Hormones and the Science of Athletic Performance, An Issue of Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics


  • Primus-E. Mullis, MD

This issue focuses on what the endocrinologist needs to know about sports and doping, and provides the most up-to-date information.  Topics covered include growth hormone, insulin-like growth factor, anabolics, urine testing, Beta-2 agonists, stimulants, glucocortiocoids, dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA), erythropoietin (EPO) analogues and blood doping, muscle growth factors, and training issues.
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Book information

  • Published: February 2010
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4377-1816-4