Journal for the Measurement of Physical Behaviour

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The June 2020 Issue of JMPB now available to ISMPB Members!

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Volume 3, Issue 2

ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Consequences of Choosing Different Settings When Processing Hip-Based Accelerometry Data From Older Adults: A Practical Approach Using Baseline Data From the SITLESS Study. Jason J. Wilson, Mathias Skjødt, Ilona McMullan, Nicole E. Blackburn, Maria Giné-Garriga, Oriol Sansano-Nadal, Marta Roqué i Figuls, Jochen Klenk, Dhayana Dallmeier, Emma McIntosh, Manuela Deidda, Mark A. Tully, Paolo Caserotti , On behalf of the SITLESS Group

Physical Activity Monitor Accuracy for Overground Walking and Free-Living Conditions Among Pregnant Women. Christopher P. Connolly, Jordana Dahmen, Robert D. Catena, Nigel Campbell, Alexander H.K. Montoye

Alternative Wear-Time Estimation Methods Compared to Traditional Diary Logs for Wrist-Worn ActiGraph Accelerometers in Pregnant Women. Samantha F. Ehrlich, Amanda J. Casteel, Scott E. Crouter, Paul R. Hibbing, Monique M. Hedderson, Susan D. Brown, Maren Galarce, Dawn P. Coe, David R. Bassett, Assiamira Ferrara

Reported and Device-Based Physical Activity By Race/Ethnic Groups in Young-Old Women. Andrea Stewart, Barbara Sternfeld, Brittney S. Lange-Maia, Kelly R. Ylitalo, Alicia Colvin, Carrie A. Karvonen-Gutierrez, Sheila A. Dugan, Robin R. Green, Kelley Pettee Gabriel

University Student’s Perceptions of Self-Tracking Devices, Data Privacy, and Sharing Digital Data for Research Purposes. Marianne I. Clark and Matthew W. Driller

Validation of a Clinically Feasible Activity Monitor Which Measures Body Postures and Movements in Adults With LowerLimb Amputation Who Wear a Prosthesis. Willemijn M.J. van Rooij, H.J.G. van den Berg-Emons, Herwin L.D. Horemans, Malou H.J. Fanchamps, Fred A. de Laat, Johannes B.J. Bussmann

High-Tech Video Capture and Analysis for Counting Park Users. Richard R. Suminski, Gregory M. Dominick, Philip
Saponaro, Elizabeth M. Orsega-Smith, Eric Plautz, Matthew Saponaro

Infant Leg Activity Intensity Before and After Naps. Ivan A. Trujillo-Priego, Judy Zhou, Inge F. Werner, Weiyang Deng, Beth A. Smith

Effect of Monitor Placement on the Daily Step Counts of Wrist and Hip Activity Monitors. Susan Park, Lindsay P. Toth, Scott E. Crouter, Cary M. Springer, Robert T. Marcotte and David R. Bassett

Review
Review of Validity and Reliability of Garmin Activity Trackers. Kelly R. Evenson and Camden L. Spade

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Mission

The Journal for the Measurement of Physical Behaviour is the official Journal of the International Society for the Measurement of Physical Behaviour and publishes high quality research papers that employ and/or apply sensor-based measures of physical activity, movement disorders, sedentary behaviour and sleep.

  • Research from multiple disciplines: kinesiology, psychology, computer science, engineering, statistics, public health, and clinical sciences
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Types of papers

  • Experimental studies
  • Reviews, cross-sectional and longitudinal (cohort) studies
  • Brief reports
  • Technical notes
  • Evidence based best practices
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About the Journal

  • Publisher: Human Kinetics
  • On-line journal (hard copies available upon request for extra charge
  • Part of membership dues ($30 per year)
  • 4 issues per year
  • Open access publishing possible (fees range from $2000 – $2950)
  • No page charges
  • Web portal is open here: https://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/hk_jmpb
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Topics (Examples)

  • Novel methods for sensor calibration and validation
  • New sensor technology
  • Analytic advances in measurement and interpretation
  • New sensor-based outcomes for clinical sciences
  • Applications of wearable monitors for assessing exposure and outcomes
  • Evidence based papers leading to best practices for use of wearable sensors in research and clinical settings

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Editorial Leadership

Editor in Chief

Philippa Dall

Journal Operations Committee

Philippa Dall
Ben Stansfield
Alex Rowlands
H.J.G (Rita) Van den Berg

Associate Editors
Stephen Intille
Dinesh John
John Sirard
Rebecca Spencer
John Staudenmayer
Scott Strath
Lisa Cadmus-Betram
Soren Brage
Maria Hagstromer
Joanne McVeigh
John Reilly
Alex Rowlands
Stewart Trost
Editorial Board

Ann Swartz
Kathleen Janz
Rick Troiano
Greg Welk
Scott Crouter
David Bassett
Matt Buman
Sarah Keadle
Kate Lyden
HJG Van den Berg
Alan Donnelly
Philippa Dall
Ben Stansfield
Malcolm Granat
Jorunn Helbostad