Aiko Inada's research while affiliated with Hiroshima University and other places

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Many athletes suffer from yips, which is defined as “a psycho-neuromuscular movement disorder, which affects sports in which fine motor precision skills (Clarke et al., 2015, p. 156).” Yips is one reason for significant performance decrements in sports. Several case studies, surveys, and experimental studies have been conducted to clarify this phen...
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Many softball players suffer so-called yips in pitching and throwing. However, the factors underlying this problem have remained unknown. We attempted to develop a questionnaire to assess the risk of yips based on its causes, situations, and symptoms. A mixed method study was conducted for the above purposes. In Study 1, female university softball...