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Operative Tips and Tricks to Preserve Tissue for a Good Repair
Patrick Perier of the Herz und Gefäß Klinik in Bad Neustadt an der Saale, Germany, discusses the problem of excess tissue in mitral valve repair. He focuses on the posterior leaflet, presenting the strengths and limitations of approaches that preserve tissue and discussing tips for a quality repair.
This presentation was originally given during the SCTS Ionescu University program at the 2018 Annual Meeting of the Society for Cardiothoracic Surgery in Great Britain and Ireland. This content is published with the permission of SCTS. Please click here for more information on SCTS educational programs.