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TAVR Outcomes

Morgan Heart Hospital at Morton Plant Hospital in Clearwater, FL was the first hospital in the Tampa Bay area chosen to offer TAVR therapy to patients suffering with severe aortic stenosis, and it is the most experienced to date. The following is a look at the program's most recent data:


February 2012 - June 2013

Six Month Characteristics N=124 (%)
Male 75 (60)
Female 49 (40)
Discharge by Day 3 33 (27)
Discharge Home 51 (41)
Discharge Rehab 69 (56)
Median Age 81
Median Length of Stay in Days 5











Febuary 2012 - June 2013



 30 Day Outcomes Data:  N=124 (%)
24 Hours Mortality 0 (0)
Mortality Any Cause 1 (1)
Cardiovascular Mortality 4 (3)
Total Death 5 (4)
Conversion to SAVR* 1 (1)
Vascular Complications 1 (1)
Stroke 3 (2)










 *Standard Aortic Valve Replacement

Physicians who wish to refer candidates for the TAVR procedure, call (855) 44-VALVE (855-448-2583). Patients in Tampa, Clearwater, St. Petersburg and throughout the Tampa Bay area can learn more about minimally invasive aortic heart valve replacement at our Valve Clinic or print a referral form.