Article Text

Download PDFPDF
Subclinical coronary artery disease in veteran athletes: is a new preparticipation methodology required?
  1. Hélder Dores1,2,3,4,
  2. Pedro de Araújo Gonçalves2,3,4,
  3. José Monge1,
  4. Rogério Costa5,
  5. Luis Tátá5,
  6. Aneil Malhotra6,
  7. Sanjay Sharma6,
  8. Nuno Cardim2,3,4,
  9. Nuno Neuparth3,4
  1. 1 Cardiology, Armed Forces Hospital, Lisbon, Portugal
  2. 2 Cardiology, Luz Hospital, Lisbon, Portugal
  3. 3 NOVA Medical School, Lisbon, Portugal
  4. 4 CEDOC (Chronic Diseases Research Center), Lisbon, Portugal
  5. 5 Radiology, Armed Forces Hospital, Lisbon, Portugal
  6. 6 Cardiology Clinical Academic Group, St George’s, University of London, London, UK
  1. Correspondence to Dr Hélder Dores, Armed Forces Hospital, Lisbon 1649-020, Portugal; heldores{at}hotmail.com

Footnotes

  • Contributors HD: conception, design, analysis, drafting, revising and final approval. PAG: design, analysis, revising and final approval. JM: design and revising. RC: acquisition and analysis. LT: acquisition and analysis. AM: analysis, revising and final approval. SS: analysis, revising and final approval. NC: conception and final approval. NN: conception and final approval.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent Obtained.

  • Ethics approval The study was approved by the ethics committees of NOVA Medical School and Armed Forces Hospital.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Data sharing statement No unpublished data are available from this study.

View Full Text

Statistics from Altmetric.com

Footnotes

  • Contributors HD: conception, design, analysis, drafting, revising and final approval. PAG: design, analysis, revising and final approval. JM: design and revising. RC: acquisition and analysis. LT: acquisition and analysis. AM: analysis, revising and final approval. SS: analysis, revising and final approval. NC: conception and final approval. NN: conception and final approval.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent Obtained.

  • Ethics approval The study was approved by the ethics committees of NOVA Medical School and Armed Forces Hospital.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Data sharing statement No unpublished data are available from this study.

Request Permissions

If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.