Ten-year comparison of pericardial tissue valves versus mechanical prostheses for aortic valve replacement in patients younger than 60 years of age

Weber, Alberto; Noureddine, Hassan; Englberger, Lars; Dick, Florian; Gahl, Brigitta; Aymard, Thierry; Czerny, Martin; Tevaearai, Hendrik; Stalder, Mario; Carrel, Thierry Pierre (2012). Ten-year comparison of pericardial tissue valves versus mechanical prostheses for aortic valve replacement in patients younger than 60 years of age. Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, 144(5), pp. 1075-83. St. Louis, Mo.: Mosby 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2012.01.024

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Aortic valve replacement using a tissue valve is controversial for patients younger than 60 years old. The long-term survival in this age group, the expected event rates during long-term follow-up, and valve-related complications are not clearly determined.

Item Type:

Journal Article (Original Article)

Division/Institute:

04 Faculty of Medicine > Department of Cardiovascular Disorders (DHGE) > Clinic of Cardiovascular Surgery

UniBE Contributor:

Weber, Alberto; Englberger, Lars; Dick, Florian; Aymard, Thierry; Czerny, Martin; Tevaearai, Hendrik and Carrel, Thierry

ISSN:

0022-5223

Publisher:

Mosby

Language:

English

Submitter:

Factscience Import

Date Deposited:

04 Oct 2013 14:21

Last Modified:

06 Dec 2013 13:27

Publisher DOI:

10.1016/j.jtcvs.2012.01.024

PubMed ID:

22341653

Web of Science ID:

000310197900019

URI:

https://boris.unibe.ch/id/eprint/7118 (FactScience: 212292)

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