Can patients with significant renal artery stenosis who underwent renal angioplasty be monitored postprocedure in the general ward instead of the high dependency unit?


INTRODUCTION Renal angioplasty has been increasingly used to treat significant renal artery stenosis (RAS). At the Tan Tock Seng Hospital (Singapore), renal angioplasty patients are routinely admitted to the high dependency unit (HDU) postprocedure for monitoring. METHODS The complications of the RAS patients were reviewed postangioplasty, and it was… (More)