Comparison of early and long-term follow-up results of percutaneous mitral balloon valvuloplasty and mitral valve replacement


Usta E., Erdim R., GÖRMEZ S., Dogan A., Ezelsoy M., Kahraman S., ...More

REVISTA DA ASSOCIACAO MEDICA BRASILEIRA, vol.67, no.1, pp.58-63, 2021 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 67 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1590/1806-9282.67.01.20200277
  • Journal Name: REVISTA DA ASSOCIACAO MEDICA BRASILEIRA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded
  • Page Numbers: pp.58-63

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Percutaneous mitral balloon valvuloplasty and mitral valve replacement have been the treatment options for mitral stenosis for several years, however, studies that compare these two modalities are very rare in the literature.