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“Valve in valve” through femoral approach to allow the later implantation of long-term left ventricle assist device: a case report

Authors: Isaac Pascual, Beatriz Díaz-Molina, José L. Lambert, Carlos Morales, Daniel Henández-Vaquero, Pablo Avanzas, Rocío Díaz, José Alonso, Víctor León, Félix E. Fernández-Suárez, Guillermo Muñiz-Albaiceta, Jacobo Silva, César Morís

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Long-term left ventricular assist devices (LVADs) may be indicated as a bridge to heart transplantation, as a bridge to candidacy or as a destination therapy, and their use in our environment is continuously growing. The