The Official Journal of EuroPCR and the European Association of Percutaneous Coronary Interventions (EAPCI)
INTERVENTIONS FOR VALVULAR DISEASE AND HEART FAILURE
Transcatheter treatment of tricuspid regurgitation using edge-to-edge repair: procedural results, clinical implications and predictors of success
EuroIntervention 2018;14:e290-e297 published online April 2018 published online e-edition June 2018. DOI: 10.4244/EIJ-D-17-01091
Philipp Lurz1,2*, MD, PhD; Christian Besler1, MD; Thilo Noack3, MD; Anna Flo Forner4, MD; Carmine Bevilacqua4, MD; Joerg Seeburger2,3, MD; Karl-Philipp Rommel1, MD; Stephan Blazek1, MD; Philipp Hartung1, MD; Marion Zimmer1, MD; Friedrich Mohr2,3, MD; Gerhard Schuler1, MD; Axel Linke5, MD, Joerg Ender4, MD; Holger Thiele1,2, MD
1. Department of Cardiology, Heart Center Leipzig – University Hospital, Leipzig, Germany; 2. Leipzig Heart Institute, University of Leipzig - Heart Center, Leipzig, Germany; 3. Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center Leipzig – University Hospital, Le
Aims: The aim of this study was to analyse the feasibility, safety and effectiveness of tricuspid valve (TV) repair using the MitraClip system in patients at high surgical risk.