Performance profiling: a role for sport science in the fight against doping?

@article{Schumacher2009PerformancePA,
  title={Performance profiling: a role for sport science in the fight against doping?},
  author={Yorck Olaf Schumacher and Torben Pottgiesser},
  journal={International journal of sports physiology and performance},
  year={2009},
  volume={4 1},
  pages={129-33}
}
In recent years, antidoping strategies underwent a significant development, from purely biochemical analyses and the detection of substances in urine samples to a biological approach, using blood samples, longitudinal monitoring, and probabilistic techniques. Nowadays, the appropriate timing of testing and the targeting of the athletes to be tested with antidoping tests is a major issue. A new strategy to improve the targeting of suspicious athletes might be the longitudinal monitoring of… CONTINUE READING