Prospective Nonrandomized Trial of Manual Compression and Angio-Seal and StarClose Arterial Closure Devices in Common Femoral Punctures


We compared the use of manual compression and Angio-Seal and Starclose arterial closure devices to achieve hemostasis following common femoral artery (CFA) punctures in order to evaluate safety and efficacy. A prospective nonrandomized, single-center study was carried out on all patients undergoing CFA punctures over 1 year. Hemostasis was achieved using… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00270-007-9096-4