Biopsychological, affective and cognitive responses to acute physical activity.

  title={Biopsychological, affective and cognitive responses to acute physical activity.},
  author={P Oweis and Wendy Spinks},
  journal={The Journal of sports medicine and physical fitness},
  volume={41 4},
BACKGROUND To investigate, based on biopsychological arousal theory, the influence of physical activity intensity on biopsychological, affective and cognitive function. METHODS DESIGN Repeated measures experiment involving one control and three treatment conditions. SETTING Controlled laboratory environment. PARTICIPANTS Twenty-one (of 27 volunteers) non-contraindicated females (55-65 years) recruited from general community and university populations completed the study… CONTINUE READING