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Filter devices protect patients from stroke during aortic valve replacement

Heather Mason   |   26 September 2022

Using a cerebral embolic protection (CEP) device to capture debris during transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) may protect patients from stroke. During TAVR, small particles from the valve or blood vessel can become loose, with the risk of occlusion and consequent stroke.

In a new clinical trial involving 3000 patients undergoing...

          

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