Chapter 18. Mitral Valve Disease

  1. Mark J. D. Griffiths MRCP, PhD, EDICM, BDICM Consultant,
  2. Jeremy J. Cordingley MRCP, FRCA, EDICM Consultant and
  3. Susanna Price MRCP, PhD, EDICM, FESC Consultant
  1. Susanna Price MRCP, PhD, EDICM, FESC Consultant2 and
  2. Derek Gibson MD1

Published Online: 9 JUL 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444314502.ch18

Cardiovascular Critical Care

Cardiovascular Critical Care

How to Cite

Price, S. and Gibson, D. (2010) Mitral Valve Disease, in Cardiovascular Critical Care (eds M. J. D. Griffiths, J. J. Cordingley and S. Price), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444314502.ch18

Editor Information

  1. Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust London, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Cardiology, Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK

  2. 2

    Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 JUL 2010
  2. Published Print: 30 JUL 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405148573

Online ISBN: 9781444314502

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Keywords:

  • The next stage is to demonstrate anatomical evidence of MV;
  • Management of severe primary mitral regurgitation;
  • Left ventricular disease complicated by mitral regurgitation;
  • Left ventricular disease associated with left bundle branch block and mild mitral regurgitation;
  • Prosthetic mitral valve disease;
  • Post-operative management of mitral valve surgery;
  • Valve-related post-operative complications;
  • General post-operative complications

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Mitral regurgitation

  • Mitral stenosis

  • Prosthetic mitral valve disease

  • Post-operative management of mitral valve surgery

  • Conclusions

  • References