lall1, Rakesh Uppal1.
1Barts Heart Centre, St. Bartholomew's Hospital, London, United Kingdom, 2Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital, Liverpool, United Kingdom.
Anticoagulation management in Sutureless Aortic Valves
Muhammet Onur Hanedan, Mehmet Ali Yürük, Ufuk Sayar, Ilker Mataracı.
Ahi Evren Thorax Cardiovascular Surgery Education & Research Hospital, Trabzon, Turkey.

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Aortic Valve Leaflet Repair: 13 Years-Experience Analysis
Carlo Antona1, Monica Contino2, Claudia Romagnoni2, Rubina Rosa2, Guido Gelpi2, Paolo Vanelli2, Andrea Mangini2.
1Universitŕ degli Studi di Milano, Milano, Italy, 2ASST Fatebenefratelli-Sacco, Milano, Italy.
A Novel Collapsing System Reduces Sutureless Aortic valve Profile Without Compromising Pericardial Structural Integrity
Mila Della Barbera, Marialuisa Valente, Cristina Basso, Gaetano Thiene, Sr..
University of Padova, Padova, Italy.
Aortic Annular Systen
Pallav Shah1, Caludia Romagnoni2, Michal Javorek3, Federico Lucherini3, Monica Contino2, Alan Menkis1, Carlo Antona2, Riccardo Vismara3.
1Cardiac sciences program, Winnipeg, MB, Canada, 2Ospedale Luigi Sacco, Milan, Italy, 3Politecnico di Milano, Department of Electronic, Information and Bioengineering, Milan, Italy.
Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Versus Concomitant Mitral Valve Annuloplasty In Moderate Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation: 4 Years Follow Up
AHMED F. ELMAHROUK1, Tamer E. Hamouda2, Mohamed F. Ismail3, AHMED Jamjoom4, Hanan Radwan5.
1Faculty of Medicine Tanta University, tanta, Egypt, 2Faculty of Medicine Benha University, Benha, Egypt, 3Faculty of Medicine Mansoura University, Mansoura, Egypt, 4King Faisal Specialist Hospital And research Center, JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, 5Faculty of Medicine Zagazig University, Zagazig, Egypt.
Can we repair The Organic Tricuspid Valve Lesions. Five Years Follow up and multi-centric Study.
marwan H. elkassas1, Hany Faisal1, Hassan Salah1, Sherif Elsayed1, Ahmed Shaaban1, Ahmed Gaafar2, Hisham Batanony2, mohamed Hagag3, Hany Eldomiaty1.
1suez canal university, Ismailia, Egypt, 2Cairo university, Cairo, Egypt, 3Menoufia Faculty of medicine, menoufia, Egypt.
Aortic Valve Repair: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Published Literature
Mohamad Bashir1, Amer Harky1, Manuela Pizzuti1, TY Hsia1, Alex Shipolini1, Benjamin Adams1, Katherine VonKlemperer1, Rakesh Uppal1, Aung Oo2.
1Barts Heart Centre, St. Bartholomew's Hospital, London, United Kingdom, 2Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital, Liverpool, United Kingdom.
Mid-term Results of Mitral Annuloplasty For Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation
Sachiko Yamazaki, Satoshi Numata, Keiichi Itatani, Kazuki Morimoto, Suguru Ohira, Haruka Fu, Hitoshi Yaku.
Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan.
Complete Surgical Repair of Tetralogy of Fallot
and Reoperation in Adulthood: Addressing the Right Ventricular Outflow Tract,
Pulmonary and Tricuspid Valves

Patrick T. Roughneen, Ghannam Al-Dossari, Vincent R. Conti, Abe DeAnda.
University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA.
Surgical Treatment For Functional Mitral Regurgitation In Patients With Aortic Valvular Disease And Left Ventricular Dysfunction
Ivan Scopin, Eleonora Kuts, Vladimir Mironenko, Marina Mironenko.
Bakoulev Center for Cardiovascular Surgery, Moscow, Russian Federation.
Single Modified Versus Double Patch Technique In Complete Atrio-Ventricular Septal Defect : A United Kingdom Centre Experience
Paolo Maria de Siena, Stefano Congiu.
Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, United Kingdom.
Starting Valve Sparing Root Repair - a single Surgeon, single Center Experience
Andreas Vötsch, Luay Salaymeh, Ismar Ovcina, Otto E. Dapunt.
Medical University Graz, Graz, Austria.
Results of Surgical Treatment of Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation
Alexander Vavilov, Pavel Kakhktsyan, Inessa Slivneva, Mikhail Latyshev, Ivan Scopin.
Bakoulev Scientific Center for Cardiovascular Surgery, Moscow, Russian Federation.

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Survival Of Patients Requiring Pace Maker Implantation After Tavi
Silvana Hamati, Mirk Doss, Christoph Liebetrau, Walther Thomas, Mani Arsalan.
Kerckhoff Heart Center Bad Nauheim, Bad Nauheim, Germany.
Middle Eastern Experience in Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery
walid Abukhudair, Bayan alshaikh, mai albrakati, Maher Alnajjar.
KFAFH, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
Medtentia Annuloplasty System: Results of an Early Feasibility Study in 11 Patients after 513 Overall Combined Follow-Up Months
Kalervo Werkkala1, Antti Vento2, Joerg Breitkopf3, Antero Sahlman2, Olavi Lammintausta2, Jarmo Simpanen2, Leo Ihlberg2, Hans-Reinhard Zerkowski4.
1Vaasa Central Hospital, Vaasa, Finland, 2Heart and Lung Center, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland, 3Phoenix Medical Consulting, Rheinbach, Germany, 4Retired Chairman University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland.
Single-Centre Experience Of Rapid Deployment Aortic Valve Replacement In High-Risk Surgical Patients
Anthony J. Chambers, Chengyuan Zhang, Haris Koutsogiannidis, Vincenzo Giordano, Renzo Pessotto.
Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom.
Minimally Invasive Aortic Valve Replacement Through A Right Anterior Minithoracotomy
Parvez Ahamed.
Vydehi Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Bangalore, India.
Minimally Invasive Surgery Treatment of Atrial Septal Defect: Early Outcomes from a Single Centre Experience.
Vincenzo D. Caruso, Inderpaul Birdi.
Basildon and Thurrock University Hospital, Basildon, United Kingdom.
Right Antrolateral Minithoracotomy Versus Median Sternotomy In Mitral Valve Surgery
Tarek Salah ElDin Abdallah Rizk, Sr., Mostafa Saber, Tarek ELtaweil, Naser Rasmy.
Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt.
Minimally Invasive AVR With Sutureless Aortic Bioprostheses in High and Intermediate Risk Patients, a Reliable Alternative to TAVI?
Alberto Albertini, Luca Caprili, Enrico Amoncelli, Corrado Fedeli, Nasser Fahim.
Salus Hospital GVM Care & Research, Reggio Emilia, Italy.

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Patient-prosthesis Mismatch In New Generation Trans-catheter Heart Valves: A Propensity Score Analysis
Dominique Grisoli, MD, Alexis Theron, MD, Johan Pinto, MD, Karolina Griffiths, MBChB, MSc, Erwan Salaun, MD, Nicolas Jaussaud, MD, Eleonore Ravis, MD, Marc Lambert, MD, Lyna Messous, RCA, Cecile Anamatiou, RCA, Thomas Cuisset, MD, PhD, Vlad Gariboldi, MD, Roch Giorgi, MD, PhD, Gilbert Habib, MD, Frederic Collart, MD.
La Timone Hospital, Marseille, France.
Combining Experimental Measurements and Clinical Findings with Computational Modeling to assess Adverse Events of TAVR
Simon J. Sonntag1, Desiree Pott2, Matthias Menne2, Ulrich Steinseifer2, Tim A.S. Kaufmann1.
1enmodes GmbH, Aachen, Germany, 2Department of Cardiovascular Engineering, RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Germany.
A Single Center Experience With Sutureless Aortic Prostheses: How To Reduce Postoperative Pacemaker Implantation?
Antonio Lio, Antonio Miceli, Matteo Ferrarini, Mattia Glauber.
Istituto Clinico Sant'Ambrogio, Milano, Italy.

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Off-the-shelf Human Engineered Heart Valves for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement
Valentina Lintas1, Emanuela S. Fioretta1, Etem Caliskan2, Hector Rodriguez2, Nikola Cesarovic2, Simon P. Hoerstrup1, Maximilian Y. Emmert2.
1University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland, 2UniversitätsSpital Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland.
Lack of Rejection and Evidence of Autologous Cell Repopulation Following Heterotopic Implantation of Decellularized Pulmonary Homografts: Pathological Evaluation In A Murine Model
Mila Della Barbera, Arben Dedja, Cosimo Rasola, Michela Pozzobon, Anna Milan, Marialuisa Valente, Giovanni Stellin, Gaetano Thiene, Sr., Massimo Padalino.
University of Padova, Padova, Italy.