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Reliability and validity of ten consumer activity trackers
BackgroundActivity trackers can potentially stimulate users to increase their physical activity behavior. The aim of this study was to examine the reliability and validity of ten consumer activityExpand
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Clinical diagnosis of an anterior cruciate ligament rupture: a meta-analysis.
STUDY DESIGN Meta-analysis. OBJECTIVES To define the accuracy of clinical tests for assessing anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) ruptures. BACKGROUND The cruciate ligaments, and especially the ACL,Expand
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Perception of fatigue and quality of life in patients with COPD.
INTRODUCTION Although dyspnea is considered the primary activity-limiting symptom in patients with COPD, other symptoms, such as fatigue, are frequently reported. The purpose of this study was toExpand
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Reliability and Validity of Ten Consumer Activity Trackers Depend on Walking Speed
Purpose To examine the test–retest reliability and validity of ten activity trackers for step counting at three different walking speeds. Methods Thirty-one healthy participants walked twice on aExpand
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Frail Institutionalized Older Persons: A Comprehensive Review on Physical Exercise, Physical Fitness, Activities of Daily Living, and Quality-of-Life
The objective of this study was to perform a systematic review on training outcomes influencing physical fitness, activity of daily living performance, and quality-of-life in institutionalized olderExpand
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Measuring steps with the Fitbit activity tracker: an inter-device reliability study
Abstract Activity trackers like Fitbit are used for self-tracking of physical activity by an increasing number of individuals. Comparing physical activity scores with peers can contribute to theExpand
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Prevalence of accurate nursing documentation in patient records.
AIM This paper is a report of a study conducted to describe the accuracy of nursing documentation in patient records in hospitals. Background.  Accurate nursing documentation enables nurses toExpand
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A multidimensional cancer rehabilitation program for cancer survivors: effectiveness on health-related quality of life.
OBJECTIVE A multidimensional rehabilitation program for cancer survivors was developed to overcome cancer-related problems and to improve quality of life. The two purposes of the study were toExpand
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Inspiratory muscle training in patients with cystic fibrosis.
Little information is available about the effects of inspiratory muscle training in patients with cystic fibrosis (CF). In this study the effects of inspiratory-threshold loading in patients with CFExpand
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The reliability and validity of ultrasound to quantify muscles in older adults: a systematic review
This review evaluates the reliability and validity of ultrasound to quantify muscles in older adults. The databases PubMed, Cochrane, and Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature wereExpand
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