Mini Symposia Presentations

Start Date

20-5-2014 2:30 PM

Description

As part of the mini-symposium entitled "Physical Activity, Sedentary Behavior and Function in Individuals with Knee and Hip Osteoarthritis: Clinical Observations and Opportunities for Future Research," Dr. Freedson highlights her group's research on using wearable monitors to objectively quantify changes in physical activity and sedentary behavior in individuals with moderate to severe knee and/or hip osteoarthritis.

Keywords

wearable physical activity sensors, physical activity, exercise, sedentary behavior

Comments

Presented at the 2014 UMass Center for Clinical and Translational Science Research Retreat, held on May 20, 2014 at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Mass.

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May 20th, 2:30 PM

Assessing Sedentary Behavior and Physical Activity with Wearable Sensors

As part of the mini-symposium entitled "Physical Activity, Sedentary Behavior and Function in Individuals with Knee and Hip Osteoarthritis: Clinical Observations and Opportunities for Future Research," Dr. Freedson highlights her group's research on using wearable monitors to objectively quantify changes in physical activity and sedentary behavior in individuals with moderate to severe knee and/or hip osteoarthritis.

 

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