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Liane S. Lewis, James Hernon, Allan Clark and John M. Saxton

, 2016. Janz , K.F. ( 2006 ). Physical activity in epidemiology: moving from questionnaire to objective measurement . British Journal of Sports Medicine, 40 ( 3 ), 191 – 192 . PubMed doi:10.1136/bjsm.2005.023036 10.1136/bjsm.2005.023036 Kim , Y. , Beets , M. , & Welk , G. ( 2012

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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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Hatice Mujde Ayık and Michael J. Griffin

). The subjective ratings and the objective measurements of COP velocity suggest postural instability when walking is sensitive to the peak magnitude of 1-Hz mediolateral oscillations but not the peak magnitude of 2-Hz mediolateral oscillations. Arranging the placement and timing of stepping reactions

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Aline Mendes Gerage, Tânia Rosane Bertoldo Benedetti, Raphael Mendes Ritti-Dias, Ana Célia Oliveira dos Santos, Bruna Cadengue Coêlho de Souza and Fábio Araujo Almeida

activity in combination with healthy eating habits) indicated that behavior change programs are associated with improving physical activity levels of patients with cardiovascular risk factors, it emphasized the need for more studies, especially those with objective measurements of physical activity and

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Kelly A. Mackintosh, Nicola D. Ridgers, Rachel E. Evans and Melitta A. McNarry

objective PA assessment. Nonetheless, these findings highlight the importance of considering different strategies to target weekday and weekend day PA promotion. Although the present study had numerous strengths, such as the objective measurement of PA, precisely matched healthy counterparts, and the novel

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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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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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Rienk M.A. van der Slikke, Daan J.J. Bregman, Monique A.M. Berger, Annemarie M.H. de Witte and Dirk-Jan (H.) E.J. Veeger

validity of the systems often questionable. In wheelchair basketball, the classification method is also time consuming and complicated. The use of objective measurement methods and sport-specific field tests can aid classifiers in their decision making. Results of the present study show the significance of

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Sergio Estrada-Tenorio, José A. Julián, Alberto Aibar, José Martín-Albo and Javier Zaragoza

in both genders. 24 Using objective measurement, results showed a long-term positive impact of MVPA on academic attainment during adolescence, especially in girls who met MVPA recommendations. 14 However, other studies did not find any significant relationship between adolescents’ PA and academic

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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