Aortic valve replacement

By Lara Laghetto 3 years ago

Audience: Surgeons, professionals hospitals
Description & process: The Aortic valve replacement is performed using an aortic porcine root valve, mounted on a Nitinol, self-expanding stent, delivered on a catheter through the apex of the heart, obviating the need for open heart surgery. Through feeler guided positioning, is repositionable and retrievable and provides optimal fixation with a clip mechanism.
Services used: Surgical Illustration