Self-Reported and objectively measured physical activity among a cohort of postpartum women: the PIN Postpartum Study.

@article{Evenson2012SelfReportedAO,
  title={Self-Reported and objectively measured physical activity among a cohort of postpartum women: the PIN Postpartum Study.},
  author={Kelly R Evenson and Amy H. Herring and Fang Wen},
  journal={Journal of physical activity & health},
  year={2012},
  volume={9 1},
  pages={5-20}
}
BACKGROUND Few studies measure physical activity objectively or at multiple time points during postpartum. We describe physical activity at 3- and 12-months postpartum among a cohort of women using both self-reported and objective measures. METHODS In total, 181 women completed the 3-month postpartum measures, and 204 women completed the 12-month postpartum measures. Participants wore an ActiGraph accelerometer for 1 week and completed in-home interviews that included questions on physical… CONTINUE READING
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