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All the studies attempted to control the influence of extraneous variables such as catheter size, amount of heparin used during procedure, haemostasis method, bed rest duration with femoral sheath in situ, history of back pain, and positioning of patients during bed rest.
In addition, with the feasibility of outpatient percutaneous coronary intervention procedures being evaluated (5), accurate femoral sheath placement becomes more important to facilitate early discharge, as it facilitates the use of these devices.