Mental Fatigue

Known as: Fatigue, Mental, Mental Fatigue [Disease/Finding] 
A condition of low alertness or cognitive impairment, usually associated with prolonged mental activities or stress.
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Mental fatigue is a psychobiological state caused by prolonged periods of demanding cognitive activity. Although the impact of… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
The neural mechanisms underlying feelings of fatigue are poorly understood. The primary purpose of the study was to use… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
In this study we examined whether the effects of mental fatigue on behaviour are due to reduced action monitoring as indexed by… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The effects of mental fatigue on attention were assessed. Subjects performed a visual attention task for 3 h without rest… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Neurocognitive mechanisms underlying the effects of mental fatigue are poorly understood. Here, we examined whether error-related… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE The study examined the multivariate relationship between mental fatigue and different work-related (work load, work… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
We tested whether behavioural manifestations of mental fatigue may be linked to compromised executive control, which refers to… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE To characterize fatigue in Parkinson's disease (PD). BACKGROUND Fatigue is a recognized problem in PD. Fatigue can be… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The effects of mental fatigue on planning and preparation for future actions were examined, using a task switching paradigm… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
A self-rating scale was developed to measure the severity of fatigue. Two-hundred and seventy-four new registrations on a general… (More)
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