Acute Aerobic Exercise Effects on Event-Related Brain Potentials

Charles H. Hillman, Matthew Pontifex, Jason R. Themanson

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationExercise and Cognitive Function
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
Number of pages18
ISBN (Print)9780470516607
StatePublished - May 5 2009


  • Acute aerobic exercise effects on event-related brain potentials
  • Central executive - responsible for cognitive system adaptability
  • Cognitive control processes
  • Cognitive processing speed - increasing in task conditions and requiring increased executive control
  • Contingent negative variation (CNV)
  • Error-related negativity [ERN]
  • Event-related brain potentials (ERPs)
  • Executive control - providing guiding framework
  • Neuroimaging data - providing sound rationale for examination through neural network understanding

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuroscience(all)

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