Freedom from Endocarditis

Author Year No. of
Patients
Type of
Study
Type of
Valve
Mean Age at Implant Mean
Follow-Up (yrs)
5 years
(%)
10 years
(%)
15 years
(%)
20 years
(%)
25 years
(%)
Linearized rate
(% per pt year)
Khan et al, 1998 248 Retrospective Hancock Porcine 64 7.3 - - - - - -
Poirier et al, 1998 149 Prospective Follow-Up *CE bovine pericardial 65 4.8 98 95 - - - 0.3
Jamieson et al, 1999 1266 Prospective Follow-Up CE supra-annular porcine 64 7.3 - - - - - -
Jamieson et al, 1999 429 Prospective Follow-Up CE perimount pericardial 61 7.3 - - - - - -
David et al, 2001 310 Prospective Follow-Up Hancock II porcine 65 6.9 - - 91 - - -
Marchand et al, 2001 435 Prospective Follow-Up CE perimount pericardial 61 8.1 - - - - - -
Rizzoli et al, 2006 484 Prospective Follow-Up Hancock II porcine 66 12 98 95 94 - - 0.4
Jamieson et al, 2009 1135 Prospective Follow-Up CE supra-annular porcine 65 6.4 - - - 83 (18yr) - 0.6
Myken et al, 2009 194 Prospective Follow-Up St. Jude Medical Biocor 65 6.2 - - - 92 - -
Riess et al, 2010 47 Prospective Follow-Up Medtronic Mosaic porcine 67 8.2 95 (4yr) 95 (8yr) 95 (13yr) - - 0.6
Jamieson et al, 2011 232 Prospective Follow-Up Medtronic Mosaic porcine 67 7.3 - - - - - -
Aaron J. Weiss M.D., Stephen M. Spindel M.D., and Farzan Filsoufi M.D.
* CE = Carpentier-Edwards
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