Percutaneous treatment options for degenerative mitral regurgitation

Chairpersons: R. Kornowski, F. Maisano
Session coordinator: R. Kornowski
Panellists: J. Bartunek, V. Bapat

Learning Objectives

  • To review the pathophysiology of primary degenerative mitral regurgitation
  • To appreciate the imaging needed for diagnosis and planning of mitral regurgitation repair
  • To discuss the potential role of MitraClip as an alternative for surgery in treating mitral regurgitation

Presentations available when logged in:

  • Introduction and objectives
  • How to assess results and outcome
  • Surgical correction of degenerative mitral regurgitation: the gold standard
  • Case presentation
  • The mitral clip for degenerative mitral regurgitation: is it an alternative for surgery?