Transcatheter therapy of structural heart disease is advancing rapidly. Due to the less invasive approach, transcatheter techniques have replaced surgery as the standard procedure for atrial septal defect and patent foramen ovale closure.

Evolving interventional techniques allow treatment of paravalvular leaks, ventricular septal defects and valve replacement, especially the rapid evolution and newer indications for transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR).


An Update on Patent Foramen Ovale Closure


Interventional Cardiology 2009;4(1):73-5

Bionert Stent Angiographic Study


Interventional Cardiology 2008;3(1):55-8

Clinical and Procedural Evaluation of the Nile Croco® Dedicated Stent for Bifurcation - Six-month Clinical Follow-up Results of the Nile Croco Registry


Interventional Cardiology 2008;3(1):46-50

Technical Evolution of Carotid Stents