Research Study

Colchicine For The Prevention Of Perioperative Atrial Fibrillation In Patients Undergoing Thoracic Surgery (COP-AF)
Principal Investigator 
Sean McLean

Overview

Body Locations and Systems 
Atrial Fibrillation
Diagnosis and Therapy 
Surgery and Rehabilitation
ClinicalTrials.gov# 
NCT03310125
Status 
Recruiting
Study Start/End 
Mar 18, 2019 to Jan 31, 2022
Locations 
Vancouver General Hospital
Name/Title 
Dr. Sean McLean, Anesthesiologist
Email Address 
sean.mclean@vch.ca
Purpose of Study 

The COP-AF trial will assess whether the administration of oral colchicine will reduce the incidence of perioperative atrial fibrillation in patients undergoing major thoracic surgery.

Eligibility 

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Disclaimer 

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