Impact of On-Clopidogrel Platelet Reactivity on Incidence of Hypoattenuated Leaflet Thickening After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement.

Affiliation

University Heart Center Freiburg-Bad Krozingen, Department of Cardiology and Angiology II, Bad Krozingen, Germany. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

To assess the impact of on-clopidogrel platelet reactivity (PR) on HALT, the authors prospectively tested whether patients with below-median on-clopidogrel PR have a lower incidence of HALT compared with those with above-median on-clopidogrel PR.

Keywords

HALT,TAVR,antiplatelet therapy,leaflet thrombosis,platelets,