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Stars' Rich Peverley undergoing heart tests after collapsing

...criticize those handling his medical needs."It's a symptomatic athlete," said Dr. Barry Maron of the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation. "That's the key. A symptomatic athlete with known heart disease who's out there. That would not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2014-03-11/stars-rich-peverley-underg
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...Impotent heart? Impotence may be an early warning of heart disease, scientists say. Researchers from the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation tested 50 men who had sought prescriptions for Viagra. None of the men had any symptoms of heart disease...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/18/liv_274771.shtml
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...community and raises questions, but a new study finds that such deaths are quite rare. Researchers at the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation calculate that about 1 out of 200,000 high school athletes may die each year of sudden cardiac death...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/11/ent_252980.shtml
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Experts say better screening can limit deaths from enlarged hearts

...organized sports die of sudden death in the United States each year, said Dr. Barry J. Maron of the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation. The institute tracks such deaths in a national registry. An analysis of 387 cases from the registry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/11/07/oth_151470.shtml
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Sudden cardiac arrest cases are stirring up heated debate

...resumed playing softball yet but is expected to in a month or so. Dr. Barry J. Maron, director of the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, estimates that 125 athletes ranging from age 8 to 39 die from sudden cardiac arrest in the U.S. each...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/05/31/oth_525941.shtml
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