Ventricular arrhythmias associated with long-term endurance sports: what is the evidence?
Hein Heidbuchel, David L Prior, Andre La Gerche
British Journal of Sports Medicine | BMJ PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2012
HH is holder of the AstraZeneca Chair in Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of Leuven. HH received research funding through the University of Leuven from Siemens Medical Solutions. HH is Coordinating Clinical Investigator for the Biotronik-sponsored EuroEco study on health-economics of remote device monitoring. HH is a member of the scientific advisory board of Biosense Webster, St Jude Medical, Siemens Medical Solutions, Boehringer-Ingelheim, Bayer and Sanofi-Aventis, and receives unconditional research grants through the University of Leuven from St Jude Medical, Medtronic, Biotronik and Boston Scientific Inc. DP is member of scientific advisory boards for Actelion and Servier. ALG receives a post-doctoral research scholarship from the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council.