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Radiation dose absorbed by operators during transradial percutaneous coronary procedures comparing different protective drapes: the RADIATION study

EuroIntervention 2017;12:e2253-e2261 published online January 2017 published online e-edition April 2017. DOI: 10.4244/EIJ-D-16-00288

1. Interventional Cardiology and Emergency Department, Sandro Pertini Hospital, Rome, Italy; 2. HSE Management, Rome, Italy; 3. Cardiology, University of L’Aquila, L’Aquila, Italy

Aims: The aim of this study was to compare different radiation protection drapes in terms of radiation dose absorbed by operators during right or left transradial procedures.

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