aThe field of interventional cardiology and interventional vascular medicine now comprises the dominant diagnostic and therapeutic field within cardiovascular medicine, and continues to grow in terms of patients managed and physicians trained. The Textbook of Cardiovascular Intervention is intended to provide a modern, comprehensive and practical text on interventional cardiology for the current, rapidly evolving practice environment. It is written by a group of worldwide experts in the field and will appeal to fellows, residents and physicians in cardiology, interventional cardiology, cardiothoracic and vascular surgery, vascular and endovascular medicine, neurointerventional radiology and surgery, emergency medicine and intensive care.28.10 Percutaneous septal sinus shortening (PS3). Target of therapy Table 28.1 Percutaneous Mechanism of action therapies for mitral valve Leaflet repair regurgitation Chordal implant Indirect annuloplasty Direct annuloplasty Left ... The surgical technique involves the use of suture to convert a regurgitant mitral orifice into a competent double-orifice valve. ... The device is delivered from the femoral vein by a transseptal route using a steerable guide catheter (24 Fr proximally and Fig.
|Title||:||Textbook of Cardiovascular Intervention|
|Author||:||Craig A. Thompson|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2013-11-19|