Commentary: Ending the ban on recreational substance use in sport: and then what?

Dunn, Matthew 2013, Commentary: Ending the ban on recreational substance use in sport: and then what?, Performance enhancement & health, vol. 2, no. 2, pp. 64-65, doi: 10.1016/j.peh.2013.08.006.

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Title Commentary: Ending the ban on recreational substance use in sport: and then what?
Author(s) Dunn, MatthewORCID iD for Dunn, Matthew
Journal name Performance enhancement & health
Volume number 2
Issue number 2
Start page 64
End page 65
Total pages 2
Publisher Elsevier BV
Place of publication Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Publication date 2013-06
ISSN 2211-2669
Keyword(s) recreational substance use
WADA prohibited list
Summary  As London 2012 starts to become a distant memory, and Sochi 2014 becomes a near reality, it is timely that Waddington, Christiansen, Gleaves, Hoberman, and Moller (2013) and Henne, Koh, and McDermott (2013) have brought to the fore the inconsistencies within the World Anti-Doping Agency's (WADA's) policies regarding drug use in sport. These inconsistencies are not new; Smith and Stewart (2008) highlighted the inconsistencies and ambiguities of WADA policy, but nothing has changed in this time. Why a substance is placed on the banned list is an important discussion that should be occurring; however, this discussion should not be occurring in the isolation of the sporting world.
Language eng
DOI 10.1016/j.peh.2013.08.006
Field of Research 111799 Public Health and Health Services not elsewhere classified
Socio Economic Objective 920414 Substance Abuse
HERDC Research category C4 Letter or note
Copyright notice ©2013, Elsevier
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