Effects of posterior pericardiotomy on the incidence of pericardial effusion and atrial fibrillation after coronary revascularization


Ekim H., Kutay V., Hazar A., Akbayrak H., Basel H., Tuncer M.

MEDICAL SCIENCE MONITOR, cilt.12, 2006 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 12 Konu: 10
  • Basım Tarihi: 2006
  • Dergi Adı: MEDICAL SCIENCE MONITOR

Özet

Background: The aim of this prospective, randomized study was to assess the efficacy of posterior pericardiotomy in decreasing the prevalence of pericardial effusion and postoperative atrial fibrillation (AF).