Article Text

Download PDFPDF
Response to: Correspondence on 'Cost-effectiveness of transcatheter edge-to-edge repair in secondary mitral regurgitation does need confirmation' by Armoiry and Connock
  1. Madalina Garbi1,
  2. Alfredo Mariani2
  1. 1 Cardiology, Royal Papworth Hospital, Cambridge, UK
  2. 2 National Institute for Health and Care Excellence, London, UK
  1. Correspondence to Dr Madalina Garbi, Cardiology, Royal Papworth Hospital, Cambridge CB2 0AY, Cambridgeshire, UK; madalina.garbi{at}

Statistics from

Request Permissions

If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.

The Authors' reply: We read with interest the response of Armoiry and Connock to our editorial1 and to the Cohen et al paper2 it referred to. This response demonstrates the wide interest on cost-effectiveness of transcatheter edge-to-edge repair (TEER) in secondary mitral regurgitation. Armoiry and Connock generously conclude that the paper by Cohen et al ‘represents a valuable contribution’, although criticising it throughout the text. Regarding …

View Full Text


  • Twitter @MadalinaGarbi

  • Contributors Both authors wrote this brief response. MG wrote the first draft and AM reviewed and edited the draft.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Commissioned; internally peer reviewed.

Linked Articles