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Mitral valve apparatus : echocardiographic features predicting the outcome of percutaneous mitral balloon valvotomy
(Clinics Cardiv Publishing, 2007-06)
Objectives: To evaluate the significance of involvement of subvalvular apparatus in the outcome of percutaneous mitral balloon valvotomy (PMBV) in patients with mitral stenosis (MS) and to determine the predictive value ...
Prosthetic valve obstruction at Tygerberg Hospital between January 1991 and February 2001
(Clinics Cardiv Publishing, 2003-08)
Background: Prosthetic valve obstruction is a relatively rare, but potentially fatal complication in patients with prosthetic heart valves. The diagnosis and appropriate management of these patients present a challenge to ...