Management of a patient with asymptomatic valvular heart disease


EROL M. K.

ANADOLU KARDIYOLOJI DERGISI-THE ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.9, pp.17-24, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 9
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Title of Journal : ANADOLU KARDIYOLOJI DERGISI-THE ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.17-24

Abstract

Early diagnosis, treatment and follow-up are important in patients with asymptomatic valvular heart disease. Echocardiography is a valuable tool in this respect. In this review, the management of asymptomatic patients with valvular heart diseases is summarized according to the new guidelines. (Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 2009; 9: Suppl 1; 17-24)