Sudden Cardiac Death of the Young
Screening for sudden cardiac death before participation in high school and collegiate sports [PDF 115.19 KB]
American College of Preventive Medicine Position Statement on Preventive Practice, Jul 2013
Sudden cardiac death of the young: surveillance and prevention project, Michigan Department of Community Health
Screening NCAA athletes for sudden cardiac death risk? Science Daily, Apr 19
Too young to die - An update on the impact of sudden cardiac death of the young in Michigan 1999 - 2011 [PDF 827.69 KB]
CDC blog post: Can sudden cardiac death of the young be prevented?
Did you know? 101 genes have been reported with risk of sudden cardiac death including 5 genomewide association studies. The most common reported genes are SCN5, KCNH2 and KCNQ1.