What’s Inside The Haywire Heart

The Haywire Heart by Lennard Zinn, Dr. John Mandrola, and Chris CaseList of Illustrations

Preface

Introduction

1 How the Heart Works | Case Study: Gene Kay, cross-country skier | Premature ventricular complexes

2 The Athlete’s Heart | Case Study: Jenni Lutze, triathlete | Premature ventricular complexes

3 Heart Attacks, Arrhythmias, and Endurance Athletes | Case Study: Micah True, ultrarunner | Undiagnosed

4 The Evidence | Case Study: Mike Endicott, cyclist and cross-country skier | Ventricular Tachycardia

5 What to Look for in Yourself | Case Study: Genevieve Halvorsen, cyclist | Atrial Fibrillation

6 Getting the News | Case Study: Mark Taylor, cyclist and mountaineer | Undiagnosed

7 Addiction to Exertion | Case Study: Dave Scott, triathlete | Atrial Flutter, Atrial Fibrillation

8 Treatment Options for Athlete Arrhythmia | Case Study: Paul Ernst, cross-country skier | Heart failure due to dilated cardiomyopathy

9 The Takeaway | Case Study: Jason Agosta, runner | Highly symptomatic paroxysmal atrial fibrillation

Epilogue

Acknowledgments

Notes

Glossary

Index

About the Authors

The Haywire Heart: How too much exercise can kill you, and what you can do to protect  your heart
Chris Case, Dr. John Mandrola, and Lennard Zinn
Hardcover with jacket. Color interior with illustrations.
6″ x 9″, 320 pp., $24.95, 9781937715670

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