What to expect when your patient’s scheduled for mitral valve replacement

Academic Article

Abstract

  • Suppose two patients have the same degree of mitral stenosis, but one needs surgery and the other doesn’t. Do you know why? After surgery, the patient who's received a mechanical replacement valve must be protected against two conditions. Do you know what they are?. © Williams & Wilkins 1982. All Rights Reserved.
  • Published In

  • Nursing 2010  Journal
  • Digital Object Identifier (doi)

    Author List

  • Lamb LS; Dlgiacomo BM
  • Start Page

  • 58
  • End Page

  • 67
  • Volume

  • 15
  • Issue

  • 1