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Transcatheter Treatment of Tricuspid Regurgitation Using Edge-to-Edge Repair: Procedural Results, Clinical Implications and Predictors for Success

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Philipp Lurz1; Christian Besler2; Thilo Noack3; Anna Flo Forner4; Carmine Bevilacqua5; Joerg Seeburger6; Karl-Philipp Rommel7; Stephan Blazek8; Philipp Hartung9; Marion Zimmer10; Friedrich Mohr11; Gerhard Schuler12; Axel Linke13; Joerg Ender14; Holger Thiele15;

1. Department of Cardiology, Heart Centre Leipzig, University Hospital, Leipzig, Germany, GERMANY; 2. Dept. of Cardiology, Heart Center Leipzig – University Hospital, Leipzig, Germany; 3. Dept. of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center Leipzig – University Hospital, Leipzig, Germany; 4. Dept. of Anesthesiology, Heart Center Leipzig –Leipzig, Germany; 5. Dept. of Anesthesiology, Heart Center Leipzig –Leipzig, Germany; 6. Dept. of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center Leipzig – University Hospital, Leipzig, Germany; 7. Dept. of Cardiology, Heart Center Leipzig – University Hospital, Leipzig, Germany; 8. Dept. of Cardiology, Heart Center Leipzig – University Hospital, Leipzig, Germany; 9. Dept. of Cardiology, Heart Center Leipzig – University Hospital, Leipzig, Germany; 10. Dept. of Cardiology, Heart Center Leipzig – University Hospital, Leipzig, Germany; 11. Dept. of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center Leipzig – University Hospital, Leipzig, Germany; 12. Dept. of Cardiology, Heart Center Leipzig – University Hospital, Leipzig, Germany; 13. Technische Universität Dresden, Heart Center Dresden University Hospital, Dresden, Germany; 14. Dept. of Anesthesiology, Heart Center Leipzig –Leipzig, Germany; 15. Dept. of Cardiology, Heart Center Leipzig – University Hospital, Leipzig, Germany

Aims: To analyze the feasibility, safety and effectiveness of Tricuspid valve (TV) repair using the MitraClip system in patients at high surgical risk.

Methods and results: Forty-two elderly h…

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