IJCRR - Vol 06 Issue 17, September, 2014
STUDY OF VISUAL ONLINE REACTION TIME IN DIFFERENT PHASES OF MENSTRUAL CYCLE IN HEALTHY FEMALES
Author: Rinku Garg, Varun Malhotra, Usha Dhar, Yogesh Tripathi
Aims and objectives: The present study was designed to study the influence of various phases of menstrual cycle on visual online reaction time. Material and Methods: Fifty females in the age group of 18-25 years were recruited for the study. Visual reaction time test was taken online. Statistical Analysis: Results were analysed by ANOVA with SPSS version 17.0 using paired ‘t’ test. Results: showed that there was significant prolongation of reaction time (p<0.05) in luteal phase as compared to follicular and menstrual phase. Conclusions: Variation in visual reaction time could be due to the fluctuating levels the female sex hormones across the menstrual cycle.
Keywords: Follicular phase, Luteal phase, Online reaction time
Rinku Garg, Varun Malhotra, Usha Dhar, Yogesh Tripathi. STUDY OF VISUAL ONLINE REACTION TIME IN DIFFERENT PHASES OF MENSTRUAL CYCLE IN HEALTHY FEMALES International Journal of Current Research and Review. Vol 06 Issue 17, September, 45-47
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