Recommendations and Considerations Related to Preparticipation Screening for Cardiovascular Abnormalities in Competitive Athletes: 2007 Update: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association Council on Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Metabolism: Endorsed by the American College of Cardiology Foundation

Circulation. 2007 Mar 27;115(12):1643-455. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.107.181423. Epub 2007 Mar 12.

Publication types

  • Practice Guideline

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic / diagnosis
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic / diagnostic imaging
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic / epidemiology
  • Cardiovascular Diseases / diagnosis*
  • Cardiovascular Diseases / diagnostic imaging
  • Cardiovascular Diseases / epidemiology
  • Cardiovascular Diseases / prevention & control
  • Child
  • Death, Sudden, Cardiac / epidemiology
  • Death, Sudden, Cardiac / prevention & control
  • Echocardiography / economics
  • Echocardiography / statistics & numerical data
  • Electrocardiography / economics
  • Electrocardiography / statistics & numerical data
  • Europe
  • Female
  • Guideline Adherence / legislation & jurisprudence
  • Heart Defects, Congenital / diagnosis*
  • Heart Defects, Congenital / diagnostic imaging
  • Heart Defects, Congenital / epidemiology
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Mass Screening* / economics
  • Mass Screening* / ethics
  • Mass Screening* / legislation & jurisprudence
  • Mass Screening* / standards
  • Physical Exertion
  • Prevalence
  • Sports
  • Sports Medicine* / ethics
  • Sports Medicine* / legislation & jurisprudence
  • Sports Medicine* / standards
  • United States / epidemiology
  • Volunteers