Total medical costs for Afib patients over 15-month period
A study of Medicare beneficiaries with atrial fibrillation found that total medical costs for treating these patients during a 15-month follow-up period were an average of $24,000 per patient—63% of… [ Get More Details ]
SAS patient hospitalization costs
Symptomatic aortic stenosis (SAS) patients who do not undergo treatment cost Medicare as much as $1.3 billion each year due to rehospitalization, prolonged stays, admissions to skilled nursing facilities, and… [ Get More Details ]
Medicare beneficiaries AFib mortality rate
Of Medicare beneficiaries who receive an atrial fibrillation diagnosis, 1 in 4 will die within a year.
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