Doping doctors judged for prescribing practices

The comments from chair of the association’s Council of General Practice Dr Brian Morton follow the release yesterday of the ACC’s Organised Crime and Drugs in Sport report, the result of a year-long investigation.

 The 47-page report identified medical practitioners as a key conduit through which athletes obtained performance and image enhancing drugs, including testosterone and human growth hormone (HGH).

“Some medical practitioners who advocate the benefits of peptides and hormones