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Novel and Less-Invasive Options for Tricuspid Valve Regurgitation Now Available Through Clinical Trials Enrolling at UVA
For the past decade, the cardiology team at UVA Health has been helping to lead clinical trials in the U.S. and Europe focused on discovering new ways to repair or replace regurgitant tricuspid valves. Find out if your patients may be candidates for the four studies now enrolling.
Get to Know: Structural and Interventional Cardiologist Nishtha Sodhi, MD, FACC
Nishtha Sodhi, MD, FACC, specializes in transcatheter valvular and coronary interventions.
COAPT Study Findings Prove We’re Turning a Corner in Mitral Valve Treatment
The COAPT study found the MitraClip® device is a viable option for treating patients with heart failure and moderate-to-severe mitral regurgitation.
Advancing the Treatment of Heart Valve Disease
When determining where best to refer a patient for valve procedures, accessibility is just one consideration.
The Merits of Minimally Invasive Valve Surgery
Performed using a smaller incision to access the heart rather than a standard sternotomy approach, mini valve surgeries result in shorter recovery times and less scarring.