Validation of the Actiheart Activity Monitor for Measurement of Activity Energy Expenditure in Children and Adolescents with Chronic Disease.

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Takken , Tim ; Stephens , Samantha ; Balemans , Astrid ; Tremblay , Mark S ; Esliger , Dale W ; Schneiderman , Jane ; Biggar , W. Douglas ; Longmuir , Patricia ; Wright , Virginia ; McCrindle , Brian W ; Hendricks , Moniek ; Abbad , Adrey ; Van Der Net , Janjaap ; Feldman , Brian (2010)
  • Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1038/ejcn.2010.196
  • Subject: heart rate | exercise | measurement | physical activity | indirect calorimetry

International audience; Introduction: The purpose of this study was to develop an activity energy expenditure (AEE) prediction equation for the Actiheart activity monitor (AH) for use in children with chronic disease. Methods: 63 children, aged 8-18 years with different... View more
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