TABLE 3:

Results during and after procedure

ResultValue
Duration of procedure
 Totals (min)6–62 (24.7)
  1 or 2 vessels6–32 (17.4)
  >3 vessels15–62 (31.9)
No. of catheters used1–2 (1.05)
Duration of groin compression (min)3–7 (3.7)
Time to ambulation after the procedure (hr)2–3 (2.04)
Complications
 No. of hematomas0 of 115
 No. of neurologic complications0 of 115
 No. of other complications1 of 115*
  • Note.—Data in parentheses are the means.

  • * This occurred 6 hours after the procedure.