New approaches are under development to reduce ischemic stroke damage and other damage occuring because of stroke.
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Cost-effectiveness of TAVR in sSAS patients
Patients with severe symptomatic aortic stenosis (sSAS) considered to be at high surgical risk who underwent transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) experienced lifetime incremental cost-effectiveness ratios of $55,090 per QALY… [ Get More Details ]
Effectiveness of treating ischemic strokert-PA within 3 hours of symptom onset
A study of the victims with effectiveness of treating ischemic strokert-PA within 3 hours of symptom onset showed a decrease in rehabilitation costs of $1.4 million and nursing home costs of… [ Get More Details ]
Satisfaction rates of heart valve disease patients with their treatment
Performing renal angioplasty to unclog arteries costs $6,000 less than performing a surgical bypass operation. When post-procedure costs are factored in, it costs $14,000 less. The performance of renal angioplasty… [ Get More Details ]