A J Solomon
- Amiodarone versus a beta-blocker to prevent atrial fibrillation after cardiovascular surgeryA J Solomon
Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Georgetown University, Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
Am Heart J 142:811-5. 2001..Both amiodarone and beta-blockers have been shown to decrease the incidence of atrial fibrillation after cardiovascular surgery. However, the superior agent has not been identified...
- The combination of propranolol and magnesium does not prevent postoperative atrial fibrillationA J Solomon
Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
Ann Thorac Surg 69:126-9. 2000..However, the use of magnesium is more controversial. It was our hypothesis that adjunctive magnesium sulfate would improve the efficacy of beta-blockers alone in the prevention of postoperative atrial fibrillation...