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Correlations between exercise and anger in college students.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17879665     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
In a sample of 76 students (56 women, 20 men) from an upper division psychology class at this large university, men's and women's scores on the Anger subscale of the Profile of Mood States and self-reported exercise (-.34 and -.39, respectively) were significantly correlated. Men also reported exercising for longer periods, while women reported exercising more intensely. Researchers might well examine behavioral measures of anger and exercise over an extended period of time in an experimental design.
Authors:
Christian R Washburn; Mary E Pritchard; Phares Book; Cindy Clark
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Comparative Study; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Perceptual and motor skills     Volume:  104     ISSN:  0031-5125     ISO Abbreviation:  Percept Mot Skills     Publication Date:  2007 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2007-09-20     Completed Date:  2007-10-10     Revised Date:  2008-11-21    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0401131     Medline TA:  Percept Mot Skills     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1310-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Boise State University, Department of Psychology, Boise, ID 83725-1715, USA. christianwashburn@mail.boisestate.edu
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Age Distribution
Anger*
Exercise / physiology,  psychology*
Female
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Physical Exertion / physiology
Questionnaires
Sex Factors
Students / psychology*
Time Factors
Universities

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