Thrombolysis (T) is an effective therapy for prosthetic valve thrombosis (PVT). Debate still exists as to which clinical or noninvasive finding best predict the result of T. The aim of the study was to investigate the role of fluoroscopy (F) to predict efficacy of T in pts with mitral PVT.

Prosthetic mitral valve thrombosis: can fluoroscopy predict the efficacy of thrombolytic treatment? / P. Montorsi, D. Cavoretto, M. Alimento, M. Muratori, M. Pepi. - In: CIRCULATION. - ISSN 0009-7322. - 108 Suppl 1:10(2003 Sep 09), pp. II79-84-II84.

Prosthetic mitral valve thrombosis: can fluoroscopy predict the efficacy of thrombolytic treatment?

P. Montorsi
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2003-09-09

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Thrombolysis (T) is an effective therapy for prosthetic valve thrombosis (PVT). Debate still exists as to which clinical or noninvasive finding best predict the result of T. The aim of the study was to investigate the role of fluoroscopy (F) to predict efficacy of T in pts with mitral PVT.
Heart Valve Prosthesis Implantation; Thrombolytic Therapy; Fluoroscopy; Humans; Treatment Outcome; Echocardiography, Doppler; Mitral Valve; Middle Aged; Pressure; Thrombosis; Male; Female
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