Raoul R D Oudejans

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Training visual control in wheelchair basketball shooting
    Raoul R D Oudejans
    Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Res Q Exerc Sport 83:464-9. 2012
  2. pmc Training with anxiety: short- and long-term effects on police officers' shooting behavior under pressure
    Arne Nieuwenhuys
    Research Institute MOVE, VU University Amsterdam, Van Der Boechorstraat, The Netherlands
    Cogn Process 12:277-88. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Experts appear to use angle of elevation information in basketball shooting
    Rita Ferraz de Oliveira
    Research Institute MOVE, Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 35:750-61. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Attention and time constraints in perceptual-motor learning and performance: instruction, analogy, and skill level
    Johan M Koedijker
    Research Institute MOVE, Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Conscious Cogn 20:245-56. 2011
  5. doi request reprint The influence of anxiety on action-specific perception
    Rouwen Cañal-Bruland
    Research Institute MOVE, Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Anxiety Stress Coping 23:353-61. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Shoot or don't shoot? Why police officers are more inclined to shoot when they are anxious
    Arne Nieuwenhuys
    Research Institute MOVE, Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Emotion 12:827-33. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Close, and a cigar!--Why size perception relates to performance
    Rouwen Cañal-Bruland
    Research Institute MOVE, Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, Van der Boechorststraat 9, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Perception 41:354-6. 2012
  8. pmc Anxiety and perceptual-motor performance: toward an integrated model of concepts, mechanisms, and processes
    Arne Nieuwenhuys
    Research Institute MOVE, Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, van der Boechorstraat 9, 1081 BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychol Res 76:747-59. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Quantifying police officers' arrest and self-defence skills: does performance decrease under pressure?
    Arne Nieuwenhuys
    Research Institute MOVE, Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ergonomics 52:1460-8. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Effects of anxiety on handgun shooting behavior of police officers: a pilot study
    Arne Nieuwenhuys
    Research Institute MOVE, Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Anxiety Stress Coping 23:225-33. 2010

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Training visual control in wheelchair basketball shooting
    Raoul R D Oudejans
    Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Res Q Exerc Sport 83:464-9. 2012
    ..The findings support the idea that perceptual-motor learning can be enhanced by manipulating relevant constraints in the training environment, even for expert athletes...
  2. pmc Training with anxiety: short- and long-term effects on police officers' shooting behavior under pressure
    Arne Nieuwenhuys
    Research Institute MOVE, VU University Amsterdam, Van Der Boechorstraat, The Netherlands
    Cogn Process 12:277-88. 2011
    ..Additional analyses showed that these effects are potentially related to changes in visual attention on task-relevant information...
  3. doi request reprint Experts appear to use angle of elevation information in basketball shooting
    Rita Ferraz de Oliveira
    Research Institute MOVE, Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 35:750-61. 2009
    ..Players relied on alpha in combination with the official basket's height to guide their shooting actions. In conclusion, basketball shooting appears to be based predominantly on angle of elevation information...
  4. doi request reprint Attention and time constraints in perceptual-motor learning and performance: instruction, analogy, and skill level
    Johan M Koedijker
    Research Institute MOVE, Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Conscious Cogn 20:245-56. 2011
    ..Participants in both conditions retained accuracy when ball frequency was slowed, but lost accuracy when ball frequency was speeded, suggesting that not attention, but motor dexterity, was inadequate under high temporal constraints...
  5. doi request reprint The influence of anxiety on action-specific perception
    Rouwen Cañal-Bruland
    Research Institute MOVE, Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Anxiety Stress Coping 23:353-61. 2010
    ..Results seem to suggest that anxiety has a direct influence on the relation between performance and perception. Attentional control theory is discussed to explain the current findings...
  6. doi request reprint Shoot or don't shoot? Why police officers are more inclined to shoot when they are anxious
    Arne Nieuwenhuys
    Research Institute MOVE, Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Emotion 12:827-33. 2012
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  7. ncbi request reprint Close, and a cigar!--Why size perception relates to performance
    Rouwen Cañal-Bruland
    Research Institute MOVE, Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, Van der Boechorststraat 9, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Perception 41:354-6. 2012
    ..Our results confirm that less variability in target-related performance in darts relates to perceiving the target as being bigger, thereby providing initial support for Proffitt and Linkenauger's proposal...
  8. pmc Anxiety and perceptual-motor performance: toward an integrated model of concepts, mechanisms, and processes
    Arne Nieuwenhuys
    Research Institute MOVE, Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, van der Boechorstraat 9, 1081 BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychol Res 76:747-59. 2012
    ..e., attentional, interpretational, and behavioral) at which anxiety may affect different aspects of goal-directed action. Finally, predictions are formulated and directions for future research suggested...
  9. doi request reprint Quantifying police officers' arrest and self-defence skills: does performance decrease under pressure?
    Arne Nieuwenhuys
    Research Institute MOVE, Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ergonomics 52:1460-8. 2009
    ..Given the criticality of successful police performance, it is suggested that incorporating psychological factors (e.g. pressure) in training procedures may enhance performance...
  10. doi request reprint Effects of anxiety on handgun shooting behavior of police officers: a pilot study
    Arne Nieuwenhuys
    Research Institute MOVE, Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Anxiety Stress Coping 23:225-33. 2010
    ..Findings provide support for attentional control theory, hereby also pointing to possible interventions to improve police officers' shooting performance under pressure...
  11. doi request reprint Interference effects in learning similar sequences of discrete movements
    Johan M Koedijker
    Research Institute MOVE, Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Mot Behav 42:209-22. 2010
    ..In combination, these results suggest that changes in the representation of the movement structure are primarily responsible for the observed interference effects...
  12. ncbi request reprint Late information pick-up is preferred in basketball jump shooting
    Rita Ferraz de Oliveira
    Institute for Fundamental and Clinical Human Movement Sciences, Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Sports Sci 24:933-40. 2006
    ..We conclude that, in dynamic far aiming tasks such as basketball jump shooting, late pick-up of optical information is critical for the successful guidance of movements...
  13. doi request reprint Effects of anxiety on running with and without an aiming task
    Nicky Nibbeling
    Research Institute MOVE, Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, Netherlands
    J Sports Sci 30:11-9. 2012
    ..Moreover, findings indicate that when combined, running, aiming, and anxiety all compete for attention leading to suboptimal attentional control and possibly a decrease in performance...
  14. doi request reprint Training with anxiety has a positive effect on expert perceptual-motor performance under pressure
    Raoul R D Oudejans
    Research Institute MOVE, Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Q J Exp Psychol (Hove) 62:1631-47. 2009
    ..It is concluded that practising under anxiety can prevent choking in expert perceptual-motor performance, as one acclimatizes to the specific processes accompanying anxiety...
  15. ncbi request reprint Aiming at a far target under different viewing conditions: visual control in basketball jump shooting
    Raoul R D Oudejans
    Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, Institute for Fundamental and Clinical Human Movement Sciences, Van der Boechorststraat 9, Vrije Universiteit, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Hum Mov Sci 21:457-80. 2002
    ..The data further suggest that visual and movement control of aiming at a far target develop in close correspondence with the style of execution...
  16. doi request reprint Perceiving and moving in sports and other high-pressure contexts
    Raoul R D Oudejans
    Research Institute MOVE, Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Prog Brain Res 174:35-48. 2009
    ..We argue that through reality-based training with anxiety, processes that underlie performance might be recalibrated to the new task constraints, thereby preventing a degradation of eventual performance in stressful situations...
  17. doi request reprint Thoughts and attention of athletes under pressure: skill-focus or performance worries?
    Raoul R D Oudejans
    Research Institute MOVE, Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Anxiety Stress Coping 24:59-73. 2011
    ..These results are more in line with distraction theories than self-focus theories, suggesting that attention to performance worries rather than to skill execution generally explains choking...