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Does Newer Mean Better?

Neil Ruparelia, DPhil, MRCP1,2;  Azeem Latib, MD1; and Antonio Colombo, MD1

1San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
2Imperial College, London, United Kingdom

Transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) has rapidly expanded following the first reported case in 2002 to now being the recommended treatment option for high-risk or inoperable patients with severe… 362 more words


tavi brilliance

I’ve been majorly fangirling over Tavi lately (moreso than usual! whattt) and stumbled on this quote:

Last night I was listening to Charlie Kaufman’s BAFTA speech, and he cited an e.e.

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Review of Captain's Fury by Jim Butcher

Captain’s Fury
Codex Alera Book 4
By Jim Butcher

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Genre: High Fantasy
Number of Pages: 464

Date Started: February 11, 2016
Date Finished: February 14, 2016… 332 more words

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Review of Cursor's Fury by Jim Butcher

Cursor’s Fury
Codex Alera Book 3
By Jim Butcher

Star Rating: 

Genre: High Fantasy
Number of Pages: 448Date Started: January 31, 2016
Date Finished: February 11, 2016… 333 more words

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Review of Academ's Fury by Jim Butcher

Academ’s Fury
Codex Alera Book 2
By Jim Butcher

Star Rating: 

Genre: High Fantasy
Number of Pages: 720

Date Started: January 21, 2016
Date Finished: January 31, 2016… 287 more words

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Pseudomonas aeruginosa Infective Endocarditis Following Aortic Valve Implantation: A Note of Caution!


Transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) is an alternative treatment for severe aortic valve stenosis (AS) in patients with prohibitive risk for surgical aortic valve replacement (SAVR). 122 more words

Are Outcomes of TAVR Better in Teaching Hospitals?

Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) has become a cornerstone in the management of severe aortic stenosis. Large-scale nationwide data on factors impacting outcomes and complications of this new procedure, however, are sparse. 367 more words