Mitral and tricuspid are increasingly prevalent. Doppler echocardiography not only detects the presence of regurgitation but also permits to understand mechanisms of regurgitation, quantification of its severity and repercussions. The present document aims to provide standards for the assessment of mitral and tricuspid regurgitation.

Echocardiography, Mitral valve, Recommendations, Tricuspid valve, Valvular regurgitation
dx.doi.org/10.1093/ejechocard/jeq031, hdl.handle.net/1765/28539
European Journal of Echocardiography
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Erasmus MC: University Medical Center Rotterdam

Lancellotti, P, Moura, L, Pierard, L, Agricola, E, Popescu, B.A, Tribouilloy, C, … Roelandt, J.R.T.C. (2010). European association of echocardiography recommendations for the assessment of valvular regurgitation. Part 2: Mitral and tricuspid regurgitation (native valve disease). European Journal of Echocardiography (Vol. 11, pp. 307–332). doi:10.1093/ejechocard/jeq031