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Validation Studies of the The Telephone Assessment of Physical Activity (TAPA)

Mayer et al. 2008

See reference #98

Methods
TAPA compared with the Rapid Assessment of Physical Activity questionnaire (RAPA) and the Community Healthy Activities Model Program for Seniors questionnaire (Champs) (Spearman correlations)
Sample
34 participants, age 63 to 92 years (mean age 75), 62% female
Summary Results
TAPA vs. RAPA 0.738 (P = .001) 0.463 (P = .001)
TAPA vs. CHAMPS 0.672 (P = .001) 0.526 (P = .001)
RAPA vs. CHAMPS 0.663 (P = .001) 0.398 (P = .001)

Last Modified: 11 Apr 2014