Functional Mitral and Tricuspid Regurgitation

Pathophysiology, Assessment and Treatment

  • Kok Meng John Chan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Functional Ischaemic Mitral Regurgitation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. K. M. John Chan
      Pages 3-10
    3. Daniel P. Mulloy, Irving L. Kron
      Pages 87-93
    4. Arminder S. Jassar, Michael A. Acker
      Pages 103-113
    5. Serenella Castelvecchio, Andrea Garatti, Lorenzo Menicanti
      Pages 115-128
    6. Michele De Bonis, Elisabetta Lapenna
      Pages 129-137
  3. Functional Tricuspid Regurgitation

  4. Back Matter
    Pages 221-222

About this book


This book covers in detail all aspects of functional mitral and tricuspid regurgitation, from its pathophysiology and natural history, to its assessment, medical and surgical treatment, and long term results.  

Functional Mitral and Tricuspid Regurgitation encompasses information and knowledge from a diverse background including cardiology, cardiac surgery and basic science. This is necessary for a full understanding of the subject in order to optimally manage patients with this condition.


B-type natriuretic peptide Coronary artery disease Functional ischemic mitral regurgitation Ischemic heart disease Mitral regurgitation Mitral valve repair surgery Mitral valve surgery

Editors and affiliations

  • Kok Meng John Chan
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Cardiothoracic SurgeryGleneagles HospitalKuala LumpurMalaysia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-43508-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-43510-7
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Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals
Internal Medicine & Dermatology