July/August 2017


In this Issue

Mitral & Tricuspid

Transcatheter Therapies


Chief Medical Editors’ Page

Mitral & Tricuspid Transcatheter Therapies

By Ted E. Feldman, MD, MSCAI, FACC, FESC; and Azeem Latib, MD


Imaging Considerations for Percutaneous Tricuspid Intervention

A review of imaging options relevant to treating functional tricuspid regurgitation with transcatheter techniques.

By Rebecca T. Hahn, MD

Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve Therapies

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

Update on Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair

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

Current Options for Mitral Annuloplasty and Leaflet Repair

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

Percutaneous Mitral Valve Repair: The Next Wave

A review of investigational mitral repair therapies, emphasizing device design and highlighting key clinical studies.

By Rahul Sharma, MD; and Sameer Gafoor, MD


Emerging Options for Anticoagulation in LAA Closure

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


How Heart Teams Are Adjusting to a Changing Landscape

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


Are We Really Moving to Value?

Or, are we just paying for health care differently?

By Larry Sobal, MBA, MHA, CMPE


An Interview With Neil Moat, FRCS

Neil Moat discusses his work in valvular heart disease research, including expanding the TAVR population, valve-in-valve procedures, and transcatheter mitral valve interventions.


Contact Info

For advertising rates and opportunities, contact:
Craig McChesney

Stephen Hoerst

Charles Philip

About Cardiac Interventions Today

Cardiac Interventions Today (ISSN 2572-5955 print and ISSN 2572-5963 online) is a publication dedicated to providing comprehensive coverage of the latest developments in technology, techniques, clinical studies, and regulatory and reimbursement issues in the field of coronary and cardiac interventions. Cardiac Interventions Today premiered in March 2007 and each edition contains a variety of topics in a flexible format, including articles covering various perspectives on current clinical topics, in-depth interviews with expert physicians, overviews of available technologies, industry news, and insights into the issues affecting today's interventional cardiology practices.