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Mitral regurgitation and left ventricular dyssynchrony: implications for treatment
  1. J J Bax,
  2. D Poldermans
  1. Leiden University Medical Center and Thorax Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands
  1. Correspondence to:
    Dr Jeroen J Bax
    Department of Cardiology, Leiden University Medical Center, Albinusdreef 2, 2333 ZA Leiden, The Netherlands; jbax{at}


Cardiac resynchronisation therapy may provide an alternative treatment for mitral regurgitation in patients unsuitable for surgery

  • cardiac resynchronisation therapy
  • left ventricular dyssynchrony
  • mitral valve regurgitation

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  • Published Online First 18 May 2006