ESC guidelines recommend radial approach for percutaneous coronary interventions in ACS

For the first time, ESC guidelines published today give the highest degree of recommendation for the radial approach over the femoral one for coronary angiography and percutaneous coronary intervention in patients with acute coronary syndromes (ACS). The ACS without persistent ST-segment elevation guidelines, drafted by an international multidisciplinary Task Force, are published online in European Heart Journal and on the ESC website. —> Read More