Cardiac Catheterization Through the Radial ArteryDurham, Katherine A. BSN, RNAJN, American Journal of Nursing: January 2012 - Volume 112 - Issue 1 - p 49–56 doi: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000410370.81555.54 Feature Articles Abstract In Brief Author Information Abstract An often safer alternative to a traditional procedure. In Brief This article describes the components of a successful transradial catheterization program. Author Information Katherine A. Durham is an RN at the Jesse Brown Veterans Administration (VA) Medical Center Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory in Chicago. Contact author: firstname.lastname@example.org. The author has disclosed no potential conflicts of interest, financial or otherwise. She expresses thanks to the cardiac catheterization staff at Jesse Brown VA Medical Center for creating a successful transradial catheterization program. © 2012 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.