Evidence-Based Practices in the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Cardiac catheterization procedures have rapidly evolved and expanded in scope and techniques over the past few decades. However, although some practices have emerged based on evidence, many traditions have persisted based on beliefs and theoretical concerns. The aim of this review is to highlight common preprocedure, intraprocedure, and postprocedure catheterization laboratory practices where evidence has accumulated over the past few decades to support or discount traditionally held practices.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Bangalore, S; Barsness, GW; Dangas, GD; Kern, MJ; Rao, SV; Shore-Lesserson, L; Tamis-Holland, JE

Published Date

  • August 3, 2021

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 144 / 5

Start / End Page

  • e107 - e119

PubMed ID

  • 34187171

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1524-4539

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/CIR.0000000000000996


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States