The Seattle Criteria increase the specificity of preparticipation ECG screening among elite athletes
Maria Brosnan, Andre La Gerche, Jon Kalman, Wilson Lo, Kieran Fallon, Andrew MacIsaac, David Prior
British Journal of Sports Medicine | BMJ PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2014
The authors would like to thank staff and athletes from the various sporting organisations including, but not limited to, the Australian Football League (AFL), Australian Institute of Sport (AIS), South Australian Institute of Sport (SASI), Northern Territory Institute of Sport (NTIS) and Australian Rugby Union (ARU) for their participation in this study. Special thanks to Don Mooney for assistance with the collection of echocardiographic data. MB and ALG are supported by post-graduate and post-doctoral scholarships from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) of Australia.