Role of genetic testing for sudden death predisposing heart conditions in athletes


Journal Article (Chapter)

Sudden death in a young competitive athlete occurs with a prevalence of approximately 1 per 100,000 athletes per year [2, 3]. Despite its rarity, the sudden death of an athlete is devastating to both the family and community. © 2011 Springer Science+Business Media, LLC.

Full Text

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Landstrom, AP; Tester, DJ; Ackerman, MJ

Published Date

  • December 1, 2011

Start / End Page

  • 85 - 100

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/978-0-387-92775-6_5

Citation Source

  • Scopus