Monthly Archives: February 2015

Bioresorbable Vascular Scaffold Thrombosis in an All-Comer Population

By Lorenzo Azzalini, MD MSc, and Philippe L. L’Allier, MD Interventional Cardiology, Department of Medicine Montreal Heart Institute, Montreal, QC, Canada Bioresorbable vascular scaffolds (BVSs) are considered by some as the third great revolutionary advance in the field of interventional … Continue reading

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Don’t Dismantle the TAVR Heart Team

There is global debate how to make TAVR procedures less expensive. Some sites changed from general anesthesia to sedation, some go even beyond that and keep patients fully awake during the procedure. Some sites eliminated anesthesiologists, some even eliminated the … Continue reading

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