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Systematic review of the validity and reliability of consumer-wearable activity trackers

OPEN The international journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity | 20 Dec 2015

KR Evenson, MM Goto and RD Furberg
Abstract
Consumer-wearable activity trackers are electronic devices used for monitoring fitness- and other health-related metrics. The purpose of this systematic review was to summarize the evidence for validity and reliability of popular consumer-wearable activity trackers (Fitbit and Jawbone) and their ability to estimate steps, distance, physical activity, energy expenditure, and sleep.
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Exercise, Electronic engineering, Reliability, Electronics, Capacitor
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