The flaws in the detail of an observational study on transcatheter aortic valve implantation versus surgical aortic valve replacement in intermediate-risks patients

Fabio Barili*, Nick Freemantle, Thierry Folliguet, Claudio Muneretto, Michele De Bonis, Martin Czerny, Jean Francois Obadia, Nawwar Al-Attar, Nikolaos Bonaros, Jolanda Kluin, Roberto Lorusso, Prakash Punjabi, Rafael Sadaba, Piotr Suwalskin, Umberto Benedetto, Andreas Boening, Volkmar Falk, Miguel Sousa-Uva, Pieter A. Kappetein, Lorenzo Menicanti

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1031-1035
Number of pages5
JournalEuropean Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery
Volume51
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2017

Keywords

  • Transcatheter valve therapy
  • Valve disease
  • Aortic valve replacement
  • Propensity score analysis
  • Statistical analysis
  • MITRAL REGURGITATION
  • MORTALITY
  • SOCIETY
  • EUROSCORE
  • SURGERY
  • SCORES
  • METAANALYSIS
  • RELIABILITY
  • STENOSIS
  • OUTCOMES

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Barili, F., Freemantle, N., Folliguet, T., Muneretto, C., De Bonis, M., Czerny, M., Obadia, J. F., Al-Attar, N., Bonaros, N., Kluin, J., Lorusso, R., Punjabi, P., Sadaba, R., Suwalskin, P., Benedetto, U., Boening, A., Falk, V., Sousa-Uva, M., Kappetein, P. A., & Menicanti, L. (2017). The flaws in the detail of an observational study on transcatheter aortic valve implantation versus surgical aortic valve replacement in intermediate-risks patients. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 51(6), 1031-1035. https://doi.org/10.1093/ejcts/ezx058