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Table 3 Implanted prostheses diameters

From: Mid-term results of 150 TAVI comparing apical versus femoral approaches

Prosthesis diameter (mm) All prostheses implanted (n = 149) Transfemoral approach (n = 78) Transapical approach (n = 72) p
23 52 (34.9 %) 30 (38.5 %) 22 (30.6 %) 0.169
26 64 (42.9 %) 37 (47.4 %) 27 (37.5 %) 0.154
29 25 (16.8 %) 6 (7.7 %) 21 (29.2 %) <0.001
31 6 (4.0 %) 5 (6.4 %) 1 (1.4 %) 0.083