Surgical Techniques for Functional Mitral Regurgitation
mediaposted on 2017-11-16, 20:23 authored by Joseph Lamelas
Joseph Lamelas of the Texas Heart Institute in Houston discusses different surgical techniques to address ventricular dysfunction in functional mitral regurgitation. He presents video of his prefered technique, termed "Ring & Sling," in which a graft draws the papillary muscles together.
This presentation was originally given during the SCTS Ionescu University program at the 2017 Annual Meeting of the Society for Cardiothoracic Surgery in Great Britain and Ireland. This content is published with the permission of SCTS. Please click here for more information on SCTS educational programs.