Every patient deserves to be protected
Stroke is the #1 fear of patients undergoing TAVI
Risk of Dying
Having General Anesthesia
Any stroke can be devastating
78% of patients identify maintaining independence and being able to perform daily activities as their primary goals following a TAVI procedure*
The rates are underestimated. But the effects are impossible to ignore.
Why stroke matters for TAVI patients
“Less than 1/3 of patients completely recover from stroke – this is very dramatic and there is great chance of having to live with the stroke sequelae, impacting the daily life even in minor strokes.”1
Dr. Veerle De Herdt, Neurologist
Universiteit Gent, Belgium
The facts of Stroke in Europe
"It is estimated that for a patient suffered a disabling stroke, social & economic cost in the first year post event can be up to 50.000€“
Discover the impact of disabling stroke for healthcare system & society
Any Stroke is one too many
Stroke can devastate patients and their families. Even minor cognitive events can result in significant negative consequences on their quality of life.