Association of Sexual Intercourse With Sudden Cardiac Death in Young Individuals in the United Kingdom

JAMA Cardiol. 2022 Mar 1;7(3):358-359. doi: 10.1001/jamacardio.2021.5532.


This case series assesses the cardiac conditions associated with sudden deaths during or immediately after sexual intercourse.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Coitus*
  • Death, Sudden, Cardiac* / epidemiology
  • Death, Sudden, Cardiac* / etiology
  • Humans
  • United Kingdom / epidemiology