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dc.contributor.advisorFrazer, Patriciaen
dc.contributor.authorConnolly, Fionnghualaen
dc.date.accessioned2014-10-09T09:10:04Z
dc.date.available2014-10-09T09:10:04Z
dc.date.issued2014
dc.identifier.citationConnolly, F. (2014). The effect of energy drinks on memory, attention and perceived mental sharpness. Bachelors Final Year Project, Dublin Business Schoolen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10788/2088
dc.description.abstractThe purpose of this study is to investigate the effects of a post consumption slump after using energy drinks on memory attention and perceived mental sharpness, in a sample of forty volunteers (M=21, F= 19).The age of the participants ranged from 25 to 50. A quantitative between groups experiment was carried out. Participants were randomly assigned into two groups 1: sugar free Red Bull group 2: Placebo group. Three tests to measure memory and attention were given to the participants after 4 hours of consuming the drinks. Analysis showed the Red Bull Groups performance was poorer overall; however the results were only significant in the trial making task.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherDublin Business Schoolen
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dc.subjectPsychologyen
dc.subjectThought and thinkingen
dc.titleThe effect of energy drinks on memory, attention and perceived mental sharpnessen
dc.typeFinal Year Projecten
dc.rights.holderCopyright: The authoren
dc.type.degreenameBA (Hons) in Psychologyen
dc.type.degreelevelBA (Hons)en


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