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Title Mitral valve surgery / Robert S. Bonser, Domenico Pagano, Axel Haverich (Editors)
Published London ; New York : Springer, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 168 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
Contents Surgical anatomy of the mitral and tricuspid valve -- Pathology and classification of mitral valve disease -- Chronic mitral regurgitation -- Chronic ischemic mitral regurgitation -- Asymptomatic mitral valve regurgitation: watchful wait or early repair?: review of the current evidence -- Mitral valve prosthesis insertion with preservation of the sub-valvar apparatus -- How I assess and repair the Barlow mitral valve: the respect rather than resect approach -- How I assess and repair the Barlow mitral valve: the edge-to-edge technique -- How I assess and repair the Barlow mitral valve -- Ischemic mitral regurgitation -- Minimally invasive mitral valve surgery -- Mitral stenosis -- Atrial fibrillation: non-surgical management -- Ablation of atrial fibrillation with cardiac surgery -- Tricuspid regurgitation: natural history, assessment, and intervention
Summary Part of the Monographs in "Cardiac Surgery Series"--Introducing 'basic science into the cardiac operating room'. This title includes fast systematic review of small areas of cardiac surgery including up-to-date information. This will allow more rapid publication than the alternative cardiac surgery 'tomes'. This entry into the series will provide readers with a complete review of the current understanding in mitral valve surgery and include extensive details on the diagnosis and surgical management of patients with mitral valve disease
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Mitral valve -- Surgery.
Mitral valve -- Diseases.
Heart Valve Diseases -- pathology.
Heart Valve Diseases -- surgery.
Mitral Valve -- pathology.
Mitral Valve -- surgery.
Form Electronic book
Author Bonser, Robert S.
Pagano, Domenico.
Haverich, A. (Axel), 1953-
ISBN 9781849964265 (electronic bk.)
1849964262 (electronic bk.)
9781849964258 (print)
1849964254 (print)