Effects of Local Indigenous Games on Cognitive Function, Physical Literacy and Academic Achievement Among Children 8 to 12 Years Old

Mohammad Hossein Manzari Tavakoli; Masoumeh Shojaei; Kivan Norouzi

Volume 13, Issue 3 , December 2021, , Pages 333-354


  The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of local indigenous games on cognitive function, physical literacy, and academic achievement of children 8 to 12 years old. The participants were 60 male elementary school students with an average age of 10.32. The research was conducted in four phases, ...  Read More

The Effect of Exercise (Swimming and Running) on Motor Function, learning and Spatial Memory in Elder Male Wistar Rats

Khadije Irandoust; Morteza Taheri; Abbas Sadeghi

Volume 6, Issue 2 , July 2014, , Pages 259-270


  In recent years, the effects of exercise on nervous system, spatial memory andmotor function in the senescence period have received the attention of researchers.As the age increases, some functions of nervous system such as spatial memory areweakened. Thus, the effect of aerobic exercises including swimming ...  Read More

The Effect of Vitamin E Supplement on Motor Activity and Spatial Learning in Aged Rats

Nasour Ahmadi; Mohammadali Aslankhani; Naser Naghdi

Volume 5, Issue 4 , January 2013, , Pages 71-89


  Aging has negative effects on motor and cognitive functions, so it is essential to identify appropriate strategies to prevent the decrease of motor and cognitive functions. The aim of this research was to investigate the effect of vitamin E supplement on motor activity and spatial learning in aged rats. ...  Read More

The Effect of Zinc Deficiency and Zinc Supplement in Female Rats' Regime on Learning, Memory and Motor Function of Their Offspring in Morris Water Maze

Shahzad Tahmasbi; Ahmad Farokhi; Naser Naghdi; Fazlolah Bagherzade; Anoushirvan Kazemnejad; Mehdi Shahbazi

Volume 1, Issue 2 , October 2009, , Pages 21-46

  The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of two regimes during rats' gestation and lactation on learning, memory and motor function of their offspring. For this purpose, female rats (Albino-Wistar) were obtained from Pasteur Institute, Iran. After mating, 12 pregnant rats were divided into ...  Read More