By David G O’Brien, MD, FRCP - 3rd Jul 2019 - Course previews

PCI: accessing the radial artery

Radial access is gaining popularity amongst interventionists. But why? In this video, Dr O'Brien looks at the advanatages of using radial access in PCI, the challenges of doing so, and will take you through a step-by-step approach to performing a radial artery puncture safely.

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