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A Call to Arms: Radial Artery Access for Percutaneous Coronary InterventionA Call to Arms

Michael P. Savage, MD; David L. Fischman, MD; and Nicholas J. Ruggiero, MD
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This article was published online first at www.annals.org on 10 November 2015.

From Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Disclosures: Authors have disclosed no conflicts of interest. Forms can be viewed at www.acponline.org/authors/icmje/ConflictOfInterestForms.do?msNum=M15-2444.

Requests for Single Reprints: Michael P. Savage, MD, Jefferson Angioplasty Center, 111 South 11th Street, Gibbon Building, Suite 6210, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 19107; e-mail, Michael.savage@jefferson.edu.

Current Author Addresses: Drs. Savage, Fischman, and Ruggiero: Jefferson Angioplasty Center, 111 South 11th Street, Gibbon Building, Suite 6210, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 19107.

Ann Intern Med. 2015;163(12):956-957. doi:10.7326/M15-2444
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In this issue, Andò and Capodanno report a meta-analysis of randomized trials comparing radial and femoral artery access in patients with acute coronary syndromes (ACS). The editorialists comment on the evidence on vascular access during invasive interventions for ACS.

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