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Case Report
The following case represents an example of how a universal transradial guide catheter strategy can provide significant benefits and efficiencies for the patient, operator, and hospital.
Background Transradial access has been clearly associated with improved outcomes; specifically, reduced bleeding and reduced mortality, in the setting of ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI).1-4  As a result, many labs have moved to a default transradial approach.…