Interassociation Task Force Punts Decision on Universal ECG Screenings for Athletes.

Abstract

In 2009, Dominic Murray, a seemingly healthy 17-year-old student basketball player at Farmingdale State College in New York, died of sudden cardiac death (SCD) during a pickup game. Although Murray had a physical and electrocardiogram (ECG) and had been cleared to play basketball, an autopsy revealed he died of undiagnosed hypertrophic cardiomyopathy(http… (More)
DOI: 10.1001/jama.2016.6092

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