Table 1

Medline search strategy

1

self report$.tw.

2

questionnaire$.tw.

3

diary.tw.

4

log$.tw.

5

survey.tw.

6

interview$.tw.

7

recall.tw.

8

physical activity assessment.tw.

9

Minnesota Leisure Time Physical Activity Questionnaire.tw.

10

Framingham Leisure Time Physical Activity Questionnaire$.tw.

11

Global Physical Activity Questionnaire$.tw.

12

(International Physical Activity Questionnaire or IPAQ$).tw.

13

(Godin Leisure Time Exercise Questionnaire or Godin-Shephard Leisure Time Exercise Questionnaire$).tw.

14

seven day physical activity recall$.tw.

15

(Bouchard three day physical activity record or bouchard 3 day physical activity record$).tw.

16

Baecke Questionnaire of Habitual Physical Activity.tw.

17

Modified Baecke Questionnaire for Older Adults$.tw.

18

Modifiable Activity Questionnaire$.tw.

19

Aerobics Center Longitudinal Study Physical Activity Questionnaire.tw.

20

CARDIA Physical Activity Questionnaire$.tw.

21

(Health Insurance Plan of New York Activity Questionnaire or HIP activity questionnaire).tw.

22

(physical activity questionnaire of the kuopio ischemic heart disease study or physical activity questionnaire of the KIHD study).tw.

23

Paffenbarger Physical Activity Questionnaire$.tw.

24

Lipid Research Clinics Questionnaire.tw.

25

Stanford Physical Activity Questionnaire$.tw.

26

Tecumseh Occupational Physical Activity Questionnaire$.tw.

27

Physical Activity Scale for the Elderly.tw.

28

Canada Fitness Survey$.tw.

29

(The MONICA Optional Study of Physical Activity or MOSPA$).tw.

30

Framingham Physical Activity Index.tw.

31

YALE Physical Activity Survey$.tw.

32

Zutphen Physical Activity Questionnaire$.tw.

33

or/1–32

34

(doubly labeled water or doubly labelled water).tw.

35

calorimet$.tw.

36

heart rate monitor$.tw.

37

acceleromet$.tw.

38

pedomet$.tw.

39

activity monitor$.tw.

40

CSA monitor.tw.

41

or/34–40

42

direct$ observ$.tw.

43

((direct$ or physical or objective) adj2 measur$).tw.

44

((reference or gold or criter$) adj standard$).tw.

45

(reliability or validity).tw.

46

or/42–45

47

physical activity.tw.

48

exercise.tw.

49

walk$.tw.

50

physical fitness.tw.

51

or/47–50

52

46 and 51

53

41 or 52

54

33 and 53

55

adult$.tw.

56

exp adult/

57

or/55–56

58

54 and 57


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