N-3 Fatty acids for the prevention of atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass surgery: a randomized, controlled trial.

OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to assess the efficacy of preoperative and postoperative treatment with n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) in preventing the occurrence of atrial fibrillation (AF) after coronary artery bypass graft surgery (CABG). BACKGROUND Postoperative AF is a common complication of CABG. There is growing clinical evidence… CONTINUE READING