N-acetylcysteine for the prevention of postoperative atrial fibrillation: a prospective, randomized, placebo-controlled pilot study


Ozaydin M. , PEKER O., ERDOĞAN D., KAPAN S., Turker Y. , Varol E. , ...Daha Fazla

EUROPEAN HEART JOURNAL, cilt.29, ss.625-631, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 29 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehn011
  • Dergi Adı: EUROPEAN HEART JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.625-631

Özet

Aims Oxidative stress has recently been implicated in the pathophysiology of atrial fibrillation (AF). The aim of the present study was to evaluate the effects of antioxidant agent N-acetylcysteine (NAC) on postoperative AF.