The Choice Between Valve Preservation and Valve Replacement

  • N. G. De Vega
Conference paper


Before open-heart techniques were developed, surgeons could only direct their efforts toward achieving repair of diseased valves. Surprisingly, certain techniques developed then are still the basis for surgical procedures used today.


Mitral Valve Valve Replacement Tricuspid Valve Mitral Valve Disease Atrioventricular Valve 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • N. G. De Vega
    • 1
  1. 1.Hospital Regional Carlos HayaMálagaSpain

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