How should I treat a small, failing surgical bioprosthesis in a high surgical risk patient?
14 Sep 2017
A 77-year-old female who underwent surgical aortic valve replacement with a 21mm Mosaic bioprosthesis 13 years prior presented with worsening dyspnea on exertion. The patient was considered high surgical risk, so surgical valve replacement as well as valve-in-valve transcatheter aortic valve implantation were discussed as a treatment options.
How should I treat a patient with severe aortic valve stenosis with highly impaired left ventricular function and concomitant coronary heart disease?
07 Aug 2017
A complex and challenging case of a 71 year-old male with severe bicuspid aortic stenosis (with moderate regurgitation) and concomitant coronary artery disease and severe left ventricle dysfunction...
How should I treat severe aortic stenosis, severe calcific triple vessel coronary disease and high surgical risk?
11 Jul 2017
A high risk surgical patient with severe bilateral saphenous vein varicosities and previous endovascular repair for infra-renal aortic aneurysm presents with crescendo angina and breathlessness…
How should I treat edge restenosis lesion after implantation of an everolimus-eluting metallic stent?
19 May 2017
A 60-year-old male presented with newly developed exertional chest pain. He had undergone percutaneous coronary intervention with a drug-eluting stent (DES) in the mid left anterior descending (LAD) artery at another hospital two years ago...
How should I treat renal artery in-stent restenosis and stent fracture after endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair?
30 Apr 2017
A 68-year-old man with a history of prior endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair, with recurrent flash pulmonary oedema and renal artery revascularisation including redo renal artery interventions for in-stent restenosis, presented with renal failure, severe uncontrolled high blood pressure and left renal stent fracture. The patient was prepared for a third renal revascularisation procedure.