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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Barbanti, Marco; Piazza, Nicolò; Mangiafico, Sarah; Buithieu, Jean; Bleiziffer, Sabine; Ronsivalle, Giuseppe; Scandura, Salvatore; Giuffrida, Angelo; Popolo Rubbio, Antonio; Mazzamuto, Massimo; Sgroi, Carmelo; Lange, Rüdiger; Tamburino, Corrado 
Title:
Transcatheter Mitral Valve Implantation Using the HighLife System. 
Abstract:
This study is the first report of 2 cases of HighLife (HighLife, Paris, France) implantation in humans.Transcatheter mitral valve implantation represents a promising approach to treating mitral regurgitation in patients at increased risk of perioperative mortality. The HighLife transcatheter mitral valve is a 2-component system. The valve is implanted in the mitral position and is anchored by interacting and then reaching an equilibrium position with a previously positioned subannular implant.Th...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
JACC Cardiovasc Interv 
Year:
2017 
Journal volume:
10 
Journal issue:
16 
Pages contribution:
1662-1670 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
1936-8798 
TUM Institution:
Klinik für Herz- und Gefäßchirurgie