Percutaneous Structural and Valvular Heart Disease Interventions

Posted On 2020-09-15 11:45:53

Through this special issue of Cardiovascular Diagnosis and Therapy, we recognize the huge successes in this field with articles from experts on a wide variety of emerging innovations in the field of percutaneous structural heart disease treatments.

Percutaneous structural and valvular heart disease interventions
John P. Vavalle, Sameer Arora

Original Article
Trends and effect of atrial fibrillation on inpatient outcomes after transcatheter aortic valve replacement
Nikita Patil, Paula D. Strassle, Sameer Arora, Chinmay Patel, Kishorbhai Gangani, John P. Vavalle

Prognostic impact of myocardial contraction fraction in patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve replacement for aortic stenosis
Francisco J. Romeo, Ignacio M. Seropian, Sameer Arora, John P. Vavalle, Mariano Falconi, Pablo Oberti, Vadim Kotowicz, Carla R. Agatiello, Daniel H. Berrocal

Progression in the severity of aortic stenosis according to race among those with advanced chronic kidney disease
Aamir Husain, Sameer Arora, Paula D. Strassle, Greg Means, Chinmay Patel, Thomas G. Caranasos, Alan L. Hinderliter, John P. Vavalle

Impact of paroxysmal versus non-paroxysmal atrial fibrillation on outcomes in patients undergoing transcatheter mitral valve repair
Kishorbhai Gangani, Haytham Alkhaimy, Nikita Patil, Kranthi Sitammagari, Poonam Bhyan, Sameer Arora, John P. Vavalle

Review Article
Current state of the roles of alcohol septal ablation and surgical myectomy in the treatment of hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy
John S. Douglas Jr

Role of CT imaging in left atrial appendage occlusion for the WATCHMAN™ device
Mirna Kaafarani, Jacqueline Saw, Matthew Daniels, Thomas Song, Marianne Rollet, Sanel Kesinovic, Tony Lamorgese, Kati Kubiak, Zhihua Qi, Milan Pantelic, William O’Neill, Dee Dee Wang

Transcatheter aortic valve replacement in low risk patients: a review of PARTNER 3 and Evolut low risk trials
Joao Braghiroli, Kunal Kapoor, Torin P. Thielhelm, Tanira Ferreira, Mauricio G. Cohen

Review of alternative access in transcatheter aortic valve replacement
Adam Banks, Jeff Gaca, Todd Kiefer

Current status of transcatheter aortic valve replacement in India
Puneet Gupta, Sameer Arora, Arman Qamar, Mohit Gupta, Ashok Seth

Current state of transcatheter tricuspid valve repair
Dhaval Kolte, Sammy Elmariah

Training in structural heart disease: a fellow’s perspective
Bennet George, Sun Moon Kim, Matthew J. Chung

The series “Percutaneous Structural and Valvular Heart Disease Interventions” was commissioned by the editorial office, Cardiovascular Diagnosis and Therapy without any sponsorship or funding. John P. Vavalle and Sameer Arora served as the unpaid Guest Editors for the series.