National Cancer Institute Home at the National Institutes of Health | www.cancer.gov

Validation Studies of the School Health Action, Planning and Evaluation System (SHAPES) physical activity questionnaire

Wong et al. 2006

See reference #113

Methods
SHAPES PA compared to MTI accelerometers worn consecutively for 7 days. (Spearman correlations)
Sample
67 boys and girls grades 6-12
Summary Results
  MTI
Shapes
Ave moderate PA/d (min) 0.31*
Ave vigorous PA/d (min) 0.25**
Ave mod-vig PA/d (min) 0.44***
Ave EE/d (min) 0.44****

* p < 0.02   ** p < 0.07   *** p < 0.01   **** p < 0.001

Last Modified: 11 Apr 2014