Transfemoral aortic valve replacement with the edwards sapien and edwards sapien xt prosthesis using exclusively local anesthesia and fluoroscopic guidance

JACC Cardiovascular Interventions, 06/08/2012

This single–center, prospective registry demonstrated the feasibility and safety of a simplified transfemoral transfemoral aortic valve replacement (TAVR) performed using only local anesthesia and fluoroscopic guidance in high surgical risk patients with severe aortic stenosis.

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