INTERACTIVE CARDIOVASCULAR AND THORACIC SURGERY, vol.21, no.6, pp.727-733, 2015 (SCI-Expanded)
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INTERACTIVE CARDIOVASCULAR AND THORACIC SURGERY
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Total pericardial closure, Atrial fibrillation, Pericardial effusion, AMERICAN-SOCIETY, GUIDELINES, ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY, SURGERY
Istanbul University Affiliated:
OBJECTIVES: In this randomized, controlled and parallel-group prospective study, the feasibility of total pericardial closure with an intra-pericardial drain and a pericardio-pleural window (pericardial cavity intervention) was investigated by examining postoperative outcomes, including atrial fibrillation and pericardial effusion, following coronary artery surgery.