This is a presentation of a case of minimally invasive myectomy and complex repair of mitral valve regurgitation for hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy by Dr Alberto Albertini, chief cardiac surgeon at Maria Cecilia Hospital GVM Care & Research in Cotignola, Italy.
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Mitral valve disease
Transmitral Septal Myectomy and Complex Mitral Valve Repair for HOCM Through Periareolar Minimally Invasive Access
January 5, 2021
December 15, 2020
This Beat episode, hosted by Joel Dunning, MD, and joined by Enoch Akowuah, MD, both of the James Cook University Hospital, UK, discusses lawsuits against surgical stapler manufactures; MAVRIC and the UK mini mitral trials; and mitraclip MR repair, Easy-AS, and segmentectomy vs. lobectomy studies.
November 28, 2020
A large RCT with results somewhat supportive of considering a NOAC in the place of warfarin for post operative surgical patients. The study will be weighed against healthcare economical aspects.
Balloon-Expandable Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement Through Minimally Invasive Approach in Big MAC
November 17, 2020
This video demonstrates a transcatheter mitral valve replacement through a minimally invasive approach in a big MAC.
November 3, 2020
The video demonstrates a mitral valve commissuroplasty performed robotically, and emphasizes that commissural prolapse often leads to a complex jet with an unclear mechanism of regurgitation, while showing that the surgical technique to correct the prolapse is straightforward.
October 8, 2020
This video demonstrates an endoscopic technique to repair the leaking mitral valve via the areola margin of the right nipple.
September 8, 2020
The authors present an endoscopic-assisted solution for a complex fifth redo mitral valve replacement.
CTSNet To Go Podcast Episode: The Horizon of Transcatheter Mitral Therapies: How Should the Surgeons Prepare?
September 1, 2020
Tsuyoshi Kaneko, Wilson Szeto, Michael J. Mack, and Gilbert Tang discuss the future of transcatheter mitral valve repair and replacement.
Long-Term Outcomes of Chordal Replacement With Expanded Polytetrafluoroethylene Sutures to Repair Mitral Leaflet Prolapse
August 12, 2020
David et al. examined the durability of mitral repair using using chordal replacement with expanded polytetrafluoroethylene sutures to correct leaflet prolapse.They evaluated 186 patients who underwent isolated chordal replacement, and 560 patients who underwent both leaflet resection and choral replacement.
Loop Neochord Versus Leaflet Resection Techniques for Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Repair: Long-Term Results
August 12, 2020
The study compared long-term results of loop neochord replacement with leaflet resection techniques in 2134 patients undergoing minimally invasive mitral valve repair.