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Radial artery access for above the knee angioplasty: a feasibility study

EuroIntervention 2011;7:924-929. DOI: 10.4244/EIJV7I8A146

Roberto Lorenzoni
Roberto Lorenzoni*, MD, FESC; Alessandra Mazzoni, MD; Mauro Lazzari, MD; Andrea Boni, MD; Cristina Gemignani, MD; Francesco Bovenzi, MD
UO Cardiologia, Ospedale “Campo di Marte”, Lucca, Italy

Aims: Lower limb angioplasty is usually performed by transfemoral access despite the risk of local complications. Transradial access (TRA) has gained acceptance for coron

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