DIAGNOSIS OF CONGENITAL HEART DISEASES WITH AORTOGRAPHY BY MEANS OF RADIAL ARTERY INJECTION

@article{Kobayashi1991DIAGNOSISOC,
  title={DIAGNOSIS OF CONGENITAL HEART DISEASES WITH AORTOGRAPHY BY MEANS OF RADIAL ARTERY INJECTION},
  author={T. Kobayashi and K. Sone and T. Kosuda and H. Tabata and T. Suzuki and S. Ono and M. Tashiro},
  journal={The Kitakanto Medical Journal},
  year={1991},
  volume={41},
  pages={335-340}
}
Aortography by means of radial artery inject on is an useful method for the diagnosis of some kinds of congenital heart diseases in infancy because it is a safe, simple, and non-invasive technique. We have performed aortography by means of radial artery injection in 43 (29 male, 14 female) patients at Gunma Children's Medical Center for 8 years from 1982. A radial artery was cannulated by a 22 or 24 gauge angiocath percutaneously, and a non-ionic contrast medium, iohexol (OmnipaqueR 350, 1.02… Expand
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