Radial Access

Blog | Radial Access | July 15, 2016
There are many ways of doing things in medicine, but once in a while you find a new way that appears to be a no-brainer...
radial access, inserting stents, JACC Cardiovascular Interventions study
News | Radial Access | July 13, 2016
July 13, 2016 — A new study in JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions supports access through the wrist, or...
radial access, transradial
Feature | Radial Access | May 27, 2016 | Dave Fornell
The use of transradial artery vascular access for percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) in the United States has...
radial access, robotic navigation
Feature | Radial Access | March 28, 2016 | Amir Kaki M.D., FACC, FSCAI, Medical Director Cardiac Cath Laboratories, Detroit Medical Center
Millions of percutaneous coronary interventions (PCIs) are performed each year around the world to treat obstructive...
Merit Medical, ThinkRadial training course, radial interventional access, first in Europe
News | Radial Access | March 08, 2016
March 8, 2016 — Merit Medical Systems Inc. announced that the first ThinkRadial course to be held at its European...
heart attack patients, rescue PCI, transradial and transfemoral approach, Perelman School of Medicine
News | Vascular Access | January 04, 2016
January 4, 2016 — In a comparison of bleeding complications and mortality between transradial and transfemoral...
radial access
Feature | Radial Access | December 29, 2015
December 29, 2015 — Although using the radial artery as the access point for angioplasty has been linked to reduced...
Precision Image Analysis, PIA, cardiac MRI post-processing, Core Lab, RSNA 2015
Technology | Cardiac Imaging | December 15, 2015
December 14, 2015 — Precision Image Analysis Inc. (PIA) announced a dramatic expansion of its capabilities as a...
ThinkRadial, Merit Medical Systems, Vascular Training Model

2015 Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE) attendees demo the ThinkRadial Vascular Training Model. Image courtesy of Merit Medical Systems Inc.

News | Radial Access | November 17, 2015
November 17, 2015 — Merit Medical Systems Inc. and its ThinkRadial education program now offers a new vascular training...
Videos | Radial Access | October 30, 2015
Sunil Rao, M.D., associate professor of medicine and a member in the Duke University Clinical Research Institute, a...
transradial access, TRI, DRAGON trial, TCT 2015, non-inferiority, transfemoral access, TFO
Feature | Radial Access | October 18, 2015
October 18, 2015 — Results from a prospective randomized trial of...
ESC guidelines, radial approach, percutaneous coronary intervention, PCI, acute coronary syndrome, ACS
News | Radial Access | September 18, 2015
September 18, 2015 — For the first time, European Society of Cardiology (ESC) guidelines give the highest degree of...
News | Cath Lab | August 26, 2015
August 26, 2014 — The Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF) announced the late-breaking trials and first report...
Feature | March 24, 2015
March 24, 2015 — Patients with acute coronary syndrome undergoing angioplasty who received the anticoagulant drug...
News | October 27, 2014
October 27, 2014 — Merit Medical Systems Inc. recently unveiled its new ThinkRadial website and educational initiative...
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