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  1. Effects of a multidimensional anabolic steroid prevention intervention : The adolescents training and learning to avoid steroids (ATLAS) program.

    Article - En anglais


    - To test a team-based, educational intervention designed to reduce adolescent athletes'intent to use anabolic androgenic steroids (AAS).


    Randomized prospective trial.


    - Thirty-one high school football teams in the Portland, Ore, area.


    - Seven hundred two adolescent football players at experimental schools ; 804 players at control schools.


    - Seven weekly, 50-minute class sessions were delivered by coaches and student team leaders, addressing AAS effects, sports nutrition and strength-training alternatives to AAS use, drug refusal role play, and anti-AAS media messages.

    Seven weight-room sessions were taught by research staff.

    Parents received written information and were invited to a discussion session.

    Main Outcome Measures

    - Questionnaires before and after intervention and at 9-or 12-month follow-up, assessing AAS use risk factors, knowledge and attitudes concerning AAS, sports nutrition and exercise knowledge and behaviors, and intentions to use AAS.



    Mots-clés Pascal : Anabolisant, Hormone androgène, Adolescent, Homme, Etude comparative, Facteur risque, Sportif, Dépistage, Recrutement, Education, Conduite à tenir, Prévention, Athlétisme, Trouble métabolisme, ATLAS

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Anabolic agent, Androgen hormone, Adolescent, Human, Comparative study, Risk factor, Athlete, Medical screening, Recruitment, Education, Clinical management, Prevention, Athletics, Metabolic disorder

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 97-0056027

    Code Inist : 002B02O. Création : 21/05/1997.