Navigation Links
Spurt in hospital admissions following football shoot-outs

England's loss to Argentina in a World Cup match in 1998 ending with a penalty shootout increased heart attack rates by 27 per cent. The fact that extreme stress and emotion// can cause a heart attack in vulnerable people is known to almost everyone.However, research carried out at the the time of a key football match between England and Argentina during the 1998 World Cup has provided further evidence that hospital admissions for heart attack, stroke, self-harm and road traffic injuries increased during the days following the match.

The match ended with a penalty shoot out - a tense situation where in each team takes a shot at the goal and the one who misses first loses the game. England lost the game - and the researchers recorded a 27 per cent rise in heart attack admissions on that day and the following three days. Examinations of the admisssions around the same date in the previous and following years showed no excess hospital admissions for any other cause.

The viewers however, only have a choice of finding some positive ways of dealing with the stress, considering that the football authorities are not likely to change the rules of the game!


'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Centre Concerned over Spurt in Polio Cases
2. Spurt in Malaria, Dengue Cases in Rajasthan
3. Early Life Growth Spurts Protect Against “Bad” Cholesterl
4. Greater volume hospitals better for stroke
5. Machines take over the battle against hospital bugs
6. New way to control hospital infection
7. Indian hospitals require International Accreditation
8. Improved parent-physician communication to prevent hospitalizations for childhood asthma
9. German hospital established in Kashmir for earthquake relief
10. Unsafe Injections and Unclean Hand hygiene major cause of hospital infections in India
11. Religious Leaders condemn determination of sex in hospitals
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:3/28/2017)... ... March 28, 2017 , ... For many women, getting birth control isn’t as easy as it ... either don’t have access to a health care facility or a pharmacy within 60 minutes ... the United States or for many who are faced with health or personal issues that ...
(Date:3/28/2017)... SEATTLE, Washington and CARTERSVILLE, Georgia (PRWEB) , ... ... ... adding another senior analyst to its award-winning team. Ruel Williamson brings his extensive ... Advisors, which has been a leader in the real estate valuation industry for ...
(Date:3/28/2017)... ... March 28, 2017 , ... Revolution for Truth has ... to protect parental rights and civil liberties, and to restore transparency within government ... demonstration coincides with a press conference taking place Friday morning calling on President ...
(Date:3/28/2017)... ... , ... Dr. Isabella Wentz, PharmD, FASCP, one of the leading thyroid experts ... Secret. Dr. Wentz talked about journey and research recently on a blog and discussed ... the only solution to deal with thyroid disease. , Dr. Wentz completed her ...
(Date:3/28/2017)... ... March 28, 2017 , ... Medforce Technologies, Inc., a leading ... it has joined the National Association for Home Care and Hospice (NAHC), the ... and dying Americans of all ages and the caregiver who provide them with ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:3/28/2017)... Summary GBI ... a Key Component of Multichannel Marketing" provides a ... in the digital age. While the pharmaceutical ... advancements, it has been much slower to adopt ... traditional channels and methods. However, the decreasing effectiveness ...
(Date:3/28/2017)... 2017  Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: OREX ... fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2016. ... progress for Orexigen, beginning with the re-acquisition of the ... March, the team at Orexigen demonstrated remarkable focus, executing ... and strengthened our Company while rewarding us full control ...
(Date:3/28/2017)... and TORONTO , March 28, 2017 ... leading full service medical device development firm, announced today ... Toronto -based medical device industrial design ... serve medtech companies throughout North America ... experienced medical device talent spanning the design, engineering, regulatory, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: