Chapter 20. Role of Septal Ablation in a Surgical Center

  1. Barry J. Maron MD
  1. Harry M. Lever MD

Published Online: 25 OCT 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470987469.ch20

Diagnosis and Management of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

Diagnosis and Management of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

How to Cite

Lever, H. M. (2004) Role of Septal Ablation in a Surgical Center, in Diagnosis and Management of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (ed B. J. Maron), Blackwell Publishing, Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470987469.ch20

Editor Information

  1. Director, The Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Center, Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 OCT 2007
  2. Published Print: 27 FEB 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405117326

Online ISBN: 9780470987469

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Keywords:

  • septal ablation;
  • hypertrophy;
  • disopyramide;
  • afterload-reducing agents;
  • mitral regurgitation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Mechanisms of obstruction and mitral regurgitation

  • Septal myectomy

  • PTMSA

  • Cleveland Clinic experience