Severe heart failure in the setting of relatively mild mitral stenosis: the role of invasive hemodynamic assessment.

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For patients with heart failure and relatively mild mitral stenosis, an exercise hemodynamic study should be considered. However, exercise intolerance is a common symptom in a variety of cardiac and noncardiac diseases, emphasizing the need for a thorough differential diagnosis in the planning and execution of these studies. This manuscript discusses two… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/ccd.21632

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@article{Sorajja2008SevereHF, title={Severe heart failure in the setting of relatively mild mitral stenosis: the role of invasive hemodynamic assessment.}, author={Paul Sorajja and Barry A. Borlaug}, journal={Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions}, year={2008}, volume={72 5}, pages={739-48} }