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TAVR is used for high-risk aortic stenosis patients. Why not everyone?

Lowell Satler, MD, Medical Director, Cardiac Cath Lab March 23, 2017

As recently as 15 years ago, if you had severe aortic stenosis but were considered too ill or weak to…

Can a heart valve be repaired without surgery?

Vinod H. Thourani, MD, Chairman, Cardiac Surgery, MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute July 11, 2018

Heart valve disease, a malfunction of one or more of the valves that allow blood to flow through the heart,…