Tue, 20 October 2015
AJSM November 2015 Podcast: Ruptured Tendons in Anabolic-Androgenic Steroid Users: A Cross-Sectional Cohort Study
Accumulating case reports have described tendon rupture in men who use anabolic-androgenic steroids (AAS). However, no controlled study has assessed the history of tendon rupture in a large cohort of AAS users and comparison nonusers. AAS abusers, compared with otherwise similar bodybuilders, showed a markedly increased risk of tendon ruptures, particularly upper-body tendon rupture.
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