TITLE

305 Atrial fibrillation following coronary artery bypass grafting, predictors of persistence and its relation to embolic events at 1 year follow-up

AUTHOR(S)
Elahi, M.; Hadjinikalaou, L.; Galinanes, M.
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
European Journal of Heart Failure. Supplements;Jun2004, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
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Abstract
ABSTRACT
An abstract of the article "Atrial Fibrillation Following Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting, Predictors of Persistence and Its Relation to Embolic Events at 1 Year Follow-Up," by M. Elahi and colleagues is presented.
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13022325

 

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