Nuove possibilità terapeutiche nel trattamento dell'insufcienza tricuspidale

Translated title of the contribution: New therapeutic options for the treatment of tricuspid regurgitation

Eustachio Agricola, Francesco Ancona, Luca Baldetti, Stefano Stella, Cristina Capogrosso, Alberto Margonato, Antonio Colombo, Alessandro Castiglioni, Andrea Fisicaro, Matteo Montorfano, Ottavio Alferi, Azeem Latib

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Abstract

Tricuspid regurgitation is a common fnding in patients with left-sided heart disease with prognostic implications. In addition, isolated tricuspid valve surgery is associated with high mortality and is infrequently performed. Hence, a largely unmet clinical need exists and less invasive therapeutic options are emerging: multiple percutaneous therapies have been developed, including tricuspid valve repair or replacement. This review aims to provide an overview with diagnostic and clinical perspectives, potential challenges and future directions.

Translated title of the contributionNew therapeutic options for the treatment of tricuspid regurgitation
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)85-96
Number of pages12
JournalGiornale Italiano di Cardiologia
Volume20
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 2019
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Echocardiography
  • Transcatheter interventions
  • Tricuspid regurgitation
  • Tricuspid valve repair
  • Tricuspid valve replacement

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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