Commotio cordis

Commotio cordis (CC), sudden death as a result of a blunt, often innocent-appearing chest wall blow, is being reported with increasing frequency Source: Medscape Pediatrics

 

 

 

 

 

Jared La Corte MD  Pediatric Cardiology
Medical School : Albany Medical College
Fellow-Pediatric Cardiology : Children's Hospital of New York-Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center