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Michael Gay and Semyon Slobounov

attention. All of these findings build a body of literature on concussion that supports the idea that certain motor control strategies in the assessment of gait are controlled/impaired at the brain level. Further, it is inferred that the presence and persistence of these and other altered movement

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Alexander T. Latinjak

sports . Revista Iberoamericana de Psicología del Ejercicio y el Deporte, 7 ( 1 ), 71 – 87 . Levinson D.B. , Smallwood J. , & Davidson R.J. ( 2012 ). The persistence of thought: Evidence for a role of working memory in the maintenance of task-unrelated thinking . Psychological Science

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Marcelo Eduardo de Souza Nunes, Umberto Cesar Correa, Marina Gusman Thomazi Xavier de Souza, Luciano Basso, Daniel Boari Coelho and Suely Santos

). Participants did not receive KP for any of the retention and transfer tests. Both retention and transfer tests were applied to separate the transitory effects of performance from those of learning. Although the retention test allowed to verify the persistence of improvement in the performance, the transfer

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Rossana C. Nogueira, Benjamin K. Weeks and Belinda Beck

not known whether those benefits are sustained after the intervention is withdrawn. Persistence of effect is of considerable public health relevance. The CAPO kids trial was a 9-month, in-school intervention for apparently healthy prepubertal and peripubertal children ( 30 , 32 ). Participants were

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Carina Bauer, Christine Graf, Anna M. Platschek, Heiko K. Strüder and Nina Ferrari

lifestyle during pregnancy promotes the healthy development of the mother and the growing child. 8 – 11 Exercise particularly prevents excessive weight gain and its postnatal persistence, improves insulin sensitivity, and lowers the risk of gestational diabetes. 12 – 18 Also, it strengthens the muscles

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Danilo Bondi, Sergio Di Sano, Vittore Verratti, Giampiero Neri, Tiziana Aureli and Tiziana Pietrangelo

. Together, these results suggest to promote the early and continue monitoring of coordinative performances as promoter of physical activity and sport engagement, and their persistence during the developmental stage. In wider studies, anthropometric parameters should be taken into account as mediators in

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Emily Kroshus

contact, something that has reduced the size of discrepancies in other domains ( Borsari & Carey, 2001 ). Although teams have the benefit of very frequent contact, they are also nested within a sport culture that may shape discourse and patterns of behavior that contribute to the persistence of inaccurate

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Lachlan E. Garrick, Bryce C. Alexander, Anthony G. Schache, Marcus G. Pandy, Kay M. Crossley and Natalie J. Collins

Dynamic single-leg control of the lower limb during running and related sports, such as football and field hockey, may contribute to the development and persistence of lower limb pain and injury. 1 One of the most prominent features of poor single-leg control is dynamic (or apparent) knee valgus

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Niall O’Regan and Seamus Kelly

outcomes such as enjoyment, self esteem and persistence ( Smoll, Smith, Barnett, & Everett, 1993 ). Second, to facilitate participants’, and their players’, self-awareness learning and development, coaches are educated on the importance of reflection ( Schön, 1987 ) and how it is utilised ( Cassidy et

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Ina M. Tarkka, Pekka Hautasaari, Heidi Pesonen, Eini Niskanen, Mirva Rottensteiner, Jaakko Kaprio, Andrej M. Savić and Urho M. Kujala

factors in health-related behaviors: studies on Finnish twins and twin families . Twin Res . 2002 ; 5 ( 5 ): 366 – 371 . PubMed ID: 12537860 doi:10.1375/136905202320906101 10.1375/136905202320906101 12537860 18. Rottensteiner M , Pietilainen KH , Kaprio J , Kujala UM . Persistence or change