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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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Jamile S. Codogno, Henrique L. Monteiro, Bruna C. Turi-Lynch, Romulo A. Fernandes, Subhash Pokhrel and Nana Anokye

assessed through objective measurements (e.g., accelerometers). On the other hand, accelerometers capture daily PA but do not take into account in which context this PA happened, such as sports participation. The Likert scale used to categorize both weekly volume and previous time of engagement is a

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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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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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Raquel Aparicio-Ugarriza, Raquel Pedrero-Chamizo, María del Mar Bibiloni, Gonzalo Palacios, Antoni Sureda, Agustín Meléndez-Ortega, Josep Antoni Tur Marí and Marcela González-Gross

Although both terms are closely related, they should not be treated as synonyms. 7 PA is defined as any body movement performed by muscle action that increases energy expenditure. 8 PA can be quantified by intensity, duration, or frequency, using subjective or objective measurements. Moreover, PA volume

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Lisa E. Bolger, Linda A. Bolger, Cian O’Neill, Edward Coughlan, Wesley O’Brien, Seán Lacey and Con Burns

for Brazilian children . J Mot Learn Dev . 2017 : 1 – 26 . 40. Riddoch CJ , Mattocks C , Deere K , et al . Objective measurement of levels and patterns of physical activity . Arch Dis Child . 2007 ; 92 ( 11 ): 963 – 969 . PubMed ID: 17855437 doi:10.1136/adc.2006.112136 17855437 10

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Stephanie Mazzucca, Cody Neshteruk, Regan Burney, Amber E. Vaughn, Derek Hales, Truls Østbye and Dianne Ward

the use of rigorous, objective measurements of child activity behaviors and direct observations of the FCCH environment. Measuring PA and SBs across 3 days may not fully represent usual behavior, although evidence suggests that it may be sufficient to capture in-school PA ( 1 ). In addition, this

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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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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