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The Rapid Assessment of Physical Activity (RAPA) Among Older Adults

@article{Topolski2006TheRA,
  title={The Rapid Assessment of Physical Activity (RAPA) Among Older Adults},
  author={T. Topolski and J. LoGerfo and D. Patrick and B. Williams and Julie Walwick and M. M. B. Patrick},
  journal={Preventing Chronic Disease},
  year={2006},
  volume={3}
}
INTRODUCTION The Rapid Assessment of Physical Activity (RAPA) was developed to provide an easily administered and interpreted means of assessing levels of physical activity among adults older than 50 years. [...] Key MethodMETHODS A systematic review of the literature, a survey of geriatricians, focus groups, and cognitive debriefings with older adults were conducted, and an expert panel was convened.Expand
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