The Radial Artery for Percutaneous Coronary Procedures or Surgery?

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

This article summarizes the current research on the benefits of using the transradial approach for percutaneous procedures and the radial artery as a conduit for coronary artery bypass surgery. Based on the available evidence, the authors provide recommendations for the use of the radial artery in patients undergoing percutaneous or surgical coronary procedures.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Gaudino, M; Burzotta, F; Bakaeen, F; Bertrand, O; Crea, F; Di Franco, A; Fremes, S; Kiemeneij, F; Louvard, Y; Rao, SV; Schwann, TA; Tatoulis, J; Tranbaugh, RF; Trani, C; Valgimigli, M; Vranckx, P; Taggart, DP; Arterial Grafting International Consortium Alliance,

Published Date

  • March 13, 2018

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 71 / 10

Start / End Page

  • 1167 - 1175

PubMed ID

  • 29519357

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1558-3597

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jacc.2018.01.013


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States