In this Issue
Chief Medical Editors’ Page
By Ted E. Feldman, MD, MSCAI, FACC, FESC; and Azeem Latib, MD
A review of imaging options relevant to treating functional tricuspid regurgitation with transcatheter techniques.
By Rebecca T. Hahn, MD
A look at the current state of this final valve frontier.
By Christopher U. Meduri, MD, MPH; Vivek Rajagopal, MD; Mani A. Vannan, MBBS; Kari Feldt, MD; and Azeem Latib, MD
A look at the current and soon-to-come transcatheter mitral valve repair options.
By Dale J. Murdoch, MBBS; Robert H. Boone, MD; Robert Moss, MBBS; John Webb, MD; and David A. Wood, MD
The benefits and limitations of today’s FDA- and CE Mark–approved mitral repair technologies.
By Robert Schueler, MD; and Jan-Malte Sinning, MD, FESC
A review of investigational mitral repair therapies, emphasizing device design and highlighting key clinical studies.
By Rahul Sharma, MD; and Sameer Gafoor, MD
Managing anticoagulation and antiplatelet therapy in patients undergoing percutaneous left atrial appendage closure with the Watchman device.
By Jessica Tilton, PharmD, BCACP; John Shilka, PharmD; Adhir Shroff, MD, MPH; and Vicki Groo, PharmD
Experts provide their views on current challenges facing heart teams and expanding from a transcatheter aortic heart valve clinic to including structural heart valve procedures.
With Ganesh Manoharan, MD; Issam D. Moussa, MD; and Jason H. Rogers, MD
CODING & REIMBURSEMENT
Or, are we just paying for health care differently?
By Larry Sobal, MBA, MHA, CMPE
Neil Moat discusses his work in valvular heart disease research, including expanding the TAVR population, valve-in-valve procedures, and transcatheter mitral valve interventions.