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The heart team, TAVI and natural selection
(South African Heart Association, 2016)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The announcement in 2002 that Alan Cribier had performed the first Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI) ranked right up there with the announcement that the first heart transplant had been ...
Evaluating a bioprosthetic anterior mitral valve leaflet made from autologous jugular vein and expanded polytetrafluoroethylene (Gore-Tex) chordae in a sheep model
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2016-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The purpose of this study was to evaluate whether an autologous vein graft supported by expanded polytetrafluoroethylene (Gore-Tex) chordae can be used to replace an anterior mitral valve leaflet and ...