Posts Tagged ‘transcatheter aortic valave replacement’

March 31st, 2014

Are We Equipped to Make a CHOICE Between TAVR Devices?

E. Murat Tuzcu offers his perspective on the CHOICE trial comparing the CoreValve and Edwards Sapien XT devices for transcatheter aortic valve replacement.

February 21st, 2014

Unpacking a Systematic Review of TAVR Research


Philip Green and Kumar Dharmarajan explore how best to identify which patients benefit most from transcatheter aortic valve replacement.

October 29th, 2013

Pivotal Results for Medtronic’s CoreValve

Key data on what will likely be the second transcatheter aortic valve to gain approval in the U.S. were presented today at the Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) 2013 Conference in San Francisco. Jeffrey Popma, co-principal investigator of the trial, presented the major results from the CoreValve U.S. Pivotal Trial in patients who were too ill or frail for traditional open […]

June 3rd, 2013

How Do Patients with CAD Fare After TAVR?


Sachin Goel discusses his research group’s literature review focusing on patients with coronary artery disease who are evaluated for — and those who undergo — transcatheter aortic valve replacement.