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Christopher Kuenze, Lisa Cadmus-Bertram, Karin Pfieffer, Stephanie Trigsted, Dane Cook, Caroline Lisee and David Bell

characteristics of physical activity in this population may be improved through the integration of objective measurement to complement the self-reported measures currently in use. Participation in MVPA is a strong predictor of health-related quality of life, 16 chronic disease burden, 37 and premature mortality

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Claudia O. Alberico, J. Aaron Hipp and Rodrigo S. Reis

between access and use of FZ and populational physical activity levels. However, one of the strong points of this study was the use of 2 categories for neighborhood income in the statistical model, as well as objective measurement through SOPARC. Conclusions We verified patterns of use and physical

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Mohammad Siahpush, Trish D. Levan, Minh N. Nguyen, Brandon L. Grimm, Athena K. Ramos, Tzeyu L. Michaud and Patrik L. Johansson

least were able to account to some extent for the reverse causality by controlling for the presence of a chronic condition, which included a variety of diseases and limiting conditions. Third, physical activity and smoking were self-reported and not based on objective measurement. Self

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Odessa Addison, Monica C. Serra, Leslie Katzel, Jamie Giffuni, Cathy C. Lee, Steven Castle, Willy M. Valencia, Teresa Kopp, Heather Cammarata, Michelle McDonald, Kris A. Oursler, Chani Jain, Janet Prvu Bettger, Megan Pearson, Kenneth M. Manning, Orna Intrator, Peter Veazie, Richard Sloane, Jiejin Li and Miriam C. Morey

implications for disability and disease . Reviews in Clinical Gerontology, 22 ( 1 ), 10 – 34 . PubMed ID: 22345902 doi:10.1017/S0959259811000190 10.1017/S0959259811000190 Thomas , D.R. , Marren , K. , Banks , W. , & Morley , J. ( 2007 ). Do objective measurements of physical function in ambulatory

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Ellen Freiberger, Elisabeth Rydwik, Astrid Chorus, Erwin Tak, Christophe Delecluse, Federico Schena, Nina Waaler, Bob Laventure and Nico van Meeteren

organizations such as the European Health Management Association or similar organizations with support from the EU; ○ Monitor the effects and value of interventions ( Tan-Torres Edejer et al., 2003 ) with objective measurements of physical activity, physical function, and perceived quality of life, and with

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Ali Brian, Sally Taunton, Chelsee Shortt, Adam Pennell and Ryan Sacko

, S. , & Paton , J.Y. ( 2008 ). Objective measurement of physical activity and sedentary behaviour: Review with new data . Archives of Disease in Childhood, 93 ( 7 ), 614 – 619 . PubMed ID: 18305072 doi:10.1136/adc.2007.133272 10.1136/adc.2007.133272 Robinson , L.E. , Stodden , D

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Melanie Vetter, Helen O’Connor, Nicholas O’Dwyer and Rhonda Orr

, 15 , 16 is therefore possible using physically active learning paradigms. Objective measurement of habitual physical activity using accelerometers or, at a minimum, a survey (requires parental assistance) would be beneficial. More comprehensive use of heart rate monitors and participant rating of

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Rawan Hashem, Juan P. Rey-López, Mark Hamer, Anne McMunn, Peter H. Whincup, Christopher G. Owen, Alex Rowlands and Emmanuel Stamatakis

guidelines. Prevalence of Physical Inactivity PA differences between sexes have been consistently reported in the literature using objective measurement methods 18 and also in Kuwait using PA questionnaires. 5 For example, in the latter study conducted in 2009 in Kuwaiti adolescents (aged 14–19 y), 56% of

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Catrine Tudor-Locke and Elroy J. Aguiar

application. Such “big data” approaches are exciting and potentially very powerful in terms of advancing scientific understanding of the correlates and impacts of physical activity but require careful consideration of information security issues including privacy and ownership. At the heart of objective

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Mark Elisabeth Theodorus Willems, Mehmet Akif Şahin and Matthew David Cook

). In addition, we had no objective measurement of the follicular phase by hormonal observations and cannot exclude that the variation in individual responses may be due to intraindividual differences in hormonal levels. We also did not control the physical activity status of the participants. Future