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Transcatheter Valve Repair
by Ziyad Hijazi

Transcatheter Valve Repair discusses all aspects related to percutaneous and established valve repair methods.


  • First book published on this new but fast-paced technique for valve repair
  • Editors and authors are pioneers in the field of transcatheter valve repair
  • Each of the four valves discussed separately, with expert discussion on efficacy of various operations and valve repairs
  • Each of the four valves discussed separately, with expert discussion on efficacy of various operations and valve repairs


The Pulmonary Valve

  1. Embryology/Pathology of the pulmonary valve both in stenosis and regurgitation
  2. Pulmonary Regurgitation
  3. Assessment of the pulmonary valve with magnetic resonance imaging
  4. Hemodynamic evaluation of pulmonary valve disease. Part I: pediatric perspectives
  5. Hemodynamic evaluation of pulmonary valve disease. Part II: adult perspectives
  6. Impact of emerging technologies in cardiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery- Percutaneous pulmonary valve implantation
  7. Established techniques for repair/replacement of the pulmonic valve
  8. Small intestinal submucosa-a new generation of valve replacement
  9. Available Transcatheter pulmonary valves: Perventricular Technique with Shelhigh valve
  10. Available transcatheter pulmonary valves- Bonhoeffer valve
  11. Extending the present limitations and indications of percutaneous pulmonary valve replacement to small patients and large ventricular outflow tracts

The Aortic Valve

  1. Aortic Stenosis: Pathophysiology, clinical, and echocardiographic manifestations
  2. Hemodynamic Evaluation of aortic valve disease and Indications for repair/replacement
  3. Impact of new percutaneous techniques of aortic valve replacement on cardiology/cardiac surgical practice
  4. Established Methods of aortic valve repair and replacement
  5. Non-surgical aortic valve replacement: history, present and future perspectives
  6. Clinical Experience with the Percutaneous Heart Valve for treatment of degenerative aortic stenosis
  7. The CoreValve in the Aortic Position
  8. Development of a Nanosynthesized Metallic Percutaneous Aortic Valve

The Mitral Valve

  1. Embryology of the mitral valve and Pathology of mitral valve stenosis, Regurgitation
  2. Mitral valve disease
  3. MRI/CT Scan evaluation of the mitral valve
  4. Invasive Hemodynamics for the assessment of the mitral valve
  5. Impact of emerging percutaneous techniques on Cardiology and cardiac surgical practice
  6. Established methods of surgical mitral valve repair and replacement
  7. Percutaneous leaflet repair for mitral regurgitation using the Evalve edge-to-edge clip technique
  8. Available Transcatheter mitral valve repair techniques: CS method
  9. A Hybrid approach to the mini-invasive replacement of the mitral valve

The Tricuspid Valve

  1. Evaluation of the tricuspid valve using CMR
  2. Hemodynamic evaluation of tricuspid stenosis and regurgitation: Indications for repair and replacement
  3. Established surgical methods for tricuspid valve repair and replacement
  4. Available devices for percutaneous replacement of the tricuspid valve

Tissue Engineering

  1. Different tissues for valves: How to choose the right tissue

Valve Testing

  1. Valve testing: Durability and beyond


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Transcatheter Valve Repair
by Ziyad Hijazi
2006 384 pages $198.95 + shipping
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