Table 2

Prevalence of current ST use by social influence items

Item n (%) Prevalence of
ST use (%)
OR (95% CI)
How many athletes on your team use ST?
 At least half248  (20)334.3  (3.0  to  6.1)
 Less than half972 (80)101.0
In general, how many baseball athletes your age use ST?
 At least half382 (31)294.4 (3.1 to  6.1)
 Less than half836 (69)91.0
Do you think people would like you if you used ST?
 Yes758 (63)192.7 (1.6 to  4.4)
 No175 (15)81.0 (0.5 to  2.1)
 Not sure277 (22)81.0
When people try to get you to use ST, is it hard to say no?
 Yes52 (4)4636.0 (11.8 to 118)
 Sometimes137 (11)3927.3 (10.0 to  80.6)
 No809 (67)125.5 (2.1 to  15.6)
 No one ever tried215 (18)31.0