Repair of Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation: Comparison Between Flexible and Rigid Annuloplasty Rings (IMR2)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Shaare Zedek Medical Center Identifier:
First received: June 25, 2007
Last updated: May 26, 2011
Last verified: May 2011
Mitral valve repair for ischemic mitral regurgitation is performed primarily by annuloplasty. There is some degree of late failure, which may be due in part to the type of ring employed. We want to compare late results with mitral valve annuloplasty using flexible vs rigid annuloplasty rings.

Mitral Regurgitation

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Retrospective

Further study details as provided by Shaare Zedek Medical Center:

Study Start Date: April 2007
Study Completion Date: July 2009

Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
All patients undergoing CABG with Mitral valve repair for ischemic MR

Inclusion Criteria:

  • All patients undergoing CABG with Mitral valve repair for ischemic MR

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Other valve procedures
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00491452

Shaare Zedek Medical Center
Jerusalem, Israel, 91031
Sponsors and Collaborators
Shaare Zedek Medical Center
Principal Investigator: Shuli Silberman, MD Shaare Zedek Medical Center
  More Information Identifier: NCT00491452     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ISCH-MR1 
Study First Received: June 25, 2007
Last Updated: May 26, 2011
Health Authority: Israel: institutional review board

Keywords provided by Shaare Zedek Medical Center:
Ischemic MR

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Mitral Valve Insufficiency
Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases
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