Prefrontal Cortex Activity Predicts Mental Fatigue

Prefrontal Cortex Activity Predicts Mental Fatigue

Because of the greater mental load and (possibly) greater activation of prefrontal cortex during the 2 hour “Go/NoGo” task, there was greater mental and neuromuscular performance fatigue in young men than in elderly men.

1 Institute of Sport Science and Innovations, Lithuanian Sports University, Kaunas, Lithuania
2 Department of Health, Physical and Social Education, Lithuanian Sports University, Kaunas, Lithuania
3 Department of Applied Biology and Rehabilitation, Lithuanian Sports University, Kaunas, Lithuania