- Successful transapical implantation of an Edwards Sapien valve within an insufficient aortic CoreValve prosthesis: an initial experienceSimone Schleger
Department of Cardiac Surgery, Hospital Bogenhausen, Munich, Germany
Ann Thorac Surg 95:1070-2. 2013..The balloon-expandable Sapien system caused a better expansion of the underdeployed CoreValve and the pericardial skirt adequately covered the leakage. The paravalvular regurgitation disappeared and the patient recovered...
- A primary pulmonary artery chondrosarcoma manifesting as acute pulmonary embolismSimone Schleger
Department of Cardiac Surgery, Hospital Bogenhausen, Munich, Germany Electronic address
Ann Thorac Surg 94:1731-3. 2012..The remaining tumor was treated with adjuvant chemotherapy. A positron emission tomography-computed tomography scan 6 months postoperatively showed a nearly complete remission...