AIS new guide bans meds from other sources

The guidelines, announced this week, follows debate about the role of sports scientists in the administration of supplements and other substances in the wake of the Australian Crime Commission report on sports doping released earlier this year.

The report led to further investigations of professional sports clubs in Australia and allegations that sports scientists had routinely injected athletes with a range of substances, often without informing club or team doctors.

Australian Football League (AFL) Medical Officers Association executive officer and GP Dr Hugh Seward earlier this year called for central