Published on in Vol 6, No 4 (2018): April

Counting Steps in Activities of Daily Living in People With a Chronic Disease Using Nine Commercially Available Fitness Trackers: Cross-Sectional Validity Study

Counting Steps in Activities of Daily Living in People With a Chronic Disease Using Nine Commercially Available Fitness Trackers: Cross-Sectional Validity Study

Counting Steps in Activities of Daily Living in People With a Chronic Disease Using Nine Commercially Available Fitness Trackers: Cross-Sectional Validity Study

Darcy Ummels 1, 2, 3, MSc;  Emmylou Beekman 1, 2, 3, PhD;  Kyra Theunissen 2, MSc;  Susy Braun 4, 5, PhD;  Anna J Beurskens 2, 3, PhD

1 ParaMedisch Centrum Zuid , Sittard , NL

2 Research Centre for Autonomy and Participation of Persons with a Chronic Illness , Zuyd University of Applied Sciences, Heerlen , NL

3 Care and Public Health Research Institute School for Public Health and Primary Care, Department of Family Medicine, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht , NL

4 Research Centre for Nutrition, Lifestyle and Exercise , Zuyd University of Applied Sciences, Heerlen , NL

5 Care and Public Health Research Institute School for Public Health and Primary Care, Department of Health Services Research, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht , NL

Corresponding Author:

  • Darcy Ummels, MSc
  • Research Centre for Autonomy and Participation of Persons with a Chronic Illness
  • Zuyd University of Applied Sciences
  • PO Box 550
  • Heerlen
  • NL
  • Phone: 31 45 400 63 78
  • Email: darcy.ummels@zuyd.nl