Mechanisms of reduction of mitral regurgitation by cardiac resynchronization therapy

Dragos Vinereanu, Mark S Turner, Robert A Bleasdale, Catherine E Mumford, Mircea Cinteza, Michael P Frenneaux, Alan G Fraser

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We sought to investigate the effects of improved left ventricular (LV) synchrony on secondary mitral regurgitation in patients receiving cardiac resynchronization therapy for severe heart failure.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)54-62
Number of pages9
JournalJournal of the American Society of Echocardiography
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2007


  • Analysis of Variance
  • Cardiac Pacing, Artificial
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Cohort Studies
  • Echocardiography, Doppler, Color
  • Female
  • Follow-Up Studies
  • Humans
  • Linear Models
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Mitral Valve Insufficiency
  • Pacemaker, Artificial
  • Probability
  • Reproducibility of Results
  • Risk Assessment
  • Treatment Outcome
  • Ventricular Dysfunction, Left
  • Ventricular Remodeling

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