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 ]
Disease specific status and generic health status improvements from TAVR and SAVR
Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) and surgical aortic valve replacement (SAVR) in intermediate risk symptomatic aortic stenosis (SAS) patients were associated with significant improvements in disease specific status (16 to… [ Get More Details ]
Adjusted-dose warfarin reduced stroke risk in AFib patients
Meta-analysis of randomized trials found that adjusted-dose warfarin reduced stroke risk in atrial fibrillation
patients by 60%. Antiplatelet agents reduced risk by 20%.
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