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Surgical Ventricular Restoration for Ischemic Cardiomyopathy with Functional Mitral Regurgitation

By Masanori Hirota, Shintaro Katahira, Joji Hoshino, Yasuhisa Fukada, Taichi Kondo, Takayuki Gyoten, Yuichi Notomi and Tadashi Isomura

Submitted: February 6th 2011Reviewed: November 3rd 2011Published: February 3rd 2012

DOI: 10.5772/26260

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Masanori Hirota, Shintaro Katahira, Joji Hoshino, Yasuhisa Fukada, Taichi Kondo, Takayuki Gyoten, Yuichi Notomi and Tadashi Isomura (February 3rd 2012). Surgical Ventricular Restoration for Ischemic Cardiomyopathy with Functional Mitral Regurgitation, Front Lines of Thoracic Surgery Stefano Nazari, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/26260. Available from:

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