Omega-3 Fatty Acids for Prevention of Post-Operative Atrial Fibrillation (OPERA)
This study has been completed.
Brigham and Women's Hospital
The OPERA Investigators
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Dariush Mozaffarian, MD, Brigham and Women's Hospital
First received: August 31, 2009
Last updated: February 4, 2013
Last verified: February 2013
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Study Status:||This study has been completed.|
|Study Completion Date:||June 2012|
|Primary Completion Date:||May 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Wu JH, Marchioli R, Silletta MG, Masson S, Sellke FW, Libby P, Milne GL, Brown NJ, Lombardi F, Damiano RJ Jr, Marsala J, Rinaldi M, Domenech A, Simon C, Tavazzi L, Mozaffarian D. Oxidative Stress Biomarkers and Incidence of Postoperative Atrial Fibrillation in the Omega-3 Fatty Acids for Prevention of Postoperative Atrial Fibrillation (OPERA) Trial. J Am Heart Assoc. 2015 May 20;4(5). pii: e001886. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.115.001886.
Wu JH, Marchioli R, Silletta MG, Macchia A, Song X, Siscovick DS, Harris WS, Masson S, Latini R, Albert C, Brown NJ, Lamarra M, Favaloro RR, Mozaffarian D. Plasma phospholipid omega-3 fatty acids and incidence of postoperative atrial fibrillation in the OPERA trial. J Am Heart Assoc. 2013 Oct 21;2(5):e000397. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.113.000397.
Mozaffarian D, Marchioli R, Macchia A, Silletta MG, Ferrazzi P, Gardner TJ, Latini R, Libby P, Lombardi F, O'Gara PT, Page RL, Tavazzi L, Tognoni G; OPERA Investigators. Fish oil and postoperative atrial fibrillation: the Omega-3 Fatty Acids for Prevention of Post-operative Atrial Fibrillation (OPERA) randomized trial. JAMA. 2012 Nov 21;308(19):2001-11. Erratum in: JAMA. 2013 Mar 6;309(9):876.
Mozaffarian D, Marchioli R, Gardner T, Ferrazzi P, O'Gara P, Latini R, Libby P, Lombardi F, Macchia A, Page R, Santini M, Tavazzi L, Tognoni G. The ω-3 Fatty Acids for Prevention of Post-Operative Atrial Fibrillation trial--rationale and design. Am Heart J. 2011 Jul;162(1):56-63.e3. doi: 10.1016/j.ahj.2011.03.035. Epub 2011 Jun 12.