The relation of aerobic fitness to stroop task performance in preadolescent children.

@article{Buck2008TheRO,
  title={The relation of aerobic fitness to stroop task performance in preadolescent children.},
  author={Sarah M. Buck and Charles H. Hillman and Darla M Castelli},
  journal={Medicine and science in sports and exercise},
  year={2008},
  volume={40 1},
  pages={166-72}
}
PURPOSE We investigated the relation between aerobic fitness and interference control--one component of executive control--in 74 children between 7 and 12 yr of age. METHOD Participants completed a paper-and-pencil version of the Stroop color-word task and the FITNESSGRAM, a valid and reliable test measuring different components of physical fitness (i.e., aerobic, muscle, and body composition). During each condition of the Stroop task (word, color, color-word), participants were instructed to… CONTINUE READING

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