Mechanical versus biological valve prosthesis in the mitral position: A 10-year follow up of St. Jude Medical and biocor valves


Demirag M., Kirali K., ÖMEROĞLU S. N. , Mansuroglu D., Akinci E., Ipek G., ...More

JOURNAL OF HEART VALVE DISEASE, vol.10, no.1, pp.78-83, 2001 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2001
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF HEART VALVE DISEASE
  • Page Numbers: pp.78-83

Abstract

Background non aim of the study: During the past 30 years, the development of mechanical and biological valves has led to major improvements in patient survival. Here, we present long-term results obtained with both types of prosthesis.