Early percutaneous mitral commissurotomy or standard administration for asymptomatic mitral stenosis: a randomised scientific trial

Introduction Although percutaneous mitral commissurotomy (PMC) has change into the usual remedy for symptomatic sufferers with rheumatic mitral stenosis (MS),1 2 most asymptomatic sufferers usually are not candidates for PMC because of the small however inherent procedure-related dangers. The choice to carry out PMC on asymptomatic sufferers requires cautious weighing of the potential advantages towards […]

“Advances in Mitral Valve Surgery” Announced!

Written By: Adam Pick, Patient Advocate, Author & Website FounderPublished: November 9, 2021 [Update: Great News! The “Advances in Mitral Valve Surgery” webinar with Dr. Chikwe from Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, and Wendy Spector, a recent mitral valve repair patient, was a wonderful and very interactive session with over 350 patient registrations. You can now watch […]