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Interventions for valvular disease and heart failure

Transcatheter treatment of multivalvular heart disease

EuroIntervention 2020;16:858-859. DOI: 10.4244/EIJ-D-20-00244

1. Inselspital, Bern University Hospital, Bern, Switzerland




Figure 1. Transcatheter treatment of multivalvular disease. A) Baseline severe MR, transthoracic echocardiography. B) Result after implantation of one PASCAL device (asterisk) with mild residual MR. C) Transcatheter tricuspid direct annuloplasty with a Cardioband after placement of 17 screws before (2D diameter 4.1 cm) and (D) after (2D diameter 3.2 cm) cinching of the annulus (arrow: approximate annular diameter). E) Baseline TR, transthoracic echocardiography. F) Result after annuloplasty with residual TR grade 1+. G) Evolution of NT-proBNP (pg/ml) and eGFR (ml/min) at the time of transcatheter mitral valve repair (TMVR), follow-up, transcatheter tricuspid valve repair (TTVR) and 30 days after both procedures.##...

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