Worried about heart defects, some NCAA schools take action
from The Wall Street Journal
Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, the most common cause of sudden cardiac death in young American athletes, is usually detectable via a routine EKG, or electrocardiogram. And while most colleges don't subject athletes to EKGs, growing numbers of them do, including LSU, Notre Dame and Washington.
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