The effect of percutaneous mitral balloon valvuloplasty on left atrial systolic functions


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KARAPINAR H. , Emiroglu M. Y. , Aung S. M. , Kaya Z., Karavelioglu Y., KÜÇÜKDURMAZ Z. , ...More

POSTEPY W KARDIOLOGII INTERWENCYJNEJ, vol.7, no.3, pp.201-205, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 7 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.5114/pwki.2011.24736
  • Title of Journal : POSTEPY W KARDIOLOGII INTERWENCYJNEJ
  • Page Numbers: pp.201-205

Abstract

Background: Conventional echocardiographic methods have already shown that successful mitral balloon valvuloplasty (MBV) can effectively increase left atrial (LA) functions.