Posts in Category: radial access

Meeting the Triple Aim by switching from femoral to radial access  

Although 90-95 percent of cardiac catheterizations in the U.S. are performed through the femoral artery, radial access has been found to be a safer, faster, more comfortable, and more cost-efficient approach.

Here are some of the reasons why providers should consider switching to radial access in their quest for the Triple Aim—better patient satisfaction, improved care and lower costs.

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Posted by Jana Ballinger 06/13/2019 Categories: ACC American College of Cardiology analytics best practices CAD cath lab NCDR PCI radial access