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Validation Studies of the Health-enhancing physical activity (HEPA) and Office in Motion Questionnaire (OIMQ)

Mader et al. 2006

See reference #95

Methods
Relation of OIMQ, HEPA (a categorical questionnaire) and IPAQ-short, to 7-d accelerometer (MTI) readings, percent body fat, and cardiorespiratory fitness (Spearman correlations)
Sample
13 women mean age 49.7 ± 14 years 22 men mean age 57.6 ± 14.4 years
Summary Results
  MTI
IPAQ
Walking 0.42
Walking and mod 0.43
OIMQ
Total PA 0.44

HEPA vs. MTI: 69% participants classified consistently.

* p = 0.05

Last Modified: 11 Apr 2014