Compendium of physical activities: an update of activity codes and MET intensities.

  title={Compendium of physical activities: an update of activity codes and MET intensities.},
  author={B. Ainsworth and W. Haskell and M. Whitt and M. Irwin and A. Swartz and S. Strath and W. O'Brien and D. Bassett and K. Schmitz and P. O. Emplaincourt and D. R. Jacobs and A. Leon},
  journal={Medicine and science in sports and exercise},
  volume={32 9 Suppl},
  • B. Ainsworth, W. Haskell, +9 authors A. Leon
  • Published 2000
  • Computer Science, Medicine
  • Medicine and science in sports and exercise
  • We provide an updated version of the Compendium of Physical Activities, a coding scheme that classifies specific physical activity (PA) by rate of energy expenditure. [...] Key Method It was developed to enhance the comparability of results across studies using self-reports of PA.Expand Abstract
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