17 fantastic articles from leading experts comprise BJSM’s Advances in Sports Cardiology supplement. From:
…Hot debates in US vs European approaches…
Ventricular arrhythmias, stress, and adaptations associated with endurance sports athletes …
To… Peripheral vascular structure and function in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy…
This supplement is packed with variety and quality.
What’s more — all articles are open access (thanks to Aspetar Hospital, Doha, Qatar).
and they are available online now.
Check it out here, or via the links below.
Impact of ethnicity upon cardiovascular adaptation in competitive athletes: relevance to preparticipation screening. Michael Papadakis, Mathew G Wilson, Saqib Ghani, Gaelle Kervio, Francois Carre, Sanjay Sharma. Br J Sports Med 2012;46 i22-i28 Open Access
The endurance athletes heart: acute stress and chronic adaptation. Keith George, Greg P Whyte, Danny J Green, David Oxborough, Rob E Shave, David Gaze, John Somauroo Br J Sports Med 2012;46 i29-i36 Open Access
Significance of deep T-wave inversions in asymptomatic athletes with normal cardiovascular examinations: practical solutions for managing the diagnostic conundrum. M G Wilson, S Sharma, F Carre, P Charron, P Richard, R O’Hanlon, S KPrasad, H Heidbuchel, J Brugada, O Salah, M Sheppard, K P George, G Whyte, B Hamilton, H Chalabi. Br J Sports Med 2012;46 i51-i58 Open Access
Advising a cardiac disease gene positive yet phenotype negative or borderline abnormal athlete: Is sporting disqualification really necessary? Pascale Richard, Isabelle Denjoy, Veronique Fressart, Mathew G. Wilson, Francois Carre, Philippe Charron Br J Sports Med 2012;46 i59-i68 Open Access
Imaging focal and interstitial fibrosis with cardiovascular magnetic resonance in athletes with left ventricular hypertrophy: implications for sporting participation. Deirdre F Waterhouse, Tevfik F Ismail, Sanjay K Prasad, Mathew G Wilson, Rory O’Hanlon. Br J Sports Med 2012;46 i69-i77 Open Access
Performance enhancing drug abuse and cardiovascular risk in athletes: implications for the clinician. Peter J Angell, Neil Chester, Nick Sculthorpe, Greg Whyte, Keith George, John Somauroo. Br J Sports Med 2012;46 i78-i84 Open Access
Emergency cardiac care in the athletic setting: from schools to the Olympics. Brett Toresdahl, Ron Courson, Mats Borjesson, Sanjay Sharma, Jonathan Drezner. Br J Sports Med 2012;46 i85-i89 Open Access
Do big athletes have big hearts? Impact of extreme anthropometry upon cardiac hypertrophy in professional male athletes. Nathan R Riding, Othman Salah, Sanjay Sharma, Francois Carre, Rory O’Hanlon, Keith P George, Bruce Hamilton, Hakim Chalabi, Gregory P Whyte, Mathew G Wilson. Br J Sports Med 2012;46 i90-i97 Open Access
Peripheral vascular structure and function in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Nicola Jayne Rowley, Daniel J Green, Keith George, Dick H J Thijssen, David Oxborough, Sanjay Sharma, John D Somauroo, Julia Jones, Nabeel Sheikh, Greg Whyte Br J Sports Med 2012;46 i98-i103 Open Access