Detecting Underlying Cardiovascular Disease in Young Competitive Athletes (medicalresearch.com)

MedicalResearch.com Interview with: Dr. James McKinney MD MSc FRCP(C) Division of Cardiology University of British Columbia MedicalResearch.com: What is the background for this study? What are the main findings? Response: Sudden cardiac death (SCD) is the leading medical cause of death in young athletes. Sporting activity may predispose athletes with underlying cardiovascular conditions to develop [...]

By |October 6th, 2016|News|0 Comments

SCBC Article Published in Canadian Journal of Cardiology!

The SportsCardiologyBC team, led by Dr. James McKinney, have published an article in the esteemed Canadian Journal of Cardiology. The article reports on the research findings of young athlete screening conducted across the province of British Columbia. For those who have access to this journal following this link: http://www.onlinecjc.ca/article/S0828-282X(16)30170-2/fulltext    When published in print, we will provide [...]

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BCMJ May 2016 Issue – Sports Cardiology BC Part 2!

Check out BCMJ's Sports Cardiology themed May issue with a guest editorial from Dr. Saul Isserow and Dr. Brett Heilbron. http://www.bcmj.org/issue/may-2016 

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Sports Cardiology Themed Issue BCMJ – Part 2 Publication

Part 2 of the Sports Cardiology themed BCMJ issue will be published. Guest editors are SportsCardiologyBC Medical Directors Dr. Saul Isserow and Dr. Brett Heilbron. Look on our website for PDFs!

By |May 2nd, 2016|0 Comments

Sports Cardiology Themed Issue BCMJ – Part 1 Publication

Part 1 of the Sports Cardiology themed BCMJ issue will be published. Guest editors are SportsCardiologyBC Medical Directors Dr. Saul Isserow and Dr. Brett Heilbron. Look on our website for PDFs!

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BCMJ Sports Cardiology Themed Issue Part 1!

Check out BCMJ's Sports Cardiology themed April issue with a guest editorial from Dr. Saul Isserow and Dr. Brett Heilbron from SportsCardiologyBC: http://www.bcmj.org/issue/april-2016 

By |March 31st, 2016|News|0 Comments

BCMJ to Publish 2-part Sports Cardiology Themed Issue!

After months of collaborative work between the excellent editorial team at the British Columbia Medical Journal and SportsCardiologyBC, dates have been set for the publication of a two-part Sports Cardiology themed issue. It will be guest edited by SportsCardiologyBC Medical Directors Dr. Saul Isserow and Dr. Brett Heilbron. The issue will focus on the rapidly [...]

By |March 23rd, 2016|News|0 Comments