Management of Patients With Valvular Heart Disease

Authoring Organizations

Endorsing Organizations

Publication Month/Year

December 17, 2020

Document Type


External Publication Status


Country of Publication


Inclusion Criteria

Female, Male, Adult, Older adult

Health Care Settings

Ambulatory, Hospital, Operating and recovery room, Outpatient

Intended Users

Nurse, nurse practitioner, physician, physician assistant


Assessment and screening, Management

Diseases/Conditions (MeSH)

D001020 - Aortic Stenosis, Subvalvular, D021921 - Aortic Stenosis, Supravalvular, D008943 - Mitral Valve


valvular heart disease, aortic stenosis, tricuspid stenosis, transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), heart valves, mitral regurgitation, VHD, TAVR

Source Citation

Otto CM, Nishimura RA, Bonow RO, Carabello BA, Erwin JP 3rd, Gentile F, Jneid H, Krieger EV, Mack M, McLeod C, O'Gara PT, Rigolin VH, Sundt TM 3rd, Thompson A, Toly C. 2020 ACC/AHA Guideline for the Management of Patients With Valvular Heart Disease: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Joint Committee on Clinical Practice Guidelines. Circulation. 2021 Feb 2;143(5):e72-e227. doi: 10.1161/CIR.0000000000000923. Epub 2020 Dec 17. Erratum in: Circulation. 2021 Feb 2;143(5):e229. PMID: 33332150.

Supplemental Methodology Resources

Data Supplement


Number of Source Documents
Literature Search Start Date
January 1, 1990
Literature Search End Date
December 31, 2016
Specialties Involved