Letter by Hobai regarding article, "Long-term anabolic-androgenic steroid use is associated with left ventricular dysfunction".

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BACKGROUND Although illicit anabolic-androgenic steroid (AAS) use is widespread, the cardiac effects of long-term AAS use remain inadequately characterized. We compared cardiac parameters in weightlifters reporting long-term AAS use to those in otherwise similar weightlifters without prior AAS exposure. METHODS AND RESULTS We performed 2D tissue-Doppler… (More)
DOI: 10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.110.958744

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@article{Hobai2010LetterBH, title={Letter by Hobai regarding article, "Long-term anabolic-androgenic steroid use is associated with left ventricular dysfunction".}, author={Ion A. Hobai}, journal={Circulation. Heart failure}, year={2010}, volume={3 6}, pages={e30; author reply e31} }