National Cancer Institute Home at the National Institutes of Health |
Please wait while this form is being loaded....
The Applied Research Program Web site is no longer maintained. ARP's former staff have moved to the new Healthcare Delivery Research Program, the Behavioral Research Program, or the Epidemiology & Genomics Research Program, and the content from this Web site is being moved to one of those sites as appropriate. Please update your links and bookmarks!

Validation Studies of the Physical Activity Scale for the Elderly (PASE)

Dinger et al. 2004

See reference #79

PASE compared to accelerometry (Spearman correlations)
43 female, 23 male subjects (age = 75.7 ± 7.9 years
Summary Results
  Actigraph counts
PASE scores:
Total score 0.43 (p<0.01)
Home score 0.38 (p<0.004)
Leisure score 0.11 NS
Occupational 0.20 NS

Correlation between accelerometer mean counts x minute
(-1) and 1st interview total PASE scores = 0.43 (p < 0.01)

Last Modified: 11 Apr 2014