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Associations between physical activity and quality of life outcomes in adults with severe obesity: a cross-sectional study prior to the beginning of a lifestyle intervention

Randi Jepsen, Eivind Aadland, John R Andersen, Gerd K Natvig
2013 Health and Quality of Life Outcomes  
The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.  ...  ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND DECLARATIONS Funding The study was financially supported by the Faculty of Health Studies, Sogn og Fjordane University College, Norway.  ...  Source of data R E S E A R C H Open Access Associations between physical activity and quality of life outcomes in adults with severe obesity: a cross-sectional study prior to the beginning of a lifestyle  ... 
doi:10.1186/1477-7525-11-187 pmid:24188415 pmcid:PMC4228263 fatcat:keak64vrs5gedjnywqgkbzi5pm

Technology for monitoring everyday prosthesis use: a systematic review

Alix Chadwell, Laura Diment, M. Micó-Amigo, Dafne Z. Morgado Ramírez, Alex Dickinson, Malcolm Granat, Laurence Kenney, Sisary Kheng, Mohammad Sobuh, Robert Ssekitoleko, Peter Worsley
2020 Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation  
It discusses the types of studies that have been undertaken, the technologies used to monitor physical activity, the benefits of monitoring daily living and the barriers to long-term monitoring, with particular  ...  A systematic literature search was conducted in PubMed, Web of Science, Scopus, CINAHL and EMBASE of studies that monitored the activity of prosthesis users during daily-living.  ...  We also thank the University of Southampton's Institute for Life Sciences / FortisNet interdisciplinary musculoskeletal research network for supporting our preliminary work.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s12984-020-00711-4 pmid:32665020 fatcat:2nhwldftkfgenovz53m6qnujpq

Health—exploring complexity: an interdisciplinary systems approach HEC2016

Eva Grill, Martin Müller, Ulrich Mansmann
2016 European Journal of Epidemiology  
All the studies were cross-sectional and questionnaires were used as survey tool.  ...  Wearable sensors for objective long-term measurement of physical activity, sleep quality and other parameters are increasingly used in large cohort studies such as the UK Biobank, the Tromsø Study and  ...  In this context, a focused crawler uses techniques from the field of machine learning to estimate the relevance of a webpage for the domain of interest [5,6].  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10654-016-0183-1 pmid:27522353 fatcat:dcl3nbpygvh5fg7keri74h55ie

The 8th International Conference on Ambulatory Monitoring of Physical Activity and Movement

2021 Journal for the Measurement of Physical Behaviour  
The aim of this study was to assess the association between daytime physical activity and sleep quality in hospitalized older persons with dementia.  ...  The ICAMPAM conferences are designed to provide a forum for researchers and students to discuss the latest developments in physical behaviour monitoring using wearable devices.  ...  Sensor-Derived Physical Activity in People With Parkinsons Disease During the First Wave of Covid-19 Pandemic -A Cross-Sectional Study From Sweden Maria Hagstromer 1 , Breiffni Leavy 1 , David Moulaee  ... 
doi:10.1123/jmpb.2021-0036 fatcat:jjorxdbelrbn7ngkj6542uq4zu

Digital Phenotyping and Patient-Generated Health Data for Outcome Measurement in Surgical Care: A Scoping Review

Prakash Jayakumar, Eugenia Lin, Vincent Galea, Abraham J. Mathew, Nikhil Panda, Imelda Vetter, Alex B. Haynes
2020 Journal of Personalized Medicine  
Most of the work involved research-grade wearables (n = 130, 58%), prioritizing the capture of activity (n = 165, 74%) and biometric data (n = 100, 45%), with a view to providing a tracking/monitoring  ...  Digital phenotyping—the moment-by-moment quantification of human phenotypes in situ using data related to activity, behavior, and communications, from personal digital devices, such as smart phones and  ...  agreement between two methods: A Cross-sectional study Barrachina, B., et al. 2017 Spain Feasibility/Validity General Surgery Peri SP Biometrics F Physical Activity, Quality of Life and Body  ... 
doi:10.3390/jpm10040282 pmid:33333915 fatcat:2lf36olmbnhw5oe2zq5ihjqn3e

Real-Time Human Ambulation, Activity, and Physiological Monitoring: Taxonomy of Issues, Techniques, Applications, Challenges and Limitations

Rinat Khusainov, Djamel Azzi, Ifeyinwa Achumba, Sebastian Bersch
2013 Sensors  
The research studies have resulted in a large amount of literature.  ...  The general aim is to devise effective means of addressing the demands of assisted living, rehabilitation, and clinical observation and assessment through sensor-based monitoring.  ...  Future studies should combine the use of sensor-based monitors with suitable questionnaires [133] .  ... 
doi:10.3390/s131012852 pmid:24072027 pmcid:PMC3859040 fatcat:47hkpgchwvdeppsxv2di7vfagy

Systematic review to identify and appraise outcome measures used to evaluate childhood obesity treatment interventions (CoOR): evidence of purpose, application, validity, reliability and sensitivity

Maria Bryant, Lee Ashton, Julia Brown, Susan Jebb, Judy Wright, Katharine Roberts, Jane Nixon
2014 Health Technology Assessment  
Lack of uniformity in outcome measures used in evaluations of childhood obesity treatment interventions can impede the ability to assess effectiveness and limits comparisons across trials.  ...  To identify and appraise outcome measures to produce a framework of recommended measures for use in evaluations of childhood obesity treatment interventions.  ...  In comparisons between BIA and TBW, cross-sectional comparisons showed good agreement between BIA and TBW.  ... 
doi:10.3310/hta18510 pmid:25125212 pmcid:PMC4781037 fatcat:fb4savjhzjhrfmew5wwxei7zcu

Objectively measured physical activity in European children: the IDEFICS study

K Konstabel, T Veidebaum, V Verbestel, L A Moreno, K Bammann, M Tornaritis, G Eiben, D Molnár, A Siani, O Sprengeler, N Wirsik, W Ahrens (+1 others)
2014 International Journal of Obesity  
For example, the percentage of study participants who were physically active (as assessed by MVPA) for 60 or more minutes per day ranged from 2.0% (Cyprus) to 14.7% (Sweden) in girls and from 9.5% (Italy  ...  METHODS: Free-living PA and sedentary time were objectively assessed using ActiGraph GT1M or ActiTrainer activity monitors in all children who had at least 3 days' worth of valid accelerometer data, with  ...  Study subjects and their parents could consent to single components of the study while abstaining from others.  ... 
doi:10.1038/ijo.2014.144 pmid:25376215 fatcat:oxemgpdizjeghogkopzdrr5p5a

Shaping Pathways to Child Health: A Systematic Review of Street-Scale Interventions in City Streets

Adriana Ortegon-Sanchez, Laura Vaughan, Nicola Christie, Rosemary R. C. McEachan
2022 International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health  
Physical activity or play was the only health outcome assessed.  ...  We recommend a multi-disciplinary approach to evaluation, explicit reporting of built environment indicators targeted in interventions and offer solutions to others working in this area.  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/ijerph19095227 pmid:35564621 pmcid:PMC9105466 fatcat:rtb44mr4izbe3hfczmhtbuhqvu

Sensor Technologies to Manage the Physiological Traits of Chronic Pain: A Review

David Naranjo-Hernández, Javier Reina-Tosina, Laura M. Roa
2020 Sensors  
daily activity monitoring or facial expressions, which can be acquired with diverse sensor technologies and multisensory approaches.  ...  As the assessment and management of pain are essential issues for a wide range of clinical disorders and treatments, this paper reviews different sensor-based approaches applied to the objective evaluation  ...  Section 3 reveals the interest of accelerometry and its application to the evaluation of physical activity in the study of chronic pain.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s20020365 pmid:31936420 pmcid:PMC7014460 fatcat:u74tfa6kf5h7lllurwrfpvavrq

Towards automated symptoms assessment in mental health [article]

Maxim Osipov
2019 arXiv   pre-print
A principled framework is proposed for mHealth monitoring of psychiatric patients, based on measurable changes in behaviour, represented in physical activity time series, collected via mobile and wearable  ...  Activity and motion analysis has the potential to be used as a diagnostic tool for mental disorders.  ...  transitions between activities within these states, as described in the next sections. 4.5.1 Stationary activity segments One approach for the analysis of non-stationarity of physical activity is  ... 
arXiv:1908.06013v1 fatcat:7smpoutewvg27p5e3kwprg7xse

Understanding The Social-Ecological Influences Within School Playgrounds On Children'S Enjoyment And Participation In Physical Activity

Brendon Hyndman
2015 Zenodo  
The LEAP questionnaire study filled an important gap in the literature via the development of a school context-specific instrument to measure enjoyment, a key mediator of children's school-based physical  ...  The facilitators and barriers to children's physical activity during school breaks provided the framework to develop a reliable self-report measure examining multiple levels of influence on primary school  ...  Researchers examined the self-reported physical activity of a cross-sectional sample of 3,471 children and adolescents aged 12-18-years-old (264) .  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.29064 fatcat:zcm72jsdpvdtvdcjhspw4fo534

Cardiovascular Health Promotion in Children: Challenges and Opportunities for 2020 and Beyond: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association

Julia Steinberger, Stephen R. Daniels, Nancy Hagberg, Carmen R. Isasi, Aaron S. Kelly, Donald Lloyd-Jones, Russell R. Pate, Charlotte Pratt, Christina M. Shay, Jeffrey A. Towbin, Elaine Urbina, Linda V. Van Horn (+1 others)
2016 Circulation  
The device is small and relatively unobtrusive and thus can be used to measure physical activity for multiple days, thereby providing a reliable reflection of a child's usual physical activity level.  ...  An accelerometer is an electromechanical motion sensor that provides an objective measure of a child's participation in physical activity across the entire range of physical activity intensities.  ...  Questionnaire, which all reviewers are required to complete and submit.  ... 
doi:10.1161/cir.0000000000000441 pmid:27515136 pmcid:PMC5218582 fatcat:v2yqf7uw2nhwre4aifxnbtdw6e

Propensity for emotion rehearsal, body image estimation and metabolic health in Chinese children

F. Ling, A. McManus, G. Knowles, R. Polman
2012 Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport  
Methods: Data on the frequency of daily physical activity and physical independency were obtained from a population-based cohort study in Shizuoka, Japan.  ...  Conclusion: This study suggests a protective effect of walking speed even with the use of self-assessment on the changes of mobility among Japanese elderly people.  ...  Methods: A cross-sectional study involving 153 adolescent girls (Township=110; Town=43) from Physical Activity and Health Longitudinal Study (PAHLS) with mean age of 14.85±0.73 were studied.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.jsams.2012.11.349 fatcat:dk2zsctnyreo5b2vms5dxsehfu

Affective and cardiovascular responding to unpleasant events from adolescence to old age: Complexity of events matters

Cornelia Wrzus, Viktor Müller, Gert G. Wagner, Ulman Lindenberger, Michaela Riediger
2013 Developmental Psychology  
In Study 1, we used a mobile phone-based experience-sampling technology in 378 participants 14 -86 years of age.  ...  In Study 2, a subsample of 92 participants wore an ambulatory psycho-physiological monitoring system for 24 hr while pursuing their daily routines and additionally completed an average of 7 mobile phone-based  ...  To investigate these predictions, we combined the mobile phone-based experience-sampling technique used in Study 1 with 24-hr ambulatory psycho-physiological monitoring of cardiovascular and physical activity  ... 
doi:10.1037/a0028325 pmid:22545845 fatcat:ccdd2c66ovhgxli2bvx2uk5gvu
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