Best practices for transradial angiography and intervention: A consensus statement from the society for cardiovascular angiography and intervention's transradial working group


  • Conflict of interest: Dr. Rao: The Medicines Company (Advisory Board, Consultant), Terumo (Advisory Board, Consultant), Astra Zeneca (Advisory Board, Consultant), Zoll (Advisory Board, Consultant), Ikaria/Sanofi Aventis (Grant Research Support), Daiichi Sankyo Lilly (Consultant, Speakers Bureau), Janssen (Consultant). Dr. Tremmel: Terumo (Consultant), St. Jude (Consultant), Boston Scientific (Consultant). Dr. Gilchrist: Terumo (Consultant), The Medicines Company (Advisory Board), Accumed (Advisory Board), Sanofi-Aventis Groupe (Advisory Board), US Department of Justice (Consultant), NIH - Spouse (Advisory Board, Consultant, Research Support). Dr. Shroff: Terumo (Advisory Board/Board Member, Consultant, Grants or Research Support), The Medicines Company (Advisory Board, Speakers Bureau), Abiomed (Consultant, Grants or Research Support), Cordis (Grants or Research Support), St Jude (Grants or Research Support), Novation (Other). Dr. Crisco: Radial Assist, LLC (Speakers Bureau), Cook Medical (Consultant), St. Jude Medical (Consultant and Speakers Bureau), Astra Zaneca (Speakers Bureau). Dr. Duffy: Volcano Corporation (Speakers Bureau). Dr. Sanghvi: Medtronic Corporation (Speakers Bureau), The Medicines Company (Advisory Board/Board Member), Boston Scientific (Speakers Bureau), Professional Consultants of Princeton (Stock/Shareholder). Dr. Krucoff: Medtronic (Grants or Research Support, Consultant, Speakers Bureau), Abbott Vascular (Consultant, Grant Research Support, Speakers Bureau), Terumo (Consultant, Grant Research Support), Eli Lilly (Grant Research Support), The Medicines Company (Grant Research Support). Dr. Pyne: Accumed Radial Systems (Consultant). Dr. Pancholy: Terumo (Speakers Bureau), Medtronic (Speakers Bureau), The Medicines Company (Speakers Bureau), Accumed Systems (Grant Research Support). Dr. Skelding: Zoll, Yale, University of Maryland, Population Health Research Institute, Harvard, Duke, Columbia Rockefeller Foundation, Gilead Science, MD Scientific, Medimmune, Medtronic, Tryton, Volcano, Abbott, Amorcyte, Angel Med, Atrited, Atrium, Cardica, Eli Lilly (Grant Research Support). Dr. Shah, Dr. Gulati, Dr. Woody, Dr. Zoghbi, and Dr. Patel report no financial conflicts regarding the content of this manuscript.