Decision Aid Summary
|Title||What are your access site options prior to coronary angiogram? A decision aid for those scheduled for a coronary angiogram.|
|Audience||Patients scheduled for an elective coronary angiogram and a candidate for either femoral artery (leg) and radial artery (wrist) vascular access.|
|Options included||Wrist approach: Radial vascular access.
Leg approach: Femoral vascular access.
|Year of last update or review||2012|
|Format||Web, paper, PDF|
|How to obtain||Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website|
|Where was it email@example.com
McMaster University/Hamilton Health Sciences/PHRI
|Health condition||Coronary Artery Disease|
|Type of decision aid||Screening|
|Based on IPDAS criteria (International Patient Decision Aid Standards) this decision aid (and/or supporting materials) meets:|
|7 out of 7 criteria to be defined as a patient decision aid|
|7 out of 9 criteria to lower the risk of making a biased decision|
|2 out of 4 other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing|
Last modified: 2017-04-06.