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Information Only: Sudden Cardiac Death in Athletes
Dr. Matthew Dzurik discusses the epidemiology, etiologies, ion channelopathies, and recommendations for pre-participation screening of sudden cardiac death.

Learner Objectives:

  • Review the epidemiology of sudden death 
  • Discuss the most common etiologies of sudden death 
  • Discuss the ion channelopathies (e.g. LQT) related to sudden death 
  • Review the most recent recommendations for pre-participation screening 
Audience: Healthcare Professionals
Release Date: Tuesday, May 24, 2011
Retire Date: Saturday, May 24, 2014
Course Materials:
Faculty:
Dr. Matthew Dzuirk
Cardiologist
Cook Children's Medical Center


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