Chapter

Surgery and prosthetic valves

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/9780199559237.003.0012

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Surgery and prosthetic valves

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Cardiovascular Medicine

GO

Show Summary Details

Preview

Introduction - Preoperative assessment - Perioperative care - Choice of surgery - Aortic valve surgery - Mitral valve surgery - Mitral valve repair - Anticoagulation - Valve thrombosis - Thromboembolism - Bleeding or INR elevation - Haemolysis - Paravalvular leak - Bioprosthetic failure - Patient–prosthesis mismatch - Surveillance - Prosthetic valves in pregnancy - Magnetic resonance imaging and prosthetic valves

Chapter.  6729 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery ; Cardiovascular Medicine

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.