Intervention Protocol

Transcatheter valve implantation versus aortic valve replacement for aortic stenosis in high-risk patients

  1. André T Vilela1,*,
  2. Antonio Jose Grande2,
  3. Jose H Palma1,
  4. Enio Buffolo1,
  5. Rachel Riera2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Heart Group

Published Online: 31 JAN 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010304

How to Cite

Vilela AT, Grande AJ, Palma JH, Buffolo E, Riera R. Transcatheter valve implantation versus aortic valve replacement for aortic stenosis in high-risk patients (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD010304. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010304.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Universidade Federal de São Paulo, Department of Surgery, São Paulo, Brazil

  2. 2

    Centro de Estudos de Medicina Baseada em Evidências e Avaliação Tecnológica em Saúde, Brazilian Cochrane Centre, São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

*André T Vilela, Department of Surgery, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, Rua Borges Lagoa, 977, ap 121, Vila Clementino, São Paulo, 04038032, Brazil. andre_telis@globo.com.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 31 JAN 2013

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Abstract

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  2. Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To assess the effectiveness and safety of TAVI compared with aortic valve replacement in patients with severe aortic stenosis with high-risk of death.