- Recommendation ID
Further research on aortic valve reconstruction with processed bovine pericardium should address patient selection and report long-term outcomes, particularly the durability of the valve.
- Any explanatory notes
Current evidence on the safety and efficacy of aortic valve reconstruction with processed bovine pericardium is inadequate in quantity and quality. Therefore, this procedure should only be used in the context of research.
Source guidance details
- Comes from guidance
- Aortic valve reconstruction with processed bovine pericardium
- Date issued
- February 2018
|Is this a recommendation for the use of a technology only in the context of research?||No|
|Is it a recommendation that suggests collection of data or the establishment of a register?||No|