Experience improves outcomes for TR-PCI, Canadian researchers say

08/8/2011 | CardiologyToday.com

Those interventional cardiologists with more experience performing transradial PCI saw an increased likelihood of a positive outcome, according to a study performed by Canadian researchers. "Despite the demonstrated benefits, TR-PCI has not gained widespread use by interventional cardiologists," the researchers wrote. "Technical challenges and inadequate training with the potential for lower procedural success and greater contrast and radiation exposure are likely responsible for the underuse of TR-PCI."

View Full Article in:


Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Counsel – Regulatory Affairs
RAI Services Company
Winston Salem, NC
Director of Program Development
Washington DC, DC
Director of System QA
LifeWatch Services, Inc.
Rosemont, IL
Director of Business Development and Membership
Washington DC, DC
Director, Corporate Counsel
Tarrytown, NY