[Anti-arrhythmic effects of cardioplegic myocardial protection].

  title={[Anti-arrhythmic effects of cardioplegic myocardial protection].},
  author={G Venere and Laura Barberis and Gian Carlo Passerone and Antonio Lijoi and Flavio Scarano and A Brisighella and C Guardincerri and Claudio Launo},
  journal={Minerva medica},
  volume={71 30},
Cardioplegia gave excellent results in a preliminary series of 33 cases in which it was used during surgery. The fact that a sinus rhythm was re-established at the end of extracorporeal circulation in patients in atrial fibrillation suggests that it exerts an antiarrhythmic action at the atrial a level.