Table 2

Comparison of percutaneous pulmonary valve options

ValveManufacturerTypeApproved useOff-label useExpandable diameter (mm)Delivery system (Fr)
Melody ValveMedtronicBovine jugular venous valve sutured in covered Cheatham-platinum stentRVOT conduits >16 mmNative RVOT, smaller conduits20, 2222
Edwards SAPIEN ValveEdwardsBovine pericardial tissue valve mounted on stainless steel stentConduits >21 mmNative RVOT23, 2622–24
SAPIEN XTEdwardsBovine pericardial tissue valve mounted on stainless steel stentAortic, mitralRV-PA conduit20, 23, 26, 2918–19
Native Outflow Trace deviceMedtronicPorcine pericardial valve mounted on nitinol stent with hourglass contourNative RVOT (investigational)25
Venus-P valveVenus MedtechPorcine pericardium valve in covered self-expanding stent with flailed endsNative RVOT (investigational)20–3214–22
  • PA, pulmonary artery; RV, right ventricular; RVOT, right ventricular outflow tract.