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UTSUNOMIYA HIROTO
Assistant Professor
Affiliation Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences(Medical)
Discipline Cardiology
Academic Degrees Hiroshima University 
Research Fields Medicine,dentistry, and pharmacy; Clinical internal medicine; Cardiovascular medicine
Research Keywords Three-Dimensional Echocardiography / Structural Heart Disease / Valve disease / Heart failure
Comments We have been carrying out some interesting research about comprehensive evaluation of the tricuspid valve in patients with tricuspid regurgitation (TR) using real-time three-dimensional (3D) transesophageal echocardiography (TEE), assessing the cause, mechanism, location, severity, and cardiac response to TR. Also, our group has investigated the usefulness of intraprocedural 3DTEE during newly developed transcatheter treatment for valvular heart disease, such as transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) and MitraClip procedure.
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Topic Medical Science/Healthcare
SDGs 3 Good health and well-being 4 Quality education
Educational Programs [Bachelor Degree Program] School of Medicine : Program of Medicine : Medicine
[Doctoral Program] Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences : Division of Biomedical Sciences : Program of Medicine
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