Paper: Importance of preserving the apex and plication of the base in left ventricular volume reduction surgery

Full Title: 
Importance of preserving the apex and plication of the base in left ventricular volume reduction surgery
Author(s): 
Koyama T
Nishimura K
Soga Y
Unimonh O
Ueyama K
Komeda M
Journal: 
J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg., Mar 2003; 125: 669 - 677
Applications: 
Pressure
Subject: 
Human
Referenced Products: 
micromanometer-tipped catheter
Keywords: 
mitral valve
cytokines
remodeling
hemodynamics
surgery
Publication date (ref): 
2003-03-01 12:00:00 -0600