Book 2011

Mitral Valve Surgery


ISBN: 978-1-84996-425-8 (Print) 978-1-84996-426-5 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

  2. Anatomy, Pathology, and Natural History of Mitral Valve Disease

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Chapter

      Pages 3-19

      Surgical Anatomy of the Mitral and Tricuspid Valve

    3. Chapter

      Pages 21-29

      Pathology and Classification of Mitral Valve Disease

    4. Chapter

      Pages 31-42

      Chronic Mitral Regurgitation

    5. Chapter

      Pages 43-51

      Chronic Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation

    6. Chapter

      Pages 53-58

      Asymptomatic Mitral Valve Regurgitation: Watchful Wait or Early Repair? Review of the Current Evidence

  3. Mitral Valve Repair and Replacement Techniques

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 59-59

    2. Chapter

      Pages 61-67

      Mitral Valve Prosthesis Insertion with Preservation of the Sub-Valvar Apparatus

    3. Chapter

      Pages 69-76

      How I Assess and Repair the Barlow Mitral Valve: The Respect Rather Than Resect Approach

    4. Chapter

      Pages 77-84

      How I Assess and Repair the Barlow Mitral Valve: The Edge-to-Edge Technique

    5. Chapter

      Pages 85-95

      How I Assess and Repair the Barlow Mitral Valve

    6. Chapter

      Pages 97-103

      Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation

    7. Chapter

      Pages 105-115

      Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery

    8. Chapter

      Pages 117-129

      Mitral Stenosis

  4. Other Conditions

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 131-131

    2. Chapter

      Pages 133-143

      Atrial Fibrillation: Non Surgical Management

    3. Chapter

      Pages 145-153

      Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation with Cardiac Surgery

    4. Chapter

      Pages 155-163

      Tricuspid Regurgitation: Natural History, Assessment, and Intervention

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 165-168