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Post-procedural myocardial infarction following surgical and trans-catheter aortic valve replacement

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1. University of Leeds, school of medicine, Leeds, West Yorkshire, UNITED KINGDOM; 2. University of Leeds; 3. University of Leeds; 4. University of Leeds; 5. University of Leeds; 6. University of Leeds; 7. University of Leed; 8. Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust; 9. Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust; 10. Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust; 11. University of Leeds; 12. University of Leeds

Abstract

Aims: Myocardial injury assessed using cardiac biomarker release is ubiquitous following surgical (SAVR) and trans-catheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI), preventing accurate discrimination between focal myocardial infarction (MI) and global injury. Cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) late gadolinium enhancement (LGE) imaging was used to compare rates of new MI following SAVR and TAVI.

Methods and results: Identical CMR scans…

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