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Coronary Artery Disease
Transradial arterial access for coronary and peripheral procedures: Executive summary by the transradial committee of the SCAI†
Version of Record online: 4 MAY 2011
Copyright © 2011 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions
Volume 78, Issue 6, pages 823–839, 15 November 2011
How to Cite
Caputo, R. P., Tremmel, J. A., Rao, S., Gilchrist, I. C., Pyne, C., Pancholy, S., Frasier, D., Gulati, R., Skelding, K., Bertrand, O. and Patel, T. (2011), Transradial arterial access for coronary and peripheral procedures: Executive summary by the transradial committee of the SCAI. Cathet. Cardiovasc. Intervent., 78: 823–839. doi: 10.1002/ccd.23052
- Issue online: 15 NOV 2011
- Version of Record online: 4 MAY 2011
- Manuscript Accepted: 13 FEB 2011
- Manuscript Received: 10 FEB 2011
- radial artery;
- arterial access;
- vascular complications;
- percutaneous coronary intervention
In response to growing U.S. interest, the Society for Coronary Angiography and Interventions recently formed a Transradial Committee whose purpose is to examine the utility, utilization, and training considerations related to transradial access for percutaneous coronary and peripheral procedures. With international partnership, the committee has composed a comprehensive overview of this subject presented herewith. © 2011 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.