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

Dinger et al. 2004

See reference #79

Methods
PASE compared to accelerometry (Spearman correlations)
Sample
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