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Choking

Known as: choke, choked 
Interference with respiration by compression or obstruction of the larynx or trachea.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Black hole (BH) accretion flows and jets are qualitatively affected by the presence of ordered magnetic fields. We study fully… 
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Poor performance in pressure-filled situations, or "choking under pressure," has largely been explained by two different classes… 
Review
2007
Review
2007
Studies examining the influence of an individual’s focus of attention on motor performance and learning are reviewed. Those… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
  • R. Gray
  • Journal of experimental psychology. Applied
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 46552535
A simulated baseball batting task was used to compare the relative effects of attending to extraneous information (tone frequency… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
In 3 experiments, the authors examined mathematical problem solving performance under pressure. In Experiment 1, pressure harmed… 
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Experiments 1-2 examined generic knowledge and episodic memories of putting in novice and expert golfers. Impoverished episodic… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
When pressure to perform is increased, individuals commonly perform worse than if there were no pressure ("choking under pressure… 
Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
  • R. Baumeister
  • Journal of personality and social psychology
  • 1984
  • Corpus ID: 43839986
Choking under pressure is defined as performance decrements under circumstances that increase the importance of good or improved…