Article Abstract

Strain overestimates non-viable myocardium in patients with ischemic mitral regurgitation: understandable discrepancy of complementary methods?

Authors: Jonathan Beaudoin, Mario Sénéchal


Although the impact of ischemic mitral regurgitation (IMR) has been well demonstrated (1), its management remains difficult. The benefits of the surgical interventions are still controversial, and the current recommendations are subsequently much less clear than in organic MR(2).