Corpus ID: 77951798

Hidden patterns behind doping use among Norwegians 18-19 years old

  title={Hidden patterns behind doping use among Norwegians 18-19 years old},
  author={J. O. Tangen and B. Barland},
There is a growing public concern about the increasing use of performance enhancing drugs (doping) in sport, exercise and fitness activities. Research has been carried out to answer the question “Why do exercising young people use performance enhancing drugs?” The explanations of most quantitative researches are based on bivariate statistical analysis. But there are reasons to believe that one factor or motive is not suffice to explain such a complex and stigmatized behaviour. More probably… Expand


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