Paulo Roberto L. Prates

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OBJECTIVE This study aims to describe the correlation between age and occurrence of atrial fibrillation after aortic stenosis surgery in the elderly as well as evaluate the influence of atrial fibrillation on the incidence of strokes, hospital length of stay, and hospital mortality. METHODS Cross-sectional retrospective study of > 70 year-old patients who(More)
INTRODUCTION Antiplatelet therapy after coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) has been used. Little is known about the predictors and efficacy of clopidogrel in this scenario. OBJECTIVE Identify predictors of clopidogrel following CABG. METHODS We evaluated 5404 patients who underwent CABG between 2000 and 2009 at Duke University Medical Center. We(More)
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