Pre-participation physical evaluations for athletes.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

The pre-participation physical evaluation helps keep athletes safe. This article discusses the essential components of the PPE history and physical. Findings that should prompt further evaluation of the athlete, including those consistent with risk for sudden cardiac death, are discussed.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Zychowicz, ME

Published Date

  • November 2012

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 37 / 11

Start / End Page

  • 41 - 45

PubMed ID

  • 23076235

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1538-8662

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0361-1817

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/01.npr.0000421431.70048.87


  • eng