Article Abstract

Durability of mitral valve repair for degenerative mitral regurgitation: is it gold all that glitters?

Authors: Antonio M. Calafiore, Antonio Totaro, Massimiliano Foschi, Michele Di Mauro

Abstract

Mitral valve (MV) repair for degenerative mitral regurgitation (MR) is achieved nowadays with a great success rate and a good survival, similar, in certain subgroups, to that of the normal population (1).