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Title Enhancing cognitive functioning and brain plasticity / Wojtek Chodzko-Zajko, Arthur F. Kramer, Leonard W. Poon, editors
Published Champaign, IL : Human Kinetics, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 235 pages) : illustrations
Series Aging, exercise, and cognition series ; v. 3
Aging, exercise, and cognition series ; v. 3
Contents Brain imaging probes into the cognitive and physiological effects of aging / Monica Fabiani and Gabriele Gratton -- The effects of the cognitive complexity of occupational conditions and leisure-time activities on the intellectual functioning of older adults / Carmi Schooler -- Enhancing cognitive function in older adults / Michelle L. Meade and Denise C. Park -- A contextual approach to aging and expertise / Daniel G. Morrow -- Exercise effects on learning and neural systems / Brenda J. Anderson [and others] -- Physical activity and neurocognitive function across the life span / Charles H. Hillman, Sarah M. Buck, and Jason R. Themanson -- Effects of acute exercise on event-related brain potentials / Keita Kamijo -- Effects of hormone replacement therapy on the brains of postmenopausal women : a review of human neuroimaging studies / Kirk I. Erickson and Donna L. Korol -- Physical activity programming to promote cognitive function : are we ready for prescription? / Jennifer L. Etnier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-227) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Cognition -- Effect of exercise on.
Exercise -- Psychological aspects.
Cognition in old age.
Aging -- physiology.
Cognition -- physiology.
Brain -- physiology.
Neuronal Plasticity -- physiology.
Form Electronic book
Author Chodzko-Zajko, Wojtek J.
Kramer, Arthur F.
Poon, Leonard W., 1942-
ISBN 9781450487764 (electronic bk.)
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0736085424 (electronic bk.)
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