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.