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Table 1 Study measurement schedule: behavioural, health and wellbeing measures

From: ‘On Your Feet to Earn Your Seat’, a habit-based intervention to reduce sedentary behaviour in older adults: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

Measurement Number of items Objective measure or self-report Construct measured Measurement points
     Baseline 8 weeks 12 weeks
Behavioural
Accelerometry - Objective Physical activity, sedentary behaviour x x x
International Physical Activity Questionnaire (short form) [51] 7 Self-report Physical activity, sedentary behaviour x x x
Sedentary behaviour questionnaire [52] 7 Self-report Sedentary behaviour x x x
Tick sheet (intervention group only) 10 Self-report Adherence to intervention Continuous use between baseline and 8 weeks  
Psychological
Item from Self-Report Habit Index and Self-Report Behavioural Automaticity Index [64, 65] 2 Self-report Generic physical activity habit, Generic sedentary behaviour habit x x x
Item from Self-Report Habit Index and Self-Report Behavioural Automaticity Index [64, 65](intervention group only) 10 Self-report Habit for behaviours recommended in intervention booklet x x x
CONFbal [59] 10 Self-report Confidence in balance x x x
Short Falls Efficiency Scale, International [60] 7 Self-report Fear of falling x x x
Health and wellbeing
Item from Fall Risk Assessment Tool [58] 1 Self-report History of falls x x x
Items from Center of Epidemiological Studies Depression Scale [61] 2 Self-report Fatigue, exhaustion x x x
Verbal descriptor pain item [62] 1 Self-report Pain x x x
Verbal descriptor stiffness item 1 Self-report Stiffness x x x
EQ5D [57] 6 Self-report Quality of life x x x
Timed walk - Objective Walking speed x x x
Grip - Objective Grip strength x x x
Chair rises - Objective Leg strength x x x
Tandem standing - Objective Balance x x x
Blood pressure - Objective Blood pressure x x x
Views towards intervention
Exit interview - Self-report Acceptability of randomized controlled trial    x