Thus, more research is needed into puncture sites
as an alternative to the fingertip that are associated with less pain, which could favour greater use of SMBG.
To estimate the technical feasibility of fiducial marker implantation, we recorded the number of puncture sites
required to place the fiducial markers, the number of fiducial marker per patient, and the time for fiducial marker implantation.
A false or pseudo aneurysm is a rare complication of femoral artery puncture and presents as a pulsatile mass at the puncture site
up to two weeks after arteriography as a result of communication between the lumen of the artery and a cavity within an organised haematoma (Chapman & Nakielny, 2007).
In the literature we analyzed, PLPH management is generally aimed at limiting cerebral vasodilatation, reconstituting the lost CSF and sealing the puncture site
The aim of the study was to investigate the effect of the early ambulation on patients' back pain, puncture site
pain, vascular complications (bleeding or hematoma formation), urinary discomfort, general well-being perception and satisfaction level.
After obtaining the desired amount of blood, withdraw the needle and apply pressure to the puncture site
with the 4x4 gauge.
Thus, they are often viewed as being in a greater risk of developing vascular complications such as haematoma, pseudoaneurysm, and bleeding at the puncture site
(Dumont et al.
Interventional radiology has been described as pin-hole surgery, as it goes through such a tiny puncture site
into the patient, he added.
I checked the puncture site
but I saw no evidence of bleeding.
He reported hemostasis at 50 minutes per puncture site
, a significant increase from his baseline of five to 10 minutes per site.
To obtain the first drop of blood after device penetration, the clinician applied pressure above the puncture site
for three to five seconds; pressure was then released.
Whether it is used for first-time or repeat procedures, StarClose is designed to enable safe, effective and consistently secure closure of the femoral artery puncture site
," said Tony Chou, M.