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Title Drugs in sport : a health professionals handbook / Sports Medicine Australia
Published Belconnen, A.C.T. : Sports Medicine Australia, 2000


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 MELB  362.29088796 Sma/Dis  AVAILABLE
Description 64 pages ; 30 cm
regular print
Contents 1. Introduction -- 2. Prohibited substances -- 3. Prohibited classes of substances: stimulants -- 4. Central nervous system stimulants -- 5. Sympathomimetic agents -- 6. Cocaine -- 7. Prohibited cases of substances: narcotics -- 8. Prohibited cases of substances: anabolic agents -- 9. Prohibited cases of substances: diuretics -- 10. Prohibited cases of substances: peptide hormones, mimetics and analogues -- 11. Prohibited methods -- 12. Classes of drugs subject to certain restrictions --13. Permitted drugs -- 14. Therapeutic use of a prohibited substance -- 15. Supplements and other ergogenic aids permitted in sport -- 16. Drug testing -- 17. Ethical dilemmas -- 18. The battle against drugs -- 19. Agencies and their role in doping control -- 20. Recommended reading
Summary " easy to read reference book for health professionals. It (Drugs in sport) covers all aspects of drug use in sport, including prohibited substances and methods, permitted drugs, therapeutic use of prohibited substances, permitted supplements and ergogenic aids, drug testing and ethical issues.'
Analysis Doping
Notes Based on the original text by Dr.Peter Bruckner, September 1995, updated by Dr.Elizabeth Clisby, February 2000
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 63-64
Audience Secondary and tertiary students and teachers
Subject Doping in sports -- Handbooks
Doping in sports -- Australia -- Prevention -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Athletes -- Drug use.
Doping in sports -- Australia -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Sports medicine -- Australia -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Doping in Sports.
Genre/Form Handbook.
Handbooks and manuals.
Author Br├╝ckner, Peter.
Clisby, Elizabeth.
Australian Sports Drug Agency.
Sports Medicine Australia.
ISBN 1875334084 25 cm