Comparison of the transradial and transfemoral approach in treatment of chronic total occlusions with similar lesion characteristics


HUYUT M. A. , YAMAÇ A. H.

ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.19, no.5, pp.319-325, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 19 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.14744/anatoljcardiol.2018.02779
  • Title of Journal : ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.319-325

Abstract

Objective: There is limited data on the efficacy and the safety of the transradial approach (TRA) for percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) of chronic total occlusion (CTO), particularly in comparison with the transfemoral approach (TFA) in lesions with similar complexity.