Radial Edge

How to TRY TRI

How to TRY TRI with Confidence
Procedure step
Expected concern
Sheath insertion
Catheter insertion

Angiography and

HAND BOOK: TRY TRI with Confidence

Feature Topic Radial Edge How to TRY TRI Guidelines state radial artery as first choice section

2018 ESC/EACTS Guidelines
“Radial access is recommended as the standard approach, unless there are overriding procedural consideration”
Class I
Evidence Level A
Neumann FJ, Sousa-Uva M, Ahlsson A, et al. Eur Heart J. 2019;40(2):87-165.

2021 ACC/AHA/AATS/STS/SCAI Guideline for Coronary Artery Revascularization
“Radial artery access is recommended in patients undergoing percutaneous intervention who have acute coronary syndromes or stable ischemic heart disease, to reduce bleeding and vascular complications compared with a femoral approach. Patients with acute coronary syndromes also benefit from a reduction in mortality rate with this approach.”
Class I
Evidence Level A
2021 ACC/AHA/SCAI Coronary Revascularization Guideline Executive Summary