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Janatzek, S. and ThomasS, S. and Mad, P. (2010): Percutaneous Repair of mitral regurgitation with the MitraClip . Decision Support Document 41.

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MitraClip is designed to reduce mitral regurgitation. It is a clip that is implanted percutaneously to connect the mitral valves where they are not tightening.
Only clinical trail of 107 selected patients could be identified. Due to the sparse evidence we consider the procedure as experimental.

Item Type:Decision Support Document
Keywords:Mitral regurgitation, MitraClip, percutanous repair, mitral valves
Subjects:WB Practice of medicine > WB 300-962 Therapeutics
WO Surgery > WO 500-517 Operative surgical procedures. Techniques
WG Cardiovascular system
Series Name:Decision Support Document 41
Deposited on:14 Jul 2010 16:05
Last Modified:15 Jul 2020 17:44

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