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#VisualAbstract: Transcatheter Aortic-Valve Replacement with a Self-Expanding Valve in Low-Risk Patients

15:13 EDT 29 Mar 2019 | 2 Minute Medicine

1. Among patients with severe aortic stenosis at low-risk for surgery, transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) with a self-expanding valve was noninferior to surgical aortic valve replacement (SAVR) with respect to a composite of all-cause mortality or disabling stroke at 24 months. 2. While all-cause mortality was similar between TAVR and SAVR at 24 months, […]
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