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Dynamic transcatheter mitral valve repair: a new concept to treat functional mitral regurgitation using an adjustable spacer

EuroIntervention 2017;13:280-283 published online May 2017. DOI: 10.4244/EIJ-D-16-00970

1. Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, King’s College Hospital, London, United Kingdom; 2. Department of Cardiology, King’s College Hospital, London, United Kingdom; 3. Cardiosolutions, Inc., West Bridgewater, MA, USA; 4. Department of Cardiovascular Me

We report the first-in-man implantation of the Mitra-Spacer. The device was implanted transapically. FMR was reduced to moderate. At two months, while in NYHA Class II, LVEF had improved, but FMR increased and 2 mL was added,

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