ESS 2012: Mitral Valve Annuloplasty in Addition to CABG

Updated:Feb 20,2013
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Mitral Valve Annuloplasty (MVA) in Addition to Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Improves Functional Capacity and Promotes Reverse Left Ventricular Remodelling

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  • Provides an insight into the treatment of moderate functional ischemic mitral regurgitation (FIMR)
  • MVA in combination with CABG shows significant improvements in cardiac outcomes
  • Addition of MVA did not increase operative risks
 
Read the abstract in Circulation
Circulation. 2012: published online before print February 29, 2012, 10.1161/CIR.0b013e31824ef036.

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