Curr Opin Cardiol 2021 Sep 15. Epub 2021 Sep 15.
Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, University Heart Center Freiburg, Bad Krozingen, Germany Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Department of Cardiac Surgery, Smidt Heart Institute, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Purpose Of Review: Optimal timing of intervention for ischemic mitral regurgitation remains to be elucidated. This review summarizes the data on the management of ischemic mitral regurgitation, and their implications on current practice and future research.
Recent Findings: Mechanistically, ischemic mitral regurgitation can present as Type I, Type IIIb or mixed Type I and IIIb disease. Read More