Resources

  • References


    Mitral valve disease: stenosis and regurgitation. Cleveland Clinic website. Available at:
    http://www.clevelandclinicmeded.com/medicalpubs/diseasemanagement/cardiology/mitral-valve-disease/. Accessed May 16, 2013.


    Mitral valve repair.
    Society of Thoracic Surgeons website. Available at:
    http://www.sts.org/doc/4107. Accessed May 16, 2013.


    6/3/2011 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Mills E, Eyawo O, Lockhart I, Kelly S, Wu P, Ebbert JO. Smoking cessation reduces postoperative complications: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Am J Med.
    2011;124(2):144-154.e8.

  • Resources

    American Heart Association

    http://www.heart.org

    The Society of Thoracic Surgeons

    http://www.sts.org

  • Canadian Resources

    Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada

    http://www.heartandstroke.ca