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Table 2 Independent risk factors for post-operative atrial fibrillation

From: Does prophylactic sotalol and magnesium decrease the incidence of atrial fibrillation following coronary artery bypass surgery: a propensity-matched analysis

  Odds Ratio † 95% Confidence Interval p Value
Female 0.17 0.05 – 0.61 0.006
SM group 0.39 0.18 – 0.89 0.025
Body mass index # 0.89 0.81 – 0.99 0.025
  1. SM, Sotalol and Magnesium
  2. † Adjusted for the propensity score
  3. # for each additional unit