The effect of exercise-induced arousal on cognitive task performance: A meta-regression analysis

23 Jun 2010Kate Lambourne, , Phillip Tomporowski

analyses indicated that the overall effect of exercise is positive and small

Meta Analysis
3 effects
2072 subjects

Reported Outcomes

CausesOutcomeCertainty

Moderate Exercise Selfcare risk & protective factor

Intelligence Brain outcome
Minor increase risk of Intelligence
Brain system

Moderate evidence
20.0%

Moderate Exercise Selfcare risk & protective factor

Memory Brain outcome
Minor increase risk of Memory
Brain system

Moderate evidence
20.0%

Intense Exercise Selfcare risk & protective factor

Intelligence Brain outcome
Increased risk of Intelligence
Brain system

High evidence
45.0%