Research Database

Real-time Visual Activity Feedback For Physical Activity Improvement In Cancer Patients

  • Presented on June 1, 2013

Physical activity is becoming increasingly recognized as valuable to cancer patients during treatment and rehabilitation. Therefore strategies and measures to encourage patients to become more active and to achieve physical activity recommendations are of great importance. Purpose The study evaluated an accelerometer based biofeedback device by measuring the change of ...

Psychometric Properties of Two Physical Activity Questionnaires, the AQuAA and the PASE, in Cancer Patients

  • Added on March 16, 2011

This study aimed to evaluate the reliability and validity of two self-report physical activity (PA) questionnaires - the AQuAA (Activity Questionnaire for Adults and Adolescents) and PASE (Physical Activity Scale for the Elderly) - in cancer patients. Methods Test-retest reliability was determined by administering the questionnaires twice within 5 days. Intraclass ...