Medical Research

March 1, 2000

Matters of the Heart: A Comprehensive Look at Commotio Cordis, and What is Being Done to Prevent It

by Paul Ohanian, Lacrosse Magazine Online Staff In March 2000, Louis Acompora was a goalie on the Northport (N.Y.) High School freshman lacrosse team. He likely […]
February 1, 2001

Planning for Scholastic Cardiac Emergencies: The Ripley Project

James M. Kyle, M.D., F.A.C.S.M. Chief of Rural Emergency Medicine, Marshall University School of Medicine, Huntington; Director, Emergency Department, Jackson General Hospital, Ripley; Team Physician and […]
March 1, 2006

Getting to the heart of athletes’ silent killer: Medicine tries to get a grasp on athletes’ heart problems

PATRICIA ANSTETT ( DETROIT FREE PRESS February 28, 2006 Are athletes engaged in intense training or competitive sports at risk of suddenly dropping dead from heart […]
May 3, 2006

Outside the Coaching Manual: Knowing CPR, AED use can save young lives

Wednesday, May 03, 2006 By Mary Niederberger, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Tony Tye, Post-GazetteSam Nicholson, 12, right, and his friend TommyWahl, 13, left, were playing basketball March 17in […]
June 1, 2006

“The Shocking Truth”

The June 2006 newsletter from the AED Institute of America, Inc. provides community awareness of Automated External Defibrillators. Read about the latest issues regarding AEDs and […]