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Exercise recommendations and risk factors for sudden cardiac death.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15331291     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This article reviews the risk factors that are associated with exercise that can lead to sudden cardiac death and what can be done to identify those who are at risk. Additionally, exercise recommendations to reduce the chance of sudden cardiac death and comments about restrictions and quality of life issues are addressed.
Authors:
Joseph R Cava; Michael J Danduran; Raymond T Fedderly; Pamela L Sayger
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pediatric clinics of North America     Volume:  51     ISSN:  0031-3955     ISO Abbreviation:  Pediatr. Clin. North Am.     Publication Date:  2004 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2004-08-27     Completed Date:  2004-10-19     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0401126     Medline TA:  Pediatr Clin North Am     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1401-20     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA. jrc@mcw.edu
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Arrhythmias, Cardiac / complications
Child
Coronary Vessel Anomalies / complications
Death, Sudden, Cardiac / epidemiology*,  prevention & control
Exercise* / physiology
Exercise Test / contraindications
Heart Defects, Congenital / complications
Humans
Hypertension / classification
Medical History Taking
Obesity / prevention & control
Physical Examination
Risk Factors
Sports* / physiology

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