Mitral Valve 4: Mitral Valve Surgery

The decision to repair or replace a mitral valve is complex and ultimately the surgeon’s decision. This course provides information that will help guide that decision.

You will learn:

  • Mitral valve surgery
  • Mitral valve repair techniques
  • Echocardiographic assessment of mitral valve repair

Author(s): Robert H Thiele, MD

Estimated time to complete: 30 minutes

Credit hours: .5

Method and Medium: Learners participate in the interactive learning modules by correctly answering multiple choice questions dispersed throughout. Learners will be prompted to try again if a question is answered incorrectly.