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Table of Contents

1 The Growing Specialty of Adult Structural Heart Disease

2 Imaging in Structural Heart Disease

3 Vascular Access for Structural Heart Disease

4 Transseptal Heart Catheterization

5 Aortic and Pulmonic Balloon Valvuloplasty

6 Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: Edwards SAPIEN Valve

7 Self-Expanding Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Using the Core Valve Transcatheter Heart Valve

8 Percutaneous Pulmonary Valve Implantation

9 Percutaneous Balloon Valvuloplasty for Patients with Rheumatic Mitral and Tricuspid Stenosis

10 Percutaneous Approaches for Treating Mitral Regurgitation

11 The MitraClip Device and Procedural Overview

12 Percutaneous Repair of Paravalvular Leaks

13 Valve-in-Valve Therapy

14 Alcohol Septal Ablation for Obstructive Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

15 Percutaneous Approach to Pericardial Window

16 Transcatheter Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion

17 Percutaneous Closure of Congenital, Acquired and Postinfarction Ventricular Septal Defects

18 Percutaneous Closure of Aortic, Coronary and Ventricular Pseudoaneurysms, Coronary Fistulae

19 Percutaneous Treatment of Pulmonary Vein Stenosis

20 Patent Foramen Ovale

21 Atrial Septal Defect Creation

22 Unwanted Vascular Communications: Patent Ductus Arteriosus, Coronary Fistulas, Pulmonary Vascular Malformations, and Aorto-Pulmonary Collaterals

23 Percutaneous Relief of Vascular Obstruction: Potpourri

Details

No. of pages:
368
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2014
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Electronic ISBN:
9780323247504
Electronic ISBN:
9780323186483
Print ISBN:
9781455707584

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