MedicalResearch.com Interview with:
Annapoorna Kini, MD
Zena and Michael A Wiener Professor of Medicine
Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
Mount Sinai Heart at Mount Sinai Hospital
MedicalResearch.com: What is the background for this study?
- Expanding indication and use of Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) poses a unique problem of coronary access after valve implantation.
- Troubleshooting tools and techniques have been published but are not available at the fingertips of the user at all the times.
- We tried to address this unique problem with an innovative educational mobile application (app) called “TAVRcathAID”.