Undersized Mitral Annuloplasty Increases Strain in the Proximal Lateral Left Ventricular Wall Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Mitral Valve Annuloplasty
  • Mitral Valve Insufficiency

abstract

  • Undersized MA increased longitudinal strain in the proximal lateral LV wall at end-diastole. This procedure-related strain at the proximal-lateral LV wall may foster continued LV enlargement and subsequent recurrence of mitral regurgitation.

publication date

  • March 2017

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC5439528

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.07.021

PubMed ID

  • 27720201

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 820

end page

  • 827

volume

  • 103

number

  • 3