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Exercise and sport nutrition The effect of different meal composition on muscle glycogen resynthesis Do enhanced muscle glycogen levels improve endurance exercise performance? Exercise and sport psychology The effect of different types of music on psychological arousal Does listening to music before an athletic competition improve performance during the competition? Motor control and learning The role of different levels of neurotransmitters in the control of movement Does the administration of the neurotransmitter dopamine improve the quality of life in patients with Parkinson’s disease?

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However, applied research is often used to make inferences beyond the specific group or situation being studied. The results of applied research are intended to be generalized and to extend to the target population setting. Applied research is not conducted in controlled laboratories, but rather in classrooms, hospitals, clinics, and field settings. Much of the research in exercise science is applied because it is concerned with testing the processes of movement and behavior in a real life condition.

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