Table 4

 Overall most often mentioned skills and competencies

Skill or competencyNumber of responses
An understanding of the haematological and biochemical changes in exercise9
Investigations in the tired athlete6
Management of iron related problems6
Assessment of iron stores6
Understand test results in endurance exercise5
Management of common clinical abnormalities4
Investigations in the athlete with amenorrhoea3
Understand haematological and biochemical changes related to doping agents3