Validity and reliability of Turkish version of the Recent Physical Activity Questionnaire


DEMİRCİOĞLU A., Dag O., ÖZKAL Ö.

CUKUROVA MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.46, no.2, pp.742-755, 2021 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.17826/cumj.870655
  • Journal Name: CUKUROVA MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index, Academic Search Premier, Directory of Open Access Journals, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.742-755
  • Keywords: Surveys and questionnaires, physical activity, validation study, ACTIVITY SCALE, HEALTH, STATE

Abstract

Purpose: Physical inactivity is an important determinant of chronic disease such as obesity, cardiovascular disease and certain types of cancer. Therefore, evaluation of physical activity becomes more important day by day. The purpose of the present study was to investigate the validity, reliability and Turkish version of The Recent Physical Activity Questionnaire (RPAQ) in healthy population.