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4 results for "Compliance"

Utility of ActiGraph wear sensor in assessing wear-time in 24-hour wrist measurement

  • Published on Jun 21, 2017

There are no standard procedures for identifying wake wear, sleep wear and non-wear time from the 24-h accelerometer recordings. Participant diaries increase participant burden and frequently have missing values. The Choi algorithm identifies 90-min consecutive zero counts as non-wear time, allowing for 2 minutes of non-zero counts, thus possibly ignoring short ...

Physical Activity Guidelines: Compliance in a Sample of Children and Youth With 60 Minutes of Moderate to Vigorous Physical Activities

  • Added on November 8, 2010

Physical inactivity is a well documented risk factor for coronary heart disease and is associated with increased risk for other chronic diseases, including obesity, Type II diabetes mellitus, hypertension, colon cancer, depression, and osteoporosis. Despite evidence on the social, health, and personal benefits of physical activity, many people still choose ...