Denbow, Charles E.; Chung, Edward E.; Chung, A.S. ; Rastegar, R. ; Sherman, W. ; Johnson, M.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Medicine
Percutaneous balloon mitral valvuloplasty for severe rheumatic mitral stenosis in Jamaica: The initial experience
West Indian Medical Journal
Date of Publication
Although percutaneous balloon mitral valvuloplasty has been performed in the Caribbean before, there has not been any detailed description in the English-speaking West Indian medical literature hitherto. This report provides a description of the first four cases of percutaneous balloon mitral valvuloplasty performed in Jamaica.....