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O’Gara PT, Grayburn PA, Badhwar V, Afonso LC, Carroll JD, Elmariah S, Kithcart AP, Nishimura RA, Ryan TJ, Schwartz A, Stevenson LW
2017 ACC Expert Consensus Decision Pathway on the Management of Mitral Regurgitation
J Am Coll Cardiol 2017;70:2421–49.
1. Figure 7 (page 14, Section 6.4.4.), “Decision Tree for Assessing Severity of Chronic MR by TTE” previously did not cite the original article from which it was adapted. Figure 7 was adapted with permission from: Zoghbi WA, Adams D, Bonow RO, et al. Recommendations for noninvasive evaluation of native valvular regurgitation: a report from the American Society of Echocardiography developed in collaboration with the Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2017;30:303–71” and now includes the attribution: “Adapted with permission from Zoghbi, et al. (3).”
2. Table 2 (page 15, Section 6.4.4.), “Strengths and Limitations of Common Echocardiographic Parameters of MR Severity” now includes a footnote stating, “Described in detail in the 2017 American Society of Echocardiography Guidelines for Assessment of Native Valve Regurgitation (3).”
- 2018 American College of Cardiology Foundation