A trial-by-trial analysis reveals more intense physical activity is associated with better cognitive control performance in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder.

@article{Hartanto2016ATA,
  title={A trial-by-trial analysis reveals more intense physical activity is associated with better cognitive control performance in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder.},
  author={Tadeus A Hartanto and Cynthia Krafft and Ana-Maria Iosif and Julie B. Schweitzer},
  journal={Child neuropsychology : a journal on normal and abnormal development in childhood and adolescence},
  year={2016},
  volume={22 5},
  pages={618-26}
}
Hyperactivity is a key symptom and the most observable manifestation of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). The over-activity associated with ADHD can cause specific challenges in academic settings, extracurricular activities and social relationships. Cognitive control challenges are also well established in ADHD. The current study included 44… CONTINUE READING