The Acute Hemodynamic Effects of MitraClip Therapy.
Summary of "The Acute Hemodynamic Effects of MitraClip Therapy."
The objective of this study was to evaluate the acute hemodynamic consequences of mitral valve (MV) repair with the MitraClip device (Abbott Vascular, Menlo Park, California).
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California.
This article was published in the following journal.
Name: Journal of the American College of Cardiology
- PubMed Source: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21492763
- DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2010.11.043
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