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