A systematic review of reliability and objective criterion-related validity of physical activity questionnaires

@inproceedings{Helmerhorst2012ASR,
  title={A systematic review of reliability and objective criterion-related validity of physical activity questionnaires},
  author={Hendrik JF Helmerhorst and S\oren Brage and Janet M Warren and Herv{\'e} Besson and Ulf Ekelund},
  booktitle={The international journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity},
  year={2012}
}
Physical inactivity is one of the four leading risk factors for global mortality. Accurate measurement of physical activity (PA) and in particular by physical activity questionnaires (PAQs) remains a challenge. The aim of this paper is to provide an updated systematic review of the reliability and validity characteristics of existing and more recently developed PAQs and to quantitatively compare the performance between existing and newly developed PAQs.A literature search of electronic… CONTINUE READING
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