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Breithardt OA, Sinha AM, Schwammenthal E, Bidaoui N, Markus KU, Franke A, Stellbrink C. Acute Effects of Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy on Functional Mitral Regurgitation in Advanced Systolic Heart Failure. J Am Coll Cardiol 2003;41:765–70.The first sentence of the Background section of the Abstract was printed incorrectly. The correct sentence is below.
Both a decrease in left ventricular (LV) closing force and mitral valve tethering have been implicated as mechanisms for functional mitral regurgitation (FMR) in dilated hearts.
- American College of Cardiology Foundation