Covid-19 study suggests to screen recovering athletes for heart inflammation before they return to play

The heart shown with the body's nervous system. Some college athletes who had even a mild or asymptomatic case of Covid-19 had signs of heart problems even after they recovered, a new small study finds.

(CNN)As athletes recover from Covid-19, taking images of their hearts to screen for inflammation may help doctors determine when it could be safe to get back in the game, new research suggests.