JOSEPH I. MATTHEWS; ROBERT B. GIBBONS
Significant complications after brief arterial punctures for blood sampling are distinctly unusual. This report describes a patient in whom arterial embolization occurred after radial artery punctures for blood gas measurements.
MATTHEWS JI, GIBBONS RB. Embolization Complicating Radial Artery Puncture. Ann Intern Med. 1971;75:87–88. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-75-1-87
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