Role of postoperative vasopressor use in occurrence of atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass grafting

Vikrant Salaria, Nirav J. Mehta, Syed Abdul-Aziz, Syed M. Mohiuddin, Ijaz A. Khan

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Abstract

Vasopressor use is common after coronary artery bypass grafting surgery. This study evaluated the role of postoperative vasopressor use as a predictor of occurrence of atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass grafting and demonstrates that vasopressor use is an independent predictor of such an occurrence.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)247-249
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Journal of Cardiology
Volume95
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 15 2005

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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