Article 5 Medical examination - Medical

UEFA Medical Regulations

Content Type
Technical Regulations
Category
Specific Regulations
Subject
Medical
Language
English
Enforcement Date
1 July 2024
5.01

A general physical examination must be conducted annually and must cover all medically relevant organ and function systems as set out in Annex A.2.1.

5.02

Neurological baseline screening of brain functions must be conducted annually in accordance with the requirements set out in Annex A.2.2.

5.03

Special cardiological examinations must be conducted as set out in Annex A.2.3 and in Annex A.2.4.

5.04

A symptom-limited exercise ECG is strongly recommended as part of the pre-competition medical examination of all players over the age of 35. Any findings indicative of cardiac disease, especially coronary artery disease, should be followed up by the player's medical team.