What is the importance of real-time three dimensional transesophageal echocardiography and time in therapeutic range in patients with prosthetic valve thrombosis?
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Ahmet Güner, Macit Kalçık, Mustafa Ozan Gürsoy, Sabahattin Gündüz, and Mehmet Özkan declares that they have no conflict of interest.
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