Health Facts Plus: Heart Valve Diseases

Health Facts Plus: Heart Valve Diseases

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More News on Heart Valve Diseases

Heart Valve Disorders (Merck & Co., Inc.) Heart Valves (American Heart Association)

Doppler Ultrasound (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research) Echocardiogram (Patient Education Institute) - Requires Flash Player Also available in Spanish Echocardiogram: Sound Imaging of the Heart (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research) Ejection Fraction (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research) Frequently Asked Questions about Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE) (American Society of Echocardiography) Frequently Asked Questions about Transthoracic Echocardiography (American Society of Echocardiography) Symptoms of Valve Disease (Cleveland Clinic Foundation)

"Sighted" Heart Surgery from the Hybrid OR/Cath Lab (slp 3D) - Requires media player - One hour program Aortic Valve Replacement with Third Generation Stented Bioprosthesis (slp 3D) - Requires media player - One hour program Heart Valve Replacement (Patient Education Institute) - Requires Flash Player Also available in Spanish Minimally Invasive Aortic Valve Replacement (slp 3D) - Requires media player - One hour program - 12/05/2006 Minimally Invasive Aortic Valve Replacement Procedure (slp 3D) - Requires media player - One hour program - 10/20/2006 Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Repair (slp 3D) - Requires media player - One hour program - 03/09/2005 Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Replacement and Surgical Ablation (slp 3D) - Requires media player - One hour program Mitral Valve Repair (Society of Thoracic Surgeons) Mitral Valve Repair Using the da Vinci Robotic System (slp 3D) - Requires media player - One hour program Mitral Valve Replacement (Society of Thoracic Surgeons) Repair of Mitral Valve Regurgitation with an Annuloplasty Ring (slp 3D) - Requires media player - One hour program - 6/28/2006 What Is Heart Valve Surgery? (American Heart Association) - Links to PDF

Cardiac Rehabilitation: Building a Better Life After Heart Disease (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research) What to Expect After Heart Surgery (Society of Thoracic Surgeons)

Aortic Valve Calcification (Sclerosis) (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research) Aortic Valve Stenosis (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research) Congenital Valve Defects in Adults (Cleveland Clinic Foundation) Ebstein''s Anomaly (American Heart Association) Mitral Valve Stenosis (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research) Pulmonary Valve Stenosis (American Heart Association) Rheumatic Heart Disease/Rheumatic Fever (American Heart Association) Tricuspid Valve Disease (Cleveland Clinic Foundation) Types of Heart Valve Disease (Cleveland Clinic Foundation)

Aortic Valve Regurgitation (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research) Dental Care and Heart Disease (American Heart Association) Heart Murmur (National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute) Living with Valve Disease (Cleveland Clinic Foundation) Mitral Valve Regurgitation (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research)

ClinicalTrials.gov: Aortic Valve Stenosis (National Institutes of Health) ClinicalTrials.gov: Heart Murmurs (National Institutes of Health) ClinicalTrials.gov: Heart Valve Diseases (National Institutes of Health)

Heart Anatomy (Texas Heart Institute) Also available in Spanish Your Heart Valves (Cleveland Clinic Foundation)

Cardiac Glossary (American Heart Association) Heart Surgery Terms (Society of Thoracic Surgeons)

Find a Member of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons (Society of Thoracic Surgeons)

American Heart Association National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

Ask the Pediatric Cardiologist - Bicuspid Aortic Valve (American Hospital Association) Heart Murmurs and Your Child (Nemours Foundation) Also available in Spanish Name That Valve (Nemours Foundation)

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The primary NIH organization for research on Heart Valve Diseases is the

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

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Date last updated: 04 January 2007 Topic last reviewed: 05 September 2006