'Surge in heart screenings' since Fabrice Muamba incident

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'Surge in heart screenings' since Fabrice Muamba incident

There has been "a surge" in requests for heart screenings from young people following Bolton midfielder Fabrice Muamba's cardiac arrest during an FA Cup tie at Tottenham in March.

The incident has led to a big increase in young people asking for screenings according to cardiologist professor Sanjay Sharma.

BBC Sport's Patrick Gearey reports from a screening session held at Tottenham's White Hart Lane.

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