Premier League doctors to assess Muamba treatment
Premier League club doctors will discuss Fabrice Muamba’s
treatment and decide if heart screenings for soccer players need to
be improved or done more often.
Muamba collapsed during Bolton’s FA Cup match at Tottenham last
month after cardiac arrest. Doctors still haven’t discovered if he
had a heart defect.
Doctors from the top-tier clubs will examine Muamba’s medical
records May 10 and assess his treatment from the moment he
Manchester City head of sports medicine Dr. Philip Batty told
The Associated Press it will be a ”full debrief.”
The English Football Association’s medical committee also will
discuss Muamba’s condition at a meeting May 3.