Table 3: Periprocedural bleeding and vascular complications.

COMPLICATIONN=86 (%)

Bleedings (BARC criteria)12 (14)
 Type I6 (7)
 Type II2 (2)
 Type III4 (5)
 Type IV0
 Type V0
Vascular complications (VARC criteria)2 (2)
 Major vascular complication0
 Minor vascular complication2
 Percutaneous closure device failure0

BARC= Bleeding Academic Research Consortium; VARC= Valve Academic Research Consortium; see text for detailed description of complications.