Right atrial isolation associated with atrial septal closure in patients with atrial septal defect and chronic atrial fibrillation.

@article{Minzioni1993RightAI,
  title={Right atrial isolation associated with atrial septal closure in patients with atrial septal defect and chronic atrial fibrillation.},
  author={Gaetano Minzioni and Angelo C. Graffigna and Francesco Pagani and Mario Vigan{\'o}},
  journal={Cardiovascular surgery},
  year={1993},
  volume={1 6},
  pages={666-9}
}
To restore sinus rhythm in the remaining heart chambers of six adult patients with atrial septal defect and chronic or paroxysmal atrial fibrillation, electrical, right atrial isolation associated with surgical correction of the defect was performed. All but one patient was free from atrial fibrillation without medication 2-25 months after operation. The… CONTINUE READING