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Effects of time of posttest after two durations of exercise on speed and accuracy of addition and subtraction by fit and less-fit women.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1484765     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
18 adult female volunteers, ages 27 to 49 years, were divided into two groups based on their cardiorespiratory fitness to investigate speed and accuracy of addition and subtraction immediately, 5 min., and 15 min. postexercise. A 2 (fitness level) x 3 (exercise duration) x 3 (postexercise performance trials) repeated-measures analysis of variance indicated that, for the fit group, speed of problem solving was significantly faster after both 20-min. and 40-min. exercise sessions across all performance trials; for the less-fit group, speed of addition/subtraction was significantly faster only after the 20-min. exercise session across performance trials. No significant postexercise difference in accuracy was found for either fit or less-fit groups.
Authors:
B Heckler; R Croce
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Comparative Study; Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Perceptual and motor skills     Volume:  75     ISSN:  0031-5125     ISO Abbreviation:  Percept Mot Skills     Publication Date:  1992 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1993-02-17     Completed Date:  1993-02-17     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0401131     Medline TA:  Percept Mot Skills     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1059-65     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Physical Education Department, University of New Hampshire, Durham 03824.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Cognition*
Exercise*
Fatigue / psychology
Female
Humans
Middle Aged
Physical Fitness / physiology*
Time Factors

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