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Balancing the Benefits of Tricuspid Annuloplasty
  • Charles Yankah,
  • Volkmar Falk
Charles Yankah
Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin

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Volkmar Falk
Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin
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Tricuspid annuloplasty for moderate to severe TR (Class I, IIb) is the current standard of practice to restore the normal tricuspid annular dimension and function (1,2). The current controversy in atrioventricular surgery concerns the indication for concomitant TA in patients with moderate TR and significant annular dilatation of at least > 40 mm or at least 21 mm/m2 indexed for body surface area (Class IIb) during mitral valve surgery proposed by the American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology and European Society of Cardiology (1,2,3)
25 Feb 2022Submitted to Journal of Cardiac Surgery
25 Feb 2022Submission Checks Completed
25 Feb 2022Assigned to Editor
27 Feb 2022Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
27 Feb 2022Editorial Decision: Accept
Jun 2022Published in Journal of Cardiac Surgery volume 37 issue 6 on pages 1477-1478. 10.1111/jocs.16402