ERIC Number: EJ411317
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Measuring Physical Activity in the Elderly: Some Implications for Nutrition.
Shephard, Roy J.
Canadian Journal on Aging, v9 n2 p188-203 Sum 1990
Measurement of physical activity patterns is discussed in terms of data obtained by attitude assessment, activity questionnaires, personal monitoring devices, and fitness assessment. Problems of each technique are described. Application of activity measures to the estimation of total dietary needs is discussed. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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