Pericardiectomy Vs Medical Management With Relapsing Pericarditis

submitted by: WentzMR
Dr. Masud Khandaker, a Fellow in the Division of Cardiovascular Diseases at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, (now at Ottawa Cardiovascular Centre, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada) discusses his article appearing in the November 2012 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings, where he retrospectively compares and contrasts the medical and surgical outcomes for refractory relapsing pericarditis. Available at: http://www.mayoclinicproceedings.org/article/ S0025-6196(12)00846-4/fulltext