Mitral Valve 4: Mitral Valve Surgery

Authors: Robert H Thiele, MD
Credit/contact hours: .5 hours
Estimated time to complete: 30 minutes
Publication Date: May 10, 2018
Expiration date: May 9, 2027



The decision to repair or replace a mitral valve is complex and ultimately the surgeon’s decision. This course provides information that will help guide that decision.

Please note this course includes a Reference section. For accurate completion status, you MUST review the reference section.

You Will Learn

  • Mitral valve surgery
  • Mitral valve repair techniques
  • Echocardiographic assessment of mitral valve repair


Method and medium:

Learners participate in the interactive learning modules by correctly answering multiple choice questions dispersed throughout. Learners will be prompted to try again, if a question is answered incorrectly.The course will open in a new tab – to exit the course, simply close the tab.