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Cardiac MRI effective in identifying inflammation of heart muscle in athletes – Mirage News

A cardiac MRI is effective in identifying inflammation of the heart muscle in athletes and can help determine when those who have recovered from COVID-19…

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A cardiac MRI is effective in identifying inflammation of the heart muscle in athletes and can help determine when those who have recovered from COVID-19 can safely return to play in competitive sports, according to a new study by researchers at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. The research is published online in JAMA Cardiology.
Ohio State researchers examined 26 COVID-19 positive male and female athletes who play college sports for signs of myocarditis, a rare disease that can…

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