Start With Beta Blockers to Treat Most Postop Atrial Fib

There will be more clarity on using rate versus rhythm control in postoperative atrial fibrillation patients.

Up to 60% of cardiac surgery patients will have post-op atrial fib...and it's linked to increased length of stay and mortality.

We know RATE control is often preferred in CHRONIC atrial fib patients...because antiarrhythmics have many adverse effects.

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