Joint consensus statement and guideline on transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) in South Africa - October 2016

  • Hellmuth Weich Division of Cardiology, Tygerberg Hospital and University of Stellenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa
  • Jacques Scherman Chris Barnard Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Cape Town, Observatory, South Africa


The South African Heart Association (SA Heart), together with 2 of its special interest groups, South African Society of Cardiovascular Intervention (SASCI) and Society of Cardiothoracic Surgeons of South Africa (SCTSSA) represent the scientific, educational, socio-economic, ethical and professional interests of South African cardiac specialists, with a combined membership of over 200 members.