[Myocardial infarction caused by exertion].

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Myocardial infarction is the main cause of sudden death during physical exercise, particularly in subjects over 40 and may even occur in high-performance young athletes. Sports and physical activity have a beneficial effect in preventing cardiovascular diseases, but certain rules of prudence must be followed to avoid the risk of a severe coronary event… (More)

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@article{Bernard1997MyocardialIC, title={[Myocardial infarction caused by exertion].}, author={F. Bernard and S. Weber}, journal={Annales de medecine interne}, year={1997}, volume={148 1}, pages={19-24} }