Benefits of Early Surgery on Clinical Outcomes after Degenerative Mitral Valve Repair.

@article{Zhou2018BenefitsOE,
  title={Benefits of Early Surgery on Clinical Outcomes after Degenerative Mitral Valve Repair.},
  author={Tianyu Zhou and Jun Li and Hao Lai and Kai Zhu and Yongxin Sun and Wenjun Ding and Tao Hong and Chunsheng Wang},
  journal={The Annals of thoracic surgery},
  year={2018}
}
BACKGROUND This study aimed to evaluate the clinical trends of mitral valve repair for degenerative mitral regurgitation and the benefit of early surgical intervention on repair durability in a high-volume center. . METHODS From January 2003 to December 2015, 1903 consecutive patients with severe degenerative mitral regurgitation underwent mitral valve… CONTINUE READING