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Chih-Yen Chang and Tsung-Min Hung

. Titles and abstracts were published in English; the studies were published between 1984 and April 2019; the electronic databases used included ISI Web of Science, PubMed, and Scopus; and keywords and search terms included sport, attention/golf/shooting, and electroencephalographic (EEG)/cortical activity

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Gorden Sudeck, Stephanie Jeckel and Tanja Schubert

The positive effects of physical activity (PA) on health and well-being are well documented. According to the Global Physical Activity Recommendations ( World Health Organization, 2010 ), health benefits can be achieved through structured physical exercise and PA that occurs in daily routines, both

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Amy A. Eyler, Aaron Hipp, Cheryl Ann Valko, Ramya Ramadas and Marissa Zwald

Decades of research show the health benefits of physical activity (PA), 1 yet over half of American adults are not physically active enough to achieve these benefits, and rates have shown little improvement over the past decade. 2 Almost 24% of adults report no leisure-time PA at all. 3 In

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Matthew Pearce, Tom R.P. Bishop, Stephen Sharp, Kate Westgate, Michelle Venables, Nicholas J. Wareham and Søren Brage

.g., physical activity, energy intake, body fat percentage, etc.) in order to achieve compatibility when methods vary between studies or study phases ( Granda & Blasczyk, 2011 ). The process does not strictly require that precisely the same original collection and processing methods are employed in each study ( Fortier

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Rebekka Pomiersky, Bastian Abel, Christian Werner, André Lacroix, Klaus Pfeiffer, Martina Schäufele and Klaus Hauer

Positive effects of physical activity (PA) on health outcomes, such as the prevention of stroke, cardiovascular diseases, osteoporosis, and depression, are well documented for the older population ( Chodzko-Zajko et al., 2009 ). Sedentary, multimorbid persons with dementia (PwD) represent a high

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Heather Hayes Betz, Joey C. Eisenmann, Kelly R. Laurson, Katrina D. DuBose, Mathew J. Reeves, Joseph J. Carlson and Karin A. Pfeiffer

, 26 ) and between body mass index (BMI) and blood pressure ( 2 , 28 , 49 ). Physical activity, a cornerstone in the prevention and treatment of obesity and cardiovascular disease, has been shown to be inversely related to fatness in both children and adults ( 16 ), but the relationship between

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Komeil Dashti Rostami, Aynollah Naderi and Abbey Thomas

Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury occurs frequently during athletic activity, precipitating numerous immediate and long-term consequences such as pain, disability, and ultimately joint degeneration. 1 In many individuals with ACL injury, altered movement patterns have been demonstrated

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Marianne Jover, Mathilde Cellier and Celine Scola

vocalizing, as well as imitation and general motor activity ( Trevarthen, 1986 ). However, the contribution of motor behavior to early communication and its development has seldom been studied. According to Thelen ( 1981 ), very early on, the repetitive nature of infants’ rhythmic movements lends them a

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Nicolas Aguilar-Farias, Wendy J. Brown, Tina L. Skinner and G.M.E.E. (Geeske) Peeters

Most subjective and objective methods for measuring physical activity depend to some extent on the use of metabolic equivalent (MET) values. These MET values are used to account for the intensity of different activities when estimating total energy expenditure (EE) during a period, or to classify

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Anass Arrogi, Astrid Schotte, An Bogaerts, Filip Boen and Jan Seghers

, organizational, and environmental). 1 There is accumulating evidence supporting the effectiveness of workplace physical activity (PA) interventions. 1 – 4 At the intrapersonal level, worksite individualized counseling has been found to be efficacious. 5 More specifically, individualized PA counseling