Femoral arterial access and closure.

  title={Femoral arterial access and closure.},
  author={Sripal Bangalore and Deepak L Bhatt},
  volume={124 5},
Femoral arterial access is the most common method of vascular access for coronary angiography and percutaneous coronary intervention in the United States.1 It is an often underestimated but important aspect of the procedure, and is the single most frequent cause of complications during coronary angiography and intervention.2 Hyperlinked to this article is a video that shows a PVI procedure performed at VA Boston Healthcare System, West Roxbury Campus. Most vascular complications are preventable… CONTINUE READING
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