THE OPERA TRIAL: Fish Oil and Postoperative Atrial Fibrillation: The Omega-3 Fatty Acids for Prevention of Post-Operative Atrial Fibrillation Randomized Trial”

Jul 17, 2014

Overview : The subjects of this double-blind randomized trial were 1,516 patients (mean age 64 years) scheduled to undergo cardiac surgery (valve surgery in approximately 50%). The patients randomly were assigned to receive a preoperative loading dose of 10 g of n-3... more