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Radial Versus Femoral Arterial Access for Cardiac Catheterization: Comparison of Complications at 30 Days

2010-07-15 17:00:00 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Cardiac catheterization has traditionally been performed via access to the arterial circulation from the femoral artery located in the groin. As an alternative to this approach, the radial artery, located in the arm, is gaining wider use in clinical practice. Multiple studies have demonstrated that cardiac catheterization via the radial approach has a very low complication rate, in the short term. This study is intended to determine if there are any differences in the long term complication rate between radial artery cardiac catheterization as compared with femoral artery cardiac catheterization.

Study Design

Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective

Conditions

Radial Artery Occlusion

Intervention

Allen's test, Distal pulses

Location

Creighton University Medical Center
Omaha
Nebraska
United States
68131

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

Creighton University

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2010-07-15T17:00:00-0400

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The larger of the two terminal branches of the brachial artery, beginning about one centimeter distal to the bend of the elbow. Like the RADIAL ARTERY, its branches may be divided into three groups corresponding to their locations in the forearm, wrist, and hand.

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