Prohibitive risk is determined by the clinical judgment of a heart team due to the presence of one or more surgical risk
The committee was informed by recent clinical trial data--Everest IL Everest II High Risk, and Realism--that reportedly showed positive and consistent results for Mitraclip in the treatment of high surgical risk
TAVI is an alternative therapy in patients with severe aortic stenosis (AS) and high surgical risk
Based on his findings, he concluded that global endometrial ablation "should be considered a first-line therapy for women with menorrhagia and high anesthetic and surgical risk
While a cesarean section carries some surgical risk
, this study found about the same, low incidence of death among mothers in the two groups.
This trial involving high surgical risk
patients represents another major step in the advancement of carotid stenting as a therapeutic alternative for patients with carotid occlusive disease," said Sriram Iyer, M.
Deterioration of the twins' medical condition, as well as their own perception of a worsening of the lifestyle imposed by their deformity, were not reversible or approachable by any means other than taking this surgical risk
4 cm in diameter did not improve the survival rate of patients with low surgical risk
These studies have shown that perioperative surgical risk
rivals late stroke risk reduction in determining the value of carotid endarterectomy.
Considered at worst a moderate surgical risk
, Bombeck died of complications following a kidney transplant performed April 3 in San Francisco.
This data compares favorably to other reports of CAS in a high-surgical risk
population and is similar to results reported in the CREST trial comparing CAS to surgery in a non-high surgical risk
The ENROUTE Transcarotid Stent was granted Premarket Approval (PMA) from the United States Food & Drug Administration (FDA) in May of 2015 based in part on data collected from a subset (52) of 141 High Surgical Risk
patients in the ROADSTER study who were treated with the Cordis PRECISE PRO RX Stent System and the ENROUTE Transcarotid NPS.