In 2010, ~67,500 surgical aortic valve replacements (SAVR) were performed in the U.S.
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Improvements in QoL from TAVR in SAS patients
Symptomatic aortic stenosis (SAS) patients who underwent transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) experienced quality of life (QoL) improvements from 5.3 at baseline (10 point scale with 10=best imaginable health state)… [ Get More Details ]
Survival rates of SAS patients ages 80+ with and without SAVR
A study of severe symptomatic aortic stenosis (sSAS) patients who received transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) found 30-day mortality of 2.2% for those who were high risk of surgical mortality/inoperable,… [ Get More Details ]
From approval in 2011 through 2015 >54,000 TAVRs were performed in 418 centers in 48 states