EuroPCR 2015 Highlights: Late-Breaking Trials

Summary

EuroPCR 2015 Course Co-Directors William Wijns, Belgium, and Stephan Windecker, Switzerland, discuss the NOTION and DEFLECT III studies with Robert Byrne.

Can TAVI replace surgical aortic valve replacement in low-risk patients yet? Find out more about the intriguing hypothesis the results at 2 years of the NOTION study are raising.

DEFLECT III shows that the use of cerebral protection devices may now show benefits not only in reduction in ischemic endpoints at imaging but also offer patients benefits in terms of neurocognitive function.