MS: Mitral Valve Area (PHT)


1.Pressure Half-Time?


The time interval for the peak gradient to reach its midpoint (pressure half time) should not be used, in patients with high filling pressures, ASDs, significant AR or immediately after balloon valvuloplasty as it can underestimate the severity of MS.

Created by on 28/12/2015

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1. Pressure Half-Time?

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