Journal of Transcatheter Valve Therapies (JTVT) is a peer-reviewed, open access journal publishing articles on Transcatheter Valve Therapies. Published continuously online, the journal is fully indexed in J-STAGE. JTVT welcomes submissions from around the world.

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Journal of Transcatheter Valve Therapies is an official journal of Japan Transcatheter Valve Therapies (Society) .

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Journal of Transcatheter Valve Therapies supplies comprehensive and clear Instructions to Authors, which offer guidance on article types and format, journal policies, and how to submit manuscripts.

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The journal welcomes submissions from around the world. Please consult the Instructions to Authors and the Author Checklist.

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How to Do ItApril 19, 2024

How Far Out-of-Range Smaller SAPIEN 3 Ultra RESILIA Valve Implantation with Overfilling Is Acceptable?

Katsunori Miyahara, Kenichi Ishizu, Shinichi Shirai, Tomohiro Suenaga, Ko Yamamoto, Akira Otani, Norihisa Miyawaki, Kenji Nakano, Tadatomo Fukushima, Euihong Ko, Yasuo Tsuru, Miho Nakamura, Toru Morofuji, Takashi Morinaga, Masaomi Hayashi, Akihiro Isotani, Nobuhisa Ohno, Shinichi Kakumoto, Kenji Ando

Objective: The repeatability of transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) is an important issue for younger patients or patients with early structural valve deterioration (SVD) concerns.

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Case ReportApril 10, 2024

Successful MitraClip Procedure Following Surgical Inferior Vena Cava Filter Removal

Tasuku Higashihara, Hiroki Ikenaga, Mikio Shigehara, Ayano Osawa, Takayuki Nakano, Yuichi Morita, Kiho Itakura, Noriaki Watanabe, Yoshiharu Sada, Hiroto Utsunomiya, Taiichi Takasaki, Shinya Takahashi, Yukiko Nakano

Objective: Mitral valve transcatheter edge-to-edge repair (TEER) is an effective therapeutic alternative to mitral valve surgery for high-risk surgical patients with mitral regurgitation (MR). The TEER route necessitates the use of the femoral vein approach. We present a case report of a patient with atrial functional MR (AFMR) and an indwelled inferior vena cava filter (IVCF) who underwent TEER using the MitraClip system (Abbott Vascular, Santa Clara, CA, USA).

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Original ArticleFebruary 22, 2024

Reverse Cardiac Remodeling after Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement in Patients with Low-Flow Low-Gradient Aortic Stenosis, Differences between Self-Expandable and Balloon-Expandable Valves

Ruri Ishibashi, Yusuke Watanabe, Akihisa Kataoka, Hirofumi Hioki, Hideyuki Kawashima, Ken Kozuma, Fumiaki Yashima, Shinichi Shirai, Norio Tada, et al.

Objective: To investigate reverse cardiac remodeling in self-expandable valve (SEV) and balloon-expandable valve (BEV) in patients with low-flow, low-gradient aortic stenosis (LFLGAS) who performed transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR).

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