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Aortic regurgitation

Jim Newton, Nikant Sabharwal, Saul Myerson, Steven Westaby and Bernard Prendergast

in Valvular Heart Disease

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199559237
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191726200 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199559237.003.0005

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Aortic regurgitation

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Introduction - Epidemiology - Aetiology - Symptoms - Clinical signs - Initial investigations - Differential diagnosis - Echocardiographic assessment - Grading severity - Invasive assessment - Medical therapy - Surveillance - Indications for surgery - Management algorithm for aortic regurgitation

Chapter.  2987 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine

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