December 2017

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December 28th 2017

Catheter Kinking and Entrapment in Congenital Heart Catheterization: Retrieval Using Snaring Technique

  INTRODUCTION Cardiac catheterization has become the gold standard to diagnose and evaluate several complex cardiac abnormalities. The femoral access approach is the commonly used vascular access to perform both of diagnostic and interventional procedures in congenital heart disease. Hematoma,…

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Radityo Prakoso National Cardiovascular Center Harapan Kita

December 12th 2017

Feasibility of Left Distal Transradial Access for PCI

Introduction Left radial access for coronary angiography and intervention have several benefits. However, conventional left radial access leaves the operator in an ergonomically suboptimal position and subject to higher radiation exposure. Left Distal Transradial access (ldTRA) has recently been introduced…



Vito Damay Siloam Karawaci Hospital


Achmad Fauzi Yahya Hasan Sadikin Hospital