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The International Physical Activity Questionnaire-long form overestimates self-reported physical activity of Brazilian adults
(W B Saunders Co Ltd, 2012-11-01)
Objective: To explore issues associated with measuring physical activity using the International Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ)-long form in adults living in a mid-sized Brazilian city.Methods: A stratified random ...
Sociodemographic and behavioral factors associated with physical activity in Brazilian adolescents
Background Physical activity in adolescents is associated with short- and long-term health benefits. Physical activity can occur in various domains and is influenced by a complex network of factors. The ...
Body image and self-esteem in children according to their nutritional status and frequency of physical activity
(SOC CHILENA NUTRICION. BROMATOLOGIA & TOXICOLOGIA, 2017)
The impact of physical activity on mitigation of health care costs related to diabetes mellitus: findings from developed and developing settings Diabetes mellitus and physical exercise
(Bentham Science Publishers, 2015)
Over the last decades, the prevalence of diabetes mellitus (DM) has been increasing globally such that nowadays the disease constitutes an important outcome related to early mortality among adults. In parallel with the ...
Depressive symptoms and level of physical activity in patients with Alzheimer's disease
Aim: The purpose of this study was to determine the presence of depressive symptoms in patients with Alzheimer's disease, to assess whether there was an association between physical activity level and depressive symptoms ...
Different pain responses to distinct levels of physical activity in women with patellofemoral pain
Background Physical activity levels seem to play a role in patellofemoral pain (PFP); however, few studies have been conducted to confirm this hypothesis. Objectives To determine the reported pain levels of women with and ...
Physical activity and disability measures in chronic non-specific low back pain: a study of responsiveness
Objectives: To compare the responsiveness of disability measures with physical activity measures in patients with chronic low back pain (CLBP) undergoing a course of physical therapy treatment. Design: This is a prospective ...
Physical activity counseling in primary health care in Brazil: a national study on prevalence and associated factors
Abstract Background The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence and correlates of physical activity counseling among physicians and nurses working in primary health care in ...
A critical analysis on "Active Learning" in the light of Cultural-Historical Activity Theory (CHAT): Implications to Physics Education and to experimental activities as a particular case.
(The International Commission on Physics Education (ICPE) Commission C14 of the International Union of P ure and Applied Physics (IUPAP)The European Physical Society Physics Education Division (EPS PED)The Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles Un iversity in PraguePraga, 2013-08-05)
This is a research paper in which we discuss “active learning” in the light of Cultural-Historical Activity Theory (CHAT), a powerful framework to analyze human activity, including teaching and learning process and the ...