"Soccer player's heart": assessment of left ventricular adaptation by cardiac magnetic resonance imaging

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Background Regular physical activity over a long time period leads to a cardiac adaptation described as “athlete’s heart”. The purpose of this study was to determine the effects of intensive daily training in a specific type of sportsprofessional soccer, in regard to morphological and functional left ventricular parameters assessed by cardiac magnetic… (More)

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