Central nervous system stimulants and sport practice.

  title={Central nervous system stimulants and sport practice.},
  author={Lidia Avois and Neil Robinson and Christophe M. Saudan and Norbert Baume and P. Mangin and Martial Saugy},
  journal={British journal of sports medicine},
  volume={40 Suppl 1},
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Central nervous system (CNS) stimulants may be used to reduce tiredness and increase alertness, competitiveness, and aggression. They are more likely to be used in competition but may be used during training to increase the intensity of the training session. There are several potential dangers involving their misuse in contact… CONTINUE READING