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Valvular Heart Disease

  • Amar KrishnaswamyEmail author
  • Brian P. Griffin
Chapter
Part of the Contemporary Cardiology book series (CONCARD)

Abstract

Valvular heart disease is a common reason for patients to present for outpatient or inpatient evaluation and treatment. This chapter will provide details on the echocardiographic and invasive catheter-based assessments of stenotic and regurgitant valvular lesions.

Keywords

Aortic stenosis Aortic regurgitation Mitral stenosis Mitral regurgitation Invasive hemodynamic assessment 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Interventional CardiologyCleveland ClinicClevelandUSA
  2. 2.Cardiovascular ImagingCleveland ClinicClevelandUSA

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