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Sport Sciences for Health

, Volume 15, Issue 1, pp 263–264 | Cite as

“Exergames”: exuberant or just exaggeration? (response to Semina Nani et al. (2019). Can 10 weeks intervention with exergames contribute to better subjective vitality and physical health?)

  • Baskaran ChandrasekaranEmail author
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The author declares he has no potential conflict of interest.

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This article does not contain any studies with human participants performed by any of the authors.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Center for Sports Medicine, Science and ResearchSchool Of Allied Health Sciences (SOAHS), Manipal UniversityManipalIndia

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