Bioprosthetic Valve Risk Overstated

ACC Conference Reporter

TCT 2015 | SAN FRANCISCO — News reports claiming an increased stroke risk for patients with bioprosthetic aortic valves overstated the risk and triggered a near panic among patients implanted with the valves, according to Raj Makkar, MD, lead author of the study, which was published in The New England Journal of Medicine. Read More >>>

Keywords: Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics

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