Baduanjin Mind-Body Intervention Improves the Executive Control Function

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Chen, Tingting; Yue, Guang H.; Tian, Yingxue; Jiang, Changhao;
(2017)
  • Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
  • Journal: Frontiers in Psychology,volume 7 (issn: 1664-1078, eissn: 1664-1078)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC5233682, doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2016.02015
  • Subject: mood state | Baduanjin exercise | left prefrontal cortex | near-infrared spectroscopy | flanker task | Psychology | Original Research | executive function
    mesheuropmc: behavioral disciplines and activities

This study aims at comparing the effects of the Baduanjin mind-body (BMB) intervention with a conventional relaxation training program on enhancing the executive function. The study also attempts to explore the neural substrates underlying the cognitive effect of BMB in... View more
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