Radial access catheterization offers less-invasive diagnosis, treatment

04/19/2011 | Sioux City Journal (Iowa)

Dr. Edward Zajac, director of Cardiac Catheterization and Interventional Cardiology at St. Luke's Regional Medical Center in Sioux City, Iowa, has been diagnosing and treating arterial disease using radial access catheterization since March. Zajac said the procedure is less painful and has lower risk for complications than femoral catheterization. "The beauty of the radial access is that catastrophic bleeding rate in all major trials is zero, and the complication rate overall is incredibly low," Zajac said.

View Full Article in:

Sioux City Journal (Iowa)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Counsel – Regulatory Affairs
RAI Services Company
Winston Salem, NC
Director of Program Development
Washington DC, DC
Director of System QA
LifeWatch Services, Inc.
Rosemont, IL
Director of Business Development and Membership
Washington DC, DC
Director, Corporate Counsel
Tarrytown, NY