Endoscopically assisted Aortic root replacement, removal of a left atrial mass via minimally invasive
Dr. Randolph Martin and Dr. Patrick Perier discuss the field of minimally invasive mitral valve surgery. There is a group of surgeons specializing in endoscopic cardiac surgery and they have established the Endoscopic Cardiac Surgeons Club.
A patient had acute heart failure with posterior leaflet prolapse. She had no remarkable medical history. Intractable heart failure led to emergent endoscopic valve repair. She had a chordal rupture without any ischemia