Cardiac Imaging and Stress Testing Asymptomatic Athletes to Identify Those at Risk of Sudden Cardiac Death
Andre La Gerche, Aaron L Baggish, Juhani Knuuti, David L Prior, Sanjay Sharma, Hein Heidbuchel, Paul D Thompson
JACC Cardiovascular Imaging | ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC | Published : 2013
From the *St Vincent's Department of Medicine, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia; dagger Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, University Hospital Leuven, Leuven, Belgium; double dagger Division of Cardiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts; Turku PET Centre, University of Turku and Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland; parallel to Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, St George's, University of London, London, United Kingdom; and the Division of Cardiology, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, Connecticut. Dr. Heidbuchel has received speakers' fees from Boehringer-Ingelheim, Daiichi Sankyo, Bayer, Pfizer, Sanofi-Aventis, Medtronic, Biotronik, and Merck; unconditional research grants from Medtronic, Biotronik, Boston Scientific, St. Jude Medical, and AstraZeneca; and collaborative research support from Siemens. Dr. Thompson owns stock in General Electric. All other authors have reported that they have no relationships relevant to the contents of this paper to disclose.