Physical Activity Questionnaires (PAQ) Validation Studies - References

References on this page support one of the 83 validation studies related to the physical activity-related questionnaires.

  1. Ainsworth BE, Bassett DR, Jr., Strath SJ et al. Comparison of three methods for measuring the time spent in physical activity.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 2000;32:S457-S464.
  2. Staten LK, Taren DL, Howell WH et al. Validation of the Arizona Activity Frequency Questionnaire using doubly labeled water.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 2001;33:1959-67.
  3. Brownbill RA, Lindsey C, Crncevic-Orlic Z, Ilich JZ. Dual hip bone mineral density in postmenopausal women: geometry and effect of physical activity.External Web Site Policy Calcif Tissue Int 2003;73:217-24.
  4. Elley cr, Kerse N.M., Swinburn B, Arroll B. Measuring Physical activity in primary health care research: validity and reliability of two questionnaires.External Web Site Policy New Zealand Family Practice 2003;30:171-80.
  5. Philippaerts RM, Westerterp KR, Lefevre J. Doubly labelled water validation of three physical activity questionnaires.External Web Site Policy Int J Sports Med 1999;20:284-9.
  6. Philippaerts RM, Lefevre J. Reliability and validity of three physical activity questionnaires in Flemish males.External Web Site Policy Am J Epidemiol 1998;147:982-90.
  7. Pols MA, Peeters PH, Kemper HC, Collette HJ. Repeatability and relative validity of two physical activity questionnaires in elderly women.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 1996;28:1020-5.
  8. Richardson MT, Ainsworth BE, Wu HC, Jacobs DR, Jr., Leon AS. Ability of the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC)/Baecke Questionnaire to assess leisure-time physical activity.External Web Site Policy Int J Epidemiol 1995;24:685-93.
  9. Miller DJ, Freedson PS, Kline GM. Comparison of activity levels using the Caltrac accelerometer and five questionnaires.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 1994;26:376-82.
  10. Jacobs DR, Jr., Ainsworth BE, Hartman TJ, Leon AS. A simultaneous evaluation of 10 commonly used physical activity questionnaires.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 1993;25:81-91.
  11. Ainsworth BE, Jacobs DR, Jr., Leon AS, Richardson MT, Montoye HJ. Assessment of the accuracy of physical activity questionnaire occupational data.External Web Site Policy J Occup Med 1993;35:1017-27.
  12. Rauh MJ, Hovell MF, Hofstetter CR, Sallis JF, Gleghorn A. Reliability and validity of self-reported physical activity in Latinos.External Web Site Policy Int J Epidemiol 1992;21:966-71.
  13. Albanes D, Conway JM, Taylor PR, Moe PW, Judd J. Validation and comparison of eight physical activity questionnaires.External Web Site Policy Epidemiology 1990;1:65-71.
  14. Hovell MF, Hofstetter CR, Sallis JF, Rauh MJ, Barrington E. Correlates of change in walking for exercise: an exploratory analysis.External Web Site Policy Res Q Exerc Sport 1992;63:425-34.
  15. Pols MA, Peeters PH, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB et al. Validity and repeatability of a modified Baecke questionnaire on physical activity.External Web Site Policy Int J Epidemiol 1995;24:381-8.
  16. Voorrips LE, Ravelli AC, Dongelmans PC, Deurenberg P, van Staveren WA. A physical activity questionnaire for the elderly.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 1991;23:974-9.
  17. Yore MM1, Ham SA1, Kohl HWIF, Ainsworth BEF, LaMonte M. Reliability and Validity of BRFSS Walking Questions.External Web Site Policy Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise 2004;Volume 36(5):p S111 (abstr).
  18. Craig CL, Russell SJ, Cameron C. Reliability and validity of Canada's Physical Activity Monitor for assessing trends.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 2002;34:1462-7.
  19. Norman A, Bellocco R, Bergstrom A, Wolk A. Validity and reproducibility of self-reported total physical activity--differences by relative weight.External Web Site Policy Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 2001;25:682-8.
  20. Jacobs DR, Jr., Ainsworth BE, Hartman TJ, Leon AS. A simultaneous evaluation of 10 commonly used physical activity questionnaires.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 1993;25:81-91.
  21. Resnicow K, McCarty F, Blissett D, Wang T, Heitzler C, Lee RE. Validity of a modified CHAMPS physical activity questionnaire among African-Americans.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 2003;35:1537-45.
  22. Stewart AL, Mills KM, King AC, Haskell WL, Gillis D, Ritter PL. CHAMPS physical activity questionnaire for older adults: outcomes for interventions.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 2001;33:1126-41.
  23. Harada ND, Chiu V, King AC, Stewart AL. An evaluation of three self-report physical activity instruments for older adults.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 2001;33:962-70.
  24. Wareham NJ, Jakes RW, Rennie KL et al. Validity and repeatability of a simple index derived from the short physical activity questionnaire used in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) study.External Web Site Policy Public Health Nutr 2003;6:407-13.
  25. Pols MA, Peeters PH, Ocke MC, Slimani N, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Collette HJ. Estimation of reproducibility and relative validity of the questions included in the EPIC Physical Activity Questionnaire.External Web Site Policy Int J Epidemiol 1997;26 Suppl 1:S181-S189.
  26. Pols MA, Peeters PH, Ocke MC et al. Relative validity and repeatability of a new questionnaire on physical activity.External Web Site Policy Prev Med 1997;26:37-43.
  27. Pols MA, Peeters PH, Kemper HC, Collette HJ. Repeatability and relative validity of two physical activity questionnaires in elderly women.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 1996;28:1020-5.
  28. Wareham NJ, Jakes RW, Rennie KL, Mitchell J, Hennings S, Day NE. Validity and repeatability of the EPIC-Norfolk Physical Activity Questionnaire.External Web Site Policy Int J Epidemiol 2002;31:168-74.
  29. Leon AS, Jacobs DR, Jr., Debacker G, Taylor HL. Relationship of physical characteristics and life habits to treadmill exercise capacity.External Web Site Policy Am J Epidemiol 1981;113:653-60.
  30. Chasan-Taber L, Erickson JB, Nasca PC, Chasan-Taber S, Freedson PS. Validity and reproducibility of a physical activity questionnaire in women.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 2002;34:987-92.
  31. Gregg EW, Kriska AM, Salamone LM et al. Correlates of quantitative ultrasound in the Women's Healthy Lifestyle Project.External Web Site Policy Osteoporos Int 1999;10:416-24.
  32. Kriska AM, Sandler RB, Cauley JA, LaPorte RE, Hom DL, Pambianco G. The assessment of historical physical activity and its relation to adult bone parameters. Am J Epidemiol 1988;127:1053-63.
  33. Craig CL, Marshall AL, Sjostrom M et al. International physical activity questionnaire: 12-country reliability and validity.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 2003;35:1381-95.
  34. Ainsworth BE, Sternfeld B, Richardson MT, Jackson K. Evaluation of the kaiser physical activity survey in women.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 2000;32:1327-38.
  35. Stel VS, Smit JH, Pluijm SM, Visser M, Deeg DJ, Lips P. Comparison of the LASA Physical Activity Questionnaire with a 7-day diary and pedometer.External Web Site Policy J Clin Epidemiol 2004;57:252-8.
  36. Walsh MC, Hunter GR, Sirikul B, Gower BA. Comparison of self-reported with objectively assessed energy expenditure in black and white women before and after weight loss.External Web Site Policy Am J Clin Nutr 2004;79:1013-9.
  37. Conway JM, Irwin ML, Ainsworth BE. Estimating energy expenditure from the Minnesota Leisure Time Physical Activity and Tecumseh Occupational Activity questionnaires - a doubly labeled water validation.External Web Site Policy J Clin Epidemiol 2002;55:392-9.
  38. Tuero C, De Paz JA, Marquez S.Relationship of measures of leisure time physical activity to physical fitness indicators in Spanish adults.External Web Site Policy J Sports Med Phys Fitness 2001;41:62-7.
  39. Bonnefoy M, Normand S, Pachiaudi C, Lacour JR, Laville M, Kostka T. Simultaneous validation of ten physical activity questionnaires in older men: a doubly labeled water study.External Web Site Policy J Am Geriatr Soc 2001;49:28-35.
  40. Elosua R, Garcia M, Aguilar A, Molina L, Covas MI, Marrugat J. Validation of the Minnesota Leisure Time Physical Activity Questionnaire In Spanish Women. Investigators of the MARATDON Group.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 2000;32:1431-7.
  41. Starling RD, Matthews DE, Ades PA, Poehlman ET. Assessment of physical activity in older individuals: a doubly labeled water study.External Web Site Policy J Appl Physiol 1999;86:2090-6.
  42. Richardson MT, Leon AS, Jacobs DR, Jr., Ainsworth BE, Serfass R. Comprehensive evaluation of the Minnesota Leisure Time Physical Activity Questionnaire.External Web Site Policy J Clin Epidemiol 1994;47:271-81.
  43. Wilbur J, Holm K, Dan A. A quantitative survey to measure energy expenditure in midlife women.External Web Site Policy J Nurs Meas 1993;1:29-40.
  44. Kriska AM, Knowler WC, LaPorte RE et al. Development of questionnaire to examine relationship of physical activity and diabetes in Pima Indians.External Web Site Policy Diabetes Care 1990;13:401-11.
  45. Roeykens J, Rogers R, Meeusen R, Magnus L, Borms J, de Meirleir K. Validity and reliability in a Flemish population of the WHO-MONICA Optional Study of Physical Activity Questionnaire.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 1998;30:1071-5.
  46. Hovell MF, Hofstetter CR, Sallis JF, Rauh MJ, Barrington E. Correlates of change in walking for exercise: an exploratory analysis.External Web Site Policy Res Q Exerc Sport 1992;63:425-34.
  47. Weiss TW, Slater CH, Green LW, Kennedy VC, Albright DL, Wun CC. The validity of single-item, self-assessment questions as measures of adult physical activity.External Web Site Policy J Clin Epidemiol 1990;43:1123-9.
  48. Wolf AM, Hunter DJ, Colditz GA et al. Reproducibility and validity of a self-administered physical activity questionnaire.External Web Site Policy Int J Epidemiol 1994;23:991-9.
  49. Littman AJ, White E, Kristal AR, Patterson RE, Satia-Abouta J, Potter JD. Assessment of a one-page questionnaire on long-term recreational physical activity.External Web Site Policy Epidemiology 2004;15:105-13.
  50. George JD. Alternative approach to maximal exercise testing and VO2 max prediction in college students.External Web Site Policy Res Q Exerc Sport 1996;67:452-7.
  51. Singh PN, Fraser GE, Knutsen SF, Lindsted KD, Bennett HW. Validity of a physical activity questionnaire among African-American Seventh-day Adventists.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 2001;33:468-75.
  52. Bassett DR, Jr., Cureton AL, Ainsworth BE. Measurement of daily walking distance-questionnaire versus pedometer.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 2000;32:1018-23.
  53. Singh PN, Tonstad S, Abbey DE, Fraser GE. Validity of selected physical activity questions in white Seventh-day Adventists and non-Adventists.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 1996;28:1026-37.
  54. Ainsworth BE, Leon AS, Richardson MT, Jacobs DR, Paffenbarger RS, Jr. Accuracy of the College Alumnus Physical Activity Questionnaire.External Web Site Policy J Clin Epidemiol 1993;46:1403-11.
  55. Washburn RA, Goldfield SR, Smith KW, McKinlay JB. The validity of self-reported exercise-induced sweating as a measure of physical activity.External Web Site Policy Am J Epidemiol 1990;132:107-13.
  56. Siconolfi SF, Lasater TM, Snow RC, Carleton RA. Self-reported physical activity compared with maximal oxygen uptake.External Web Site Policy Am J Epidemiol 1985;122:101-5.
  57. LaPorte RE, Black-Sandler R, Cauley JA, Link M, Bayles C, Marks B. The assessment of physical activity in older women: analysis of the interrelationship and reliability of activity monitoring, activity surveys, and caloric intake.External Web Site Policy J Gerontol 1983;38:394-7.
  58. Washburn RA, McAuley E, Katula J, Mihalko SL, Boileau RA. The physical activity scale for the elderly (PASE): evidence for validity.External Web Site Policy J Clin Epidemiol 1999;52:643-51.
  59. Washburn RA, Ficker JL. Physical Activity Scale for the Elderly (PASE): the relationship with activity measured by a portable accelerometer.External Web Site Policy J Sports Med Phys Fitness 1999;39:336-40.
  60. Washburn RA, Smith KW, Jette AM, Janney CA. The Physical Activity Scale for the Elderly (PASE): development and evaluation.External Web Site Policy J Clin Epidemiol 1993;46:153-62.
  61. Aadahl M, Jorgensen T. Validation of a new self-report instrument for measuring physical activity.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 2003;35:1196-202.
  62. Suleiman S, Nelson M. Validation in London of a physical activity questionnaire for use in a study of postmenopausal osteopaenia.External Web Site Policy J Epidemiol Community Health 1997;51:365-72.
  63. Oliveria SA, Kohl HW, III, Trichopoulos D, Blair SN. The association between cardiorespiratory fitness and prostate cancer.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 1996;28:97-104.
  64. Kohl HW, Blair SN, Paffenbarger RS, Jr., Macera CA, Kronenfeld JJ. A mail survey of physical activity habits as related to measured physical fitness.External Web Site Policy Am J Epidemiol 1988;127:1228-39.
  65. Wendel-Vos GC, Schuit AJ, Saris WH, Kromhout D. Reproducibility and relative validity of the short questionnaire to assess health-enhancing physical activity.External Web Site Policy J Clin Epidemiol 2003;56:1163-9.
  66. Ainsworth BE, Richardson MT, Jacobs DR, Jr., Leon AS, Sternfeld B. Accuracy of recall of occupational physical activity by questionnaire.External Web Site Policy J Clin Epidemiol 1999;52:219-27.
  67. Konradi DB, Lyon BL. Measuring adherence to a self-care fitness walking routine.External Web Site Policy J Community Health Nurs 2000;17:159-69.
  68. Kruskall LJ, Campbell WW, Evans WJ. The Yale Physical Activity Survey for older adults: Predictions in the energy expenditure due to physical activity.External Web Site Policy J Am Diet Assoc 2004;104:1251-7.
  69. Young DR, Jee SH, Appel LJ. A comparison of the Yale Physical Activity Survey with other physical activity measures.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 2001;33:955-61.
  70. Schuler PB, Richardson MT, Ochoa P, Wang MQ. Accuracy and repeatability of the Yale physical activity survey in assessing physical activity of older adults.External Web Site Policy Percept Mot Skills 2001;93:163-77.
  71. De Abajo S, Larriba R, Marquez S. Validity and reliability of the Yale Physical Activity Survey in Spanish elderly.External Web Site Policy J Sports Med Phys Fitness 2001;41:479-85.
  72. Dipietro L, Caspersen CJ, Ostfeld AM, Nadel ER. A survey for assessing physical activity among older adults.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 1993;25:628-42.
  73. Westerterp KR, Saris WH, bloemberg BPM, Kempen CJ, Caspersen C, Kromhout D. Validation of the Zutphen physical activity questionnaire for the elderly with double labled water. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise 1992;24:S68 (abstr).
  74. Aadahl M, Kjaer M, Kristensen JH, Mollerup B, Jørgensen T. Self-reported physical activity compared with maximal oxygen uptake in adults.External Web Site Policy Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 2007 Jun;14(3):422-8.
  75. Arkela-Kautiainen M, Kautiainen H, Uutela T, Laiho K, Blåfield H, Leirisalo-Repo M, Hakala M. Evaluation of the MDHAQ in Finnish patients with RA [corrected]External Web Site Policy J Rheumatol 2005 Aug;32(8):1426-31. Erratum in: J Rheumatol. 2005 Nov;32(11):2280.
  76. Carter-Nolan PL, Adams-Campbell LL, Makambi K, Lewis S, Palmer JR, Rosenberg L. Validation of physical activity instruments: Black Women's Health Study.External Web Site Policy Ethn Dis 2006 Autumn;16(4):943-7.
  77. Cyarto EV, Marshall AL, Dickinson RK, Brown WJ. Measurement properties of the CHAMPS physical activity questionnaire in a sample of older Australians.External Web Site Policy J Sci Med Sport 2006 Aug;9(4):319-26.
  78. Deng HB, Macfarlane DJ, Thomas GN, Lao XQ, Jiang CQ, Cheng KK, Lam TH. Reliability and validity of the IPAQ-Chinese: the Guangzhou Biobank Cohort study.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 2008 Feb;40(2):303-7.
  79. Dinger MK, Oman RF, Taylor EL, Vesely SK, Able J. Stability and convergent validity of the Physical Activity Scale for the Elderly (PASE).External Web Site Policy J Sports Med Phys Fitness 2004 Jun;44(2):186-92.
  80. DuBose KD, Edwards S, Ainsworth BE, Reis JP, Slattery ML. Validation of a historical physical activity questionnaire in middle-aged women.External Web Site Policy J Phys Act Health 2007 Jul;4(3):343-55.
  81. Ekelund U, Sepp H, Brage S, Becker W, Jakes R, Hennings M, Wareham NJ. Criterion-related validity of the last 7-day, short form of the International Physical Activity Questionnaire in Swedish adults.External Web Site Policy Public Health Nutr 2006 Apr;9(2):258-65.
  82. Fogelholm M, Malmberg J, Suni J, Santtila M, Kyröläinen H, Mäntysaari M, Oja P. International Physical Activity Questionnaire: Validity against fitness.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 2006 Apr;38(4):753-60.
  83. Friedenreich CM, Courneya KS, Neilson HK, Matthews CE, Willis G, Irwin M, Troiano R, Ballard-Barbash R. Reliability and validity of the Past Year Total Physical Activity Questionnaire.External Web Site Policy Am J Epidemiol 2006 May 15;163(10):959-70.
  84. Hagströmer M, Oja P, Sjöström M. The International Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ): a study of concurrent and construct validity.External Web Site Policy Public Health Nutr 2006 Sep;9(6):755-62.
  85. Hertogh EM, Monninkhof EM, Schouten EG, Peeters PH, Schuit AJ. Validity of the Modified Baecke Questionnaire: comparison with energy expenditure according to the doubly labeled water method.External Web Site Policy Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 2008 May 27;5:30.
  86. Iqbal R, Rafique G, Badruddin S, Qureshi R, Gray-Donald K. Validating MOSPA questionnaire for measuring physical activity in Pakistani women.External Web Site Policy Nutr J 2006 Aug 10;5:18.
  87. Johnson-Kozlow M, Rock CL, Gilpin EA, Hollenbach KA, Pierce JP. Validation of the WHI brief physical activity questionnaire among women diagnosed with breast cancer.External Web Site Policy Am J Health Behav 2007 Mar-Apr;31(2):193-202.
  88. Jurj AL, Wen W, Xiang YB, Matthews CE, Liu D, Zheng W, Shu XO. Reproducibility and validity of the Shanghai Men's Health Study physical activity questionnaire.External Web Site Policy Am J Epidemiol 2007 May 15;165(10):1124-33.
  89. Karageorghis CI, Vencato MM, Chatzisarantis NL, Carron AV. Development and initial validation of the Brunel lifestyle physical activity questionnaire.External Web Site Policy Br J Sports Med 2005 May;39(5):e23.
  90. Kolbe-Alexander TL, Lambert EV, Harkins JB, Ekelund U. Comparison of two methods of measuring physical activity in South African older adults.External Web Site Policy J Aging Phys Act 2006 Jan;14(1):98-114.
  91. Kurtze N, Rangul V, Hustvedt BE, Flanders WD. Reliability and validity of self-reported physical activity in the Nord-Trøndelag Health Study (HUNT 2).External Web Site Policy Eur J Epidemiol 2007;22(6):379-87.
  92. Kurtze N, Rangul V, Hustvedt BE, Flanders WD. Reliability and validity of self-reported physical activity in the Nord-Trøndelag Health Study: HUNT 1.External Web Site Policy Scand J Public Health 2008 Jan;36(1):52-61.
  93. Lagerros YT, Mucci LA, Bellocco R, Nyrén O, Bälter O, Bälter KA. Validity and reliability of self-reported total energy expenditure using a novel instrument.External Web Site Policy Eur J Epidemiol 2006;21(3):227-36.
  94. Macfarlane DJ, Lee CC, Ho EY, Chan KL, Chan DT. Reliability and validity of the Chinese version of IPAQ (short, last 7 days).External Web Site Policy J Sci Med Sport 2007 Feb;10(1):45-51.
  95. Mäder U, Martin BW, Schutz Y, Marti B. Validity of four short physical activity questionnaires in middle-aged persons.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 2006 Jul;38(7):1255-66.
  96. Mannerkorpi K, Hernelid C. Leisure Time Physical Activity Instrument and Physical Activity at Home and Work Instrument. Development, face validity, construct validity and test-retest reliability for subjects with fibromyalgia.External Web Site Policy Disabil Rehabil 2005 Jun 17;27(12):695-701.
  97. Matton L, Wijndaele K, Duvigneaud N, Duquet W, Philippaerts R, Thomis M, Lefevre J. Reliability and validity of the Flemish Physical Activity Computerized Questionnaire in adults.External Web Site Policy Res Q Exerc Sport 2007 Sep;78(4):293-306.
  98. Mayer CJ, Steinman L, Williams B, Topolski TD, LoGerfo J. Developing a Telephone Assessment of Physical Activity (TAPA) questionnaire for older adults.External Web Site Policy Prev Chronic Dis 2008 Jan;5(1):A24.
  99. Meriwether RA, McMahon PM, Islam N, Steinmann WC. Physical activity assessment: validation of a clinical assessment tool.External Web Site Policy Am J Prev Med 2006 Dec;31(6):484-91.
  100. Reis JP, Dubose KD, Ainsworth BE, Macera CA, Yore MM. Reliability and validity of the occupational physical activity questionnaire.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 2005 Dec;37(12):2075-83.
  101. Rose SB, Elley CR, Lawton BA, Dowell AC. A single question reliably identifies physically inactive women in primary care.External Web Site Policy N Z Med J 2008 Jan 25;121(1268):U2897.
  102. Rundle A, Hagins M, Orjuela M, Mooney L, Kim M, Perera F. Traditional physical activity indexes derived from the Harvard alumni activity survey have low construct validity in a lower income, urban population.External Web Site Policy J Urban Health 2007 Sep;84(5):722-32.
  103. Sayers SP, Jette AM, Haley SM, Heeren TC, Guralnik JM, Fielding RA. Validation of the Late-Life Function and Disability Instrument.External Web Site Policy J Am Geriatr Soc 2004 Sep;52(9):1554-9.
  104. Schmidt MD, Freedson PS, Pekow P, Roberts D, Sternfeld B, Chasan-Taber L. Validation of the Kaiser Physical Activity Survey in pregnant women.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 2006 Jan;38(1):42-50.
  105. Schmidt ME, Slanger T, Chang-Claude J, Wahrendorf J, Steindorf K. Evaluation of a short retrospective questionnaire for physical activity in women.External Web Site Policy Eur J Epidemiol 2006;21(8):575-85.
  106. Smith BJ, Marshall AL, Huang N. Screening for physical activity in family practice: evaluation of two brief assessment tools.External Web Site Policy Am J Prev Med 2005 Nov;29(4):256-64. Erratum in: Am J Prev Med. 2006 Apr;30(4):363.
  107. Taylor-Piliae RE, Norton LC, Haskell WL, Mahbouda MH, Fair JM, Iribarren C, Hlatky MA, Go AS, Fortmann SP. Validation of a new brief physical activity survey among men and women aged 60-69 years.External Web Site Policy Am J Epidemiol 2006 Sep 15;164(6):598-606.
  108. Timperio A, Salmon J, Crawford D. Validity and reliability of a physical activity recall instrument among overweight and non-overweight men and women.External Web Site Policy J Sci Med Sport 2003 Dec;6(4):477-91.
  109. Topolski TD, LoGerfo J, Patrick DL, Williams B, Walwick J, Patrick MB. The Rapid Assessment of Physical Activity (RAPA) among older adults.External Web Site Policy Prev Chronic Dis 2006 Oct;3(4):A118. Review.
  110. Treuth MS, Hou N, Young DR, Maynard LM. Validity and reliability of the Fels physical activity questionnaire for children.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 2005 Mar;37(3):488-95.
  111. Wilkinson S, Huang CM, Walker LO, Sterling BS, Kim M. Physical activity in low-income postpartum women.External Web Site Policy J Nurs Scholarsh 2004;36(2):109-14.
  112. Winters-Hart CS, Brach JS, Storti KL, Trauth JM, Kriska AM. Validity of a questionnaire to assess historical physical activity in older women.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 2004 Dec;36(12):2082-7.
  113. Wong SL, Leatherdale ST, Manske SR. Reliability and validity of a school-based physical activity questionnaire.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 2006 Sep;38(9):1593-600.
  114. Yasunaga A, Park H, Watanabe E, Togo F, Park S, Shephard RJ, Aoyagi Y. Development and evaluation of the physical activity questionnaire for elderly Japanese: the Nakanojo study.External Web Site Policy J Aging Phys Act 2007 Oct;15(4):398-411.
  115. Yore MM, Ham SA, Ainsworth BE, Kruger J, Reis JP, Kohl HW 3rd, Macera CA. Reliability and validity of the instrument used in BRFSS to assess physical activity.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 2007 Aug;39(8):1267-74.
  116. Al-Hazzaa HM, Al-Sobayel HI, Musaiger AO. Convergent validity of the Arab Teens Lifestyle Study (ATLS) physical activity questionnaire.External Web Site Policy Int J Environ Res Public Health 2011 Sep;8(9):3810-20.
  117. Au TB, Blizzard L, Schmidt M, Pham LH, Magnussen C, Dwyer T. Reliability and validity of the global physical activity questionnaire in Vietnam.External Web Site Policy J Phys Act Health 2010 May;7(3):410-8.
  118. Cerin E, Barnett A, Sit CH, Cheung MC, Lee LC, Ho SY, Chan WM. Measuring walking within and outside the neighborhood in Chinese elders: reliability and validity.External Web Site Policy BMC Public Health 2011 Nov 9;11:851.
  119. Chau JY, Van Der Ploeg HP, Dunn S, Kurko J, Bauman AE. Validity of the occupational sitting and physical activity questionnaire.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 2012 Jan;44(1):118-25.
  120. Ewald B, McEvoy M, Attia J. Pedometer counts superior to physical activity scale for identifying health markers in older adults.External Web Site Policy Br J Sports Med 2010 Aug;44(10):756-61.
  121. Fjeldsoe BS, Marshall AL, Miller YD. Measurement properties of the Australian Women's Activity Survey.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 2009 May;41(5):1020-33.
  122. Giles K, Marshall AL. Repeatability and accuracy of CHAMPS as a measure of physical activity in a community sample of older Australian adults.External Web Site Policy J Phys Act Health 2009 Mar;6(2):221-9.
  123. Harris TJ, Owen CG, Victor CR, Adams R, Ekelund U, Cook DG. A comparison of questionnaire, accelerometer, and pedometer: measures in older people.External Web Site Policy Med Sci Sports Exerc 2009 Jul;41(7):1392-402.
  124. Heesch KC, Hill RL, van Uffelen JG, Brown WJ. Are Active Australia physical activity questions valid for older adults?External Web Site Policy J Sci Med Sport 2011 May;14(3):233-7.
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