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Validation Studies of the Fels physical activity questionnaire for children

Treuth et al. 2005

See reference #110

Fels PAQ compared to Actiwatch accelerometer (counts per minute)
worn for 6 d
130 girls and 99 boys aged 7-19 years
Summary Results
  Actiwatch (high school age)
Fels PAQ
Fels score I 0.11 (P=0.33)
Fels score 2 0.28 (P=0.014)
Mean Fels score 0.21 (P=0.006)
Mean sport score 0.34 (P=0.002)
Mean leisure score 0.20 (P=0.08)
Mean work score 0.08 (P=0.47)

Last Modified: 11 Apr 2014