Transradial cardiac catheterization and percutaneous coronary intervention: a review.

Abstract

Campeau in 1989 and subsequently Kiemeneij and Laarman in 1993 successfully attempted diagnostic cardiac catheterization and percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), respectively, using the radial artery. Since then, the technique has evolved significantly with improvement in catheters and operators gaining experience in transradial (TR) procedures. Short… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MCA.0b013e32832f37fc

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@article{Elgharib2009TransradialCC, title={Transradial cardiac catheterization and percutaneous coronary intervention: a review.}, author={Nader Z. Elgharib and Umang H Shah and John T Coppola}, journal={Coronary artery disease}, year={2009}, volume={20 8}, pages={487-93} }