This full-color atlas with accompanying video DVD provides a complete and practical qhow-toq guide to planning and performing mitral valve repair surgery for mitral regurgitation. The book reviews the natural history of mitral regurgitation, the functional anatomy of the mitral valve, and the use of echocardiography in preoperative evaluation and surgical planning. Chapters describe and illustrate all techniques currently used for mitral valve repair and discuss results. A bound-in DVD presents narrated video clips of six cases that show the application of specific techniques. Each case begins with preoperative echocardiograms demonstrating the mitral valve defect and proceeds through key surgical maneuvers.Repair of mitral insufficiency due to ruptured chordae tendineae. / Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 1 960; 357. 5. Starr A, Edwards ML. Mitral replacement: clinical experience with a ball valve prosthesis. Ann Surg. 196I;154:726. 6. Wooler GH, Nixonanbsp;...
|Title||:||Atlas of Mitral Valve Repair|
|Author||:||Edward Bruce Savage, Steven F. Bolling, Steven Bolling|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2006|