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The unwell sports person

Wed, 27 Jun 2018

Engineers' House , Clifton , BS8 3NB

Coffee from: 9:00am

Start by 9:30am and close by 4:15pm


We are very grateful to Ed Duncan who is organising the content of this day. It is planned that the programme will include: Introduction to sports cardiology with an overview of cardiac adaptation to exercise. ECG interpretation in normal vs athlete. How to assess the athlete with:chest pain; palpitations; syncope; breathlessness; AF. Veterans vs young athletes. Exercise prescription in: heart failure; coronary artery disease.

Topics & Educators to include

ECGs and the Athlete.
Dan Augustine, Consultant Cardiologist. , RUH Bath

‘Hey Doc, I want to run a marathon’ - who can participate?
Graham Stuart, Consultant Cardiologist, UHB

Exercise prescription in cardiac disease
Caroline Evans, Senior Cardiac Physiotherapist. , BRI

Sports medicine in the GP surgery. What you need to know
Stuart Miller, Senior Sports Physician, English Institute of Sport

AF and the Athlete - the rise of the Mamil
Edward Duncan, Consultant Cardiologist and Cardiac Electrophysiologist, The Bristol Heart Institute, UHB

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PROGRAMME - The unwell sports person

PROGRAMME - The unwell sports person
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