Sudden Cardiac Death in Competitive Athletes
1. To review the epidemiology of cardiac sudden death in athletes.
2. Understand the cardiac causes of cardiac sudden death in athletes.
3. Identify athletes at increased risk for cardiac sudden death.
4. Understand the limitations in prevention of cardiac sudden death.
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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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