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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 gained and $43,114 per life-year (LY) gained.

Reynolds M, Lei Y, Wang K, Chinnakondepalli K, et al. Cost-Effectiveness of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement with a Self-Expanding Prosthesis Versus Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement. JACC. 2016; 67(1): 29-38. http://www.onlinejacc.org/content/67/1/29

Reference

Title
Cost-Effectiveness of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement with a Self-Expanding Prosthesis Versus Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement
Publication
JACC
Publication Date
2016
Authors
Reynolds M, Lei Y, Wang K, Chinnakondepalli K, et al.
Volume & Issue
Volume 67, Issue 1
Pages
29-38
URL
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