Table 6

Results after 10 years of a policy of initial CABG+AVR for mild and moderate aortic stenosis

Severe CAD and mild AS: 100 patients Severe CAD and moderate AS: 100 patients
• To eliminate:
 – late AVR9466-150
 – deaths from late AVR27
• Results in
 – unnecessary AVR9154
 – excess deaths2924
  • 6-150 An overestimate—see text.

  • AS, aortic stenosis; CAD, coronary artery disease.