Safety and efficacy of the StarClose vascular closure system using 7-F and 8-F sheath sizes: a consecutive single-center analysis.


PURPOSE To assess the safety and efficacy of the StarClose device following peripheral vascular interventions employing 7-F and 8-F femoral sheaths. METHODS From May 2006 to December 2007, 226 consecutive patients (143 men; mean age 69 years, range 36-92) underwent 231 groin punctures (150 with a 7-F sheath and 81 with an 8-F sheath) that were sealed with… (More)
DOI: 10.1583/09-2761R.1


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