Feasibility and intermediate term outcome of repair of prolapsing anterior mitral leaflets with artificial chordal replacement in 152 patients Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Heart Valve Prosthesis Implantation
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse

abstract

  • Repair of the anterior leaflet is facilitated by the use of PTFE replacement. Anterior leaflet repair can be performed reproducibly with the same results as posterior leaflet repair.

publication date

  • March 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2005.08.077

PubMed ID

  • 16488683

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 849

end page

  • 56; discussion 856

volume

  • 81

number

  • 3