Real-world experience of MitraClip for treatment of severe mitral regurgitation.

@article{Chan2012RealworldEO,
  title={Real-world experience of MitraClip for treatment of severe mitral regurgitation.},
  author={Pak Hei Chan and Hoi Lam Helen She and Eduardo Alegr{\'i}a-Barrero and Neil E. Moat and Carlo di Mario and Olaf Walter Franzen},
  journal={Circulation journal : official journal of the Japanese Circulation Society},
  year={2012},
  volume={76 10},
  pages={2488-93}
}
BACKGROUND  Percutaneous edge-to-edge mitral valve repair with the MitraClip(®) was shown to be a safe and feasible alternative compared to conventional surgical mitral valve repair. Herein is reported our experience on MitraClip(®) for high-risk surgical candidates with severe mitral regurgitation (MR). METHODS AND RESULTS  Patients with severe MR (3 or… CONTINUE READING