Top 20 of Mitral Valve Insufficiency

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Recommendations for evaluation of the severity of native valvular regurgitation with two-dimensional and Doppler echocardiography.

2003: American Society of Echocardiography; MEnriquez-Sarano; EFoster; PAGrayburn; CDKraft; RALevine; PNihoyannopoulos; CMOtto; ... MAQuiñones; HRakowski; WJStewart; AWaggoner; NJWeissman; WAZoghbi;

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Valvular heart disease associated with fenfluramine-phentermine.

1997: HMConnolly; JLCrary; BSEdwards; WDEdwards; DDHensrud; MDMcGoon; HVSchaff;

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Activated interstitial myofibroblasts express catabolic enzymes and mediate matrix remodeling in myxomatous heart valves.

2001: MAikawa; YFukumoto; PLibby; ERabkin; FJSchoen; JRStone;

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Left ventricular dyssynchrony predicts response and prognosis after cardiac resynchronization therapy.

2004: JJBax; GBBleeker; EBoersma; THMarwick; SGMolhoek; MJSchalij; PSteendijk; EEvan der Wall;

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Controversies in ventricular remodelling.

2006: PJCommerford; BJGersh; LHOpie; MAPfeffer;

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Measurement of instantaneous left ventricular dimension and filling rate in man, using echocardiography.

1973: DBrown; DGGibson;

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Resurgence of acute rheumatic fever in the intermountain area of the United States.

1987: MMBoucek; JADaly; ELKaplan; GSOrsmond; SJRoth; HDRuttenberg; VFTait; JAThompson; LGVeasy; SEWiedmeier;

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Relation of transmitral flow velocity patterns to left ventricular diastolic function: new insights from a combined hemodynamic and Doppler echocardiographic study.

1988: CPAppleton; LKHatle; RLPopp;

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Ischemic mitral regurgitation: long-term outcome and prognostic implications with quantitative Doppler assessment.

2001: KRBailey; MEnriquez-Sarano; FGrigioni; AJTajik; KJZehr;

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Quantitative determinants of the outcome of asymptomatic mitral regurgitation.

2005: JFAvierinos; MCapps; DDetaint; MEnriquez-Sarano; DMessika-Zeitoun; VNkomo; HVSchaff; CScott; AJTajik;

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The pathogenesis of acute pulmonary edema associated with hypertension.

2001: KFowle; SKGandhi; DWKitzman; WCLittle; AMNomeir; JCPowers; KMRankin;

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Insights from three-dimensional echocardiography into the mechanism of functional mitral regurgitation: direct in vivo demonstration of altered leaflet tethering geometry.

1997: JLGuerrero; MDHandschumacher; LJiang; RALevine; YOtsuji; ESchwammenthal; JKSong; GJVlahakes;

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Pulsed Doppler echocardiographic determination of stroke volume and cardiac output: clinical validation of two new methods using the apical window.

1984: LCKuo; JFLewis; MCLimacher; JGNelson; MAQuiñones;

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Clinical application of transvenous mitral commissurotomy by a new balloon catheter.

1984: KInoue; FKitamura; NMiyamoto; TNakamura; TOwaki;

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Determinants of the degree of functional mitral regurgitation in patients with systolic left ventricular dysfunction: A quantitative clinical study.

2000: MEnriquez-Sarano; JBSeward; AJTajik; CTribouilloy; SFYiu;

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Color Doppler assessment of mitral regurgitation with orthogonal planes.

1987: CKAdey; RPGatewood; RGGoyal; FHelmcke; MCHsiung; NCNanda; BSoto;

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Recurrent mitral regurgitation after annuloplasty for functional ischemic mitral regurgitation.

2004: EHBlackstone; GCohen; DMCosgrove; AMGillinov; BWLytle; PMMcCarthy; ECMcGee; FNajam; ... JRajeswaran; JFSabik; TShiota;

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Symptomatic valvular myxomatous transformation (the floppy valve syndrome). A possible forme fruste of the Marfan syndrome.

1965: RCRead; APThal; VEWendt;

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Prolapse of the mitral valve: clinical and cine-angiocardiographic findings.

1966: JMCriley; JOHumphries; KBLewis; RSRoss;

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Clinical significance of mitral regurgitation after acute myocardial infarction. Survival and Ventricular Enlargement Investigators.

1997: LBasta; EBraunwald; GCFlaker; BJGersh; GALamas; GFMitchell; LMoyé; MAPfeffer; SCSmith;

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