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Case 14

Rajkumar Rajendram, Javed Ehtisham and Colin Forfar

in Oxford Case Histories in Cardiology

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Published in print March 2011 | ISBN: 9780199556786
Published online November 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191753305 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199556786.003.0108

Series: Oxford Case Histories

Case 14

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A 60-year-old woman with permanent atrial fibrillation had a mechanical mitral valve replacement (MVR; 29-mm ATS Medical) implanted for rheumatic mitral valve disease. She was taking warfarin to maintain a target INR of 3.0.

Chapter.  2178 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine

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