Among elderly with severe aortic stenosis (AS), Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment (CGA) originally contributed to address to transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) patients not suitable to surgical aortic valve replacement(SAVR). Nevertheless, TAVI has recently been proposed also in lower surgical risk patients.

Role of comprehensive geriatric assessment in low surgical risk older patients with aortic stenosis

Bo M.
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Bergamo D.;Calvi E.;Iacovino M.;Falcone Y.;Grisoglio E.;Salizzoni S.
2019

Abstract

Among elderly with severe aortic stenosis (AS), Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment (CGA) originally contributed to address to transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) patients not suitable to surgical aortic valve replacement(SAVR). Nevertheless, TAVI has recently been proposed also in lower surgical risk patients.
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http://link.springer.com/journal/volumesAndIssues/40520
Aortic valve stenosis; Gait speed; Geriatric assessment; Risk management; Transcatheter aortic valve implantation
Bo M.; Bergamo D.; Calvi E.; Iacovino M.; Falcone Y.; Grisoglio E.; Salizzoni S.
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