The radial procedure from the nurse perspective

Learning Objectives

  • To review the pros and cons of radial approach (for the patient) in different situations
  • To learn different protocols to prevent spasm and pain
  • To understand the importance of the patient's follow-up

Presentations available when logged in:

  • Introduction and objectives
  • How to minimise patient’s discomfort in radial approach
  • Same day discharge after radial PCI
  • Primary PCI through radial approach
  • Patient follow-up after radial PCI
  • Take-home message