Eloka Ikebudu
Mayo Clinic
Internal medicineClosure (psychology)CardiologyRetrospective cohort studyPropensity score matchingCardiac surgeryAtrial fibrillationLeft atrialIn patientStrokeMedicine
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#1Rowlens M. Melduni (Mayo Clinic)H-Index: 11
#2Eloka Ikebudu (Mayo Clinic)
Last. Bernard J. Gersh (Mayo Clinic)H-Index: 163
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Prophylactic exclusion of the LAA is often performed during cardiac surgery to reduce the risk of stroke in patients with AF. However, the clinical impact and efficacy of LAA closure for stroke protection in humans remains inconclusive. We conducted a retrospective study of 9,833 adults, mean age