Vascular complications of cardiac catheterization.

@article{McCann1991VascularCO,
  title={Vascular complications of cardiac catheterization.},
  author={Richard L. McCann and Lewis B Schwartz and Karen S. Pieper},
  journal={Journal of vascular surgery},
  year={1991},
  volume={14 3},
  pages={375-81}
}
Femoral artery injury after diagnostic and therapeutic cardiac catheterization is a frequently encountered clinical problem. This study reviews 150 femoral artery injuries that occurred in 16,350 patients over a 5-year period. A prospective computerized cardiac catheterization data bank was used to determine significant risk factors associated with the… CONTINUE READING