Assessing the Patient for Aortic Valve Disease

In this third of four videos, Steven J. Weiss, MD, Chief, Cardiac Surgery, Chester County Hospital, offers a comprehensive consideration of aortic valve disease-including the physical findings for aortic stenosis (AS), the AHA/ACC guidelines for aortic valve replacement and severe aortic insufficiency, the practical benefits of risk scoring and comparative outcomes in low flow low gradient severe aortic stenosis with  surgical aortic valve replacement and TAVR.

To view other parts of this program:

Part 1: Assessing the Patient for Mitral and Aortic Valve Surgery: An Introduction

Part 2: Assessing the Patient for Mitral Valve Disease

Part 4: TAVR for Aortic Stenosis: Case Report

 

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Published

May 12, 2016

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