Table 1

Clinical and haemodynamic data

  • 1-150 p ⩽ 0.05, p ⩽ 0.01 versus control;

  • 1-152 p ⩽ 0.05, §p ⩽ 0.001 versus pre. AF, atrial fibrillation; CS, coaptation stitch across the mitral valve; Ea, arterial elastance (mm Hg/ml); Ea/Ees, ventriculoarterial coupling; Ees, first end systolic elastance estimate; Eps, second end systolic elastance estimate; MR, mitral valve repair; MVR, mitral valve replacement; NSR, normal sinus rhythm; NYHA, New York Heart Association; TA, tricuspid annnuloplasty.