Understanding and managing functional tricuspid regurgitation

Functional tricuspid regurgitation is increasingly recognised as an important clinical condition for which surgical repair is being applied.1 It primarily arises from left heart...

Performing PCI in comatose survivors of cardiac arrest

Because of a significant improvement in the prehospital treatment of patients with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest, an increasing number of resuscitated, comatose patients are being...

Combining MitraClip mitral valve repair with left atrial appendage occlusion is safe and feasible

Shingo Kuwata (University Heart Center, Zurich, Switzerland) and others report in Eurointervention that atrial fibrillation is a “frequent comorbidity” in patients with mitral regurgitation...

The management of leaflet thickening after TAVI remains controversial

Ryo Yanagisawa (Department of Cardiology, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan) and colleagues report in JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging that hypoattenuated leaflet thickening after...

Rebecca Hahn

Ran Kornowski

Philip Urban