To compare (1) the reliability of two expensive and two inexpensive measuring instruments, suitable for use in the community and (2) the reliability of experienced compared with inexperienced observers.
Design- (1) Ten children aged 5-12 years were each measured three times blindly, and in random order, by two experienced observers using four different portable instruments. (2) Four groups of four children aged 5-11 years were each measured three times blindly, and in random order by four experienced and one inexperienced measurer, using two different portable instruments.
Mots-clés Pascal : Taille corporelle, Biométrie corporelle, Enfant, Homme, Milieu scolaire, Etude comparative, Appareil mesure, Aspect économique, Coût, Angleterre, Grande Bretagne, Royaume Uni, Europe
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Body size, Corporal biometry, Child, Human, School environment, Comparative study, Measuring instrument, Economic aspect, Costs, England, Great Britain, United Kingdom, Europe
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0489628
Code Inist : 002B24O14. Création : 199501.