Sudden cardiac death in sport

The true incidence of sudden cardiac death in sports people is widely debated. The reported incidence of SCD varies and it is challenging to compare different studies reporting on this topic. The incidence differ from 1 in 9 000 to 1 in 300 000 athletes found in populations like high school-, college- and young adult athletes.

Date
: 27 November 2013
Author
: Straus, O Dr
Year
: 2013
Volume
: Vol 1
Publication
: The Medalist (University of Pretoria - HPC)
Media Type
: Article
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