Simplified swift and safe vascular closure device deployment without a local arteriogram: Single center experience in 2074 consecutive patients.

OBJECTIVE Vascular closure devices (VCDs), such as the Angio-Seal, a three-component hemostatic plug, have greatly facilitated the routine clinical practice in the catheterization laboratory. The manufacturer recommends a local angiogram before Angio-Seal deployment. However, from the outset, we employed a simplified routine of deploying this VCD, i.e… CONTINUE READING