Chapter 11. Mitral Regurgitation

  1. George A. Stouffer MD
  1. Robert V. Kelly and
  2. Mauricio G. Cohen

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692608.ch11

Cardiovascular Hemodynamics for the Clinician

Cardiovascular Hemodynamics for the Clinician

How to Cite

Kelly, R. V. and Cohen, M. G. (2007) Mitral Regurgitation, in Cardiovascular Hemodynamics for the Clinician (ed G. A. Stouffer), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692608.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 OCT 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405169172

Online ISBN: 9780470692608

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Keywords:

  • mitral regurgitation;
  • pulmonary edema;
  • pathology;
  • cardiac catheterization;
  • physical examination

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Pathology

  • Acute MR

  • Hemodynamic concepts in patients with chronic MR

  • Compensatory mechanisms in chronic MR

  • Cardiac catheterization and MR hemodynamics

  • Physical examination

  • Echocardiography

  • Important points

  • Hemodynamics of mitral regurgitation

  • Reference