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Risk Identification in Arrhythmic Athletes with Fatal or Resuscitated Cardiac Arrest

  • F. Furlanello
  • A. Bertoldi
  • C. Furlanello
  • G. Galanti
  • P. Manetti
  • F. Fernando
  • F. Terrasi
  • M. Dallago
  • L. Gramegna
  • M. Barbareschi
  • A. Biffi
  • G. Vergara
  • G. Inama
  • G. Butera
  • C. Esposito
  • M. Marangoni
  • G. Thiene
  • R. Cappato
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Abstract

Although rare and uncommon, sudden cardiac death (SCD) in young competitive athletes is a devastating event [1–18]. The identification of potential mechanisms precipitating SCD may help to prevent future events in athletes with similar conditions [1, 3, 13, 16].

Keywords

Elite Athlete Mitral Valve Prolapse Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation Competitive Athlete Risk Identification 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • F. Furlanello
    • 1
  • A. Bertoldi
    • 2
  • C. Furlanello
    • 3
  • G. Galanti
    • 10
  • P. Manetti
    • 10
  • F. Fernando
    • 4
  • F. Terrasi
    • 5
  • M. Dallago
    • 2
  • L. Gramegna
    • 2
  • M. Barbareschi
    • 9
  • A. Biffi
    • 6
  • G. Vergara
    • 7
  • G. Inama
    • 8
  • G. Butera
    • 1
  • C. Esposito
    • 1
  • M. Marangoni
    • 12
  • G. Thiene
    • 11
  • R. Cappato
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Clinical Arrhythmia and ElectrophysiologyPoliclinico San DonatoMilan
  2. 2.Department of CardiologyS.Chiara HospitalTrento
  3. 3.ITC / IrstTrento
  4. 4.Sport Medicine CentreS.Andrea HospitalRome
  5. 5.Villa Bianca HospitalTrento
  6. 6.Sports Science Institute, Italian National Olympic CommitteeRome
  7. 7.Division of Cardiology-Ospedale S.Maria del CarmineRovereto
  8. 8.Department of CardiologyMaggiore HospitalCrema
  9. 9.Department of PathologyS.Chiara HospitalTrento
  10. 10.Sport Medicine Centre UniversityFlorence
  11. 11.Institute of PathologyUniversity of Padua Medical SchoolPadua
  12. 12.University of VeronaItaly

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