Surgical and Transcatheter Management of MR: Competing or Complementary?
mediaposted on 2020-05-21, 21:13 authored by Tsuyoshi Kaneko, Gilbert H. L. Tang, Gorav Ailawadi, Michael J. Reardon
Filmed at the 2020 STS Annual Meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana, Tsuyoshi Kaneko of Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts, USA, moderates a discussion on surgical and transcatheter management of mitral regurgitation (MR). He is joined by Michael J. Reardon of Houston Methodist Hospital in Texas, USA, Gorav Ailawadi of the University of Virginia, and Gilbert H. L. Tang of Mount Sinai Health System in New York City. They discuss the use of transcatheter vs. surgical therapies to treat MR.They focus both on degenerative and funtional MR, patient selection, and the the future of this field.