Psychological treatment of anabolic-androgenic steroid-dependent individuals.

@article{Corcoran1992PsychologicalTO,
  title={Psychological treatment of anabolic-androgenic steroid-dependent individuals.},
  author={Jeremy P Corcoran and Elson Longo},
  journal={Journal of substance abuse treatment},
  year={1992},
  volume={9 3},
  pages={229-35}
}
Anabolic-androgenic steroids (AAS) are synthetic derivatives of the sex hormone testosterone. Anabolic refers to the "growth-promoting" effect while androgenic refers to the "masculinizing" effect. It is becoming more evident that nonathletes as well as athletes are abusing AAS. Although the abuse of alcohol and other drugs contribute significantly to… CONTINUE READING