Total pulmonary vein diameter is a strong predictor of atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass graft surgery.

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OBJECTIVE Recent studies have shown that the pulmonary veins are important in atrial fibrillation (AF). This study evaluated the relationship between total pulmonary vein diameter and postoperative AF in on-pump coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) patients. PATIENTS AND METHODS Our study enrolled 149 patients undergoing on-pump CABG. The primary endpoint… (More)

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@article{Katlandur2016TotalPV, title={Total pulmonary vein diameter is a strong predictor of atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass graft surgery.}, author={Huseyin Katlandur and Kerem {\"O}zbek and Hasan {\"O}zdil and Bilal Arık and Ahmet Kuzgun and Askin Keser and Savas Ulucan and M Sıddık {\"U}lgen}, journal={European review for medical and pharmacological sciences}, year={2016}, volume={20 7}, pages={1327-32} }