Is trans-apical off-pump neochord implantation a safe and effective procedure for mitral valve repair?


Salihi S., Ozalp B., Sacli H., Kara I., KÖKSAL C.

ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.22, no.6, pp.319-324, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 22 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.14744/anatoljcardiol.2019.17055
  • Title of Journal : ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.319-324

Abstract

Objective: Trans-apical off-pump mitral valve repair is a new minimally invasive surgical technique for the correction of mitral regurgitation caused by mitral leaflet prolapse. The purpose of this study is to evaluate, using clinical and echocardiographic follow-up data, the mid-term results of patients undergoing this procedure.