Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI) is as effective as surgery for patients with aortic stenosis who are classified as low risk, a major trial has shown. TAVI is currently reserved for high-risk patients who are deemed unsuitable for surgery, but findings from a multinational trial presented at the American College of Cardiology’s 2019 annual scientific meeting in New ...
TAVI as good as surgery for patients at low surgical risk
By Michael Woodhead
20 Mar 2019