Best Practices for Transradial Approach in Diagnostic Angiography and Intervention, 1st Edition

  • Published By: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • ISBN-10: 1469890461
  • ISBN-13: 9781469890463
  • DDC: 616.1
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 350 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released March 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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This book provides an innovative, patient-friendly approach to percutaneous coronary intervention, delivering authoritative guidance on the procedures, as well as solid evidence from clinical studies and experienced facilities. Learn from pioneers and experts in the field how you can improve patient care and optimize outcomes using this efficient and cost-effective technique.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Historical and Epidemiological Note.
2: Access Site Bleeding and Nonaccess Site Bleeding.
3: General Overview, Patient Preparation, and Selection.
4: Vascularization, Anatomy and Variants.
5: Anatomy, Tortuosities, and Access Difficulties.
6: Radial Artery Versus Ulnar Artery Catheterization.
7: Tips and Tricks for Diagnostic Angiography and Intervention.
8: Slender Catheters and Techniques.
9: Radial Artery Spasm and Abnormal Flow Reserve.
10: Hemostasis and Radial Artery Occlusion.
11: The Learning Curve for Transradial Coronary Angiography and Intervention.
12: Complications of Transradial Catheterization.
13: Right Heart Catheterization Using the Arm: Total Wrist Approach for Diagnosis and Intervention.
14: Coronary Interventions: 5F Versus 6F to 7F.
15: Primary and Rescue Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
16: Transradial Approach for Diagnostic and Interventional Procedures in Patients with Coronary Bypass Grafts.
17: Radial and Complex Coronary Interventions: Chronic Occlusion.
18: Radial Approach and Complex Coronary Interventions: Bifurcations.
19: Transradial Percutaneous Revascularization for Unprotected Left Main Coronary Artery Disease: An Evolution in Evidence and Technique.
20: Sheathless Guide Catheters.
21: Radial Approach in the Elderly.
22: Carotid, Femoral, Aortoiliac, and Renal Interventions.
23: Radiation in Transradial Access.
24: The Radial Approach and the Risk of Periprocedural Stroke.
25: Nursing Workload.
26: Quality of Life and Cost-Effectiveness.
27: Transradial Approach in Structural Heart Disease.
28: Randomized Studies of Transradial Versus Transfemoral Coronary Approach.
29: Conclusions and Future Directions.