Mitral valve prolapse: Causes, clinical manifestations, and management Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Mitral Valve Prolapse

abstract

  • Prophylaxis for endocarditis and closeness of follow-up should be related to the occurrence of the independent risk factors for complications of mitral prolapse (presence of mitral regurgitation, male gender, and age over 45 years), whereas active management and close observation are needed for severe mitral regurgitation and advanced ventricular arrhythmias.

publication date

  • January 1989

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 2667419

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 305

end page

  • 17

volume

  • 111

number

  • 4