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Journal of Aging Research
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 948981, 14 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/948981
Review Article

Potential Moderators of Physical Activity on Brain Health

1Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Sennott Square 3417, 210 S. Bouquet Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
2Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition, Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Sennott Square 3417, 210 S. Bouquet Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA

Received 29 June 2012; Revised 25 October 2012; Accepted 8 November 2012

Academic Editor: Louis Bherer

Copyright © 2012 Regina L. Leckie et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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