Patient Versus Physician Variation in Use of Transradial Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.

Abstract

The prevalence of radial access for transradial catheterization remains low in the United States, occurring in only 28% of cases in the National Cardiovascular Data Registry (NCDR) CathPCI. It is unknown whether the low adoption rate has been influenced by patient characteristics or is more operator dependent. In a 10-center study, we compared clinical and… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2017.03.020

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@article{Shamim2017PatientVP, title={Patient Versus Physician Variation in Use of Transradial Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.}, author={Shariq Shamim and Fengming Tang and David M. Safley and Philip Jones and John A Spertus and Dmitri V Baklanov}, journal={The American journal of cardiology}, year={2017}, volume={119 12}, pages={1937-1941} }