Book 2013

Heart Valves

From Design to Clinical Implantation

ISBN: 978-1-4614-6143-2 (Print) 978-1-4614-6144-9 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

  2. Anatomy, Physiology, Congenital Defects, and Disease

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Chapter

      Pages 3-25

      The Anatomy and Function of the Atrioventricular Valves

    3. Chapter

      Pages 27-43

      The Anatomy and Function of the Semilunar Valves

    4. Chapter

      Pages 45-72

      Congenital Heart Defects That Include Cardiac Valve Abnormalities

    5. Chapter

      Pages 73-81

      Acquired Valve Disease and Processes

  3. Valve Repair and Replacement

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 83-83

    2. Chapter

      Pages 85-120

      History of Heart Valve Repair

    3. Chapter

      Pages 121-158

      Heart Valve Disease

    4. Chapter

      Pages 159-185

      Advanced 3D Imaging and Transcatheter Valve Repair/Implantation

    5. Chapter

      Pages 187-209

      Transcatheter Mitral Repair and Replacement

    6. Chapter

      Pages 211-226

      Percutaneous Pulmonary Valve Implantation: The First Transcatheter Valve

    7. Chapter

      Pages 227-260

      Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation

    8. Chapter

      Pages 261-280

      Tissue-Engineered Heart Valves

  4. Testing and Regulatory Issues

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 281-281

    2. Chapter

      Pages 283-320

      In Vitro Testing of Heart Valve Substitutes

    3. Chapter

      Pages 321-341

      Numerical Methods for Design and Evaluation of Prosthetic Heart Valves

    4. Chapter

      Pages 343-357

      Animal Models for Cardiac Valve Research

    5. Chapter

      Pages 359-380

      The Use of Isolated Heart Models and Anatomic Specimens as Means to Enhance the Design and Testing of Cardiac Valve Therapies

    6. Chapter

      Pages 381-402

      Successful Development and Regulatory Approval of Replacement Cardiac Valves

    7. Chapter

      Pages 403-419

      Clinical Trial Requirements for Cardiac Valves

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 421-429