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Percutaneous edge-to-edge repair in patients with heart failure and secondary mitral regurgitation

20:00 EDT 16 May 2019 | AAAS

(PCR) Heart failure is a common cardiovascular disorder with ominous prognosis despite significant therapeutic advances. Mitral regurgitation (MR, leaking of the mitral valve within the heart) affects at least 50% of patients with heart failure and is independently associated with worse prognosis. Timely diagnosis is essential, and management is complex, requiring an expert approach.

Original Article: Percutaneous edge-to-edge repair in patients with heart failure and secondary mitral regurgitation

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