TITLE

Review: β-blockers, sotalol, amiodarone, and biatrial pacing all reduce atrial fibrillation after heart surgery

AUTHOR(S)
Kronzon, Itzhak; Tunick, Paul A.
PUB. DATE
March 2003
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;Mar/Apr2003, Vol. 138 Issue 2, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the effectiveness of pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic interventions in preventing atrial fibrillation (AF) and stroke among patients having a heart surgery. Background of the study; Conditions of patients with postoperative AF; Application of biatrial pacing for the prevention of AF.
ACCESSION #
9333419

 

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