Heart Disease

ACCESS Study
Did you know the CentraCare Heart & Vascular Center actively takes part in national research studies? One such study, called the Access Study, was recently published in a well-known medical journal. Led by our Valve Clinic, the study demonstrated that alternative vascular (artery) access sites for transcatheter aortic valve replacements (TAVR) can be used safely and successfully, giving more patients an opportunity to have this life-saving procedure. Read the study.