Cardiac evaluation for sport

Authors

  • Sílvia Álvares Paediatric Cardiology Service of Centro Hospitalar do Porto

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.25753/BirthGrowthMJ.v23.i4.8781

Keywords:

Sport, cardiac assessment, childhood, sudden death, ECG

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Published

2016-03-08

How to Cite

Álvares, S. (2016). Cardiac evaluation for sport. NASCER E CRESCER - BIRTH AND GROWTH MEDICAL JOURNAL, 23(4), 181–184. https://doi.org/10.25753/BirthGrowthMJ.v23.i4.8781

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