We aimed at appraising features and outcomes of patients undergoing MitraClip treatment according to their age. We queried the prospective GIOTTO multicenter registry including 19 Italian centers performing MitraClip implantation distinguishing patients <80 vs ≥80 years of age.
Characteristics and outcomes of MitraClip in octogenarians: Evidence from 1853 patients in the GIOTTO registry. Giordano A, Biondi-Zoccai G, Finizio F, Ferraro P, Denti P, Rubbio AP, Petronio AS, Bartorelli AL, Mongiardo A, De Felice F, Adamo M, Montorfano M, Baldi C, Tarantini G, Giannini F, Ronco F, Monteforte I, Villa E, Ferrario M, Fiocca L, Castriota F, Tamburino C. Int J Cardiol. 2021 Aug 7:S0167-5273(21)01220-1. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2021.08.010