Hot Tips – How to Wrap Segmental Pressure Cuffs

Some vascular sonographers and medical technologists don’t realize the importance of placing and fitting segmental pressure cuffs before performing a routine segmental pressure (ABI) exam or pulse volume recording (PVR) studies. This short step-by-step demonstration shows you how to get optimal results.

Performed at Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute by textbook author and nationally-recognized vascular consultant Rob Daigle, BA, RVT, FSVU

For more educational information like this, check out our upcoming Introduction to Peripheral Vascular Duplex/Color Flow Imaging seminars at Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute.

Word of the Day – Radial Artery Access

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Radial Artery Access

Radial artery access is using the radial artery in the wrist as the entry point for the catheter in an angioplasty or stent procedure. Also called transradial access, the transradial approach, or transradial angioplasty.

To learn more about Radial artery access , and how to identify it during your evaluations, check out upcoming that will provide hours of .