Length of Stay Following Percutaneous Coronary Intervention

Authoring Organization

Publication Month/Year

April 24, 2018

Last Updated Month/Year

November 28, 2022

Document Type


External Publication Status


Country of Publication


Document Objectives

The current update addresses LOS across the spectrum of clinical presentations including ACS. Recommendations in this document replace those of the 2009 Consensus Statement and are patient‐centered, evidence‐based wherever possible, and focused on ensuring the best outcomes by establishing the critical milestones on the path to discharge.

Inclusion Criteria

Female, Male, Adolescent, Adult, Child, Older adult

Health Care Settings

Ambulatory, Hospital, Operating and recovery room, Outpatient

Intended Users

Nurse, nurse practitioner, physician, physician assistant


Rehabilitation, Management

Diseases/Conditions (MeSH)

D062645 - Percutaneous Coronary Intervention, D017023 - Coronary Angiography


outpatient, same-day discharge, percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)

Source Citation

Seto, AH, Shroff, A, Abu‐Fadel, M, et al.  Length of stay following percutaneous coronary intervention: An expert consensus document update from the society for cardiovascular angiography and interventions. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv.  2018; 00: 1– 15. https://doi.org/10.1002/ccd.27637