By David G O’Brien, MD, FRCP - 29th Jun 2019 - Course previews

PCI: Obtaining femoral artery access

A good PCI starts with a good puncture. In this video, you'll learn the basic technique, benefits, and challenges of using femoral artery access, three situations that could stop you from using femoral access, and how to avoid dangerously puncturing the wrong place.

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