About the Authors

Pavel Dietz, Robert Dalaker, Perikles Simon
Department of Sports Medicine, Rehabilitation and Disease Prevention, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany

Rolf Ulrich
Department of Psychology, Eberhard Karls University Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany

Heiko Striegel
Department of Sports Medicine, Eberhard Karls University Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany

Andreas G. Franke, Klaus Lieb
Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Medical Center, Mainz, Germany

Corresponding Author

simonpe@uni-mainz.de

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: PD RU HS AGF KL PS. Performed the experiments: PD RU RD HS AGF KL PS. Analyzed the data: PD RU RD PS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: PD RU RD HS AGF KL PS. Wrote the paper: PD RU RD HS AGF KL PS.