tricuspid valve insufficiency

Summary

Summary: Backflow of blood from the right ventricle into the right atrium, owing to imperfect functioning of the tricuspid valve.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Should stitch annuloplasty really be abandoned for developed flexible prosthetic band or ring in functional tricuspid regurgitation?
    Senol Yavuz
    Bursa Yuksek Ihtisas Education and Research Hospital, Bursa 16330, Turkey
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 6:736. 2007
  2. ncbi The tricuspid valve: current perspective and evolving management of tricuspid regurgitation
    Jason H Rogers
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Davis Medical Center, 4860 Y St, Suite 2820, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Circulation 119:2718-25. 2009
  3. ncbi Recommendations for evaluation of the severity of native valvular regurgitation with two-dimensional and Doppler echocardiography
    William A Zoghbi
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 16:777-802. 2003
  4. pmc Role of natriuretic peptides in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with carcinoid heart disease
    J M Zuetenhorst
    Department of Gastroenterology, Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Plesmanlaan 121, 1066 CX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Cancer 90:2073-9. 2004
  5. ncbi Serial noninvasive assessment of progressive pulmonary hypertension in a rat model
    John E Jones
    Department of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 283:H364-71. 2002
  6. ncbi Progression of isolated tricuspid regurgitation late after mitral valve surgery for rheumatic mitral valve disease
    Chisato Izumi
    Department of Cardiology, Tenri Hospital, Nara, Japan
    J Heart Valve Dis 11:353-6. 2002
  7. ncbi Predictors of residual tricuspid regurgitation after mitral valve surgery
    Katsuhiko Matsuyama
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Tenri Hospital, Tenri, Nara, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 75:1826-8. 2003
  8. ncbi Three-dimensional geometry of the tricuspid annulus in healthy subjects and in patients with functional tricuspid regurgitation: a real-time, 3-dimensional echocardiographic study
    Shota Fukuda
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Ave, Desk F15, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Circulation 114:I492-8. 2006
  9. ncbi Tricuspid annular motion as a predictor of severe right ventricular failure after left ventricular assist device implantation
    Sarinya Puwanant
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 27:1102-7. 2008
  10. ncbi Geometric and hemodynamic determinants of functional tricuspid regurgitation: a real-time three-dimensional echocardiography study
    Yong Hyun Park
    Division of Cardiology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Poongnap2 Dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul, South Korea
    Int J Cardiol 124:160-5. 2008

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Publications232 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Should stitch annuloplasty really be abandoned for developed flexible prosthetic band or ring in functional tricuspid regurgitation?
    Senol Yavuz
    Bursa Yuksek Ihtisas Education and Research Hospital, Bursa 16330, Turkey
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 6:736. 2007
  2. ncbi The tricuspid valve: current perspective and evolving management of tricuspid regurgitation
    Jason H Rogers
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Davis Medical Center, 4860 Y St, Suite 2820, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Circulation 119:2718-25. 2009
    ..In this article, we review the anatomy, pathophysiology, and value of mechanical correction of TR, including potential transcatheter therapies for TR...
  3. ncbi Recommendations for evaluation of the severity of native valvular regurgitation with two-dimensional and Doppler echocardiography
    William A Zoghbi
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 16:777-802. 2003
  4. pmc Role of natriuretic peptides in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with carcinoid heart disease
    J M Zuetenhorst
    Department of Gastroenterology, Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Plesmanlaan 121, 1066 CX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Cancer 90:2073-9. 2004
    ..A significantly better survival was observed in case of normal NT-proBNP values. In conclusion, NT-proBNP is helpful as a simple marker in the diagnosis of CHD. Survival is better in patients with normal levels of NT-proBNP...
  5. ncbi Serial noninvasive assessment of progressive pulmonary hypertension in a rat model
    John E Jones
    Department of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 283:H364-71. 2002
    ..These data indicate that transthoracic echocardiography can be used for monitoring the progress of pulmonary hypertension in a rat model...
  6. ncbi Progression of isolated tricuspid regurgitation late after mitral valve surgery for rheumatic mitral valve disease
    Chisato Izumi
    Department of Cardiology, Tenri Hospital, Nara, Japan
    J Heart Valve Dis 11:353-6. 2002
    ..The study aim was to investigate severe isolated TR late after mitral valve surgery for rheumatic mitral valve disease...
  7. ncbi Predictors of residual tricuspid regurgitation after mitral valve surgery
    Katsuhiko Matsuyama
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Tenri Hospital, Tenri, Nara, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 75:1826-8. 2003
    ..Whether preoperative tricuspid regurgitation (TR) will regress or progress late after surgery is unknown. The aim of this study was to evaluate predictors of significant TR late after mitral valve surgery...
  8. ncbi Three-dimensional geometry of the tricuspid annulus in healthy subjects and in patients with functional tricuspid regurgitation: a real-time, 3-dimensional echocardiographic study
    Shota Fukuda
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Ave, Desk F15, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Circulation 114:I492-8. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was therefore to investigate the 3D geometry of the TA in healthy subjects and in patients with functional tricuspid regurgitation (TR)...
  9. ncbi Tricuspid annular motion as a predictor of severe right ventricular failure after left ventricular assist device implantation
    Sarinya Puwanant
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 27:1102-7. 2008
    ..We sought to determine pre-operative right heart echocardiographic predictors of post-LVAD severe RV failure...
  10. ncbi Geometric and hemodynamic determinants of functional tricuspid regurgitation: a real-time three-dimensional echocardiography study
    Yong Hyun Park
    Division of Cardiology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Poongnap2 Dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul, South Korea
    Int J Cardiol 124:160-5. 2008
    ..The geometric and hemodynamic determinants of functional tricuspid regurgitation (FTR) have not yet been established. Geometric alterations in the tricuspid valve can be accurately determined using 3-dimensional echocardiography...
  11. ncbi Surgery for functional tricuspid regurgitation: current techniques, outcomes and emerging concepts
    Shahzad G Raja
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Harefield Hospital, Middlesex, UK
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 7:73-84. 2009
    ..A better understanding of the mechanisms of functional tricuspid regurgitation will help explain the failure of current techniques and be a help to modify existing surgical techniques or develop new techniques...
  12. pmc Management of tricuspid valve regurgitation
    Manuel J Antunes
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University Hospital, Coimbra, Portugal
    Heart 93:271-6. 2007
  13. pmc Elevated pulmonary artery pressure by Doppler echocardiography predicts hospitalization for heart failure and mortality in ambulatory stable coronary artery disease: the Heart and Soul Study
    Bryan Ristow
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:43-9. 2007
    ..We compared the predictive ability of tricuspid regurgitation (TR) and end-diastolic pulmonary regurgitation (EDPR) gradients in outpatients with coronary artery disease...
  14. ncbi Progression of tricuspid regurgitation after repaired functional ischemic mitral regurgitation
    Akira Matsunaga
    The International Heart Institute of Montana Foundation, Saint Patrick Hospital and Health Sciences Center, University of Montana, Missoula, Montana, USA
    Circulation 112:I453-7. 2005
    ..It can also appear de novo. The aim of this study was to analyze TR in a group of patients who underwent successful revascularization and mitral valve repair (MVRep) for functional ischemic mitral regurgitation (MR)...
  15. ncbi Tricuspid incompetence and geometry of the right ventricle as predictors of right ventricular function after implantation of a left ventricular assist device
    Evgenij V Potapov
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    J Heart Lung Transplant 27:1275-81. 2008
    ..Right ventricular (RV) dysfunction develops in 20% to 50% of patients after LVAD implantation, leading to prolonged ICU stay and elevated mortality. However, the prediction of RV failure remains difficult...
  16. ncbi Eight-year outcomes of tricuspid annuloplasty using autologous pericardial strip for functional tricuspid regurgitation
    Byung Chul Chang
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Yonsei Cardiovascular Center and Research Institute, Severance Hospital, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:1485-92; discussion 1493. 2008
    ..We compared the long-term results of newly developed tricuspid annuloplasty procedure using autologous pericardial strip with that of conventional suture annuloplasty...
  17. ncbi Reversible pulmonary hypertension, tricuspid regurgitation and right-sided heart failure associated with hyperthyroidism: case report and review of the literature
    Hector F Lozano
    Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, FL, USA
    Cardiol Rev 12:299-305. 2004
    ..This is especially important because hyperthyroidism is a treatable entity and its cardiac manifestations may be completely reversible...
  18. ncbi Determinants of surgical outcome in patients with isolated tricuspid regurgitation
    Yong Jin Kim
    Cardiovascular Center, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Circulation 120:1672-8. 2009
    ..We sought to identify preoperative predictors of clinical outcomes after surgery in patients with severe tricuspid regurgitation...
  19. ncbi Secondary tricuspid regurgitation or dilatation: which should be the criteria for surgical repair?
    Gilles D Dreyfus
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Trust, Harefield Hospital, Harefield, Middlesex, United Kingdom
    Ann Thorac Surg 79:127-32. 2005
    ..The purpose of this prospective study was to determine whether surgical repair of the tricuspid valve based on tricuspid dilatation rather than TR could lead to potential benefits...
  20. ncbi Geometric determinants of functional tricuspid regurgitation: insights from 3-dimensional echocardiography
    Thanh Thao Ton-Nu
    Cardiac Ultrasound Laboratory, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Circulation 114:143-9. 2006
    ..We aimed to examine the 3D geometry of the tricuspid valve annulus (TVA) in patients with functional TR, comparing them with patients with normal tricuspid valve function and relating annular geometric changes to functional TR...
  21. ncbi Percutaneous caval stent valve implantation: investigation of an interventional approach for treatment of tricuspid regurgitation
    Alexander Lauten
    Department of Internal Medicine I Cardiology, Angiology, Pneumology, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany
    Eur Heart J 31:1274-81. 2010
    ..Herein, we report our experience of treatment by percutaneous implantation of valved stents in the inferior vena cava (IVC) and superior vena cava (SVC) to substitute tricuspid valve function in a model of acute insufficiency...
  22. ncbi Follow-up after surgical closure of congenital ventricular septal defect
    G Bol-Raap
    Department of Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 24:511-5. 2003
    ..The purpose of this retrospective study was to assess long-term outcome of children after surgical closure of a ventricular septal defect (VSD)...
  23. ncbi Assessment of pulmonary vascular resistance by Doppler echocardiography in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Nedim Selimovic
    Department of Cardiology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Heart Lung Transplant 26:927-34. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate whether Doppler echocardiography can be used to determine PVR in patients with PAH...
  24. ncbi Tricuspid valve repair: durability and risk factors for failure
    Patrick M McCarthy
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Desk F24, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 127:674-85. 2004
    ..To compare durability of tricuspid valve annuloplasty techniques, identify risk factors for repair failure, and characterize survival, reoperation, and functional class of surviving patients...
  25. ncbi Determination of cardiac output by the Fick method, thermodilution, and acetylene rebreathing in pulmonary hypertension
    M M Hoeper
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 160:535-41. 1999
    ..We conclude that thermodilution and acetylene rebreathing are useful tools for assessing cardiac output in patients with pulmonary hypertension, even in the presence of low cardiac output or severe tricuspid regurgitation...
  26. ncbi Extension of Doppler-derived echocardiographic measures of pulmonary vascular resistance to patients with moderate or severe pulmonary vascular disease
    Antonios P Vlahos
    Child Health Department, Pediatric Cardiology Division, University of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 21:711-4. 2008
    ..Pulmonary vascular resistance (PVR) is a critical parameter in the assessment and treatment of patients with pulmonary hypertension, regardless of origin. Noninvasive estimation of PVR could be helpful...
  27. ncbi Outcome of 121 patients with congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries
    J M Rutledge
    Department of Pediatrics, Texas Children s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 23:137-45. 2002
    ..We support a move toward an alternative surgical approach (double switch procedure) in carefully selected patients...
  28. pmc Latent tricuspid valve rupture after motor vehicle accident and routine echocardiography in all chest-wall traumas
    Suchi Khurana
    Cardiovascular Investigations Unit, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide 5000, SA, Australia
    Tex Heart Inst J 36:615-7. 2009
    ..Because the clinical diagnosis of tricuspid valve rupture can be difficult, we believe that echocardiography should be used early and, if necessary, repeatedly in all patients who sustain blunt chest-wall trauma...
  29. ncbi Tricuspid regurgitation in mitral valve disease incidence, prognostic implications, mechanism, and management
    Avinoam Shiran
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Lady Davis Carmel Medical Center and the Ruth and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    J Am Coll Cardiol 53:401-8. 2009
    ..5 cm) is the best criterion for performing the annuloplasty. In this article we will review the current data available for understanding the prognostic implications, mechanism, and management of TR in patients with MV disease...
  30. ncbi Functional tricuspid regurgitation in rheumatic heart disease: surgical options
    Mumraiz Salik Naqshband
    Department of Research, CME, Lahore, Pakistan
    Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 16:417-25. 2010
    ....
  31. ncbi Outcomes of definitive surgical repair for congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries or double outlet right ventricle with discordant atrioventricular connections: risk analyses in 189 patients
    Toshiharu Shin'oka
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, The Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:1318-28, 1328.e1-4. 2007
    ....
  32. ncbi The clover technique for the treatment of complex tricuspid valve insufficiency: midterm clinical and echocardiographic results in 66 patients
    Elisabetta Lapenna
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, San Raffaele University Hospital, Via Olgettina 60, 20132 Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 37:1297-303. 2010
    ..This study assesses the results of the 'clover technique' (suturing together the middle point of the free edges of the tricuspid leaflets) for the treatment of tricuspid regurgitation (TR) due to severe prolapse or tethering...
  33. ncbi Progressive tricuspid valve disease in patients with congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries
    L R Prieto
    Department of Pediatrics, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Circulation 98:997-1005. 1998
    ..The relative importance of these factors in long-term outcome has not been evaluated...
  34. ncbi Outcome of significant functional tricuspid regurgitation late after mitral valve replacement for predominant rheumatic mitral stenosis
    Ayca Boyaci
    Turkiye Yuksek Ihtisas Hospital, Department of Cardiology, Ankara, Turkey
    Angiology 58:336-42. 2007
    ..Therefore, further studies are needed to evaluate the effect of concomitant tricuspid valve repair on the late outcome of patients undergoing mitral valve surgery in order to prevent significant late morbidity...
  35. ncbi Clinical and echocardiographic impact of functional tricuspid regurgitation repair at the time of mitral valve replacement
    Vincent Chan
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:1209-15. 2009
    ..We examined patients undergoing mitral valve replacement (MVR) to determine the effect of TR and tricuspid valve repair on survival, functional status, and postoperative TR...
  36. ncbi Which patient undergoing mitral valve surgery should also have the tricuspid repair?
    Giacomo Bianchi
    Department of Adult Cardiac Surgery, Heart Hospital G Monasterio Foundation, Massa, Italy
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 9:1009-20. 2009
    ..Annuloplasty ring repair has better outcome compared with non-ring based repair techniques; the beneficial effect is also independent of the type of mitral valve surgery performed...
  37. ncbi Indications for tricuspid valve detachment in closure of ventricular septal defect in children
    Lior Sasson
    Angela and Sami Shamoon Cardiothoracic Department, The Edith Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:958-63; discussion 963. 2006
    ....
  38. pmc Hyperthyroidism presenting as isolated tricuspid regurgitation and right heart failure
    Tanya E Whitner
    The Department of Internal Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina 28203, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 32:244-5. 2005
    ..In a case of isolated, unexplained tricuspid regurgitation, it is important to consider indolent hyperthyroidism in the differential diagnosis...
  39. ncbi Traumatic tricuspid insufficiency after horse kick
    Karsten Knobloch
    Division of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Carl Neuberg Str 1, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    J Trauma 56:694-6. 2004
  40. ncbi [Pulmonary hypertension associated with refractory hyperthyroidism: a case report]
    M Okada
    Division of Cardiology, Fuchu Hospital, Hiko-cho 1-10-17, Izumi, Osaka 594-0076
    J Cardiol 37:277-83. 2001
    ..In addition, pulmonary endothelial dysfunction as a result of sustained increased pulmonary blood flow could be another cause of pulmonary hypertension...
  41. ncbi Suture bicuspidization of the tricuspid valve versus ring annuloplasty for repair of functional tricuspid regurgitation: midterm results of 237 consecutive patients
    Ravi K Ghanta
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:117-26. 2007
    ..We reviewed our experience with tricuspid posterior annular bicuspidization versus ring tricuspid annuloplasty for treatment of functional tricuspid regurgitation...
  42. ncbi [Hyperthyroidism associated with pulmonary hypertension]
    B Agraou
    Service de cardiologie et des soins intensifs, C.H. Douar
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 89:765-8. 1996
    ..This case supports the hypothesis of a non-autoimmune aetiology of some causes of pulmonary hypertension in diseases of the thyroid...
  43. ncbi Traumatic tricuspid insufficiency: a case report with a review of the literature
    G Dounis
    Intensive Care Unit, Athens General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Emerg Med 9:258-61. 2002
    ..More recently, a more aggressive strategy, with surgical repair of the valve performed before deterioration of the right ventricular function occurs, has been advocated...
  44. ncbi Traumatic tricuspid insufficiency--a case report
    Basil M Rudusky
    Northeast Cardiovascular Clinic and Research Institute, Wilkes Barre, PA, USA
    Angiology 53:229-33. 2002
    ..A patient with a combination of myocardial contusion, valve laceration, and papillary muscle rupture is presented...
  45. ncbi A rabbit model with acute thrombo-embolic pulmonary hypertension created with echocardiography guidance
    Hong Mao Chen
    Department of Ultrasound Diagnostics, Tangdu Hospital, Fourth Military Medical University, Xi an, Shaanxi Province, China
    Ultrasound Med Biol 34:221-7. 2008
    ..This could ultimately facilitate preclinical research and clinical research in humans...
  46. ncbi Right ventricular reduction as an adjunct procedure in tricuspid valve repair
    Utz Kappert
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Centre Dresden, University of Technology, Dresden, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:e27-9. 2008
    ....
  47. ncbi Adjunctive procedures in degenerative mitral valve repair: tricuspid valve and atrial fibrillation surgery
    Patrick M McCarthy
    Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611 2908, USA
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 19:121-6. 2007
    ..For patients with permanent AF, there is evidence that a connecting lesion to the mitral valve annulus will increase success and that biatrial lesion sets will provide the best long-term freedom from AF...
  48. ncbi Tricuspid valve annuloplasty with a flexible prosthetic band
    Giuseppe Gatti
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Division of Cardiac Surgery, Ospedali Riuniti di Trieste, Strada di Fiume 447, 34100 Trieste, Italy
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 6:731-5. 2007
    ..077, 0.061, and 0.097, respectively)...
  49. ncbi Intracardiac thrombosis and acute right ventricular failure following complex reoperative cardiac surgery with aprotinin and deep hypothermic circulatory arrest
    Marc E Stone
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029 6574, USA
    Semin Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 11:177-84. 2007
    ..A review of those hypercoagulable disorders with reported impact on cardiac surgery and a discussion follow the case presentation...
  50. ncbi [Adult mitral and tricuspid valve regurgitation due to patent ductus arteriosus combined with atrial fibrillation; report of a case]
    Kazunori Yoshida
    Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Akashi Medical Center, Akashi, Japan
    Kyobu Geka 57:1127-30. 2004
    ..Postoperative echocardiogram showed good mitral and tricuspid valve function. He recovered well after the operation and was discharged in stable sinus rhythm...
  51. ncbi Regression of significant tricuspid regurgitation after mitral balloon valvotomy for severe mitral stenosis
    Hwaida Hannoush
    King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Am Heart J 148:865-70. 2004
    ..However, the effect of successful mitral balloon valvotomy (MBV) on significant TR is not fully elucidated. The aim of this study was to investigate TR after MBV in patients with severe mitral stenosis...
  52. ncbi [Recurrence of tricuspid regurgitation in a patient with a rheumatic fever after mitral valve implantation with concomitant tricuspid valve annuloplasty]
    Urszula Czubek
    Klinika Choroby Wiencowej, Krakowski Szpital Specjalistyczny im Jana Pawła II, ul Pradnicka 80, 31 202, Krakow, Poland
    Kardiol Pol 65:1097-100. 2007
    ..This complication occurred after mitral valve implantation and tricuspid valve annuloplasty. Diagnosis and treatment of this condition following rheumatic fever are discussed...
  53. ncbi Mitral valve replacement and tricuspid valve repair in a patient with sickle cell disease
    G Lazopoulos
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Athens Medical Center, Athens, Greece
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 56:56-7. 2008
    ....
  54. ncbi Tricuspid valve prosthetic annuloplasty
    Leo A Bockeria
    Bakoulev Scientific Center for Cardiovascular Surgery, Moscow Roublevskoye Shosse 135, 121552, Russia
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 6:735-6. 2007
  55. ncbi [Observation of the right atrial wall suture line after tricuspid valve supra-annular implantation]
    Yoshiharu Enomoto
    Department of Surgery, Cardiovascular Institute Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Kyobu Geka 57:953-6. 2004
    ..This finding may support the conclusion that the right atrial wall has enouth strength for holding a prosthetic valve in position...
  56. ncbi Functional biventricular repair using left ventricle-pulmonary artery conduit in patients with discordant atrioventricular connections and pulmonary outflow tract obstruction-does conduit obstruction maintain tricuspid valve function?
    Masahiro Koh
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, 5 7 1 Fujishiro dai, 565 8565 Suita, Osaka, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 26:767-72. 2004
    ....
  57. ncbi Tear in mitral anterior leaflet as a complication of Manouguian's procedure in a woman with an aortic valve prosthesis
    Alev Arat-Ozkan
    Istanbul University, Institute of Cardiology, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Heart Valve Dis 13:630-1. 2004
    ..The case is reported of a woman with aortic valve replacement and annular enlargement who had mitral regurgitation due to a tear in the anterior mitral leaflet as a complication of Manouguian's annulus enlargement...
  58. ncbi Severe symptomatic tricuspid valve regurgitation due to permanent pacemaker or implantable cardioverter-defibrillator leads
    Grace Lin
    Division of Cardiovascular Disease, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:1672-5. 2005
    ..We report a series of patients with severe tricuspid valve regurgitation due to a permanent pacemaker (PPM) or implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) lead...
  59. ncbi Mesothelial/monocytic incidental cardiac excrescence
    Mohammad Ali Boroumand
    Department of Clinical Research, Tehran Heart Center, Medical Sciences University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
    Cardiovasc Pathol 17:124-5. 2008
    ..Histopathologic examination suggested MICE lesions and immunohistochemical stains confirmed it...
  60. ncbi [Whipple's disease endocarditis: report of 5 cases and review of the literature]
    H Aïouaz
    Service de Bacteriologie, Hopital Louis Pradel, 59, boulevard Pinel, 69500 Bron, France
    Rev Med Interne 26:784-90. 2005
    ..Endocarditic lesions (infectious endocarditis) associated with Whipple's disease are exceptional. We report five cases from the cardiovascular and pneumologic hospital Louis Pradel in Lyon...
  61. ncbi Adjustable segmental tricuspid annuloplasty: a new modified technique
    Anas Sarraj
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Hospital Universitario de la Princesa, Autonoma University, Madrid, Spain
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:698-9. 2007
    ..Adjustable segmental tricuspid annuloplasty is a new modified technique that tries to reduce the incidence of failure in De Vega annuloplasty and adjusts and distributes the pursing forces in the more dilated area...
  62. ncbi Comparative echocardiographic analysis of mitral and tricuspid annular motion: differences explained with proposed anatomic-structural correlates
    Angel Lopez-Candales
    Cardiovascular Institute, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213 2582, USA
    Echocardiography 24:353-9. 2007
    ..We elected to use M-mode to examine the extent and timing of mitral and tricuspid AM events...
  63. ncbi Prediction of outcome in patients undergoing surgery for severe tricuspid regurgitation following mitral valve surgery and role of tricuspid annular systolic velocity
    Dong A Kwon
    Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Am J Cardiol 98:659-61. 2006
    ..In conclusion, S(T') can predict postoperative clinical outcomes in these patients...
  64. ncbi De Vega annuloplasty for tricuspid valve repair in posttraumatic tricuspid insufficiency--16 years experience
    Christoph Bara
    Int J Cardiol 126:e61-2. 2008
    ..In conclusion De Vega tricuspid annuloplasty can be recommended for tricuspid reconstruction...
  65. ncbi Artificial chordae for pediatric mitral and tricuspid valve repair
    Rody Boon
    Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 32:143-8. 2007
    ..To evaluate pediatric atrioventricular valve repair with artificial chordae...
  66. ncbi The 'Valve Racket': a new and different concept of atrioventricular valve repair
    José M Bernal
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Hospital Universitario Valdecilla, E 39008 Santander, Spain
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:1026-9. 2006
    ..Mitral regurgitation due to prolapse of the mitral leaflets frequently compromises annuloplasty repair procedures. We present a new annuloplasty ring that overcomes this difficulty, preventing displacement of the leaflets into the atrium...
  67. ncbi Sex-specific long-term outcomes after combined valve and coronary artery surgery
    Torsten Doenst
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Toronto General Hospital, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:1632-6. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study is to compare sex-specific, long-term outcomes after combined valve and coronary artery bypass graft surgery (CABG)...
  68. ncbi ECG of the month. Dyspnea and palpitations 16 years after tricuspid and aortic valve replacement. Atrial tachycardia (possibly slow atrial flutter) with 4:3 type I (Wenckebach) atrioventricular block, right bundle branch block, and left anterior fascicula
    D Luke Glancy
    Section of Cardiology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, USA
    J La State Med Soc 158:5-6. 2006
  69. ncbi Modified semicircular constricting annuloplasty (Sagban's annuloplasty) in severe functional tricuspid regurgitation: alternative surgical technique and its mid-term results
    Ibrahim Goksin
    Cardiovascular Surgery Department, Heart Center, Pamukkale University Hospital, Denizli, Turkey
    J Card Surg 21:172-5. 2006
    ..The aim of this new annuloplasty was to prevent Bowstring phenomenon seen in De Vega annuloplasty...
  70. ncbi Surgical management of infective endocarditis
    Davinder S Jassal
    Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Heart Valve Dis 15:115-21. 2006
    ..The study aim was to evaluate the surgical management of individuals with culture-positive active IE at a Canadian tertiary care university hospital...
  71. ncbi The year in valvular heart disease
    Shahbudin H Rahimtoola
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, LAC USC Medical Center, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:427-39. 2006
  72. ncbi Transvenous bifocal left ventricular pacing after mechanical prosthetic tricuspid valve replacement with use of echocardiography to optimize pacing parameters
    J Alberto Lopez
    Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 18:233-7. 2007
    ..Echocardiographic and Doppler parameters were used to optimize interventricular as well as septal-to-lateral left ventricular (LV) time delay and reduce or avoid interventricular and LV mechanical dyssynchrony...
  73. ncbi Noninvasive estimation of right ventricular filling pressure by ratio of early tricuspid inflow to annular diastolic velocity in patients with and without recent cardiac surgery
    Leyla Elif Sade
    Department of Cardiology, University of Baskent Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 20:982-8. 2007
    ..We aimed to determine whether the ratio of early tricuspid inflow to annular diastolic velocity (E/E') could be used to estimate RV filling pressure in patients with and without recent cardiac surgery...
  74. ncbi [Tricuspid regurgitation associated with heart failure]
    Kenji Okada
    Division of Cardiovascular, Thoracic and Pediatric Surgery, Department of Cardio Pulmonary and Vascular Medicine, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine
    Nihon Rinsho 65:512-6. 2007
  75. ncbi Echocardiographic insights into atrial and ventricular mechanisms of functional tricuspid regurgitation
    Ze Zhou Song
    Am Heart J 154:e9; author reply e11. 2007
  76. ncbi Impact of the maze operation combined with left-sided valve surgery on the change in tricuspid regurgitation over time
    Hyung Kwan Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Circulation 112:I14-9. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that the maze operation (MAZE) can prevent the progression of tricuspid regurgitation (TR) in these patients...
  77. ncbi Targeted disruption of hesr2 results in atrioventricular valve anomalies that lead to heart dysfunction
    Hiroki Kokubo
    Division of Mammalian Development, National Institute of Genetics, Mishima, Japan
    Circ Res 95:540-7. 2004
    ..Because of the unique spectrum of cardiac anomalies expressed by hesr2-null mice, they represent a useful model system for elucidating the genetic basis of heart dysfunction...
  78. ncbi Tricuspid valve repair in hypoplastic left heart syndrome
    Richard G Ohye
    Division of Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 127:465-72. 2004
    ..The results of tricuspid valve repair in this challenging patient population remain largely unknown...
  79. pmc Tricuspid valve detachment in closure of congenital ventricular septal defect
    Jinping Zhao
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Tongji Hospital, Tongji Medical College of Huazhong University of Science and Technology, 430030 Wuhan, People s Republic of China
    Tex Heart Inst J 30:38-41. 2003
    ..All patients remained in sinus rhythm. This study suggests that tricuspid valve detachment is a safe, effective technique that improves exposure for ventricular septal defect repair and does not adversely affect valve competence...
  80. ncbi [Immediate and long-term results of 790 mitral valve replacements]
    V Vidal
    Clinique chirurgicale cardiovasculaire et thoracique, , Rennes
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 85:169-74. 1992
    ..3%), 188 in NYHA class II (35.3%) and 29 in NYHA class III or IV (5.4%). Mitral valve replacement should be considered early as the immediate and long-term results are closely related to the preoperative myocardial function...
  81. ncbi Dura mater mitral and tricuspid bioprostheses: 30 years of follow-up
    Luiz Boro Puig
    Department of Cardiopneumology of the Heart Institute, Hospital das Clinicas, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Rev Hosp Clin Fac Med Sao Paulo 58:163-8. 2003
    ..Here, we present the clinical results of the dura mater bioprosthesis over 30 years of follow-up...
  82. ncbi Reductive annuloplasty of double orifices in patients with primary dilated cardiomyopathy
    Ninoslav Radovanović
    Clinic of Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Novi Sad, Yugoslavia
    Ann Thorac Surg 73:751-5. 2002
    ..The aim of this study is to show hemodynamic and clinical improvement after reductive annuloplasty of both mitral and tricuspid orifices in primary dilated cardiomyopathy...
  83. ncbi Tricuspid regurgitation secondary to mitral valve disease: tricuspid annulus function as guide to tricuspid valve repair
    T Colombo
    Department of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery 'A. De Gasperis, Ospedale Niguarda Ca'Granda, Piazza Ospedale Maggiore 3, 20162, Milano, Italy
    Cardiovasc Surg 9:369-77. 2001
    ..Fractional shortening of the tricuspid annulus, expression of right ventricular cardiomyopathy in patients with poorest prognosis, affects the postoperative evolution of tricuspid insufficiency...
  84. ncbi [Repair for atrioventricular valve regurgitation using autologous pericardium: report of a case]
    S Uchikawa
    Department of Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart Institute of Japan, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    Kyobu Geka 56:565-8. 2003
    ..We repaired the right-sided atrioventricular valve using an autologous pericardial valve leaflet and sub-valvular tissue. The postoperative course was uneventful, and he has been free from any complication for 33 months...
  85. ncbi [Reoperation for a Starr-Edwards ball valve prosthesis implanted in mitral position 31 years ago]
    M Goshima
    Department of Second Surgery, Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Kyobu Geka 56:535-40. 2003
    ..This experience made us realize again the importance of attention to the complications related to a prosthetic valve like a cloth wear during long-term follow-up for the Starr-Edwards ball valve...
  86. ncbi A case for anatomic correction in atrioventricular discordance? Effects of surgery on tricuspid valve function
    M Jahangiri
    Cardiothoracic Unit, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, Great Ormond St, London WC1N 3JH, United Kingdom
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 121:1040-5. 2001
    ..To assess tricuspid valve function in atrioventricular discordance after palliative procedures (pulmonary artery banding and Blalock-Taussig shunt) and corrective procedures (anatomic and physiologic repair)...
  87. ncbi Changes in left ventricular morphology and function in end-stage dilated cardiomyopathy after reductive annuloplasty of double mitral and tricuspid orifices
    N Radovanovic
    University Clinic of Cardiovascular Surgery, Novi Sad, Yugoslavia
    J Card Surg 17:201-4. 2002
    ....
  88. ncbi Surgical treatment of tricuspid valve dysplasia in the neonatal period
    Gianfranco Butera
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery, Istituto Policlinico San Donato, Via Morandi, 30 20097 San Donato, Milanese, MI
    Ital Heart J 4:211-3. 2003
    ..The child was successfully submitted to implantation of a 15 mm pulmonary stentless heterograft valve using the top-hat technique...
  89. ncbi Mitral valve replacement and tricuspid annuloplasty via right mini-thoracotomy in a patient with tracheostomy
    Necip Becit
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Ataturk University Medical Faculty, Atatürk University Loj No 8 7, 25240 Erzurum, Turkey
    Heart Vessels 18:103-4. 2003
    ..Three months later, the patient was asymptomatic. We believe that the right mini-thoracotomy approach is a good technique for mitral valve replacement in patients with tracheostomy...
  90. ncbi Reversible left ventricular function after tricuspid valve replacement for a patient with congenital isolated severe tricuspid regurgitation
    Ming Jui Hung
    Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, Taiwan
    Echocardiography 19:517-20. 2002
    ..The left ventricular dysfunction, reversible in this case, may have been the result of right ventricular volume overload, resulting in ventricular septal paradox...
  91. ncbi Secondary mitral and tricuspid regurgitation accompanying left ventricular systolic dysfunction: is it important, and how is it treated?
    Benjamin H Trichon
    Am Heart J 144:373-6. 2002
  92. ncbi [Double discordance with ventricular septal defect and pulmonary artery hypertension. A study of 21 cases]
    E Dadez
    , , Paris
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 83:621-6. 1990
    ..abstract truncated at 250 words)..
  93. ncbi Reproducibility of the proximal flow convergence method in mitral and tricuspid regurgitation
    Georg Grossmann
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Am Heart J 147:721-8. 2004
    ..The follow-up of patients with mitral and tricuspid regurgitation is important for their clinical treatment. We aimed to evaluate the reproducibility of the flow convergence method in mitral and tricuspid regurgitation...
  94. ncbi The Coapsys device to treat functional mitral regurgitation: in vivo long-term canine study
    Masahiro Inoue
    Department of Bioengineering, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 127:1068-76; discussion 1076-7. 2004
    ..We evaluated the capability of the Myocor Coapsys device (Myocor, Inc, Maple Grove, Minn) to reduce functional mitral regurgitation in a canine model of dilated cardiomyopathy...
  95. ncbi [A study of isolated tricuspid valve surgery late after left heart valve operation]
    N Hibino
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Yamanashi Prefectural Central Hospital, Kofu, Japan
    Kyobu Geka 55:479-82. 2002
    ....
  96. ncbi [Surgery of endomyocardial fibrosis. Apropos of 32 cases]
    C Dubost
    , , Paris
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 83:481-6. 1990
    ..There were no recurrence of EMF. Despite a high mortality rate, the authors suggest that all symptomatic EMF should benefit from endocardial resection...
  97. ncbi [Biventricular MR volumetric analysis and MR flow quantification in the ascending aorta and pulmonary trunk for quantification of valvular regurgitation]
    M B Rominger
    Abteilung Strahlendiagnostik, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Marburg
    Rofo 176:342-9. 2004
    ....
  98. ncbi The "clover technique" as a novel approach for correction of post-traumatic tricuspid regurgitation
    O Alfieri
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, S Raffaele University Hospital, Milan, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 126:75-9. 2003
    ..To describe a novel technique, named "clover," to correct complex post-traumatic tricuspid valve lesions...
  99. ncbi [Early and subsequent results of operation of trivalvular diseases]
    Bogdan Stefaniak
    Kliniki Kardiochirurgii Instytutu Kardiologii Uniwersytetu Medycznego w Łodzi
    Wiad Lek 56:348-52. 2003
    ..Three patients died subsequently in the first, second and third year after operation. The causes of subsequent deaths among the patients examined in the period of five years after the operation were thrombotic-embolic complications...
  100. ncbi Contrasting effect of similar effective regurgitant orifice area in mitral and tricuspid regurgitation: a quantitative Doppler echocardiographic study
    Christophe M Tribouilloy
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 15:958-65. 2002
    ..Therefore, a similar ERO area grading scheme can be used, and an ERO area of 40 mm(2) or greater is consistent with severe regurgitation in both TR and MR...
  101. ncbi Prevalence of birth defects among infants of Gulf War veterans in Arkansas, Arizona, California, Georgia, Hawaii, and Iowa, 1989-1993
    Maria Rosario G Araneta
    Department of Defense Center for Deployment Health Research, Naval Health Research, Center, San Diego, California, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 67:246-60. 2003
    ..This study was conducted to measure the prevalence of birth defects among infants of GWVs and nondeployed veterans (NDV) in states that conducted active case ascertainment of birth defects between 1989-93...

Research Grants10

  1. Pulmonary Hypertension and the Hypoxic Response in SCD
    Victor Gordeuk; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Aim 3. Using micro array analysis and high throughput genotyping, examine patterns of gene expression and candidate gene polymorphisms of the HIF-mediated hypoxic response in SCD and CP patients with and without PHTN. ..
  2. SEVERE MALARIAL ANEMIA AND ALTERED IMMUNE FUNCTION
    Victor Gordeuk; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The nutritional status, underlying parasitic infections, and genotypes and numbers of infecting P. falciparum strains will also be characterized. ..
  3. Howard-CNMC Sickle Cell Disease Clinical Center
    Victor Gordeuk; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..A major feature of both sickle cell programs has always been continuity of care and participation in collaborative research. ..
  4. 13C and 15N MRS Study of glutamate control in epilepsy
    Brian Ross; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Together these studies will contribute to a better understanding of the regulatory events of the GLN/GLU cycle in KA and increase potential to replace surgical management of temporal lobe epilepsy. ..
  5. PASADENA: Ultra-fast Carbon 13 Imaging for Early Diagnosis of Cancer
    Pratip Bhattacharya; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  6. Biopolymer injection for treatment of ischemic MR
    Judy Hung; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Van Wedeen) and cardiovascular physiology and surgery (Dr. Vlahakes). [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  7. MECHANISM & THERAPY OF POST-MI MITRAL REGURGITATION
    Judy Hung; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  8. OXYGEN SENSING AND SIGNAL TRANSDUCTION
    H Bunn; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  9. Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease in Filipina Women
    MARIA ARANETA; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  10. REGULATION OF THE ERYTHROPOIETIN GENE
    H Bunn; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..These studies should provide unique and highly relevant information about common mechanisms of oxygen sensing, signal transduction and gene regulation that enable organisms to adapt to hypoxia. ..