International Perspectives in Sports Cardiology
Sudden cardiac death (SCD) in young athletes is the leading cause of death during exercise. This activity was created to address the concern of how a primary care provider can implement the optimal way to screen athletes for potential diseases that may cause sudden cardiac death, through the use of athlete-specific ECG interpretation criteria.
- Family Medicine providers
- Sports Medicine providers
- Detail the controversy regarding ECG screening in athletes
- Discuss international perspectives on how to prevent sudden cardiac death in young athletes
- Understand and implement athlete-specific criteria for ECG interpretation
- Reflect on personal strengths and weaknesses in screening athletes
Physicians (MDs and DOs) will receive AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
All other attendees will receive attendence credit.
- 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™The University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville - Greenville Health System (USCSOMG-GHS) designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville - Greenville Health System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
- 1.50 Attendance