Medical Research

April 26, 2012

Study Supports ECG Screening During Pre-Participation Exam to Identify Athletes at Risk of Sudden Cardiac Death

Released: 4/25/2012 3:30 PM EDT Source: American Medical Society for Sports Medicine Newswise — ATLANTA, Ga. – University of Washington researcher Jessie Fudge, MD received the […]
March 26, 2012

Look for Warning Signs of Sudden Death in Kids

By Nancy Walsh, Staff Writer, MedPage Today Published: March 26, 2012 Reviewed by Robert Jasmer, MD; Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco. […]
February 17, 2012

Protecting Children From Sudden Cardiac Arrest in Youth Sports Due To Blunt Force Impact: Understanding Commotio Cordis A blunt force to the chest by a ball, […]
January 24, 2012

Minimize+ Circulation. 2008; 117: 704-709 Published online before print January 14, 2008, doi: 10.1161/​CIRCULATIONAHA.107.188486 AHA Scientific Statement Reducing Barriers for Implementation of Bystander-Initiated Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation […]
December 7, 2011

New Guidelines to Prevent Sudden Death in Sport to be Issued

Tuesday, December 06, 2011 By Michael Popke — AB Managing Editor Members of 65 sports and health organizations met Tuesday in Washington, D.C., at the third […]