Case 49

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:

Series: Oxford Case Histories

Case 49

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A 54-year-old obese man with severe rheumatic mitral stenosis and paroxysmal AF had a mechanical mitral valve replacement (MVR) with an Omniscience disc valve. There were no complications reported during the perioperative period. His only regular medications were bisoprolol, perindopril, and warfarin.

Chapter.  2040 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine

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