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Aortic Valve Replacement Appears Safe, Effective in Very Elderly Patients

New study published in The Annals of Thoracic Surgery
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Chicago, October 29, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Aortic valve replacement (AVR) can safely be used to treat severe aortic stenosis in patients age 90 years and older and is associated with a low risk of operative stroke and mortality, according to a study in the November 2014 issue of The Annals of Thoracic Surgery.

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Aortic Valve Replacement Appears Safe, Effective in Very Elderly Patients

New study published in The Annals of Thoracic Surgery
Press Release

Chicago, October 29, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Aortic valve replacement (AVR) can safely be used to treat severe aortic stenosis in patients age 90 years and older and is associated with a low risk of operative stroke and mortality, according to a study in the November 2014 issue of The Annals of Thoracic Surgery.

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