How Long Does It Take to Recover from A Transradial Heart Catheterization? Center

Transradial Cardiac catheterization is performed using local anesthesia, and may take an hour or more, depending on the procedure performed. The patient usually feels nothing more than a short stinging pain from the initial numbing injection. The patient will be administered painkillers and mild sedation before the procedure. There might be a certain amount of post-procedural soreness that can be resolved with painkillers. Read more: How Long Does It Take to Recover from A Transradial Heart Catheterization? Article

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