Behavioural Manifestations of Anabolic Steroid Use

  title={Behavioural Manifestations of Anabolic Steroid Use},
  author={A. Trenton and G. Currier},
  journal={CNS Drugs},
  • A. Trenton, G. Currier
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • CNS Drugs
  • The use of anabolic androgenic steroids (AAS) for gains in strength and muscle mass is relatively common among certain subpopulations, including athletes, bodybuilders, adolescents and young adults.Adverse physical effects associated with steroid abuse are well documented, but more recently, increased attention has been given to the adverse psychiatric effects of these compounds. Steroids may be used in oral, 17α-alkylated, or intramuscular, 17β-esterified, preparations. Commonly, steroid users… CONTINUE READING
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