Drug and alcohol use by Canadian university athletes: a national survey.

@article{Spence1996DrugAA,
  title={Drug and alcohol use by Canadian university athletes: a national survey.},
  author={John C. H. Spence and Lise M. Gauvin},
  journal={Journal of drug education},
  year={1996},
  volume={26 3},
  pages={
          275-87
        }
}
To gauge the extent of drug and alcohol use in Canadian university athletes, we estimated the proportion of Canadian university athletes using social and/or ergogenic drugs through survey methods. A secondary purpose was to examine athletes' perceptions of the value of drug testing and drug education programs. Using a stratified random sampling procedure, 754 student athletes were surveyed in eight different sports from eight universities across Canada. Results showed that 17.7 percent of… CONTINUE READING
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