Journal of Artificial Organs

, Volume 21, Issue 2, pp 125–131 | Cite as

Transcatheter heart valve for aortic valve implantation: republication of the article published in the Japanese Journal of Artificial Organs

  • Hideki Oshima
Review Artificial Valve


This review was created based on a translation of the Japanese review first reported in the Japanese Journal of Artificial Organs in 2015 (vol. 44, no. 3, pp. 136–140), with some modifications.


Transcatheter heart valve (THV) Transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) Balloon-expandable valve (BEV) Self-expandable valve (SEV) 


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Conflict of interest

The author has no COIs.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Cardiac SurgeryNagoya University Graduate School of MedicineNagoyaJapan

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