Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Findings in Competitive Athletes Recovering From COVID-19 Infection

JAMA Cardiol. 2021 Jan 1;6(1):116-118. doi: 10.1001/jamacardio.2020.4916.


This study investigates the use of cardiac magnetic resonance imaging in competitive athletes who recovered from coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-10) to detect myocardial inflammation that would identify high-risk athletes for return to competitive play.

Publication types

  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • COVID-19*
  • Cardiovascular System / diagnostic imaging*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging*
  • Male
  • Return to Sport*
  • Sports*
  • Young Adult