The role of testosterone in aggressive and non-aggressive risk-taking in adolescent boys.

@article{Vermeersch2008TheRO,
  title={The role of testosterone in aggressive and non-aggressive risk-taking in adolescent boys.},
  author={Hans Vermeersch and Guy T'sjoen and J. M. Kaufman and John Vincke},
  journal={Hormones and behavior},
  year={2008},
  volume={53 3},
  pages={463-71}
}
While there exists increasing evidence of a relationship between testosterone (T) and risk-taking (RT), many issues remain unsolved. This paper tries to address two main-questions: (i) does T influence aggressive risk-taking (ART) and/or non-aggressive risk-taking (NART) behavior and (ii) is this relationship stable throughout age and pubertal development and how is the relationship affected by affiliations with peers that are highly involved in RT, referred to as differential association (DA… CONTINUE READING

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