Effect of percutaneous mitral balloon valvuloplasty on right ventricular functions in mitral stenosis: Short- and mid-term results


Inci S., Erol M. K. , Bakirci E. M. , Hamur H., Degirmenci H., Duman H. , ...More

ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.15, no.4, pp.289-296, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 15 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/akd.2014.5360
  • Title of Journal : ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.289-296
  • Keywords: mitral stenosis, percutaneous mitral balloon valvuloplasty, right ventricular functions, MYOCARDIAL PERFORMANCE INDEX, RHEUMATIC HEART-DISEASE, ISOVOLUMIC CONTRACTION, EJECTION FRACTION, ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY, DYSFUNCTION, VOLUME, COMMISSUROTOMY, CARDIOMYOPATHY, ACCELERATION

Abstract

Objective: To evaluate the short- and mid-term effects of percutaneous mitral balloon valvuloplasty (PMBV) on right ventricular functions in mitral stenosis.