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*  Mitral valve annuloplasty
... is a surgical technique for the repair of leaking mitral valves. Due to various factors, the two ... The goal of mitral valve annuloplasty is to regain mitral valve competence by restoring the physiological form and function of ... The challenge of mitral valve annuloplasty is to improve the diseased and distorted shape of the mitral valve and to ... "Mitral valve annuloplasty - A quantitative clinical and mechanical comparison of different annuloplasty devices". Annals of ...
*  Patrick M. McCarthy (surgeon)
"Carpentier-McCarthy-Adams IMR ETlogix Annuloplasty Ring : Mitral Valve Repair Reference Center". www.mitralvalverepair.org. ... Heart valve repair (annuloplasty) rings and bands were designed for symmetric dilatation of the heart valve. They are used to ... His clinical interests include heart valve repair and replacement, mitral valve repair, atrial fibrillation surgery, maze ... treat ischemic mitral regurgitation (IMR), a type of mitral valve disease. McCarthy developed the Edwards' IMR ETlogix Ring ...
*  Mitral valve
Leaking valves can be corrected by mitral valve annuloplasty, a common surgical procedure that aims at restoring proper leaflet ... across the mitral valve. This early filling across the mitral valve is seen on doppler echocardiography of the mitral valve as ... or the mitral valve may be narrowed (mitral stenosis). Rheumatic heart disease often affects the mitral valve; the valve may ... The mitral valve, also known as the bicuspid valve or left atrioventricular valve, is a valve with two flaps in the heart, that ...
*  David H. Adams
July 2006). "Mitral valve repair with Carpentier-McCarthy-Adams IMR ETlogix annuloplasty ring for ischemic mitral regurgitation ... Mitral Valve Repair Reference Center at Mount Sinai Hospital Mitral Foundation High-definition (HD) videos of Mitral Valve ... Investigation of Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation Outcomes Related to Mitral Valve Repair Novel Mitral Valve Repair Strategies ... As director of Mount Sinai Mitral Valve Repair Center, he has set national benchmarks with >99% degenerative mitral valve ...
*  Mitral valve repair
... annuloplasty), removal of redundant/loose segments of the leaflets (quadrangular resection), and re-suspension of the leaflets ... of the mitral valve. The mitral valve is the "inflow valve" for the left side of the heart. Blood flows from the lungs, where ... For decades after, mitral valve replacement was the only surgical option for patients with a severely diseased mitral valve. ... Occasionally, the mitral valve is abnormal from birth (congenital). More often the mitral valve becomes abnormal with age ( ...
*  Mitral insufficiency
With both techniques, an annuloplasty ring is typically secured to the annulus, or opening of the mitral valve, to provide ... mitral valve replacement and mitral valve repair. Mitral valve repair is preferred to mitral valve replacement where a repair ... The mitral valve apparatus comprises two valve leaflets, the mitral valve annulus, which forms a ring around the valve leaflets ... Mitral insufficiency (MI), mitral regurgitation or mitral incompetence is a disorder of the heart in which the mitral valve ...
*  Amaurosis
It also can be the result of surgical repair to the mitral valve, when very small emboli may break away from the site of the ... repair, while the patient's tissue grows to cover the plastic annuloplasty band.[citation needed] Quinidine toxicity can lead ...
*  Mohamed Mufti
"Analysis of risk factors involved in reoperation for mitral and tricuspid valve disease". The Journal of thoracic and ... "Clinical and haemodynamic results of mitral annuloplasty". British heart journal. BMJ Group. 36 (8): 768-80. PMC 458893 . PMID ...
*  Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
... hailed by the President of the American Association for Thoracic Surgery as the father of modern mitral valve repair Thomas C. ... co-creator of the Carpentier-McCarthy-Adams IMR ETlogix Ring and the Carpentier-Edwards Physio II degenerative annuloplasty ... who helped establish the Ross procedure as the standard for aortic valve replacement Harel Weinstein, Professor of Pharmacology ...
*  Aortic valve repair
The positive results with repair of the mitral valve stimulated surgeons in the 1980s and 1990s to develop surgical techniques ... Some surgeons combine this procedure with an annuloplasty. For the procedure according to Tirone David the aortic valve is ... of the aortic valve. Thus, congenital aortic stenosis may be treated by aortic valve repair. In acquired aortic stenosis valve ... suspension point of the valve) is created for the aortic valve. Thus, a bicuspid valve is created which results in near-normal ...
*  Interventional cardiology
... percutaneous aortic valve replacement/TAVI procedure), pulmonary valve and recently the mitral valve Percutaneous valve repair ... Clinical Evaluation of the Edwards Lifesciences Percutaneous Mitral Annuloplasty System for the Treatment of Mitral ... percutaneous valve repair is performed on the mitral valve using the MONARC system or MitraClip system Coronary thrombectomy ... Valvuloplasty It is the dilation of narrowed cardiac valves (usually mitral, aortic, or pulmonary). Congenital heart defect ...
*  Bhagawan Koirala
Adhikari AB; Khan SR; Koirala Habib A; Mahmood B. Ali M.; Jahan L. (1994). "Mitral valve replacement with preservation of ... DeVega's tricuspid annuloplasty in moderate secondary tricuspid regurgitation". Kathmandu University Medical Journal. 9 (33): ... Shrestha P, Koirala B, Shrestha N, Thapa P (2009). "A study on complication and monitoring of warfarin in post-valve surgery". ... Pradhan S, Gautam NC, Singh YM, Shakya S, Timala RB, Sharma J, Koirala B (2011). "Tricuspid valve repair: ...