An examination of epinephrine and athletic performance
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An examination of epinephrine and athletic performance psychophysiological, cognitive, and behavioral indices of arousal

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Written in English


  • Arousal (Physiology),
  • Adrenaline -- Physiological effect,
  • Stress (Physiology),
  • Shooters (of arms)

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Statementby Michael Owen Wilkinson
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 119 leaves
Number of Pages119
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14056638M

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