Comparison of Short and Mid-Term Mortality and Morbidity in Patients With Severe Aortic Stenosis (Intermediate/High Risk) Who Underwent Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement and Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement

Yesiltas M. A. , Haberal I. , Kuserli Y., Yildiz A. , Koyuncu A. O. , Ozsoy S. D.

HEART SURGERY FORUM, vol.23, no.2, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 23 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1532/hsf.2913
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, EMBASE, MEDLINE


Treatment protocols for severe aortic valve stenosis include surgical aortic valve replacement (SAVR), balloon valvuloplasty, transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), and medical treatment. Because the success rates are getting higher with both SAVR and TAVR, making the right treatment decision is important.