The routine use of live three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography in mitral valve surgery: clinical experience.

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BACKGROUND Perioperative monitoring of mitral valve (MV) anatomy, function, and pathology is essential for surgical management of different MV disease. AIMS To overcome the several potential pitfalls of two-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography (2D TEE) and offline 3D TEE. METHODS Live 3D TEE was used to assess 73 patients (44 men and 29 women… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/ejechocard/jep173

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@article{Wei2010TheRU, title={The routine use of live three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography in mitral valve surgery: clinical experience.}, author={Jeng Wei and Ming Hsiung and Shen - Kou Tsai and Ching-huei Ou and Chung-Yi Chang and Yi Cheng Chang and Kuo - Chen Lee and Sung-How Sue and Yi-Pen Chou}, journal={European journal of echocardiography : the journal of the Working Group on Echocardiography of the European Society of Cardiology}, year={2010}, volume={11 1}, pages={14-8} }