Allen-Test

  • A test that can be used to check blood flow to the hand via the radial artery and the ulnar artery.
  • Used for:
  1. Functional diagnostics of the PAD
  2. Preliminary checking of the collateral supply prior to a puncture of the radial artery
  3. Prior to using the radial artery as a coronary artery bypass

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.