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Motivational fatigue: a neurocognitive framework for the impact of effortful exertion on subsequent motivation

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Fatigue - a feeling of exhaustion arising from exertion - is a significant barrier to successful behaviour and one of the most prominent symptoms in primary care. During extended behaviours, fatigue increases over time, leading to decrements in performance in both cognitively and physically demanding tasks. However, to date, theoretical accounts of fatigue have not fully characterised the neuroanatomical basis of cognitive and physical fatigue nor placed results within broader discussions of ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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Accepted Manuscript

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences
Department:
Experimental Psychology
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences
Department:
Experimental Psychology
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-5793-2202
Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Neuropsychologia Journal website
Volume:
123
Pages:
141-151
Publication date:
2018-05-05
Acceptance date:
2018-04-25
DOI:
EISSN:
1873-3514
ISSN:
0028-3932
Pubs id:
pubs:846482
URN:
uri:ab39f87a-b330-43cf-916c-cc1f97cf6103
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uuid:ab39f87a-b330-43cf-916c-cc1f97cf6103
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pubs:846482

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