Risk Prediction Models, Guidelines, Special Populations, and Outcomes


This chapter will discuss risk prediction models for aortic valve replacement, review of the most recent guidelines regarding aortic stenosis, specific patient populations with aortic stenosis, and the valve academic research consortium (VARC) consensus regarding standardized endpoint definitions for transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR).


Risk prediction models for aortic valve replacement Guidelines for aortic stenosis Valve academic research consortium (VARC) Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) Aortic stenosis during pregnancy 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Cardiovascular DiseaseBaylor Scott & White HealthPlanoUSA
  2. 2.Department of Cardiovascular MedicineBeaumont Health, Oakland University/William Beaumont School of MedicineRoyal OakUSA

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