Polydioxanone Polymers for Annuloplasty in Valve Repair

  title={Polydioxanone Polymers for Annuloplasty in Valve Repair},
  author={Afksendiyos Kalangos},
The Kalangos biodegradable ring® was recently developed for mitral and tricuspid annuloplasty to allow for flexibility, remodeling and preservation of growth potential of the native annulus. In this article, the results of the experimental trials carried out to assess its safety and potential advantages will be discussed.