oa South African Medical Journal - Acute pulmonary oedema in two athletes during a 90-km running race
|Article Title||Acute pulmonary oedema in two athletes during a 90-km running race|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 *Department of Medicine, University of Natal, Durban **Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Natal, Durban ***MRC Ischaemic Heart Disease Research Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town ****Kalafong Hospital and Department of Medicine, University of Pretoria|
|Publication Date||Aug 1979|
|Pages||261 - 265|
|Keyword(s)||Acute pulmonary oedema, Cardiology, Long distance running, Pulmonology and Sport medicine|
Two highly trained Black athletes developed haemoptysis during the 90-km Comrades Marathon in 1978 and completed the race with clinical signs of left ventricular failure.
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