TITLE

Performance of the international physical activity questionnaire (short form) in subgroups of the Hong Kong chinese population

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition & Physical Activit;2011, Vol. 8, p81
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the international physical activity questionnaire's (IPAQ-SF) performance in subgroups of the Hong Kong Chinese population, in China. It was concluded that the criterion validity of IPAQ-C was influenced by factors such as sex, age, job status, educational level, and obesity. The authors state that IPAQ-SF validity is questionable in their Chinese population.
ACCESSION #
65257717

 

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