The Preparticipation Evaluation: Evaluating Cardiac Concerns
1. Interpret affirmative findings in the preparticipation history and physical.
2. Develop and apply screening strategies for athletes at risk for cardiac conditions as determined by the PPE or physical exam.
3. Describe the benefits and limitations of ECG, cardiac imaging and functional testing for suspected cardiac conditions in athletes.
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John P. DiFiori, MD, Professor, Departments of Family Medicine and Orthopaedics; Chief, Division of Sports Medicine and Non-Operative Orthopaedics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Team Physician, UCLA Department of Intercollegiate Athletics, President, American Medical Society of Sports Medicine, Los Angeles, California
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