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Sports Medicine

, Volume 48, Issue 8, pp 1987–1988 | Cite as

The “Pectoral-Gap Phenomenon”: A Hypothesis on Origin and Mechanism

  • Sebastian Schnaubelt
  • Georgios Neophytou
  • Bernhard Richter
  • Hans Domanovits
  • Alexander Niessner
  • Patrick Sulzgruber
Letter to the Editor

Notes

Compliance with Ethical Standards

Funding

No sources of funding were used to assist in the preparation of this letter.

Conflict of interest

Sebastian Schnaubelt, Georgios Neophytou, Bernhard Richter, Hans Domanovits, Alexander Niessner, and Patrick Sulzgruber declare that they have no conflicts of interest relevant to the content of this letter.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Emergency MedicineMedical University of ViennaViennaAustria
  2. 2.Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal MedicineMedical University of ViennaViennaAustria
  3. 3.Department of OrthopedicsSozialmedizinisches Zentrum OstViennaAustria
  4. 4.Ludwig-Boltzmann-Cluster for Cardiovascular ResearchViennaAustria

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