Utilization, Costs, and Outcomes of Conscious Sedation Versus General Anesthesia for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement

Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2021 Jul;14(7):e010310. doi: 10.1161/CIRCINTERVENTIONS.120.010310. Epub 2021 Jun 16.


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Trial registration: ClinicalTrials.gov NCT03222128 NCT02675114.

Keywords: anesthesia, general; conscious sedation; echocardiography; length of stay; transcatheter aortic valve replacement.

MeSH terms

  • Anesthesia, General / adverse effects
  • Aortic Valve / diagnostic imaging
  • Aortic Valve / surgery
  • Aortic Valve Stenosis* / diagnostic imaging
  • Aortic Valve Stenosis* / surgery
  • Conscious Sedation
  • Humans
  • Retrospective Studies
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement* / adverse effects
  • Treatment Outcome

Associated data

  • ClinicalTrials.gov/NCT03222128
  • ClinicalTrials.gov/NCT02675114