Sudden cardiac death in marathons: a systematic review

  title={Sudden cardiac death in marathons: a systematic review},
  author={Oliver Waite and A. Smith and Luke Madge and H. Spring and N. Noret},
  journal={The Physician and Sportsmedicine},
  pages={79 - 84}
  • Oliver Waite, A. Smith, +2 authors N. Noret
  • Published 2016
  • Medicine
  • The Physician and Sportsmedicine
  • Abstract The aim of this systematic review is to summarise the results of cohort studies that examined the incidence of SCD in marathons and to assess the quality of the methods used. A search of the PROSPERO international database revealed no prospective or published systematic reviews investigating SCD in marathons. The review was conducted using studies that reported and characterised the incidence of SCD in people participating in marathons. Studies were identified via electronic database… CONTINUE READING
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