Soeren MattkeDirector, Center for Improving Chronic Illness Care, USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences Center for Economic and Social Research
Research Professor of Economics, USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) has facilitated treatment of aortic stenosis in patients otherwise ineligible for corrective surgery or who are reluctant to undergo open-heart surgery. Schaeffer Center experts estimate the social value of past and future TAVR procedures.
Blood‐based biomarker tests are a promising tool to improve triaging Alzheimer’s disease at the primary care level.
People with respiratory symptoms are well aware of key symptoms of the COVID-19, but might not apply the knowledge to their own symptoms and sufficiently adjust their behaviors to prevent the spread.
Near-term survival after transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) has improved substantially within the short period after the procedure was introduced.