Variable Details:

Source:

Plotnikoff, Ronald C. , Sonia Lippke, and Steven T. Johnson (2010), "Physical Activity and Stages of Change: A Longitudinal Test in Types 1 and 2 Diabetes Samples", Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 40, 138-149.
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Variable



Definition:

  • Participants were asked to rate their confidence that they could participate in regular physical activity in the next 6 months.


Item(s):

  • How confident are you that you could participate in regular physical activity in the next 6 months when: a little tired.
  • How confident are you that you could participate in regular physical activity in the next 6 months when: in a bad mood or feeling depressed.
  • How confident are you that you could participate in regular physical activity in the next 6 months when: doing it by yourself.
  • How confident are you that you could participate in regular physical activity in the next 6 months when: it became boring.
  • How confident are you that you could participate in regular physical activity in the next 6 months when: did not notice any improvements in you fitness.
  • How confident are you that you could participate in regular physical activity in the next 6 months when: had other demands.
  • How confident are you that you could participate in regular physical activity in the next 6 months when: felt stiff or sore.
  • How confident are you that you could participate in regular physical activity in the next 6 months when: the weather was bad.
  • How confident are you that you could participate in regular physical activity in the next 6 months when: had to get up early, even on weekends.
  • How confident are you that you could participate in regular physical activity in the next 6 months when: had diabetes complications.
  • How confident are you that you could participate in regular physical activity in the next 6 months when: had to find different activities due to diabetes complications.
  • How confident are you that you could participate in regular physical activity in the next 6 months when: felt a little ill.
  • How confident are you that you could participate in regular physical activity in the next 6 months when: had to let others know about their diabetes.


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