*  Patent US6565603 - Mitral valve annuloplasty ring - Google Patents
... mitral valve annuloplasty ring to treat mitral insufficiency by reestablishing the normal shape and contour of the mitral valve ... A mitral valve annuloplasty ring and method for implanting a ... Cardiac Concepts, Inc.. Mitral valve annuloplasty ring and ... This strain can eventually wear out the heart and result in death when the condition is prolonged and severe enough. ... Mitral insufficiency, also known as mitral regurgitation, is a common cardiac abnormality wherein the heart's mitral valve does ...
  http://www.google.com/patents/US6565603?dq=5958006
*  A Trial of Genotype-based Warfarin Initiation in Patients With Mechanical Prosthetic Heart Valve - Full Text View -...
moderate or severe hepatic or kidney insufficiency. *any thyroid disease. *the history of warfarin or VitK consumption 2 week ... the first time to receive elective mitral and/or aortic mechanical prosthetic valve replacement ... Xi Zhang, Head of cardiac surgery, First Affiliated Hospital, Sun Yat-Sen University. ... A Trial of Genotype-based Warfarin Initiation in Patients With Mechanical Prosthetic Heart Valve (SYSU-WARFA). This study is ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01633957?recr=Open&cond=%22Heart+Valve+Diseases%22&rank=4
*  Ventricular endocardial right bifocal stimulation in the treatment of severe dilated cardiomyopathy heart failure with wide QRS...
Keywords: Chagas Disease, Mitral Valve Insufficiency, Cardiac Output, Single-Blind Method, Systole, Atrioventricular Block, ... Dilated cardiomyopathy, functional mitral regurgitation, and an indication for pacemaker therapy for total or advanced ... change in ejection fraction, change in cardiac output, quality of life evaluated by the Minnesota Living with Heart Failure ... change in left atrial area, change in functional mitral regurgitation, changes in transmitral flow rate and peak filling rate ...
  http://www.acc.org/latest-in-cardiology/clinical-trials/2010/02/23/19/25/verbs
*  Cardiac Literature, including Myocardial Infarction, arrthymias, tachycardia, and angina sub-cluster 53
This report describes a patient operated for severe aortic valve stenosis and insufficiency, mitral valve and tricuspid ... DESIGN: Forty patients with pure mitral valve disease were randomly divided into 2 groups. In group 1, deairing was done by ... Percutaneous cardioplegia delivery using the miniport in minimally invasive mitral valve surgery. ... Minimally invasive cardiac surgery involves limited exposure of cardiac structures. Extracorporeal circulation is usually ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/cluster/1/Cardiac-Literature-including-Myocardial-Infarction-arrthymias-tachycardia-and-angina/sub-53-p8.html
*  The Choice Between Valve Preservation and Valve Replacement | Springer for Research & Development
... surgeons could only direct their efforts toward achieving repair of diseased valves. Surprisingly, certain techniques developed ... Surgical correction of severe mitral valve prolapse without mitral insufficiency but with pronounced cardiac arrhythmias. J ... Wooler GH, Nixon PGF, Grimshaw VA et al (1962) Experience with the repair of the mitral valve in mitral incompetence. Thorax 17 ... The Choice Between Valve Preservation and Valve Replacement. In: Horstkotte D., Loogen F. (eds) Update in Heart Valve ...
  https://rd.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-662-10713-3_6
*  Mitral Valve Dysplasia - Circulatory System - Merck Veterinary Manual
When mitral regurgitation is severe, cardiac output decreases and signs of poor cardiac output may occur (weakness, syncope). ... malformation of the mitral valve complex causes a degree of valvular stenosis as well as insufficiency (see Mitral Valve ... Congenital malformation of the mitral valve complex (mitral valve dysplasia) is a common congenital cardiac defect in cats. ... Mitral valve dysplasia results in mitral insufficiency and systolic regurgitation of blood into the left atrium. Any component ...
  http://www.merckvetmanual.com/circulatory-system/congenital-and-inherited-anomalies-of-the-cardiovascular-system/mitral-valve-dysplasia
*  Patent US8209001 - Monitoring for mitral valve regurgitation - Google Patents
... where the EGM signal is representative of electrical functioning of the patient's heart during a plurality of cardiac cycles, ... for monitoring for mitral valve regurgitation (MR) are provided. An electrogram (EGM) signal and a corresponding pressure ... the corresponding pressure signal is representative of pressure within the left atrium the patient's heart during the cardiac ... MR is also called mitral insufficiency, mitral incompetence or simply mitral regurgitation. ...
  http://www.google.com/patents/US8209001?dq=FRAIOLI
*  Focal myocardial fibrosis assessed by late gadolinium enhancement cardiovascular magnetic resonance in children and adolescents...
Thirty-one patients (mean age 2.1 ± 4.2 years) with severe LV dilatation (mean indexed LVEDV 136 ± 48 ml/m2) and LV dysfunction ... Patients <18 years of age presenting with severe congestive heart failure who were admitted for evaluation of heart ... LGE was associated with pronounced LV remodelling and predicted adverse cardiac outcomes. Accordingly, the purpose of our study ... One of the patients with transmural LGE underwent mitral valve replacement due to progressive severe mitral valve insufficiency ...
  https://jcmr-online.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12968-015-0142-0
*  Percutaneous Aortic Valve 18F System for the Treatment of Patients With Severe Aortic Stenosis - Full Text View -...
Mitral insufficiency greater than moderate determined by resting echocardiography. *Echocardiographic evidence of intra-cardiac ... Percutaneous Aortic Valve 18F System for the Treatment of Patients With Severe Aortic Stenosis. The safety and scientific ... Severe aortic valve stenosis determined by echocardiogram and Doppler, defined as: mean gradient ,40 mmHg or peak jet velocity ... Evaluation of the Direct Flow Medical Percutaneous Aortic Valve 18F System for the Treatment of Patients With Severe Aortic ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01475799?recr=Open&cond=%22Aortic+Valve+Stenosis%22&rank=12
*  THE PARTNER TRIAL: Placement of AoRTic TraNscathetER Valve Trial - Tabular View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Pre-existing prosthetic heart valve in any position, prosthetic ring, or severe (greater than 3+) mitral insufficiency. ... Transapical Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Is Associated With Increased Cardiac Mortality in Patients With Left ... Impact of preoperative moderate/severe mitral regurgitation on 2-year outcome after transcatheter and surgical aortic valve ... Determinants and outcomes of acute transcatheter valve-in-valve therapy or embolization: a study of multiple valve implants in ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/record/NCT00530894?show_locs=Y
*  Mitral Valve Repair & Replacement Surgery | Maimonides
... particularly for valve regurgitation, replacement is still a viable option for some patients, and Maimonides cardiothoracic ... While a well performed mitral valve repair is viewed as superior to replacement, ... One other category of mitral valve disease is called functional mitral regurgitation which is mitral valve insufficiency from ... Severe Mitral Regurgitation. All patients with severe mitral regurgitation should be evaluated for surgery. Most patients ...
  https://www.maimonidesmed.org/clinical-services/surgical-treatments/mitral-valve-surgery
*  Perfusion Art Gallery Backup - Circuit Surfers
Mitral valve annuloplasty in patients with severe valve. insufficiency.. Time & Place: February 2009 - surgery room of cardiac ... 2012 A Letter to Surfers A Locum's ScrapBook Anna Lou Villena Brian C. Forsberg MPH CCP cardiac surgery pictures Career ... Also, I was very impressed with your website and photos as well as your overall mission to bring Perfusion and Cardiac Surgery ... Narrative: photograph of Dr.Ashwani Suri,Chief Cardiac Surgeon in Tagore Hospital &Heart care Centre ,Jalandhar,Punjab(India). ...
  http://circuit.perfusion.com/perfusion-art-gallery/
*  Intramyocardial Transplantation of Autologous CD34+ Stem Cells for Intractable Angina | Circulation
... severe aortic stenosis (aortic valve area ,1.0 cm2) or insufficiency (,2+); severe mitral stenosis or severe mitral ... There were no cardiac enzyme elevations, myocardial infarctions, acute coronary syndromes, or deaths, some of which had ... insufficiency; predominant congestive heart failure symptoms; severe comorbidities associated with a reduction in life ... This individual had a history of sudden cardiac death and had a previously implanted cardioverter-defibrillator. The patient ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/115/25/3165.long
*  Patente US20100280602 - Mitral Valve Device Using Conditioned Shape Memory Alloy - Google Patentes
The reshaping device is deployed adjacent to the mitral valve annulus of the heart as it is forced from the catheter. When ... A mitral valve annulus reshaping device includes at least a portion that is formed of a biocompatible shape memory alloy SMA ... Studies of the natural history of mitral insufficiency have determined that totally asymptomatic patients with severe mitral ... Cardiac Dimensions, Inc.. Device, assembly and method for mitral valve repair. US7503931 *. 23 Sep 2005. 17 Mar 2009. Cardiac ...
  http://www.google.es/patents/US20100280602
*  British Cardiovascular Society
... moderate to severe renal insufficiency, endocarditis, rheumatic heart disease, mitral valve area ,4cm2, leaflet flail width (≥ ... The two groups were comparable apart from a greater proportion of congestive cardiac failure patients in the MitraClip arm (91 ... Percutaneous mitral valve repair is likely to be increasingly considered as an option for patients with severe mitral valve ... Freedom from death, surgery for mitral valve dysfunction and ,2+ mitral valve regurgitation at 12 months ...
  http://www.bcs.com/pages/news_full.asp?NewsID=19686681
*  Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Procedures: The Current State
In isolated mitral valve repair, 8-year freedom from reoperation or severe recurrent insufficiency was 93% and freedom from all ... Minimally invasive cardiac surgery started with mitral valve procedures and then gradually expanded towards other valve ... The first successful cardiac valve operation was performed in 1912 by Tuffier [3] and the first successful mitral valve (MV) ... for isolated sternotomy mitral valve repair, as well as 3.6% (24 of 666) for valve repair plus a concomitant cardiac procedure ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/mis/2013/679276/
*  RED AND BLUE ONLY - Spigelia. (Spigelia Anthelmia.) - THE GUIDING SYMPTOMS OF OUR MATERIA MEDICA By CONSTANTINE HERING, M.D.
Neurotic form of suffocative breast pang with cardiac hyperthophy.. Endocarditis with insufficiency of mitral valve, after ... Severe stitching pains in cardiac region ; violent palpitation, perceptible to eye ; dyspn a on moving in bed ; oppression of ... θ Insufficiency of mitral valves.. Constant pressing, burning and ulcerative pain in thorax ; dyspn a, with fear of suffocation ... θ Insufficiency of valves.. Suffocating spell from least motion. θ Carditis.. COUGH. [27] [Spig.]. Cough : at night, with ...
  http://www.homeoint.org/hering/s/spig-kn2.htm
*  CardiAMP™ Heart Failure Trial - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Have a mechanical aortic valve or heart constrictive device.. *Have severe mitral or tricuspid insufficiency. ... Have a non-cardiac condition that limits lifespan to , 1 year.. *Have a history of drug or alcohol abuse within the past 24 ... Have mitral regurgitation, defined as 'severe', as measured by the echocardiographic core laboratory. ... Have a documented presence of aortic insufficiency (echocardiographic assessment of aortic insufficiency graded as ≥ + 2). ...
  https://www.clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02438306
*  Hints of Lyme: Disseminated Borreliosis Involving the Mitral and Tricuspid Valves | The American Journal of Medicine Blog
Prompt antibiotic therapy may have prevented permanent and severe valve malfunction.. The cardiac sequelae of Lyme borreliosis ... 7 This is a plausible mechanism for the transient mitral and tricuspid valve insufficiency observed in our case, particularly ... 4 We found 2 reports of possible Lyme endocarditis manifesting with an aortic valve vegetation5and rupture of the mitral valve ... Hints of Lyme: Disseminated Borreliosis Involving the Mitral and Tricuspid Valves. January 24, 2018 Comments Off ...
  http://amjmed.org/hints-of-lyme-disseminated-borreliosis-involving-the-mitral-and-tricuspid-valves/
*  THE GUIDING SYMPTOMS OF OUR MATERIA MEDICA
Neurotic form of suffocative breast pang with cardiac hyperthophy. Endocarditis with insufficiency of mitral valve, after acute ... Severe stitching pains in cardiac region ; violent palpitation, perceptible to eye ; dyspn a on moving in bed ; oppression of ... Insufficiency of mitral valve, Schneider, N. A. J. H., vol. 22, p. 83 ; Cardiac disorder, Bethmann, Weber, R ck. Kl. Erf., vol. ... Insufficiency of mitral valves. Constant pressing, burning and ulcerative pain in thorax ; dyspn a, with fear of suffocation on ...
  http://www.homeoint.org/seror/hering_guiding_symptom/pages/153603.html
*  Mitral Valve Prolapse of Posterior Leaflet
Apical two-chamber view: Severe, eccentric, anterior directed mitral valve (MV) insufficiency caused posterior leaflet prolapse ... She had a history of holosystolic cardiac murmur due to mitral valve prolapse, diagnosed 20 years ago. ... Final diagnosis was severe mitral regurgitation due to posterior leaflet prolapse. *Mitral valve prolapse (MVP) is a pathologic ... Apical four-chamber view : Severe, eccentric, anteriorly directed mitral valve regurgitation caused by posterior mitral leaflet ...
  https://www.escardio.org/Education/Practice-Tools/EACVI-toolboxes/Valvular-Imaging/Mitral-Valve-Prolapse-of-Posterior-Leaflet
*  Most recent papers with the keyword Mitral valve prolapse | Read by QxMD
We aimed to show the prevalence of LVNC and its potential relationship with severe cardiac events (VT - ventricular tachycardia ... Both tricuspid and mitral insufficiency were completely repaired by a surgical operation. Fortunately, these injuries were not ... We report the case of a patient with severe mitral regurgitation who was diagnosed with double-orifice mitral valve by ... Mitral valve repair in Barlow's disease with bileaflet prolapse: the effect of annular stabilization on functional mitral valve ...
  https://www.readbyqxmd.com/keyword/27711
*  C-Cure Clinical Trial - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
... aortic or mitral prosthetic valve;. *Subject has a significant mitral valve insufficiency (Effective Regurgitant Orifice (ERO ... Subject has moderate to severe aortic valve heart disease, ... Subject is planned for PCI, CABG or any cardiac surgery;. * ... Subject has experienced severe adverse reaction/allergies to contrast agents;. *Subject has atherosclerosis and/or tortuosity ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00810238
*  Safety and Performance of the AccuCinch® System - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Renal insufficiency. *Mitral annular calcification. *Moderate or severe aortic valve stenosis or regurgitation or aortic valve ... Any planned cardiac surgery or interventions within the next 6 months. *NYHA class IVb (i.e., non-ambulatory) or ACC/AHA Stage ... Patients with significant organic mitral valve pathology (e.g. myxomatous degeneration, mitral valve prolapse or flail leaflets ... Mitral valve area less than 4.0 cm2. *Anatomical pathology/constraints preventing appropriate access/implant of the GDS ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02624960?term=GDS&rank=10
*  COCHIN CARDIAC CLUB: 2013
Until now, the only treatment for severe aortic stenosis has been open aortic valve replacement, but if a cardiac surgeon ... MITRAL STENOSIS * MITRAL VALVE PROLAPSE-MVP * MITRAL VALVE REPAIR AND REPLACEMENT SURGERY ... AORTIC REGURGITATION AND INSUFFICIENCY * AORTIC STENOSIS * AORTIC VALVE-SURGERY/REPAIR * APPENDICITIS * ARTHRITIS/RHEUMATIC ... Severe aortic stenosis is a serious problem. Patients who do not receive an aortic valve replacement (AVR) have no effective, ...
  http://cochincardiacclub.blogspot.com/2013/