HOW SHOULD I TREAT?

How should I treat a rupture of the interatrial septum with haemodynamically relevant right-to-left shunt during MitraClip implantation?

EuroIntervention 2017;13:1007-1010. DOI: 10.4244/EIJ-D-16-00869

Tobias Schmidt
Tobias Schmidt1*, MD; Hannes Alessandrini1, MD; Felix Kreidel1, MD; Tobias Spangenberg1, MD; Michael Schlüter2, PhD; Jochen Kannmacher3, MD; Ralf Bader4, MD; Thomas Thielsen1, MD; Karl-Heinz Kuck1, MD; Christian Frerker1, MD; Ivan P. Casserly5, MB, BCh; Miles W.H. Behan6, DM, FRCP; Anne Scott6, MD, FRCP; Ajay Yerramasu6, MBBS, MRCP; Alan Japp6, PhD, MRCP; Renzo Pessotto6, MD, FRCS; David B. Northridge6, MB, FRCP
1. Department of Cardiology, Asklepios Klinik St. Georg, Hamburg, Germany; 2. ASKLEPIOS proresearch, Hamburg, Germany; 3. Department of Anaesthesiology, Asklepios Klinik St. Georg, Hamburg, Germany; 4. Department of Heart Surgery, Asklepios Klinik St. Geo

The author has no conflicts of interest to declare.

How would I treat?

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