Relationships between left atrial pericardial fat and permanent atrial fibrillation: Results of a case-control study


Sevinc D., Pasaoglu L., Coskun R., Atci N., Alimli A.

DIAGNOSTIC AND INTERVENTIONAL IMAGING, vol.97, no.3, pp.306-312, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 97 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.diii.2015.12.009
  • Title of Journal : DIAGNOSTIC AND INTERVENTIONAL IMAGING
  • Page Numbers: pp.306-312

Abstract

Purpose: The goal of this study was to retrospectively investigate the relationships between pericardial fat, left atrium volume (LAV) as measured on multidetector row computed tomography (MDCT) and persistent atrial fibrillation (AF) using a case-control study.