A novel approach of tricuspid valve repair: mitralization of tricuspid valve


KÖKSAL C. , SELÇUK E. , Kahveci G., Erdem H.

INTERACTIVE CARDIOVASCULAR AND THORACIC SURGERY, 2022 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Doi Number: 10.1093/icvts/ivac049
  • Title of Journal : INTERACTIVE CARDIOVASCULAR AND THORACIC SURGERY
  • Keywords: Tricuspid regurgitation, Tricuspid valve repair, Treatment outcomes, REGURGITATION, ANNULOPLASTY, REOPERATIONS, MORBIDITY, MORTALITY, OUTCOMES, SURGERY

Abstract

OBJECTIVES: This study presents the mid-term results of a novel tricuspid valve ( TV) repair strategy defined as 'mitralization of TV' (resection and plication of the posterior leaflet, ring implantation, optional leaflet procedures) applied for the correction of tricuspid regurgitation (TR).