, Volume 104, Issue 5, pp 929-931
Date: 10 Jul 2008

Do we really need a central governor to explain brain regulation of exercise performance?

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In this paper two different models of brain regulation of exercise performance are critically compared: the central governor model proposed by Noakes and colleagues, and an alternative psycholobiological model based on motivational intensity theory.