5th Annual Duke Sports Cardiology & Sudden Death in Athletes Symposium

April 21, 2018

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Target Audience

cardiologists, primary care physicians, athletic trainers, sports medicine physicians, advanced practice providers

Learning Objectives

Review updates in the assessment of athletes for sports participation

Review case presentations of athletes with CV disease

Review the latest epidemiology of SCD in athletes

Review the CV diseases associated with SCD in both younger and older athletes

Review evidence and consensus based recommendations on screening athletes

Review the unique characteristics of an athlete’s heart and CV tests (imaging, EKG, genetic, and exercise) in athletes

Review the key elements of defining an exercise program

Review and discuss the data on heat illness in marathons and the physiology and treatment

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 7.00 Attendance
Registration Opens: 
Registration Expires: 
Activity Starts: 
04/21/2018 - 7:00am EDT
Activity Ends: 
04/21/2018 - 3:45pm EDT

Available Credit

  • 7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 7.00 Attendance
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