Long-term prevention of atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass surgery: comparison of quinidine, verapamil, and amiodarone in maintaining sinus rhythm.

@article{Yilmaz1996LongtermPO,
  title={Long-term prevention of atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass surgery: comparison of quinidine, verapamil, and amiodarone in maintaining sinus rhythm.},
  author={Ahmet Turan Yilmaz and Ufuk Demirkiliç and M. Selçuk Arslan and Erkan Kurulay and Ertuğrul Ozal and Harun Tatar and Omer Y{\"u}ksel Ozt{\"u}rk},
  journal={Journal of cardiac surgery},
  year={1996},
  volume={11 1},
  pages={
          61-4
        }
}
AIM OF STUDY To evaluate the necessity and efficacy of quinidine fumarate, verapimil, or amiodarone prophylaxis for sinus rhythm maintenance in patients who experienced atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass surgery. METHODS Between 1992 and 1995, this prospective, randomized, placebo-controlled study examined 120 patients in whom atrial fibrillation occurred and was restored to sinus rhythm by pharmacological therapy or direct current cardioversion in the immediately postoperative… CONTINUE READING
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