Butt, M.D., from Copenhagen University Hospital in Denmark, and colleagues used data from a clinical cardiac surgery database and Danish nationwide registries to identify patients undergoing first-time isolated CABG surgery who developed new-onset POAF
. A total of 2,108 patients who developed POAF
were matched to 8,432 with NVAF.
Data from medical records of all patients having undergone pulmonary resection procedures with a high risk of POAF
(1) (lobectomies, bilobectomies and pneumonectomies) between November 2012 and May 2015 were included in the study.
Oxidative stress induced by ischemia-reperfusion causes the development of postoperative atrial fibrillation (POAF
) in postoperative period .
Patient characteristics resulting in POAF
evaluated the potential correlation between RDW and POAF
after cardiac surgery and drew an opposite conclusion.
Therefore, these signs on surface ECG would have different mechanisms on development of AF, and to know more important sign may provide more important mechanism and target to prevent POAF
About the Management Company: Pak Oman Asset Management Company Limited (POAMCL) is the management company for the POAF
. The main sponsors of POAMCL are Pak Oman Investment Company Limited, Oman National Investment Corporation Holding, Bank Muscat, and National Logistics Cell.
The technical and military-cooperation section describes how students from former Portuguese colonies now attend training in Portugal and how the POAF
conducts training and other support activities in Angola and Mozambique as well as Sao Tome and Principe.
Its lead program involves the development of a prophylactic injection of biopolymer to prevent or reduce the incidence of POAF
that occur following coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) and cardiac valve surgeries.
We hypothesized that fragmented QRS complexes (fQRS) may be useful for determining patients at high risk for new-onset postoperative atrial fibrillation (POAF
) which is a frequent and serious complication of coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery.
Postoperative atrial fibrillation (POAF
) is a common postoperative complication following coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG), which occurs in approximately 13% to 40% of patients [1,2].
There were as many as 23 factors in this study that were associated with CS-AKI, including age, race, smoking history, diabetes, hypertension, COPD, Hct, albumin, CKD, previous PCI, previous CHF, time in OR, CPB, circulato ry arrest, intraoperative blood transfusion, postoperative ARF, postoperative transfusion, reoperation for postoperative bleeding, coma/encephalopathy, postoperative CVA, postoperative atrial fibrillation (POAF
), and pneumonia.