Sport Sciences for Health

, Volume 15, Issue 1, pp 255–257 | Cite as

Doping in sports: findings of the analytical test and its interpretation by the public

  • Aldo Alvarez-RiscoEmail author
  • Shyla Del-Aguila-Arcentales
  • Jaime Delgado-Zegarra
  • Jaime A. Yáñez
  • Santiago Diaz-Risco
Short Communication


The analytical tests need following norms but in anti-doping tests, it is not enough to report the outcomes but it is necessary that the athletes and non-athletes understand the meaning of an adverse analytical result and its origin.


Doping Adverse analytical finding WADA Analytical test 


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Conflict of interest

The authors declare they have no conflict of interest.

Ethical approval

This article does not contain any studies with human participants performed by any of the authors.

Informed consent

There was no need to obtain individual consent for inclusion in the present study since there was no exposure to any form of experimentation nor disclosure of personal identifiers or information.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Facultad de Ciencias Administrativas y Recursos Humanos, Instituto de InvestigaciónUniversidad de San Martin de PorresLimaPeru
  2. 2.Facultad de Farmacia y BioquímicaUniversidad Nacional de la Amazonía PeruanaIquitosPeru
  3. 3.Facultad de Ciencias Administrativas y Recursos Humanos, Instituto de ConsumoUniversidad de San Martin de PorresLimaPeru
  4. 4.Departamento de Investigación, Desarrollo e InnovaciónIndetec Corp SACLimaPeru
  5. 5.YARI International Group, LLCNew BrunswickUSA
  6. 6.Centro de Fertilidad CajamarcaCajamarcaPeru

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