Accelerometry and physical activity questionnaires - a systematic review

@inproceedings{Skender2016AccelerometryAP,
  title={Accelerometry and physical activity questionnaires - a systematic review},
  author={Stephanie Skender and Jennifer Ose and Jenny Chang-Claude and Michael J Paskow and Boris Br{\"u}hmann and Erin M. Siegel and Karen Steindorf and Cornelia M Ulrich},
  booktitle={BMC public health},
  year={2016}
}
BACKGROUND The aim of this study is to review accelerometer wear methods and correlations between accelerometry and physical activity questionnaire data, depending on participant characteristics. METHODS We included 57 articles about physical activity measurement by accelerometry and questionnaires. Criteria were to have at least 100 participants of at least 18 years of age with manuscripts available in English. Accelerometer wear methods were compared. Spearman and Pearson correlation… CONTINUE READING