Catheter-Based Therapy for Tricuspid Valve Disease: Practical Considerations for Interventionalists

Dec 30, 2017 by in CARDIOLOGY Comments Off on Catheter-Based Therapy for Tricuspid Valve Disease: Practical Considerations for Interventionalists

Large tricuspid annulus dimensions with a non-planar and elliptical shape Absence of calcifications RV morphology (trabeculae, muscle bands, thin apical wall) Proximity/contiguity of other structures (coronary sinus, atrioventricular node and…

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Pharmacotherapy of Tricuspid Valve Disease

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Fig. 14.1 Electrocardiography Fig. 14.2 (a, b) Showing dilated right atrium and right ventricle with interventricular septum bulged to the left. There is a severe tricuspid regurgitation due annular dilatation…

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Anatomy and Pathology of the Tricuspid Valve

Dec 30, 2017 by in CARDIOLOGY Comments Off on Anatomy and Pathology of the Tricuspid Valve

Fig. 1.1 This specimen demonstrates the medial and anterior papillary muscles as well as the moderator band extending from the apical trabeculations in the right ventricle. The right ventricular outflow…

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Clinical Recognition of Tricuspid Valve Disease

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Fig. 2.1 JVP findings in tricuspid valve disease Stages of TS: According to AHA/ACC (Table 2.1), only late two stages are identified (severe asymptomatic and severe symptomatic). The early two…

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Stable Coronary Artery Disease: Assistance in Complex Percutaneous Coronary Intervention

Dec 30, 2017 by in CARDIOLOGY Comments Off on Stable Coronary Artery Disease: Assistance in Complex Percutaneous Coronary Intervention

, Jagat Narula2, Yuliya Vengrenyuk3 and Samin Sharma4 (1) Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Director, Structural Heart Intervention Program, Director, Interventional Cardiology Fellowship Program, Zena and Michael A. Wiener Professor of Medicine, Icahn School…

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