Adoption of radial access and comparison of outcomes to femoral access in percutaneous coronary intervention an updated report from the national cardiovascular data registry (2007-2012) Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Femoral Artery
  • Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
  • Postoperative Complications
  • Radial Artery

abstract

  • There has been increasing adoption of r-PCI in the United States. Transradial PCI now accounts for 1 of 6 PCIs performed in contemporary clinical practice. In comparison with traditional femoral access, transradial PCI is associated with lower vascular and bleeding complication rates.

publication date

  • June 11, 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.112.000536

PubMed ID

  • 23753843

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2295

end page

  • 306

volume

  • 127

number

  • 23