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Transapical NeoChord Mitral Valve Repair

Friday, February 8, 2019

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Source Name: Annals of Cardiothoracic Surgery


Andrea Colli, David Adams, Alessandro Fiocco, Nicola Pradegan, Lorenzo Longinotti, Matteo Nadali, Dimosthenis Pandis, Gino Gerosa

In this art of operative techniques segment, Colli and colleagues provide an illustrated description on how to perform transapical NeoChord implantation. The authors’ detailed description includes patient positioning, accurate exposure and important landmarks, and guidance on how to safely maneuver intracardiac instruments under transesophageal echocardiographic guidance.

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