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Death On The Basketball Court

Jun 19, 2014

Death On The Basketball Court

Courtesy of The New Yorker - Around midnight on New Year’s Eve, 2002, Kayla Burt, a sophomore guard on the University of Washington’s women’s basketball team, had just finished watching movies with friends and was getting ready for bed.

SafeBeat Screening Tour

Jan 13, 2010

SafeBeat Screening Tour

This video features a child-friendly demonstration of an electrocardiogram, (ECG/EKG) screening. This video is a great introduction to someone who has never taken this test, or wants to learn more about electrocardiogram-based heart screenings.

New Push to Screen Young Athletes

Oct 16, 2009

New Push to Screen Young Athletes

It comes after the death of a De La Salle High School student who dropped suddenly on the basketball court. One effort is being led the by the father of another teenage athlete, who died last year in Los Gatos.

Screening Athletes for Heart Problems

Aug 26, 2008

Screening Athletes for Heart Problems

Doctor Barry Ramo reveals how certain test can save lives.

Know the Benefits of an EKG

Jul 24, 2008

Know the Benefits of an EKG

Student-athlete commercials from 2008 NCAA National Student-Athlete Development Conference in Orlando, Florida

Voices on Sudden Cardiac Arrest

Feb 28, 2008

Voices on Sudden Cardiac Arrest

View a roundtable discussion on how Sudden Cardiac Arrest affects children and young athletes. Features a young woman living with Long-QT Syndrome, a mother who has lost a child due to Sudden Cardiac Arrest, a pediatric cardiologist, a coach and athletic director, and State Representative discussing their experiences and viewpoints.