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Drugs in Sport

by D. Mottram

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Published by Taylor & Francis Inc in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24263790M
ISBN 100203783034
OCLC/WorldCa56829317

Book Description. Doping has become one of the most important and high-profile issues in contemporary sport. Shocking cases such as that of Lance Armstrong and the US Postal cycling team have exposed the complicated relationships between athletes, teams, physicians, sports governing bodies, drugs providers, and judicial systems, all locked in a constant struggle for competitive advantage.   Drugs in Sport is the most comprehensive and accurate text on the emotive, complex and critical subject of doping and illegal performance enhancement in sport. Thoroughly updated in light of the latest World Anti-Doping Code and taking into account the latest regulations, methods and landmark cases, this seventh edition explores the science behind drug-use in sport, as well as its ethical Format: Paperback.

The chapter considers why drugs are used by athletes for the purpose of performance enhancement. Drugs are variously classified and described by their: generic name, proprietary name, and mechanism of action. For a drug to exert its effect it must reach its site of : David R. Mottram. The drugs backfired – I gained 36kg in six months Published: 20 Mar Experience: I took hormone-blockers to become an ice-skating champion About 3, results for Drugs in sport.

Subjects: Drugs, use and abuse in sport, doping control, prevalence, drug treatment in sports injuries and WADA regulations. DESCRIPTION: This new edition includes fresh information regarding drugs use and abuse in sport and the updated worldwide anti-doping laws, and changes to the prohibited and therapeutic use exemption lists. The objectives of the book are to review/discuss the latest.   Articles on Drugs in sport Displaying 1 - 20 of 79 articles Steve Smith has borne the brunt of the public and media vitriol over Australian cricket’s ball-tampering scandal.


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Drugs in Sport book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This edition includes fresh information relating to the worldwide anti-dopi /5(6).

Drugs in Sport is the most comprehensive and accurate text on the emotive, complex and critical subject of doping and illegal performance enhancement in sport.

Thoroughly updated in light of the latest World Anti-Doping Code and taking into account the latest regulations, methods and landmark cases, this seventh edition Drugs in Sport book the science behind drug-use in sport, as well as its ethical Cited by: Drugs in Sport is the most comprehensive and accurate text available on the subject.

Now in a fully revised and updated fifth edition, taking into account the latest regulations, methods and landmark cases, the book explores the hard science behind drug use in sport, as well as the ethical, social, political and administrative context.

Drugs in Sport - 3rd Edition is a fully revised and updated version of the most comprehensive and authoritative text available on the subject. Leading figures in the field explore the hard science behind every major class of drug, as well as the social, ethical and organisational dimensions to the issue.

Drugs in Sport is the most comprehensive and accurate text available on the subject. Now in a fully revised and updated fifth edition, taking into account the latest regulations, methods and landmark cases, the book explores the hard science behind drug use in sport, as well as the ethical, social, political and administrative context.5/5(6).

Drugs in Sport is the most comprehensive and accurate text on the emotive, complex and critical subject of doping and illegal performance enhancement in sport. Thoroughly updated in light of the latest World Anti-Doping Code and taking into account the latest regulations, methods and landmark cases, this seventh edition explores the science behind drug-use Drugs in Sport book sport, as well as its ethical /5(2).

Drugs in Sport: Anti-Doping Prohibited List; Print Share. Drugs Banned in Sport. The use of performance-enhancing substances or techniques to augment an athlete's ability to succeed in competitive sports is a pertinent and timely topic for athletes, coaches, and any involved health care provider.

The use of these agents or methods, whether. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Drug Abuse In Sport Books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.

Drugs in sport has now become a major issue surrounding most top sporting events. In order to provide a wide perspective on this subject from both the scientific and social/political viewpoint, this edition has been expanded and extensively revised.

A highly accessible text suitable for students on sports related courses, coaches and trainers and those involved in the management and. The first part of this book provides an historical overview of performance enhancement in sport and a discussion of the biological limitations of human performance.

Cooper discusses the different classes and type of drugs, their performance boosting effects on human physiology and the detection methods used to catch the cheats. Explore our list of Doping in sports Books at Barnes & Noble®.

Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. An introduction to drugs and their use in sport / David R.

Mottram --Drug use and abuse in sport / Michele Verroken --Central nervous system stimulants / Alan J. George --WADA regulations in relation to drugs used in the treatment of respiratory tract disorders / David J. Armstrong and Neil Chester --Androgenic anabolic steroids / Alan J.

Now available in a fully updated and revised sixth edition Drugs in Sport is the most comprehensive and accurate text available on the subject. Taking into account the latest regulations, methods and landmark cases, the book explores the hard science behind drug use in sport as well as the ethical, social, political and administrative context.

This is the first book to offer a complete framework for engaging with drugs in sport as both a management and integrity issue, and is important reading for all advanced students, researchers and practitioners working in sport management, sport business.

Not every athlete who uses performance enhancing drugs does so because of a powerful drive to win or because the drugs are integral to being competitive in their chosen sport. In fact, for many teens and young adults who use performance enhancing drugs, their motivation is concern for their future.

Doping, Performance-Enhancing Drugs, and Hormones in Sport: Mechanisms of Action and Methods of Detection examines the biochemistry and bioanalytical aspects of performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs) and other questionable procedures used by athletes to enhance performance.

The book informs the specialist of emerging knowledge and techniques and. Drugs in Sport is the most comprehensive and accurate text available on the subject. Now in a fully revised and updated fifth edition, taking into account the latest regulations, methods and landmark cases, the book explores the hard science behind drug use in sport, as well as the.

The use of performance-enhancing substances by athletes is not a contemporary epi­ demic. In fact, athletes purportedly resorted to such measures over years ago. Even at the ancient olympic games, athletes employed special diets and concoctions to enhance their performance.

In ancient Rome andBrand: Springer US. Drug Use and Abuse in Sport. Abstract. Performance enhancing and prescription drugs were a growing issue in professional football, as more players in recent years have fallen victim to drug testing; resulting in lengthy suspensions and fines.

This research aimed to show that the culture of using performance enhancing and prescription drugs in Author: Mike Moran. An Introduction to Drugs in Sport provides a detailed and systematic examination of drug use in sport and attempts to explain why athletes have, over the last four decades, increasingly used performance-enhancing drugs.

It offers a critical overview of the major theories of drug use in sport, and provides a detailed analysis of the involvement Brand: Taylor And Francis. Drugs And Sports: The Use Of Drugs In Sports Words | 5 Pages. Drugs in sports, also known as doping, is very common around the world. The usage of drugs in sport goes way back, about all the way back to where the concept of sports was invented, during the ’s.

Drugs in Sport - 3rd Editionis a fully revised and updated version of the most comprehensive and authoritative text available on the subject. Leading figures in the field explore the hard science behind every major class of drug, as well as the social, ethical and organisational dimensions to the issue.

This book is the ideal guide to the Author: David Mottram. The book decomposes processes within the human body, gives examples of disease/treatments from general medical practice and provides extensive information (backed up by links to researches & trials) about how those processes can be tweaked via substances and methods to get performance benefits in sport/5.