Postoperative atrial fibrillation is associated with late mortality after coronary surgery, but not after valvular surgery
2009 (English)In: Annals of Thoracic Surgery, ISSN 0003-4975, Vol. 88, no 6, 1871-1876 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Postoperative AF increases late mortality after isolated CABG surgery only. This finding was not statistically confirmed after isolated or combined valvular procedures. Our results draw the attention to possible AF recurrence after hospital discharge, indicating a strict postoperative surveillance.
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2009. Vol. 88, no 6, 1871-1876 p.
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-43158DOI: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2009.07.074PubMedID: 19932252OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-43158DiVA: diva2:412054