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Validation Studies of the Physical Activity Questionnaire for Elderly Japanese (PAQ-EJ)

Yasunaga et al. 2007

See reference #114

Methods
PAQ-EJ scores for categories of activity compared to averaged accelerometer data collected for 1 month (Pearson correlation)
Sample
61 men age 72.8 ±3.9 years and 86 women age 72.8 ±4.6 years
Summary Results
  Accelerometer
(steps/day)
PAQ-EJ-(MET/hr/week)
Total score .408 (p<.001)
Lower-intensity categories .278 (p<.001)
Higher intensity categories .526 (p<.001)

Last Modified: 11 Apr 2014