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Aspirin to Reduce Risk for Sudden Cardiac Death in Athletes with Elevated C-Reactive Protein Levels

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Acute cardiac events in recreational athletes during endurance sports (cycling, marathons and triathlons) have increased in frequency since 2000 worldwide (United States, Europe, South Africa and Japan), mainly in middle-aged men with subclinical coronary atherosclerosis

  • Kim JH
  • Malhotra R
  • Chiampas G
  • et al.
Race-Associated Cardiac Arrest Event Registry (RACER) Study Group. Cardiac arrest during long-distance running races.