This full-color atlas with accompanying video DVD provides a complete and practical how-to 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.
- Limba : Engleza
- Cuprins : <ol> The Natural History of Mitral Regurgitation Functional Anatomy of the Mitral Valve Pathology of Mitral Valve Disease Assessing the Functional Substrate of Mitral Regurgitation with Echocardiography Overview of Mitral Valve Repair Annuloplasty: Sutures, Bands and Rings Commissurotomy Anterior Leaflet Repair Techniques Posterior Leaflet Repair Techniques Commissural Repair Techniques Other Techniques Complications and Assessing the Quality of Repair CONTENTS OF DVD Case 1 Clip 1. Preoperative echocardiogram with flail posterior leaflet and anterior jet with audio Clip 2. Examination of the posterior leaflet P2 flail chordal rupture and a cleft with audio Clip 3. Excision of a portion of the P2 Scallop based on the location of intact chords with audio Clip 4. Mobilization of the posterior leaflet and placement of posterior annuloplasty sutures with audio Clip 5. Reattachment of the posterior leaflet creating a posterior sliding
- Format : Hardback
- Numar pagini : 126
- ISBN : 9780781746922